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Fort Collins Nursery’s Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off & Fall Jamboree

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm MDT

Competition Categories & Prizes

Prize amounts will be updated closer to the event. We will try to match last year’s total prize package of $6,075.

Heaviest Pumpkin
Heaviest Pumpkin 1st  Place:
Heaviest Pumpkin 2nd Place:
Heaviest Pumpkin 3rd Place:
Heaviest Pumpkin 4th Place:
Heaviest Pumpkin 5th Place:
Heaviest Pumpkin 6th Place:
Heaviest Pumpkin 7th Place:
Heaviest Pumpkin 8th Place:
Heaviest Pumpkin 9th Place:
Heaviest Pumpkin 10th Place:
Heaviest Squash 1st Place:
Howard Dill (Prettiest Pumpkin) 1st Place:
Longest Gourd 1st Place:
Heaviest Tomato 1st Place:
Heaviest Watermelon 1st Place:
Sunflower (Tallest) 1st Place:
Sunflower (Biggest Head) 1st Place:
Kids Division (13 and under) 1st, 2nd, 3rd place: Ribbon & Prize
Kids Division entries will be weighed and prizes distributed before weighing the adult division entries.

Registration/ Check-in

Contestants may register and check in between 10-11am. Weighing will begin at approximately 11:30. Contestants are encouraged to check in early so we can begin weighing in a timely fashion. Registration forms are available at Fort Collins Nursery the day of the event.

Please note a $10.00 scale fee for each fruit is charged for non club members. Non-members can learn more about joining the Rocky Mountain Giant Vegetable Growers club here.

Jamboree Features



Fort Collins Nursery
2121 East Mulberry
Fort Collins, CO 80524 United States
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