The Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off
October 11, 2021, 7am–2pm
(always on Columbus Day)
The Official Rules for Half Moon Bay's Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off are as follows:
World’s Biggest Top Prize of $7/Pound
Plus $30k Total Mega-Prize at Stake for a New World Record Pumpkin
Will the World Record be Squashed at the Super Bowl of Weigh-Offs this Year?
Bring it on beefy, burly behemoths! The excitement is building in Pumpkintown as the World’s Greatest Gourd Growers and their mind-blowing, Volkswagen-sized orange orbs hope to squash the world record on Monday, October 11 at the 48th Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off — the “Super Bowl of Weigh-Offs” — in the World Pumpkin Capital of Half Moon Bay, California.