Downtown Yonkers 1st Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest

Prizes for Best Pumpkin: Bring your pumpkin creation to The Yonkers Downtown BIDby October 20th to enter*.
Family Pumpkin Day: October 17th, 4:00pm-6:30pm. Free Pumpkin Painting & Carving.
Halloween Pet Parade: Bring your pet in their best Halloween costumes. Lots of prizes, treats, and music. Plus more Pumpkin Painting*

  • Pumpkin Carving Contest:  Appropriate pumpkins will be displays at 16 Warburton Ave from October 20th to November 1st (approximately).  Pumpkins deemed inappropriate by the BID project team will not be displayed.  Pumpkins will be lit with LED lights and not candles.   The winner for Best Pumpkin will decided by the the project team.  Winner will be selected by November 5th.   The winner will receive a gift certificate for dinner at one of Downtown Yonkers  finest restaurants.
  • For all free pumpkin painting events, there is a limited supply to pumpkins.  Pumpkins will be given out, one per child, as determined by project staff.