Town of Smoky Lake, Alberta

Pumpkin

Pumpkin - Marlyn Parsons
Designer: Unknown

When Built: 2001?

Dimensions:
Weight: 12,000 pounds
Diametre: 5 Feet (1.5 Metres)

Construction Materials:
Concrete

Location:
Pumpkin Patch Park

Reason for Building:

Smoky Lake is home to the Great White North Pumpkin Fair and Weigh Off.

Additional Information:

It was restored recently. Here is a picture that Tracy Crawley took of it in "captivity":
Pumpkin - Tracy Crawley

Information Source: "Only in Alberta, you Say?" by Judy Schultz, ( Edmonton Journal - June 9, 2001),

Picture Source: Marlyn Parsons and Tracy Crawley

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Created By DMY on June 26, 2001
Last Updated: October 16, 2002