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Pumpkin People contest on in Kentville


KENTVILLE - Lots of families were out on Oct. 4 for some small town harvest fun in Kentville. The Pumpkin People building workshop, food vendors, live music, bike races, highlander fitness demo and pumpkin carving were all attractions.

More than 300 Pumpkin People had arrived back for their annual October stay. The theme this year was back to the 1980s.

On Saturday, children were busy touring the 14 or more displays that had cropped up all over town. They depict the best of 80’s movies including Back to the Future, E.T., Indiana Jones, Stars Wars, and The Karate Kid.

The public displays will be up until Oct. 26 and a display contest is underway. Download the form on the town’s website and return it to the parks and recreation departmnet by Oct. 13 at 4:30 p.m., so judging can take place  Oct. 14. Brush up on the contest and check out the town’s guide to building official Pumpkin People.

 

More than 300 Pumpkin People had arrived back for their annual October stay. The theme this year was back to the 1980s.

On Saturday, children were busy touring the 14 or more displays that had cropped up all over town. They depict the best of 80’s movies including Back to the Future, E.T., Indiana Jones, Stars Wars, and The Karate Kid.

The public displays will be up until Oct. 26 and a display contest is underway. Download the form on the town’s website and return it to the parks and recreation departmnet by Oct. 13 at 4:30 p.m., so judging can take place  Oct. 14. Brush up on the contest and check out the town’s guide to building official Pumpkin People.

 

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