There are only three days until our own Vermont Pumpkin Chuckin' Festival, on Sunday, October 7th, at the Boyden Family Farm, in Cambridge Vermont.
Here are some other pumpkin hurling events that will be going on around the country later this month:
Brian Boldry makes adjustments to his pumpkin-launching contraption, which is called “First Try Trebuchet” as he practices and prepares for Punkin Chunkin Colorado from the front yard of his friend’s home in Elizabeth, Colorado on Friday, September 28, 2012. More photos by
The 2012 Punkin Chunkin Colorado competition will be held Saturday, October 13th, 2012, from 10am to 5pm at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds, 25690 E. Quincy Ave., Aurora, Colorado.
Last Fling Pumpkin Sling, Oct 20 & 21st, 2012, Warren County, NJ
-----From the 2011 New Jersey Last Fling Pumpkin Sling competion:
-----The Great Pumpkin Farm Trebuchet Contest on October 13-14, 2012, in Clarence, New York:
The Morton Punkin Chuckin’ Contest in Morton, Illinois, October 20th, 2012:
----The Suffolk County Pumpkin Fling, October 27th, in Yaphank, New York: