Giant Pumpkin Carve

Giant Pumpkin Carve 2018 Sponsorship Opportunities

 

Kick off the fall season at the Giant Pumpkin Carve at the Salem County Fairgrounds.

More than 60 giant pumpkins will be carved by professional, amateur and student artists and showcased for public viewing and judging.  Look forward to loads of fun for all ages: hayrides, music, crafts, costume pageant, games, vendors, wine tasting and more!

Giant Pumpkin Carve 2018 Vending

 

Fall Farmer’s Market Vendors 

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to reach a great buying audience for your products or services at an affordable cost while supporting seniors and disabled residents of Salem County. The cost of 8 x 10 vendor space is $35. To attract traffic to your space, we ask each vendor to donate a Gift Basket with a value of $25.00 or greater for a prize drawing. Have additional questions? Contact Teresa Christoff at tchristoff@scmealsonwheels.org or at 856-935-3663.

Click here to download the Fall Farmer’s Market Vendor application


Food Truck Vendors

New to this year’s carve – FOOD TRUCKS! This unique opportunity with the potential to reach a new audience for your food truck treats at an affordable cost and support a great cause. Our event attracts over 3,000 each year! To attract additional patrons to your space, we ask each vendor to donate a Gift Certificate or Basket worth $25.00 or greater for a prize drawing. Vendor form coming soon. Have additional questions? Contact Kate Armstrong at karmstrong@scmealsonwheels.org or at 856-935-3663.

Click here to download the food truck vendor application


Giant Pumpkin Carve Volunteers

This event would not be possible without the help of volunteers. For those that do not have time throughout the year to volunteer for Meals on Wheels, this is an ideal way to help our organization. Many hands make for light work and for more people to share in the joy of a successful event with. Church groups, Youth organizations, Athletic teams, Fraternities/Sororities, Business, etc. are all welcomed to volunteer.  All volunteers will be given a 22nd Annual GPC t-shirt to wear the day of the event. Additional information can be found on the Volunteer form or by contacting Teresa Christoff at tchristoff@scmealsonwheels.org or at 856-935-3663.

Click here to download the Giant Pumpkin Carve Volunteer registration form


Giant Pumpkin Carvers

60+ carved pumpkins – Our main attraction! Pumpkins are carved by volunteers of all ages and levels of experience. Attendees vote for the best pumpkin in each of the following categories; the Funniest, the Prettiest, the Scariest, the Best Youth, the Best Professional and the Best of Show. Our board of Directors selects an additional winner for the Director’s Choice prize. Prizes are awarded to all winners.

Carving begins at the Fair Grounds the day before the event from 5pm until 10pm. Additional details about carving can be found on the Carver form. Have additional questions? Contact Teresa Christoff at tchristoff@scmealsonwheels.org or at 856-935-3663.

Click here to download the Giant Pumpkin Carve carver registration form


Scarecrow info:

This new event will give teachers and students the opportunity to be involved with Meals on Wheels of Salem County (MoWSC) while showing off their creativity! This contest is intended to begin to educate children about Meals on Wheels and community involvement. Classes who wish to participate will bring their pre-constructed scarecrow to the Salem County Fair Grounds on 9/28 between the hours of 2:30-5:30pm. Scarecrows will be displayed along the hayride route for guests to view while enjoying the ride. Our committee will judge the scarecrows and select a winner, which will be announced at the end of the event. The winning scarecrow’s class will receive a pizza party during the month of October and will be acknowledged on MoWSC social media and website. Additional information can be found on the Scarecrow contest form or by contacting Carly Melchert at cmelchert@scmealsonwheels.org or at 856-935-3663.

Click here to download the Scarecrow Competition registration form