SAFEWAY WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP PUMPKIN WEIGH-OFF
World Heavyweight Championship of Gargantuan Gourds
Beefed Up Top Prize of $7 Per Pound and $30K Mega-Prize for World Record Pumpkin
Monday, October 8, 2018 – 7am to 11am
I.D.E.S. Grounds, 735 Main Street, Half Moon Bay, California
The Safeway World Championship
This year is Half Moon Bay’s 45th Annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off.
The Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off
October 8, 2018, 7am–11am
(always on Columbus Day)
Beefed Up Top Prize of $7/Pound and $30k Total Mega-Prize Offered for a New World Record Pumpkin
Will the World Record Be Broken This Year?
Will the world record be squashed in Half Moon Bay this year? No weigh? Weigh! Bring it on beefy, burly behemoths! The excitement is building in Pumpkintown as the World’s Greatest Gourd Growers and their astounding, mind-boggling, Volkswagen-sized orange orbs hope to crush the world record on the morning of Monday, October 8 at the 45th Annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off — in the World Pumpkin Capital of Half Moon Bay, California — the kick-off to Half Moon Bay’s world-famous Art & Pumpkin Festival which takes place October 13-14.