Joe Wheeler State Park

Wicked Halloween Week: Pumpkin Carving Contest

Event Dates:
October 24, 2022, 9:00 am
October 29, 2022, 2:00 pm
Pumpkin Carving Contest

Wicked Halloween Week: Pumpkin Carving Contest

Joe Wheeler State Park will be having a pumpkin carving contest this year! Pumpkins will be judged on overall appearance, creativeness, neatness, & originality. Entries can have any theme or design i.e., Halloween, nature, fall season, etc. The top 3 pumpkins will win medals and more!


Contest Rules:

  • Pumpkins will NOT be provided. You MUST bring your own pumpkin.
  • Entry forms can be picked up at the Campground Store (must be turned back in by 10:00am on Saturday, October 29th)
  • Pumpkins must be turned into the Campground Store no later than 2:00pm on Saturday, October 29th for judging.
  • Contest open to ALL ages.
  • Winners will be announced Sunday, October 30th via Joe Wheeler's Facebook & Instagram pages
    (Facebook: Joe Wheeler State Park-Alabama ( (Instagramjoewheelerstatepark)


When: October 24th - October 29th

Winners: 1st Place (3 free nights camping) | 2nd Place (2 free nights camping) | 3rd Place (1 free night camping)


For any questions regarding this event, email: