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Great Pumpkin Commonwealth (GPC) Official Weigh-off

October 6 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 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


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October 6
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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431 Biscay Road
Damariscotta, ME 04543 United States
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