Contest day has arrived! Explore the booths while sipping cider and stick around to hear our Pumpkin Carving winners at 5:30.
Come Fish With Us!
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!
-Artists Booths and Farmers Market- Local artist and vendors offering their wares and talents for your purchase
- 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 CARVING CONTEST-
Pumpkin Judging will take place Saturday Oct. 27th at 5pm. Registration for competition will close at 5pm with winners being announced at 5:30pm.
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.)
Knudson Cove Marina | 407 Knudson Cove Road North, Ketchikan, Alaska 99901 | (800) 528-2486 | (907) 247-8500