Popular Pumpkin Festival returns for fourth year

THE annual Beccles pumpkin Festival will return on Sunday 27th October. This year’s event is at a new venue. By kind permission this year’s Pumpkin Festival will be held on the Beccles Free School field on Castle Hill Beccles. The popular Festival has grown bigger each year. Spectators flock to see the Carved Pumpkins. You will be able to come and

vote for your favourite cooperate extra large carved Pumpkin by voting slip you will be given on entry. The cooperate pumpkins are sponsored by various people they are given a huge Pumpkin to take away and decorate or carve however they would like. One of the organisers Miss Y Tackley says ‘it is lovely to see

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the various designs I have been amazed at the skills used and it’s a lovely fun evening for all the family’. If you would like the chance to

take one of the giant pumpkins home then you will have the opportunity to bid on some of them in our Pumpkin Auction. Entry to the event is £1 gates open 4pm to 8pm. Come in fancy dress as there

are prizes for Best Adults and Childs costumes. You can also be involved in the individual small decorated pumpkin competition, just bring along your small pumpkin register it for £1 great prizes for best child’s and adults battery candles only please. There will be music provided by Moore Music Roadshow

along with various stalls. If you would like to book

a cooperate pumpkin priced at £30 and have your own advertising sign or banner behind it then please email becclespumpkinfestival@ or tel 07933028457. We also have a few non-food

stall pitches available but please beware pitches are on grass and you will require lights no power available. Contact us on above details or add us on Facebook.

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