Colchester - posted Sep, 20 2013
COLCHESTER- Enter your carved, painted or decorated small to medium-sized pumpkin in the Colchester Leo’s Pumpkin Contest at Pumpkins & Pooches Autumn Fair and Dog Fest! This fundraiser is held on the Colchester Town Green on Sunday, Oct. 6 (raindate Oct. 12). Prizes or ribbons awarded to winners in each group. Children 3-6 years old and 7-9 years old - enter painted or decorated pumpkins; 10-12 years old, 13-16 years old, and 17 and older - enter carved, painted or decorated pumpkins. Registration is required and is $1 per pumpkin from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; winners will be announced at 2 p.m. Get registration forms at www.colchesterlions.org and at various businesses in Colchester and surrounding towns. Forms will also be available at the event.