Please note the following information is from the 2018 event although the dates are correct for 2019.
Please return 3-4 weeks prior to the event when we post information for the 2019 event.

Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival

2019 Schedule of Events

Sunday, October 13

5 p.m. Growers VIP Welcome Party and Media Preview for the Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off
Portuguese Cultural Center, 724 Main Street, Half Moon Bay

Monday, October 14

7 a.m. Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off
IDES Grounds, 735 Main Street
11:30 a.m. Growers Awards Luncheon, IDES Hall

Saturday, October 19

7 a.m. Pancake Breakfast, City Hall Lot, Main St. @ Kelly Ave.
9 a.m. Festival Opens
10 a.m. Costume Contest, Cunha School lot, Church & Correas Streets
12 noon Great Pumpkin Parade
2 p.m. Pie Eating Contest (age 11 and under), Bank of America lot
2:15 p.m. Pie Eating Contest (age 12 and over), Bank of America lot
5 p.m. Festival Closes

Sunday, October 20

7 a.m. Pancake Breakfast, City Hall Lot, Main St. @ Kelly Ave.
8 a.m. Pumpkin Run/Walk on Coastside Trail
5k & 10k Run, 5K Walk, & Kids Fun Run (under age 12) and
Pumpkin Power 5k Obstacle Challenge
Starts at Hatch School (Kelly Ave. @ Hwy. 1).
Run Info:  650-712-7322 or www.seniorcoastsiders.org
9 a.m. Festival Opens
10 a.m. Pumpkin Carving for Fun (not a contest), Bank of America lot
2 p.m. Pie Eating Contest (age 11 and under), Bank of America lot
2:15 p.m. Pie Eating Contest (age 12 and over), Bank of America lot
5 p.m. Festival Closes
Admission is free
No Pets Please
Info-Line: 650-726-9652
Website: www.miramarevents.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/HalfMoonBayPumpkinFestival
Twitter: www.twitter.com/HMBPumpkinFest
Instagram: www.instagram.com/hmbpumpkinfest
Parade
The Great Pumpkin Parade

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Marching band

costume contest
Costume contest

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Pie eating contests

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Pumpkin carving

Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival

World Pumpkin Capital Celebrates The Great Gourd
October 19-20, 2019 9am to 5pm
Main Street, Half Moon Bay, CA