Main Street Oregon City, Inc. is excited to host the Downtown Oregon City Pumpkin Carving & Decorating Contest on Main Street, Friday, October 31, 2014, during its annual Trick or Treat on Main Street. The contest proudly features regional artists showcasing their pumpkin creations in shop windows throughout downtown Oregon City.
Your point of contact is Jessica Gago, Marketing Coordinator.
Submissions are due between October 27 – 28, 2014.
CONTEST PERIOD: The Downtown Oregon City Pumpkin Carving & Decorating Contest entry period begins on Monday, October 27, 2014 and lasts through Tuesday, October 28, 2014. During the entry period, pumpkins must be dropped off at the Downtown Oregon City Association office (816 Main Street, Oregon City, OR, 97045) between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm or Nebbiolo Wine Bar on Tuesday, October 28, between 5:00 pm and 9:00 pm pm (800 Main Street, Oregon City, OR, 97045). All contestants must complete a submission form to enter the contest.
JUDGING PERIOD: The contest judging period begins on Wednesday, October 29, 2014, and ends on Thursday, October 30, 2014. The winners will be announced on Friday, October 31, 2014, during the Trick or Treat on Main Street “Pumpkin Walk.” All pumpkin entrees will be displayed in shop windows of participating businesses in downtown Oregon City. Ribbons will identify category winners. Prizes will be mailed to winners following the contest. If a selected winner is unable to be contacted or located after a period of thirty (30) days from this date, winner forfeits prize.
ELIGIBILITY: The contest is open to Oregon residents only. Winners do not need to be present to win.
HOW IT WORKS: During the entry period, contestants may submit as many carved pumpkin entries as they wish for the contest. Contestants who would like submissions returned may pick them up beginning on Saturday, November 1, 2014, and must arrange with individual business where their pumpkin is displayed. If the business is closed on Saturday, November 1, 2014, contestant must arrange to pick up on the business’s next following business day.
More information: Pumpkin_Carving_-_Call_to_Artists