The grapes of Kunde Family Estate make way for the annual Giant Pumpkin Contest on Saturday, October 26. The weigh-in (winner gets a $1,000) starts at 11 a.m. followed by a Junior Pumpkin Carving Contest and a Best Pumpkin Dessert Recipe Contest (bring your pre-made items by 1 p.m.).
The contests are open to anyone and there are no entry fees. To enter your pumpkin, it must be delivered to the winery on Saturday, October 19, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. A forklift will be available, and pumpkins must be delivered to Kunde Family Estate on pallets. Find out more at Kunde.com.