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Bracebridge Agricultural Society Fall Fair

September 14 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm UTC+7

GIANT VEGETABLE WEIGH-OFF COMPETITION
Saturday, September 14, 2019 – 10:00am & 1:00pm

This is a GREAT PUMPKIN COMMONWEALTH (GPC) sanctioned Giant Pumpkin Weigh-off. www.giantpumpkincommonwealth

Chairpersons: Nathan & Jennifer Veitch – 705-644-0204 ablefarmsgiants@hotmail.com

Ben Carter – 705-801-6391 carterben93@hotmail.com
Registration: Registration will only be accepted the day of the show at the weigh-off area,
commencing at 8:00am.

Open to all ages. Growers from all over North America are welcome.
Times: 10:00am – Vegetable Weigh-In begins
1:00pm – Giant Pumpkin Weigh-In begins

Fees: Entry Fee – $30.00 / competitor, includes $5.00 Agricultural Society Membership.
Entries not paid will be disqualified.

Prizes: Bracebridge Fair rosettes to 3rd place, as well as GPC rosettes and plaques. In addition to rosettes, these cash prizes will be awarded:
Atlantic Giant Pumpkins: $1,000.00 $500.00 $300.00 4th to 10th – $75.00
11th to 15th – $30
Giant Squash 400.00 200.00 100.00
Field Pumpkins: 100.00 75.00 50.00
Sunflowers and Tall Corn: 100.00 75.00 50.00
Tomatoes: 100.00 75.00 50.00
Long Gourds: 100.00 75.00 50.00
GVGO Feature Vegetable 50.00 30.00 20.00
Vegetable A.O.V.: 1st – $50.00

Special Awards:
1. Master Grower Award – rosette + $200 + hand carved wooden
pumpkin plaque
To be eligible, at least 3 of the above categories must be entered. Scoring will be determined by placing of entries in relation to other competitors within this category. 2. Largest Atlantic Giant pumpkin grown in Muskoka – trophy + $100.00 3. Charlie Brown Award – Lightest Atlantic Giant pumpkin – rosette + 2020 GVGO
membership
4. Howard Dill Award – Prettiest Atlantic Pumpkin, most colorful – GPC plaque + $100 and uniform Atlantic Giant Pumpkin over 500 pounds
5. $500 Bonus if Atlantic Giant breaks the site record of 1400.5lbs

Note: Tall sunflowers and Tall Corn will compete against each other.

Sponsors: Able Farms, Brown’s Appliances, NVS Custom Finishing,

Details

Date:
September 14
Time:
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Bracebridge Fair
331 Fraserburg Road
Bracebridge, Ontario P1L OA1 Canada
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Phone:
705-645-8383