• Heavyweight Championship of Gargantuan Gourds
    October 10, 2022, 7am-2pm
    Half Moon Bay


Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off

This year is Half Moon Bay’s 49th Annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off. 1st place prize money has been increased to $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.

We’ll be live-streaming the Weigh-Off on Facebook!


2022 Pumpkin Weigh Off Champion Half Moon Bay

Wow! A Hefty World’s Biggest Prize of $9/Pound + $30k World Record Prize Headline

Half Moon Bay’s 49th Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off

Half Moon Bay’s 49th Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off returns Monday, October 10.

The world’s biggest top prize was increased in 2021 to $9/pound (from $7/pound) plus there’s the standing $30k total prize package for a new world record, so bring it on burly behemoths!


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The Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off

Heavyweight Championship of Gargantuan Gourds
October 10, 2022 7am to 2pm
Half Moon Bay, CA