We packed up the kids last weekend and headed to Sugar House to watch the 5th annual Giant Pumpkin Regatta. The website said the race started at 1, so we arrived at 12:45. Nothing was really happening when we got there so we asked around. Turns out they raced at 11. We missed it by a long shot. Sadly, we didn't see the race, but we did enjoy some awesome people watching and saw a few people paddling around in giant pumpkins. Oh, and we got a family photo on a Giant Pumpkin so there is that.
Some of the pumpkins were over 400 pounds!
So many cute little dogs all over.
Be sure to check out The Salt Project Events Calendar, so you can find out about cool stuff like this:
This Saturday is Utah's 7th Annual Ginormous Pumpkin Drop
Hee Haw Farms - 150 S 2000 W, Pleasant Grove, UT
Time: The DESTRUCTION begins at noon!
Check out more 2015 Giant Pumpkin Stuff like Feast with the Beast at Hogle Zoo
(a word to the wise, don't trust the times and dates on this site, call before to confirm before you go)
- Dogs welcome
- Pack a lunch and bring a blanket, plenty of shade and grass
- There were signs posted that botulism was found in the pond and not to let your dog drink from the water (yikes)