Jackie Shelton, (775) 772-6543
IN VICTORIAN SQUARE, SPARKS
OCTOBER 19-20, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Reno, NV (April 29, 2013) – Downtown Sparks will be celebrating all things pumpkin the weekend of October 19-20, when the Northern Nevada Center for Independent Living kicks off PumpkinPalooza 2013.
Over the course of this weekend, families will be able to:
- Build and race a pumpkin in the Pumpkin Derby
- Participate in the children’s costume parade
- Enjoy storytelling on the ghost train
- Play carnival style games
- Compete in the pie-eating, pumpkin seed spitting, and mummy wrapping contests
- Enter their pumpkins in the beauty contest
- Enjoy live music
- Finish their day with the official Lighting of the Pumpkins!
This inaugural event is sure to become one of Northern Nevada’s mainstays! And it’s all benefiting the Northern Nevada Center for Independent Living. For more information, visit www.pumpkinpalooza.org.
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