October 14-15, 2017

  1. What is the Kids Costume Parade?
    1. Any child can participate in the kids costume parade. It is on Sunday morning at 11:30am.
  2. What is the Battle to Paddle?
    1. Teams of two battle it out with fun lawn games, etc. to win a spot to paddle their pumpkins down the St. Croix River in the Pumpkin Regatta. 
    2. Can anyone enter the Battle to Paddle?
      1. This event is open to businesses who sponsor the Battle to Paddle. Email us to get more information! stillwaterharvestfest@gmail.com
  3. What is the Pumpkin Regatta?
    1. Watch as we hollow out giant pumpkins and the top four finishers of the Battle to Paddle get in the pumpkin and paddle down the river. Yes, the pumpkins float! :)
  4. What are the Kids Activities?
    1. The kids activities are fun and simple games for kids to play. We have pumpkin plinko, etc. Kids can play for free and will receive a piece of candy for playing.
  5. Does the event cost money?
    1. No, this is a free event. The only parts of the event that cost money are the Beer Garden and Chili Cook Off. The bungee trampoline also has a fee of $7. We will have inflatables in 2017 for an extra cost. We will still have the small kids activity are described above at no cost.
  6. Where can I buy tickets to the Beer Garden and Chili tasting?
    1. Right here: Will be available soon. 
  7. What is the Giant Pumpkin Weigh-off?
    1. Growers around the Midwest bring their GIANT pumpkins in for the weigh-off. There are $20,000 in prizes given for growing giant pumpkins and other vegetables. Visit the St. Croix Growers Association website for more information.
  8. I grew a giant pumpkin, can I enter in the contest?
    1. Click here for entry info.
  9. How do I become a vendor?
    1. Find our application here.