The Pumpkin throwing contest is part of Great American Craft Fairs Fall Fest at McKinley Park with a new variety of nearly 100 artisan vendors, live music around the clock, and a juried auto show open to all makes and models. All profits from pumpkin throwing entries and pumpkin sponsors in addition to the busted pumpkins will be donated to a local wild horse rescue.

Kids Pumpkin Throwing Contest
Ages 10-15 throwing mini pumpkins
Sunday 1-2

Adult Pumpkin Throwing Contest
Ages 16+ throwing 20lb pumpkins
Sunday 230-330


The Great American Craft Fair
Saturday 10-5
Sunday 10-4

Auto Show
Saturday 2-5

We are currently looking for sponsors at this time. Sponsorships help to produce the event and all left over proceeds will be donated to a local horse rescue along with all of the exploded pumpkins at the end of the event.
All sponsors will be sponsoring a thrower. This throwing will be announced as throwing for your company.