Yadkin Valley Pumpkin Festival

The Annual Yadkin Valley Pumpkin Festival held in Historic Downtown Elkin the 4th Saturday in September from 9:00am – 4:00pm.

Annual Great Pumpkin Weigh-Off  starts at 8am and ends around 1pm located at 257 Standard St.  There will be pumpkins & watermelon from growers located all over the East Coast. Some will weigh-in at an excess of 1,000 lbs with hopes of placing in the Great Pumpkin Commonwealth top ten.

New Kid Zone located at 257 Standard St where you will find bounce houses, petting zoo, pony rides….

The Main Street of Elkin will be filled with live music, vendors of every description featuring everything from antiques, jump houses, funnel cakes to functional pottery, pumpkin painting, wood furnishings to wine racks, BBQ to baked goods, sand art, pumpkin butter to polish sausages, hand crafted gifts and so much more.

Touch a Truck is a great way to learn about different types of industry vehicles and how they work.  This give children of all ages a chance to be hands on.

Its a great time to be had by all. Look forward to seeing you there.

For more information about the festival or being a vendor please contact Yadkin Valley Chamber of Commerce at 336-526-1111.