The World Pumpkin Capital of Half Moon Bay celebrates its bountiful fall
harvest and autumn splendor on Oct. 13-14 with a special display of gigantically
enormous champion pumpkins, three stages of smashing
entertainment, stellar live music on stage
and street throughout downtown with headliners The California Cowboys,
Big Cat Tolefree, The Megatones, Caravanserai, and The Daniel Castro Band.
Great Pumpkin Parade will be held Oct. 13 at noon with Honorary Grand Marshal, Hall of
Fame quarterback, Super Bowl MVP and all-time 49er great Steve Young .
There will also be a
bone-chilling Haunted House, harvest-inspired crafts, homestyle foods, expert
pumpkin carver Farmer Mike sculpting a monster 1,200+ pound pumpkin into a
one-of-a-kind masterpiece, photos with the grand champion mega-gourd, pie-eating
and costume contests.