Giant Pumpkin Growers from British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest will converge on Saturday, October 7, 2017, to enter BC’s ONLY Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off Event!
Krause Berry Farms and Estate Winery in Langley, BC, will be hosting BC’s Official Great Pumpkin Commonwealth and Certified World Recognized Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off Event again next year! Visit our EVENTS page to view the event details.
Contestants will weigh their Gargantuan Gourds in front of a large crowd of enthusiastic spectators, fellow growers and the media. This is a very well-advertised event that draws nearly all local television and print media covering this amazing story each year. Click 2016, 2015 and 2014 and 2013 to follow BC’s Annual Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off story and view MEDIA (TV interviews, news articles and photos) from past events.
Your Corporate Sponsorship helps to Grow the Giant Pumpkin Community, attracts more Growers and Sponsors, and creates seasonal fun and excitement in the Community! It’s a way to give back to our farming heritage, support local growers and bring community together!
BC’s Top 3 Corporate Sponsors may enjoy a 1,000+ Pound Giant Pumpkin to display at your place of business for 2 weeks following the weigh-off event!! The minimum sponsorship requirements are shown below. Please note this needs to be confirmed with each top sponsor and respective giant pumpkin grower.
1st Place Prize Sponsor = $750 Value (Cash and/or Gift)
2nd Place Prize Sponsor = $500 Value (Cash and/or Gift)
3rd Place Prize Sponsor = $350 Value (Cash and/or Gift)
4th to 10th Place Prize Sponsors = $50 Value for Each (Cash and/or Gift)
Raffle Prize Sponsors = Gifts and Promotional Items! ($100-$500 Value)
Other Sponsors = Giant Pumpkin Carving Exhibition! ($350-500 Value)
All Sponsors are encouraged to provide your Company Banner or Company Tent to display at the event. You are also encouraged to attend the event to promote yourself and your business! Looking forward to creating a memorable event with you!
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss sponsorship opportunities.
SPECIAL THANKS to BC’s Sponsors for 2017!
Host Sponsor: Krause Berry Farms and Estate Winery — KrauseBerryFarms.com || Welcome to our Family Friendly Farm & Estate Winery, nestled in the centre of 200 beautiful acres in Langley, BC. U-Pick Berry Fields, Market, Bakery, Estate Winery, Restaurants & The Farmer’s Table Cooking School.
Scale Sponsor: B.C. Scale — BCScale.com || We sell, service and repair all types of scales. As a Measurement Canada Accredited company, we can perform initial and subsequent government certification of all your legalized scales in British Columbia.
Truck Sponsor: Driving Force Langley — DrivingForce.ca || Proud to be recognized across Canada, we make transportation solutions easy. Rent, lease or buy from a broad range of makes and models. We have decades of experience with commercial customers in all types of industries: Ask us about our Fleet Management Services!
Tractor Sponsor: Avenue Machinery — AvenueMachinery.ca || We are your local Farm and Construction equipment dealer in Abbotsford, Vernon, and Kelowna. We have great prices on Kubota, Fendt, Massey Ferguson, Krone and Merlo equipment, parts and servicing.
Fairmont Chateau Whistler ($750 Value) — Fairmont.com/Whistler || Experience our luxurious Whistler hotel and golf resort located at the base of Blackcomb mountain in Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.
Opus Vancouver Hotel ($500 Value) — Vancouver.OpusHotel.com || Experience the coveted Forbes Four-Star rating from 2013 through 2017. Named “Top 5 Trendiest Hotels in the World” by TripAdvisor, OPUS is more than somewhere to stay, it is somewhere to be.
Hampton Inn and Suites by Hilton Downtown Vancouver ($450 Value) — HamptonInVancouver.com || Experience our award winning accommodations and excellent customer service, in the heart of downtown Vancouver, British Columbia, the West Coast oasis where the mountains meet the sea.
Save On Foods ($350 Value) — SaveOnFoods.com || Providing fresh solutions. Inspiring ideas that save you time, money and are easy to prepare.
Kirstin Carley, Insurance Broker and Certified Financial Planner® ($250 value) —
KirstinCarley.com || Helping families financially protect what matters most to them.
Jen Fuentes, Mortgage Broker/Owner ($250 value) —
MortgagesByJen.ca || Providing 1st and 2nd mortgages for purchases, refinances and renewals.
Maureen Wetzel, President/Co-Owner, Elite RV Rentals ($100 value) —
EliteRVRentals.com || Providing high end luxurious recreational vehicles and Star Waggons to the film industry.
HUGE THANKS for supporting BC’s Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off Event!
Click 2017 to view photos and media from this year’s event.
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