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The Bay Area Sights

Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival

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Updated 02/03/2015

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The town comes to life—and traffic to a standstill—on the third weekend in October, when 250,000 people gather for the Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival. Highlights include a parade, pie-eating contests, and a "weigh-off" of giant pumpkins, some more than 1,700 pounds.

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Main St., Half Moon Bay, California, 94019, United States

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Updated 02/03/2015


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