Great Pumpkin Commonwealth (GPC) Official Weigh-off
October 6 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
The official Great Pumpkin Commonwealth (GPC) weigh-off is the State of Maine’s largest weigh-off, featuring the jaw-dropping TOTAL PURSE OF $10,000 is sponsored by Damariscotta Pumpkinfest & Regatta™! A bonus of$1,000 will be awarded for a New State Record grown by a Maine Grower!
The official Weigh-off, sanctioned by the Great Pumpkin Commonwealth (GPC), is open to all growers. Kids must bebetween 8 and 16 years old to enter in the children’s division.
Pumpkin drop-off for the GPC-sanctioned weigh-off is between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. and the weigh-off begins promptly at 10 a.m.
An official Damariscotta Pumpkinfest & Regatta™ Weigh-Off Entry Form must accompany each pumpkin. View Official Rules. In addition, each pumpkin must be accompanied by a Grower Information Sheet in order to provide interesting background & growing details.
The top 3 prize-winning pumpkins in the official GPC Weigh-off must remain on-site for display in Damariscotta during the duration of Damariscotta Pumpkinfest™.
Sponsor: Sysco – Northern New England / W.D. Matthews Machinery