Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off
October 14, 2024
WORLD RECORD BREAKING 2749 LB PUMPKIN AT HALF MOON BAY!
Official photos and video footage can be found on our Press Kit page.
Half Moon Bay’s 51st Annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off will take place the morning of Monday, October 14, 2024. 1st place receives the world's biggest prize of $9/pound, plus the Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off is offering a special $30,000 mega-prize for the world record breaking pumpkin at the prestigious Half Moon Bay event.
2023 WORLD RECORD BREAKING PUMPKIN
Half Moon Bay’s 51st Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off returns Monday, October 14, 2024.
First place receives the world’s biggest prize of $9/pound plus there’s a standing $30k total prize package for a new world record, so bring it on burly behemoths!
Return here to register online closer to the event.
The Half Moon Bay Beautification Committee salutes Safeway for its commitment to the community. Safeway has been the Pumpkin Weigh-Off title sponsor since 1990 and has been an instrumental partner in the Weigh-Off's tremendous success.
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