Contestants may enter one pumpkin in each of the two categories. After the nomination period ends, the voting period will begin and everyone will be able to vote once per day during the voting period.
Photo Submission Period: Oct. 7 at 12:01 a.m. - Oct. 24 at 11:59 p.m.
Voting Period: Oct. 25 at 12:01 a.m. – Oct. 30 at noon
Sturgis Pumpkins: All pumpkins submitted in this category must be either pretzel themed or incorporate the Tom Sturgis logo. Everyone who enters a pumpkin in this category will be able to pick up a Fall Harvest plastic tub of Little Ones & Little Cheesers. The pumpkin with the most votes in the Sturgis pumpkin category will win a Sweet & Salty Tin of chocolate and regular pretzels from Tom Sturgis Pretzels.
Overall Pumpkins: This category can include any and all other decorated pumpkins besides Sturgis/pretzel-themed pumpkins. Anyone submitting a pumpkin in this category will be able to pick up a bag of Tom Sturgis Pretzels (up to 14 oz.) from the Tom Sturgis Pretzels Retail Store. After voting, the pumpkin selected as the overall category winner will receive a Fall Harvest tub filled with chocolate-covered pretzels and brittle bark assortment from Tom Sturgis Pretzels.
*All free pretzels given for submission during the contest must be picked up at the Tom Sturgis Pretzels Retail Store between Nov. 1 and Nov. 17 (ID Required). Free pretzel prizes are limited to one item per person.