Elk Grove Giant Pumpkin Festival Weighs Its First One-Ton Pumpkin!
2017 Giant Pumpkin & Produce Weigh-Off Results
Josiah Brandt of Rudolf, Wisconsin, drove 32 hours straight to bring the Elk Grove Giant Pumpkin Festival a record-breaking pumpkin. His pumpkin weighed in at 2,095 pounds, setting a new site record! As the first place winner, Josiah earned himself the top prize of $7/pound. Giant thanks to all of the growers who delivered their prize-winning produce this year and to all of the CSD staff, volunteers and sponsors who make this contest possible!