Welcome to Aurora, Colorado

Twitter notxt Icon
Follow Us on Facebook

Punkin Chunkin Colorado

Punkin Chunkin Colorado Punkin Chunkin Colorado Punkin Chunkin Colorado Punkin Chunkin Colorado
Punkin Chunkin web graphic
Punkin Chunkin Colorado is a two-day event where people travel for miles to see how far they can lob a gourd.  

The 2015 event will mark the 18th year for this zany activity that engages the energy and ingenuity of youth and adults, while inspiring a fresh twist of creativity.  In addition to the competition, the event offers an exciting fall festival complete with family activities, pumpkin patch, fall market, food vendors and a beer garden!

Saturday, October 10, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 11, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Arapahoe Park Race Track
26000 E Quincy Ave.
Aurora, CO 80016

2015 Punkin Chunkin Fall Art Marketing Vendor Application
2015 Punkin Chunkin Marketing Vendor Application
2015 Punkin Chunkin Merchandise Vendor Application
2015 Punkin Chunkin Food Vendor Application
2015 Punkin Chunkin Non-Profit Vendor Application

 For event information please contact the event coordinator, Jessica Hernandez jhernand@auroragov.org or 303-326-8659.
costume contest photo     pumpkin pie photo    pie eating contest photo
Costume Contest      Pumpkin Pie Bake-Off       Pie Eating Contest

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers help with every activity at the event from the pumpkin launch to the pumpkin patch, pony rides, games, entertainment, crafts and more. Morning (9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.) and afternoon (1 to 5:30 p.m.) volunteer shifts are available.  Minimum age is 14. For more information, contact Krystle Berkey at kberkey@auroragov.org or call her at (303) 739-7889.  

City of Aurora Colorado -- 15151 E. Alameda Pkwy -- Aurora, CO 80012            Access Aurora: 303-739-7000