The Yancey County Great Pumpkin Contest

— Written By and last updated by Norma Chrisawn

The Yancey County Great Pumpkin Contest

pumpkin clipart with smiley faces and a 4-H logo

Grow Your Own Pumpkin

Bring it to Old Timey Day on September 30th

Pumpkins will be judged by weight

Ribbons and Cash Prizes will be Awarded for the Heaviest Pumpkins

Age Groups

  • Division I = 8 and under  *
  • Division II = 9-14  *
  • Division III = 15-19

(Age as of January 1, 2017)

Sign-up for the Contest and Receive Free “Big Max” Pumpkin Seeds

(You need to plant your seeds no later than June 10th)

Sign-up at: Yancey County Extension Center, 30 East U.S. Hwy 19E Bypass, Burnsville, NC 28714

Monday-Friday 8:30-5:00     828-682-6186

View The Yancey County Great Pumpkin Contest flyer.