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Harvest Festival and Pumpkin Patch

  • Knudson Cove Marina 407 Knudson Cove Road Ketchikan, AK, 99901 United States (map)

Celebrate fall with us at our first ever Harvest Festival and Pumpkin Patch! Two weekends of family-fun filled fall activities and games including a U-pick pumpkin patch and carving contest, and Pirates of the Caribbean Walk-Through!

Dates: October 19-21st and October 26-28th.


Friday (Oct. 19th/26th) - 5pm-9pm

Saturday (Oct. 20th/27th) - 2:30pm-9pm

Sunday (Oct. 21st/28th) - 2:30pm-9pm

Two weekends jam-packed with family friendly activities and events featuring Knudson Cove’s first ever Pumpkin Carving Contest.

The Harvest Festival and Pumpkin Patch is a family event so please make sure that your costumes AND carvings are appropriate for all audiences.

Events and Games you can expect to see:

-U-pick Pumpkin Patch - Find the one that best fulfills your fall dreams as you wander through our selection of over 1,000 pumpkins! (All sizes ranging from $10-15)

-Candy Fishing Pond - Kids can get some fall fishing in! An activity fun for younger kiddos they will get to lower a rod into our Candy Fish Pond and reel in a sweet treat at the end of their rod!

-Light up Hula Hoop Toss - Try your hand at horse wrangling! Toss hula hoops onto wooden horses and win some prizes!

-Ball in Bucket - Toss a li’l pun’kin win a prize out of the bucket in which it lands.

-Ring and Pumpkin Toss - Toss glow in the dark rings around a gourd and win yourself a prize! (Fun for the littles in your life.)

-Bouncy House- Fun for all big and small!

-Tic Tac Toe - Can you outsmart your friends in this spooky version of the classic game?

- Skeet Ball - Bumpy gourds add a challenge to this traditional game. How many points can you make?

-Spooky Sling Shot - Sling an emoji as far as you can in our giant sling shot!

- Tire Pumpkin Toss - Where will your pumpkin land?

- Hay Ride - Enjoy this classic fall activity with the whole family!

- Photo Booth - Get spooky or silly with our family fun photo booth! We’ll have the props you bring the smile!

- Pirates of the Caribbean Walk Through - Explore the dangers and perils of the high seas with our interactive walk through…if you dare…

and last but not least:


Pumpkin Judging will take place Sunday Oct. 28th at 6:30 p.m.. Registration for competition will close at 5pm with winners being announced at 7:30pm.

The rules and expectations are simple:

Contest Registration- $5 (Entry into contest is not automatic with purchase of pumpkin.)

Judging -Pumpkin’s will be judged under two criteria: Best light and Best Carving

Age Categories - 8-12; 13-18; 19 and up

Rules -Pumpkins MUST be purchased from the K.C.M. Pumpkin Patch in order to be eligible for judging. (upon pumpkin purchase you will be given a receipt stub to hold onto and present with your carved pumpkin entry prior to judging on Oct. 27th.)

Earlier Event: May 27
2017 Ketchikan King Salmon Derby
Later Event: June 21
Summer Solstice Celebration