Pumpkin Decorating Contest

When:
October 6, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
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Where:
During the Car show at Lions Park
500 Filmore Street
Elburn, IL 60119
USA
Cost:
Free - bring a pre-decorated pumpkin
Contact:
Lion Jeff Miller

1st Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest

Kuipers Family Farm

Sponsored by Kuipers Family Farm

Click here to download the flier for the Pumpkin Decorating Contest 2013

Drop off your decorated pumpkin to the Lions Park between 9 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Voting will begin at noon and end at 1:30 p.m. Awards will be given at 2 p.m.

The Rules

  • Only one entrant per contestant
  • The main part of each entry must be a pumpkin.
  • Pumpkins may not be carved or hollowed out.
  • Pumpkins may not be larger than 2’ x 2’ x 2’.
  • Pumpkins may not be reclaimed until after the contest.
  • Objects and materials used to decorate pumpkins may not be reclaimed until after the contest, under any circumstances.
  • Objects, paper, and materials of any kind may be pinned or glued to pumpkins. Participants may also draw or paint on their entries. Again, do not carve or hollow out your pumpkin.
  • No electrical device may be used as part of any entry.
  • Each entry must have a title.

Judging Categories and Prizes Awarded
Age 3-5 1st Place – 2 Admissions to Kuiper’s Family Farm & a Dozen Donuts
2nd Place – Dozen Donuts from Kuiper’s Family Farm
Age 6-8 1st Place – 2 Admissions to Kuiper’s Family Farm & a Dozen Donuts
2nd Place – Dozen Donuts from Kuiper’s Family Farm
Age 9-12 1st Place – 2 Admissions to Kuiper’s Family Farm & a Dozen Donuts
2nd Place – Dozen Donuts from Kuiper’s Family Farm
Age 13-17 1st Place – 2 Admissions to Kuiper’s Family Farm & a Dozen Donuts
2nd Place – Dozen Donuts from Kuiper’s Family Farm
Adult 1st Place – 3 tickets to the Lions Club’s German Dinner (October 19th)
2nd place – 2 tickets to the Lions Club’s German Dinner
3rd place – 1 ticket to the Lions Club’s German Dinner