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Half Moon Bay World Championship Pumpkin Winners 2013

Half Moon Bay World Championship Pumpkin Winner 2013 – © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

Half Moon Bay World Championship Pumpkin Winner 2013 – © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

For the first time in recent memory, this year’s World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay, CA featured all California-grown pumpkins – and the top three winning pumpkins were all from Napa, CA. Check out the winners below, including the Most Beautiful Pumpkin 2013.

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October 2013 “Fun Things To Do” in the San Francisco Bay Area… and beyond

 

Exquisite sapphire and diamond sautoir necklace from the Elizabeth Taylor Collection at "The Art of Bulgari" exhibit at the de Young Museum in San Francisco - Richard Burton gave this to Liz on her 40th birthday - © de Young Museum

Exquisite sapphire and diamond sautoir necklace from the Elizabeth Taylor Collection at “The Art of Bulgari” exhibit at the de Young Museum in San Francisco – Richard Burton gave this to Liz on her 40th birthday – © de Young Museum

Check out these October Events & “Fun Things To Do” in the San Francisco Bay Area… and beyond (may also include events in New York City, Las Vegas, London and other U.S. and International cities) in our Love to Eat and Travel October Calendar of Events. Be sure to check our Blog, Twitter, Facebook, and Love to Eat and Travel website each month for updates throughout the year. Enjoy!

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October 2012 “Fun Things To Do” in the San Franciso Bay Area… and beyond

Fall Events include Halloween Pumpkins

October Pumpkins for the Home or Office, and Halloween Parties
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Fall has arrived and there’s plenty of fun activities to keep you happy and entertained. Check out these October Events & “Fun Things To Do” in the San Francisco Bay Area… and beyond in our Love to Eat and Travel October Calendar of Events. Be sure to check our Blog, Twitter, Facebook, and Love to Eat and Travel website each month for updates throughout the year. Enjoy!

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Half Moon Bay World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off 2012

Half Moon Bay Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off Contest for Halloween  – © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

Half Moon Bay Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off Contest for Halloween
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Bring your kids along and join in the fun at Half Moon Bay’s “Super Bowl of Pumpkin Weigh-Offs.” The annual event takes place on Columbus Day (Monday, October 8, 2012 from 7am-11am), at the I.D.E.S. Grounds on Main Street in downtown Half Moon Bay.

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October 2011 – “Fun Things To Do” in the San Francisco Bay Area… and beyond

Half Moon Bay Pumpkins - Halloween

Fall is here and there’s plenty of fun outdoor activities to enjoy – for kids and adults alike! Check out these October/Halloween Events & “Fun Things To Do” in the San Francisco Bay Area… and beyond in our Love to Eat and Travel October Calendar of Events. Be sure to check our Blog, Twitter, Facebook, and Love to Eat and Travel web site each month for updates throughout the year. Enjoy!

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World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off: Half Moon Bay, CA – Oct 10, 2011

 

Get ready to see some of the biggest pumpkins in California! Last year, Ron Root (of Citrus Heights, CA) took Top Prize. His winning Giant Pumpkin (pictured above) tipped the scales at an impressive 1,535 pounds – that’s a whole lot of pumpkin!

This year’s annual Half Moon Bay World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off takes place on Monday, October 10, 2011 from approximately 7am-11am at the I.D.E.S. Grounds on Main Street in downtown Half Moon Bay.

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Congratulations Half Moon Bay World Championship Pumpkin Winners!

This year’s pumpkins at Half Moon Bay’s annual Championship Weigh-Off competition were the biggest ever – over 13 pumpkins weighed in at over 1,000 pounds!

The 2010 Half Moon Bay World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off winner is Ron Root of Citrus Heights, California. His winning Giant Pumpkin (pictured top) tipped the scales at an impressive 1,535 pounds (but 123 pounds short of last year’s record-setting 1,658-pounder from Iowa) – tying California’s record of 1,535 pounds.

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World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay, California

We’ve been going to the Half Moon Bay World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off for years now – it’s a lot of fun! The pumpkins get bigger every year – and so do the crowds. When we first started coming to the Pumpkin Weigh-Off, it had more of a small-town feeling. Now it’s grown into quite an event, drawing hundreds of people, including the press, and featuring live entertainment. Last year, Lacey Bryant (Pumpkin Carver extraordinaire) carved an amazing Giant Pumpkin.