Giant Pumpkins at The New York Botanical Garden

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October 20, 2011 through October 30, 2011

10am-6pm Tuesday-Sunday, October 20-30.

New York Botanical Garden


All Ages

Garden admission: $10; $5 seniors and students; $2 children ages 2-12; free children younger than 2

Event description: The top four winning pumpkins from regional weigh-offs across the United States and Canada, including one that broke the world record for heaviest pumpkin, will be on display for a limited time at The New York Botanical Garden.

See the largest pumpkin in the world, weighing 1,818.5 pounds (a new world record), grown by Jim Bryson and his 12-year-old daughter Kelsey in Ormstown, Quebec, Canada, plus a 1,807.5 pounder from Pennsylvania, two gourds from California that both weigh in well over 1,600 pounds.

Address: Bronx River Parkway (exit 7W) and Fordham Road
Bronx, NY 10458
Phone: 718-817-8700


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