Fall Fest Spooktacular

Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 5pm – 8pm

Come in your favorite Halloween costume to the Town of Gypsum's Fall Fest Spooktacular! There will be carnival games & prizes, a pumpkin patch, Lazer Tag, a pumpkin carving contest, and our signature haunted maze. 

Fall Fest is Free to the public.

Pumpkin Carving Contest Info:

  • The Fall Fest Pumpkin Carving Contest will take place at the Fall Fest event on 10/12/19. The contest is FREE and open to children 12 & under and adults 13 & over. Contestants may enter only one pumpkin per person and an entry form must be completed for each contestant.
  • Entry Forms will be accepted at the Town Hall until 10/11/19 @ 5pm. Otherwise, please bring your entry form AND carved pumpkin to the registration table in front of Lundgren Stage between 2:30pm-3:30pm on 10/12/19.
  • Judging categories are: Children (12 & under) Scariest, Most Creative & Best Overall AND Adult (13 & over) Scariest, Most Creative & Best Overall.
  •  Winners of each category will receive a $50 cash prize.
  • Contestants must have their carved pumpkin at the registration table in front of Lundgren Stage between 2:30pm-3:30pm on 10/12/19 to be photographed and numbered for judging.
  • Judging will take place at Fall Fest, 5-6pm. Winners will be announced, and cash prizes given at the Fall Fest event. Photos of the winning pumpkins will then be posted to the Town of Gypsum Facebook page.
  • Judges will be representatives from the Gypsum Sheriff Department, Gypsum Fire Department, Gypsum Rec Center, Gypsum Library and the Gypsum Chamber.
  • Carved pumpkins must be picked up by October 12th no later than 8:30pm, or they will be discarded.