Upcoming Events

"How To Grow" Seminar 2019 - Saturday, March 14th

Due to the recent events surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak and steps being taken in our state to minimize further spread in our communities, we've decided to substitute our formal Spring Seminar at Mountain Valley Seed with a virtual Spring Seminar.

Please follow the link Saturday morning at 9:00 to log on:

https://autodesk.zoom.us/j/812098075 (Meeting ID: 812 098 075)


15th Annual UGPG Thanksgiving Point Weigh-Off
Saturday, September 28th

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Thanks to all those who participated. See official results here.


5th Annual Hee Haw Farms Pumpkin Championship Weigh-Off
Saturday October 12th

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Thanks to all those who participated. See official results here.


9th Annual Ginormous Pumpkin Regatta 2019
October 19th, 2019

DayBreak - Oquirrh Lake
10494 Lake Ave, South Jordan UT
10 AM - 1 PM

9th Annual Regatta presented by Mountain Valley Seed Co. The Ginormous Pumpkin Regatta will be back at Oquirrh Lake in Daybreak on Saturday, October 19th . We are excited to gather giant pumpkin growers together to take part in this unique event that draws nearly 4000 people to the shores of Oquirrh Lake.

Daybreak Regatta 2018

8:00 - 10:00am - Grower's arrive and unload

10:00 - 11:00am - Pumpkin carving, boat prep, carnival starts

11:00am - 12:00pm - PUMPKIN RACES

Heat 1 - Kid's Race (14 and under) - 11:00 - 11:15
Heat 2 - Relay Race (Two rowers needed) - 11:15 - 11:30
Heat 3 - Simon Says - 11:30 - 11:45
Heat 4 - Grower's Race (Trophy race) - 11:45 - 12:00

12:00 - 1:00pm - Trophies awarded, pictures, pumpkin clean up

1:30 - Clean-up, pictures

All growers who are bringing a pumpkin must register in advance. Please print registration form and email to Robb Baumann at robb@mvseeds.com by Monday, October 15th

Print Regatta Registration Form


Utah's 11th Annual Ginormous Pumpkin Drop
Saturday, October 26th

A Family Friendly Experience of Fun and Destruction!!

Location: Hee Haw Farms - 150 S 2000 W, Pleasant Grove, UT
Time: The DESTRUCTION begins at noon!
Biggest drops between 2 pm - 3 pm



Feast With the Beast - Hogle Zoo
Thursday, November 28th

Don't miss the Giant Pumpkin Stomp, sponsored by the Utah Giant Pumpkin Growers Association.

Date: Thanksgiving Day, November 28th
Location: Hogle Zoo - 2600 E Sunnyside Avenue, Salt lake City, UT
Time: 9:00 AM - Noon

Discover the Thanksgiving tradition everyone is talking about! Visit the Zoo while the turkey is in the oven and watch as the keepers give giant pumpkpins for the elephants to stomp, roll, drop & chomp! There's something for everyone to enjoy.



2020 National GPC Conference
The Flamingo, Las Vegas, NV
February 28th, 29th and March 1st

The GPC (Great Pumpkin Commonwealth) 2020 Edition of 'The Big Show' will be held just down the road in Las Vegas, Nevada! This is a great opportunity to rub shoulders with the national and international growers. Check out the GPC Website for costs and registration information.