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2013 Ukiah Country PumpkinFest

PumpkinFest – October 19 & 20

The Ukiah Country PumpkinFest is the largest street fair in Mendocino County. This annual two-day event is held each fall in the month of October. Along with a variety of delicious foods, the streets of Downtown Ukiah are filled with craft vendors, fine arts exhibits, and “Scarecrow City”. Enjoy live music, a haunted house, the Scout-o-Rama, pet costume classes, the Deep Valley Brew & Wine Festival, and the ever-popular children’s carnival including many games and amusements. Join the parade, compete in the 3-on-3 hoop tourney, enter into the Pumpkin Baking Contest or show off your green thumb by entering the giant pumpkin weigh-off.

PumpkinFest is supported by the following sponsors:

Redwood Credit Union

Redwood Heating & Cooling Powers Family Fun Center Incognito
WIPF Construction Brandon Kight Visual Creations El Azteca Mexican Restaurant
SERVPRO of Lake & Mendocino Counties MendoLake Staffing Inc. DJ Ken Steely
JKG Event & Design.com Reflection Salon & Apparel B.A.S. Roofing Inc.

Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off

Saturday, October 12, 10am – 1pm Ukiah Safeway Parking Lot

  • Pumpkin Entries (Weigh Off Entry Form)
  • Greenies and Gourds
  • Food Vendors
  • Bounce Houses
  • Face Painting
  • Coloring Contest
  • Over $2,500 in cash prizes


Saturday & Sunday, October 19 & 20
This year’s theme: Ole It’s a Pumpkin Fiesta!

  • Parade at 10 am (Parade Entry Form)
  • Haunted House
  • Beer and Wine Tasting
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Free Children’s Activities
  • 3-on-3 Hoop Tourney
  • Scout-O’-Rama
  • Pet Costume Contest
  • Scarecrow City
  • Pumpkin Baking Contest (Baking Contest Entry Form)


Pumpkinfest Sponsorship Opportunities and Benefits:
PumpkinFest Sponsor Packet


Pumpkinfest Parade
Saturday, October 19th, 10am
Starting at the Redwood Empire Fairgrounds
For entries call (707) 463-6231 Parade Entry Form

Savings Bank Scarecrow City

Join the pumpkin paparazzi in Savings Bank’s Scarecrow City and see the creative ways local school children dress up and display their scarecrows. Every year the Savings Bank pairs local merchants and classrooms together to compete. Scarecrow City is on display Saturday & Sunday during PumpkinFest in front of the Savings Bank at 200 N. School Street.

Call for more Pumpkinfest information:
Parade Entries: (707) 463-6231
To Perform: (707) 463-6231
General Info and Weigh Off Applications: (707) 463-6231


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