The Great Pumpkin Commonwealth's (GPC) mission cultivates the hobby of growing giant pumpkins throughout the world by establishing standards and regulations that ensure quality of fruit, fairness of competition, recognition of achievement, fellowship and education for all participating growers and weigh-off sites.

OPEN HOURS


Open the first 3 weekends in October. 

SATURDAYS: 10 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

(Pumpkin picking ends at 6 p.m.)


HAUNTED TRAIL: 

Saturdays from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.


SUNDAYS: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

ABOUT THE GPC

Sioux Falls Pumpkin Festival

We're taking it up a notch! We are excited to host the Great South Dakota Pumpkin Weigh-Off at the Riverview Tree Farm Pumpkin Festival.


Weigh-In: October 3, 2020 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

This is a sanctioned Great Pumpkin Commonwealth event.


Competition Categories:
Largest Pumpkin 
• Largest Melon • Largest Squash

• Best of Show (Selected on Beauty, Size and Weight) ​• Youth Best of Show (17 and under)

Prizes: 
1st Place Division Winners: $50 Cash

Other prizes to be determined.

Thank You to Our Sponsors: 

Family Traditions

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NOW, THAT'S A BIG PUMPKIN!