Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival Goes Mobile With Free App!

iPhone view of free Pumpkin Festival mobile appWe’re going mobile!

Download the free Pumpkin Festival mobile app developed by Half Moon Bay’s Phondini Partners which includes an iPad-specific version!

The app is available for Apple and Android devices. The download links are provided below.


Download the free Pumpkin Festival mobile app now!

Download on the App StoreGet It On Google Play

On the app, you can win a $100 Safeway Gift Card by guessing the weight of the 2022 Champion Pumpkin at the Weigh-Off or enter to win another $100 Safeway Gift Card by finding where Gourdy the Festival Mascot is hiding in the app.  This fantastic app provides everything including an interactive site map, information on special attractions, event and entertainment schedules, a Top Ten list, door-to-door directions, and push messaging alerts.

mobile app event map screenshot
mobile app experience screenshot
mobile app arts and crafts screenshot
mobile app music schedule screenshot

Some cool stuff about the Pumpkin Festival app:

  • Two contests - guess the weight of the Giant Pumpkin winner, and find Gourdy the Festival Mascot hiding in the app.
  • The app is self-contained and functions without a connection to 4G or Wi-Fi.
  • The app has "push" messaging capability allowing both security and festival communications informing users of everything from "Lost Child" to "Traffic Accident" to "Stage Announcements" to special deals for Food, Beverages and Art.

Awesome Pumpkin Festival app features include:

  • A searchable list of all artists complete with photos, website and social media links.
  • Band bios complete with photos, website and social media links.
  • Booth locators for artists and food/beverage vendors.
  • An "interactive festival map" featuring all attractions and key locations.
  • Door-to-door directions.


Phondini Partners builds innovative, high-quality mobile applications for iPhone, iPad and Android platforms, manages social media feeds, and coordinates content with websites using local resources.  Their products include the FishLine Fresh Local Seafood Finder and a number of apps in the Government, Education, Environment and Entertainment sectors. For more information about Phondini Partners, visit http://phondini.com.

Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival
Celebrating the Great & Almighty Gourd
October 14-15, 2023 – 9am to 5pm
Main Street, Half Moon Bay, CA