On Saturday, 10/12, we weighed the World Record pumpkin at our Annual Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off. It weighed 2,032 lbs. and was grown by Tim Mathison of Napa, CA. I’d like to congratulate the top five winners:
1st place: Tim Mathison – 2,032 lbs. – Current world record heaviest weight pumpkin Napa, CA
2nd place: Pete & Cindi Glasier – 1,784 lbs. – Napa, CA
3rd place: Russ Pingrey – 1,564 lbs. – Santa Rosa, CA
4th place & Heaviest Local Pumpkin (Santa Clara County): Vincent Zunio – 1,514 lbs. – Los Altos Hills, CA
5th place: Leonardo Urena – 1,503 lbs. – Napa, CA
Best Looking Pumpkin: – Vernon Blaziek – Napa, CA
Check us out on the Kelly Ripa & Michael Strahan show on Thursday 10/17. The pumpkin will be featured at The New York Botanical Garden’s Haunted Pumpkin Garden exhibition through Halloween. It will be carved by Ray Villafane on October 19-20. The master carver, featured on the Food Network, will transform humongous pumpkins into zombies and other unearthly creatures.