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Posted on: September 28, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Allen Pumpkin Derby

Pumpkin Derby

Think your pumpkin has what it takes to outrace the competition?!

The Allen Pumpkin Derby will take place from noon-2:45 p.m. on Saturday, October 28 at The Edge Skate Park and Visitor Center.

This is a fun-spirited event with side-by-side races featuring handcrafted, decorated Pumpkin Racers in a suspenseful display of American ingenuity. Excitement builds as Derby Racers battle head-to-head. Awards will also be given for Best Design.

The cost is $10, and you can register online by age group with the barcodes below:

Age: 13-17 (12-12:45 p.m.): 56987
Age 9-12 (1-1:45 p.m.) 56988
Age 6-8 (2-2:45 p.m.): 

Need help building your Pumpkin Racer? Free workshops will be held at The Edge Skate Park and Visitor Center throughout October, leading up to the big event. For more information, please contact 214.509.4760 or email


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