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Half Moon Bay World Championship Pumpkin Winners 2013

For the first time in recent memory, this year’s World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay, CA featured all California-grown pumpkins – and the top three winning pumpkins were all from Napa, CA. Check out the winners below, including the Most Beautiful Pumpkin 2013.

Two Pumpkins Break California Record @ Half Moon Bay’s World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off 2011

What a difference a year makes! Last year’s World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay, CA took place on a beautiful warm, sunny day. Today, it was heavy mist, fog, cold and wet. But that didn’t dampen the spirits of the crowds – they turned out in droves. In fact, this year’s event seemed …

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October 2011 – “Fun Things To Do” in the San Francisco Bay Area… and beyond

Fall is here and there’s plenty of fun outdoor activities to enjoy – for kids and adults alike! Check out these October/Halloween Events & “Fun Things To Do” in the San Francisco Bay Area… and beyond in our Love to Eat and Travel October Calendar of Events. Be sure to check our Blog, Twitter, Facebook, …

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World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off: Half Moon Bay, CA – Oct 10, 2011

  Get ready to see some of the biggest pumpkins in California! Last year, Ron Root (of Citrus Heights, CA) took Top Prize. His winning Giant Pumpkin (pictured above) tipped the scales at an impressive 1,535 pounds – that’s a whole lot of pumpkin! This year’s annual Half Moon Bay World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off takes …

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Congratulations Half Moon Bay World Championship Pumpkin Winners!

This year’s pumpkins at Half Moon Bay’s annual Championship Weigh-Off competition were the biggest ever – over 13 pumpkins weighed in at over 1,000 pounds! The 2010 Half Moon Bay World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off winner is Ron Root of Citrus Heights, California. His winning Giant Pumpkin (pictured top) tipped the scales at an impressive 1,535 …

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Congrats Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Winners – Record-Winner & Most Beautiful Pumpkin

Half Moon Bay’s World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off shattered a record today with a 1,658-pound winning pumpkin from Des Moines, Iowa. Winning grower Don Young attributed his first place win to “good weather, good seeds and good luck!” Young’s winning pumpkin was over 100 pounds more than Thad Starr’s winning pumpkin last year – and it …

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