South Jersey Pumpkin Show Contests & more 
Contests are designed to be family friendly and fun. Prizes, ribbons, trophies, gift baskets and prize money awarded to winners in many of the contests. Click on the event details for entry forms and general rules.
 Call 856-765-0118 with questions
Halloween Costume Contest  6PM
Trick or Treat Stroll   7PM 
Saturday, October 9thM
Ages: 4-10 years old
Free Hayrides Kids in Costume, Free Goody Bags
Friendly Scarecrows on Display .
Located inside the Haunted Pole Barn
Contest open to our vendors & general public. 
 First to Third Place winners.
Help us choose the winners. Pick up judging form at the office. Winners announced on Sunday at noon. Ribbon and prize money awarded. 

Fun Pumpkin Show Contests 
& Happenings 2021


Pumpkin Dessert Contest & Free Sampling
                   Register 2-2:45pm  Judging 3pm: 

Adult Pumpkin Toss ($500 in prize money)             
      No entry form, sign up at Fair Office                           First 25 Men & First 25 women

Kid's Halloween Costume Contest 
& Trick or Treat Stroll thru the vendor 


Fun Dog Show & Parade                                        Little Miss Pumpkin Queen & Court                                 

Friendly & Frightening Scarecrows 

Decorated & Painted Pumpkins    
Enter our "No Carve"  Decorated Pumpkins Contest 
Open to the public to participate
Use a fresh, fake, wooden pumpkin, foam pumpkin and decorate it for the fall season.
Bring your decorated pumpkin  to the Fairgrounds Office on Friday & Saturday.
Pumpkin Winners announced on 
Sunday at noon! Ribbons awarded.
Meet our Headless Horsemen at the Pyramid and our Graveyard on Saturday & Sunday! Take your pictures with the rider.
Pumpkin Dessert Contest & Free Sampling!  Everything Pumpkin Desserts
Saturday at 3pm, Check in at the Picnic Pavillion
Pumpkin Toss
Saturday at 4pm
Under handed, longest toss wins
$500 prize money pay out overall.
First & second place winners
Men & Women Groups
Painted Rock Hunt
Saturday at  Noon First 30 kids
ages 4-10 years old. One free painted rock per child. Sign up at Fair Office.
Pumpkin Pageant Winners 2018
Little Miss & Mister Pumpkin King & Queen  
 1st to 4th place runners up.
Don't miss our center piece of the festival.
All pumpkins, mums, cornstalks and some scarecrows will be sold on Sunday, Oct. 10th starting at 4:00pm. Items will go cheap!

Sponsor of the Kids & Pets Contests
All Breed Fun Dog Show 
& Short Parade
Sunday at noon. Sign up at the Fairgrounds Office 11am to Noon.
Twelve Dogs Win Prizes & First Place Ribbon 
Festival goers, Vendors & Sponsors! Please be advised!

Due to circumstances beyond our control some contests and scheduled events could change or be cancelled. Weather is always a factor and safety is our biggest concern.

Vendors & sponsors pay a fee to be at the festival. BKE has no control if scheduled vendors show up. BKE makes every attempt to run the events by the scheduled times and dates. This is a Dog Friendly Festival. Please only bring dogs out to the festival that are crowd friendly. Please clean up after your dog and keep on a leash at all times.

Check out phone announcements and website for updates or changes to the current schedule of events.
Enjoy our Halloween Displays from decorated trees to our Halloween Mini Village Exhibit! 
Located inside the Haunted Pole Barn!
New Jersey's Largest Pumpkin Pie
Guess how many eggs we used in the recipe! One winner chosen on Sunday! Win a $100 Gift Card 
Fill out entry form at the Festival!
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