The Gloucester County 4-H Association will host their annual Pumpkin Chunkin Contest and Fall Fest at the 4-H Fairgrounds in Mullica Hill on Saturday, Sept. 30th from 4-9 p.m. (rain date 10/1). The event will feature lots of good ol’ fashioned Family Fun and is free with a $10 parking donation per car.
Annual 4-H Pumpkin Chunkin Contest
Gather your school and work friends, families and neighbors to make up your Pumpkin Chunkin team! Teams must build a machine to launch pumpkins (4-6 lbs) at various targets. The machines can be as simple or complex as you like but will be inspected in advance and must comply with the general rules.
The Pumpkin Chunkin event will take place at the Gloucester County 4-H Fairgrounds in the Main Area at 7:00p.m. Teams MUST arrive EARLY between 3:00 and 5:00p.m. For more details click here.
The Fall Fest will feature fun fall activities for the whole family including:
- Haunted House
- Costume Contest
- Marshmallow Roast
- Local vendors
The 4-H Fairgrounds are located at 275 Bridgeton Pike (Route 77) in Mullica Hill.
The 2015 Gloucester County 4-H Fall Festival will be held at the Mullica Hill Fairgrounds on Saturday, October 3rd from 3p.m. to 9 p.m.
This annual event features good ol’ fashioned family fun including a Trunk or Treat, hayride, haunted house, lots of games and activities, vendors and more.
The Pumpkin Chunkin’ Competition is back again this year! Grab your friends and neighbors to get a pumpkin launching team together! Teams must design and build a machine to launch pumpkins at targets in the field. Each team will get 3 shots to launch 4-6 lb pumpkins. Machines may be as simple or as complex as you like (be creative!) but will be inspected for safety prior to the competition.
The competition is open to all ages and begins at 6p.m. Teams may arrive between 3 and 5p.m. to set up. View the full contest rules here.
All attendees are asked to bring a non-perishable food item for the GC 4-H Fights Hunger Food Drive.
The fairgrounds are located at 275 Bridgeton Pike in Mullica Hill. Call 856-307-6450 x3 for more details or visit www.gc4h.com