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Giant Pumpkin
Weigh-Off & Regatta

October 14-15, 2023
Main Street, Goffstown

Contest Registrations


Keep checking back for exciting developments!

Event Sponsors

Weekend Sponsor

With much appreciation....

Regatta Day Sponsor

Weigh-Off Sponsor

Pumpkin Drop Sponsor

Finale Sponsor

Broken Wrench Repair

Stage Sponsors

Concession Sponsors

Green Thumb Landscaping

Pie Eating Contest Sponsors

Pumpkin Cook-Off Sponsors

Tiffany's Cafe & Catering

Slingshot Sponsor
Art Show-Off Sponsor

Tote Bag Sponsors

Night Owl Quilting
Edward Jones
Catholic Medical Center
Berry Good Farms
Main Street Eye Care
Franklin Savings Bank

Pet Costume Sponsors
Law Office of Rodney Stark

Mini Pumpkin Race Sponsors
Nina Duval
TD Bank Snyder

Pumpkin Boat Sponsors

Foremost Builders
Goffstown Select Board
Goffstown Public Library Board
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Weekend Schedule
(subject to change)
Weigh-Off Day


8AM-1PM        Rummage Sale and Bake Sale St. Matthew’s (5 N Mast Street)


8AM-2PM       Goffstown Congregational Church Yard Sale (10 Main Street) 


9AM                  Giant Pumpkins Begin to Arrive at the Common

Special Thanks to Our Partners: NH Giant Pumpkin Grower’s Association


9AM-12PM     Touch a Truck (corner of Elm & Maple)

Made possible by ReMax


9AM-2PM       Friends of GPL Library Book Sale at the Library (2 High Street)


9AM-3PM       Apple Slingshots on Mill Street 


9AM-4PM       Vendor Booths Open

Goffstown Main Street Event Information Booth Open (4 Main Street)

Bounce House Opens near Sully’s Superette (10 N Mast Street)

Goffstown Main Street Scavenger Hunt (start at 4 Main Street) Live Music at Rotary Park 

Made possible by David Pelletier Acoustic Connection

GMSP Concessions Open (4 Main Street)

Sponsored by Green Thumb Landscaping 

10AM                Giant Pumpkin Carving Begins

Sponsored by Continental Paving, Inc.


10AM-2PM     Art Show Off at the Town Hall (16 Main Street)


10AM-4PM     Annual Quilt Challenge Voting at Night Owl Quilting (4 Main Street)

10:30AM          Pet Costume Contest at Glen Lake Animal Hospital (15 Elm Street) 

Sponsored by Rodney Stark Law 


11AM                  NHGPGA State Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off at the Common 


1PM                   Pumpkin Cook-Off Contest location TBA

Sponsored by Tiffany's Cafe' & Catering 


2:30PM           Giant Pumpkin Boat Building on Mill Street


Regatta Day


9:30-3:30PM         Vendor Booths Open

Goffstown Main Street Event Information Booth Open (4 Main Street) GMSP Concession Open (4 Main Street)

Sponsored by Green Thumb Landscaping 

10:30AM                   Apple Slingshot on Mill Street (while supplies last) 

12PM                           Giant Pumpkin Drop (Depot Street across from the USPS) 

1PM                             Pie Eating Contest on Mill Street

2PM                            Mini Pumpkin Race for the 50/50 Raffle on the River 

Sponsored by Stone Crow Jewelry & TD Bank

2:45PM                     Arrival of Prince & Princess at the River


3PM                           Finale - Giant Pumpkin Regatta at the River

Sponsored by Broken Wrench

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