Posted on: October 4, 2016

1944.5-Pound Pumpkin Takes Top Prize at Weigh-Off

2016 Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off Winner

Pumpkin and produce growers from all over California gathered in Elk Grove Regional Park on Saturday, Oct. 1 to participate in the Elk Grove Giant Pumpkin Festival’s weigh-off.

Russ Pugh, of Santa Rosa, took first place with a pumpkin weighing in at 1,...Read on...

Posted on: October 4, 2016

Joey Chestnut Wins World Pumpkin Pie-Eating Championship

Joey Chestnut Wins

Over 80 pounds of pumpkin pie was devoured in 8 minutes during the third Elk Grove Giant Pumpkin Festival World Pumpkin Pie-Eating Championship on Sunday, October 2.

Eleven competitors took the Festival Main Stage on Sunday afternoon, including nine p...Read on...

Posted on: October 25, 2016

Bike Park Closed Due to Rain and Muddy Conditions

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For the safety of our patrons, the bike park at Elk Grove Park will be closed through Friday, due to do rain and muddy conditions.

Posted on: October 4, 2016

Laguna Creek Coach Claims Pumpkin Pie Victory

Laguna Creek Coach Wins

Laguna Creek High School football coach Dan Davis took on Franklin High School football coach Marty Tomlinson at the Elk Grove Giant Pumpkin Festival's Pumpkin Pie-Eating Championship.

Coach Davis claimed victory after consuming 3 pounds 2 ounces of pu...Read on...

Posted on: October 4, 2016

The CSD's Monthly Round Up

September Monthly Round Up

Here is your September Round Up! Each month we will feature photos from our parks, programs, and events taken by YOU! Hashtag #CosumnesCSD on Instagram for a chance to be featured.

Posted on: September 29, 2016

Meet Chantal Panis

Meet Chantal

The CSD employs many Champions of the Community. Chantal Panis is one champion for our community youth as a Recreation Supervisor for Tiny Tot Preschools. Each day, her team strives to empower our littlest residents through enrichment programs and social-...Read on...