Giant Pumpkin Competition and Harvest Festival
26 Apr 2014
18 Apr 2015
Address: Bowmans Murmungee Hall Murmungee , Great Alpine Road & Buckland Gap Road, Murmungee, Victoria 3747
The 3rd Murmungee Giant Pumpkin Competition and Harvest Festival promises large giant pumpkins, bigger crowds and masses of entertainment in 2015.
In addidtion to the giant pumpkin and prettist pumpkin categories, a Pumpkin Pie competition has been added this year including demonstrations scheduled throughout the day in butchery, bike maintenance, plant propagation and horse presentation for show events.
"The upcoming 2015 festival is going to be huge! It really is an all-round family friendly day featuring fresh food, home grown produce, plants, crafts, activities, a silent auction, a local art display as well as a petting zoo, face painting and games for the kids," says Maureen Rae excitedly, joint festival organiser. "No alcohol will be served or permitted on the day as it is a family friend event."
The event kicks off at 10am but Giant Pumpkins entering need to be delivered from 9am with the weigh in at 10am and judging in two age groups, under 13 year olds and Adults. Alway a fun category receiving some creative designs, the Pretty Pumpkins and can be entered from 10am until 12noon. Pumpkin Pies can be entered from 10am with judging held at 10.30am as slices will be served with morning tea.
So bring your families and your pumkins along to the Giant Pumpkin Competition and Harvest Festival on 18th April, in Murmungee. It will be a great family day out with children's activities, competitions and food galore!
Content: Wangaratta Rural City Council
Price & booking
This is a free event.