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Wild & Wonderful Weigh-Off

September 14 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT

The Wild & Wonderful weigh off will take place on Saturday, September 14th at 9:00 am at the Craigsville Foodland. It is to run in conjunction with the annual Craigsville Fall Festival. The weigh off will be officiated and co-sponsored by the Mountain State Giant Growers club (MSGG). Exhibitors will have until 8:00am to have their pumpkins and other GPC recognized fruit in place. Officials of the MSGG Club will invite different media outlets to be present to cover the event. Awards will be given to first through tenth place, along with the Howard Dill award for the most attractive Giant Pumpkin exhibited. The largest green squash will receive a bonus award along with the place premium. All GPC fruit categories are welcome.

Class No. 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th
Pumpkin $1200 $700 $600 $500 $400 $300 $200 $100 $50 $50
Watermelon $1000 $600 $300 $150 $100 $50 $50 $50 $50 $50

Howard Dill Award $200
Heaviest Green Squash $200
Heaviest fruit entry by grower 17 and under $100
All other GPC fruit categories $50 first place
New State Record GPC fruit (any state) $50


September 14
9:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT
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99 Rose St.
Craigsville, WV 26205 United States
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