Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival

2022 Schedule of Events

Sunday, October 9

5 p.m. Growers VIP Welcome Party and Media Preview for the Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off
Cameron’s Inn, 1410 S. Cabrillo Highway, Main Street, Half Moon Bay

Monday, October 10

7 a.m. Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off
IDES Grounds, 735 Main Street
11:30 a.m. Growers Awards Luncheon
IDES Hall

Saturday, October 15

7 a.m. Pancake Breakfast, City Hall Lot, Main St. @ Kelly Ave.
9 a.m. Festival Opens
10 a.m. Costume Contest, Half Moon Bay Library, Church & Correas Streets
12 noon Great Pumpkin Parade
2 p.m. Pie Eating Contest (age 11 and under), Bank of America lot
2:15 p.m. Pie Eating Contest (age 12 and over), Bank of America lot
5 p.m. Festival Closes

Sunday, October 16

7 a.m. Pancake Breakfast, City Hall Lot, Main St. @ Kelly Ave.
8 a.m. 44th Annual Pumpkin Run by Senior Coastsiders
In-Person Events*: Kid's Fun Run, 5K, 10K and Half Marathon
Start and finish at Hatch Elementary School - 490 Miramontes Avenue
*Virtual Events run from October 1-15. See registration site for details.
Register
9 a.m. Festival Opens
10 a.m. Pumpkin Carving for Fun (not a contest), Bank of America lot
2 p.m. Pie Eating Contest (age 11 and under), Bank of America lot
2:15 p.m. Pie Eating Contest (age 12 and over), Bank of America lot
5 p.m. Festival Closes
Admission is free
NO PETS, Please


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world's largest pumpkin sculpture in Great Pumpkin Parade
The Great Pumpkin Parade

high school marching band
Marching band

Costume Contest
Costume contest

pie eating contest
Pie eating contests

pumpkin carving
Pumpkin carving
50th Annual Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival
Celebrating the Great & Almighty Gourd
October 15-16, 2022 – 9am to 5pm
Main Street, Half Moon Bay, CA