South Kingstown Parks & Recreation Department presents
The 17th Annual Pumpkin Launch
12:30 – 2:30p.m. (rain date Sunday November 3)
Pumpkin registration starts at 12:15
(only those registered by 1:00 are guaranteed to launch after 1:00 launching is based on time availability)
For questions, please call SK Parks and Rec at 789-9301, follow us on Facebook
or visit http://www.southkingstownri.com
Things to know before you go…
~The event is open to EVERYONE!!!!
~Make sure you bring your pumpkin!!
~Registration begins on site at 12:15pm (refer to front for more info) ~Once registered with SKPR staff, take your number and wait to be called to pull the trebuchet rope
~Due to the popularity of the event, we can only allow 1 pumpkin per person and no more than 2 per family – pumpkins must meet launch specifications.
~There is no fee to participate HOWEVER we do kindly ask that you please bring 2 non-perishable food items per pumpkin (no glass please). Items will be donated to the Jonnycake Center Food Panty!
~Launching starts @ 12:30pm – PLEASE NOTE: each pumpkin can take up to 5 minutes to load and launch so when you arrive you are given a number
~We can launch approximately 65 pumpkins
~If your pumpkin has a direct hit on a target, you’ll win a prize (our judges make the call).