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World Pumpkin Capital Celebrates The Great Gourd
October 13–14, 2018 9am to 5pm
Main Street, Half Moon Bay, California

Festival Highlights

national poster design contest

Official Logo and Design Contest Winner Unveiled for the 2017 Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival

World-Famous 47th annual Art & Pumpkin Festival is coming up October 14-15

Organizers of the Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival unveiled the winning logo chosen for the 2017 festival designed by this year’s logo contest winner Izumi Kurokawa of Sherman Oaks, CA.

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Gourdy is the Official Pumpkin Festival Mascot!

"Gourdy", the Playful Pumpkin Festival Mascot

He’s the undisputed festival fave … the Prince of Pumpkin Fest!

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Safeway, proud presenting sponsor since 1990

Safeway, Proud Presenting Sponsor of the Pumpkin Festival Since 1990!


On the way to the Pumpkin Festival, stop by your local Safeway for fresh cut fruit, snacks for the road, sunscreen, and more. We've got everything you need so you can enjoy a fun-filled weekend of festivities!

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Main Street
Half Moon Bay, California

October 13-14, 2018
9am – 5pm