Another successful Pumpkin Festival
This year’s winners:
Citizen of the Year: Tim Finan
Scholarship Winners: Karen Jorgensen and Carley Holtshouser
Crotched Mountain Raffle: Tom Reany
50/50Raffle: Rosemarie Lynch
Talent Show Winners:
14 and under: Adults:
1st – Landon Byrd 1st – Naomi Cohen
2nd – Camille Riggins 2nd – Jon Donahue
3rd – Lyric Michaud 3rd – Dale Byrd
Audience Favorite: Duo Impulse
1st – Steve Geddes, Boscawen 2066lbs. A NH Record!
2nd – John Grigas, Derry 1548.5 lbs
3rd – Barry LeBlanc, Merrimack 1334.5 lbs
The festival is presented by the Milford Improvement Team and attracts more than 35,000 people over a 3 day weekend. Festivities start Friday evening with Food Vendors, Two Sound Stages, Craft Fair, carved Pumpkins, the infamous Haunted Trail, a Beer and Wine Tasting (must be over 21 to attend) and a spectacular fireworks display around the Oval, downtown Milford, New Hampshire.
During the weekend there is Pumpkin Painting, Face Painting, Scarecrow making, Bouncy Houses, Food, A Talent Show, Craft Fair, entertainment and fun for all ages.