Punkin' Chunkin' Festival
This year's festival at Bald Eagle State Park will be bifgger and better than ever. More than 8 teams will be launching at least 124 pumpkins , some may fly over 2000 feet.Some teams have competed in the World Championships in Delaware. Also, there will be 80+ craft vendors, 20+ food vendors, live bands, hayrides, blacksmith and chainsaw carving demonstrations and Much More. Pumpkins will be launched at targets floating in the lake! Free admission and parking. Saturday 10am-5pm. (more info)
Arboretum Pumpkin Festival
Hundreds of lighted jack-o'-lanterns will be displayed on the event lawn in The Arboretum at Penn State this Friday and Saturday night. Saturday there will also be crafts and storytelling from 4:00pm until dusk. The jack o' lanterns will be lit from 6:00-9:00pm each night. (more info)
The largest pumpkin pie ever baked was in 2005 and weighed 2,020 pounds.