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has been providing the South Jersey Pumpkin Show  Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off with a certified scale since 2002. 
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Woodstown, NJ; The South Jersey Pumpkin Show "GIANT PUMPKIN WEIGH-OFF' will return on Sunday, October 2021, 11am. Trophies, prize money and bragging rights for contestants!

Giant pumpkin growers and pumpkin enthusiast will be planting seeds, watering, and fertilizing, pampering and burying vines from spring to fall, as they prepare for their moment in the spot light. 

Pumpkin growers and backyard gardeners NY, NJ, PA, DE & MD states are being invited to bring their heaviest pumpkin out to the South Jersey Pumpkin Show Big Pumpkin Weigh Off on Sunday, October 13th, beginning at 11am. at the Salem County Fairgrounds, Woodstown, New Jersey.  

If you’re a pumpkin grower this is a great late season opportunity to show off your prize pumpkin and potentially win a portion of the prize money up for grabs. Pumpkins can be grown in any state and can start arriving at the fairgrounds on Sunday, October 13, from 10am to 11:00am and pumpkins must be left on exhibit until 5pm on Sunday. All entries will be weighed on a scale proved by Fairbanks Scales  and pumpkins must be in good sound condition. ​


Check in from 10am to 11:00am, 
When:   SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2021 
Where:   Salem County Fairgrounds
                735 Harding Hwy, Woodstown NJ
First Place: $1.00 A POUND, SECOND PLANCE: 75 CENTS A POUND
THIRD PLACE: 50 CENTS A POND, FOURTH PLACE: WINS $200

NJ Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off Winner 2018

Pumpkin Grower: Mathew Metta
Farmingdale NJ 
WEIGHT: 1,179 Pounds
*This is a South Jersey Pumpkin Show Record. Photo of Mathew with wife, daughter and twin babies. Taken on October 14th, 2018
GIANT PUMPKIN WEIGH OFF 2020
CANCELLED  SEE YOU BACK IN 2021
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