This year the Spalding Pumpkin Festival will be taking place on:
Friday 11th October 2013
A celebration of local horticulture and harvest.
Fun for all throughout the day!
11am - 8pm
Festival Market with a mix of stalls from local charities, community groups, arts and crafts and local producers.
Street entertainment, Punch and Judy, balloon artists, traditional games and arts activities - lots to see and do!
In the evening enjoy live entertainment from a variety of local artists including Youth Takeover, Spalding Folk Club, Bourne Borderers and Crossing the Tracks.
5.30pm - Fancy Dress Competition in Hall Place
6.30pm - Pumpkin Parade : please join the Parade with your pumpkins at 6.20pm behind the Flower Queen's Pumpkin Coach in the Sheep Market.
7.30pm - Grand finale of fireworks.
The Parade starts in the Sheep Market, see the Pumpkin Leaflet (PDF, 1863KB)
for the route and lots more information.
The Spalding 'Pumpkin Festival' is sponsored by David Bowman Pumpkins Ltd and supported by the Spalding Welland Centenary Rotary Club, Spalding Lions, Crescent Traders and Tulip Radio.
If you would like any further information please contact the Community Development Team on 01775 761161 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
To find out about the festival's history and see previous year's photos visit the Spalding Welland Centenary Rotary Club's website: Spalding Pumpkin Festival. It also gives lots of ideas for you to create your own recipes and why not try designing your own carvings? Have fun!!