​Health Plus Pumpkin Carving Competition

Join Health Plus for the much anticipated, long-awaited return of the Pumpkin Carving Contest at the Vanderbilt Farmers' Market!  Carve or decorate a pumpkin with others in your department and bring it to the Market on Thursday, October 20 for voting.

How it works:

  • Register your department by Friday, October 14 (Note: only one person needs to register for the department)
  • Each department may enter one pumpkin display
  • Pumpkins can be carved, painted, or decorated
  • Use of candles is prohibited
  • Winners will be notified on Friday, October 21

Pumpkins will be displayed for voting Thursday, October 20, from 1:30-5:00 pm.

  • 12:30-1:30 pm – Pumpkin Drop-Off
  • 1:30-5:00 pm – Voting
  • 5:00-5:30 pm – Pumpkin Pick-up (Pumpkins cannot be left out. Pick-up person must be designated at regitration and confirmed at drop-off.)

The VU & VUMC department pumpkins with the most votes will win recogniction and a trophy from Health Plus!

Off-site departments can participate by submitting a photo by 5 pm on Wednesday, October 18th. Health Plus will print and display your photo!

Go for the Gold deadline is October 31 Log in to complete all 3 steps. We’re here to help! Contact us at 615-343-8943 if you need assistance completing Go for the Gold.