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Watch a Horse-Sized Pumpkin Plummet from 175 Feet onto a Car
Knoxville, TN - Oct 30, 2018


Watch a Horse-Sized Pumpkin Plummet from 175 Feet onto a Car
National - Oct 30, 2018


Giant pumpkin boats stay afloat during Daybreak's annual event
Salt Lake City - Oct 25, 2018


Thousands show up for annual Ginormous Pumpkin Regatta in South Jordan
Salt Lake City - Oct 21, 2018


Idaho Record 1,400-Pound Pumpkin Dazzles Festival Fans
National - Oct 20, 2018


Photos: Utahns paddle to the finish in hollow gourds for pumpkin regatta
Salt Lake City - Oct 20, 2018


Great pumpkins entertain long after fair
Idaho - Oct 19, 2018


Millville resident grows largest pumpkin in Utah
Logan, UT - Oct 15, 2018


Pocatello man masters art of growing giant pumpkins
Pocatello, ID - Oct 13, 2018


#hey Idaho Press: The Great Pumpkin is coming
Nampa, ID - Oct 8, 2018


Giant Pumpkin
Provo, UT - Oct 5, 2018


Giant pumpkins kick off harvest season
Lehi, UT - Oct 4, 2018


Massive pumpkins on display at Utah contest
National - Oct 1, 2018


Millville resident grows largest pumpkin in Utah
Idaho - Oct 1, 2018


Giant pumpkin grower causes quite a stir, earns a third place finish in statewide competition
Logan, UT - Oct 1, 2018


Potent Pumpkin Power & Thanksgiving Tradition
Salt Lake City - Sept 21, 2018


Modern Gardner:  Cutting the Vine On The Biggest Pumpkin In Utah
Salt Lake City - March 20, 2018


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Veteran Grower Andrew Israelsen Wins the 2019 Thanksgiving Point Weigh-Off!

1491.5 DennisSee Full Weigh-Off Results

Pumpkin Regatta

Don't miss the giant pumpkin boat excitement on Saturday, October 19th at Daybreak's Oquirrh Lake. More Info.

Pumpkin Drop

Giant pumpkin will be dropping for charity at Hee Haw farms on Saturday October 26th beginning at noon. More Info.

Feast with the Beast

Join us Thanksgiving Day at Hogle Zoo for the traditional feeding of the giant pumpkins to the elephants. See more details.

Utah's Top Giant Pumpkins


This is competitive pumpkin-growing and its practitioners call it alternately a sport and an addiction.