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Pumpkinfest 2018 - September 29th & 30th!

WELCOME to Port Elgin Pumpkinfest! One of Ontario's most unique events.

Featuring two GIANT Vegetable Weigh Offs, one of Ontario's LARGEST two day outdoor Car Shows, over 100 craft, marketplace & food vendors for all your Shopping needs and tons of FAMILY FUN Attractions, Port Elgin Pumpkinfest is THE place to be!

Best community involvementIt takes the entire COMMUNITY to run a festival of this size and Port Elgin Pumpkinfest is proud to partner with our Sponsors, local Non-Profit Groups, Volunteers, The Municipality of Saugeen Shores, and the Saugeen Shores Chamber of Commerce.  It is because of all their hard work that Port Elgin Pumpkinfest was the recipient of the "Best Community Involvement Award" and the "Best Virtual Campaign Award" from Festivals and Events Ontario.WAY TO GO SAUGEEN SHORES!!

You don't want to miss this Award Winning, Record Breaking, One of a Kind, Top 100 Ontario Festival!

Weekend Wristbands

All wristbands can be purchased in person at both the Port Elgin and Southampton Visitor Centres. If you wish to have wristbands mailed to you please call 1-519-389-3714 to place your order.

* If you are unable to pre-purchase wristbands, admission is available at the festival gates!!

ADULT: $7.00

SENIOR (aged 65 +): $5.00

CHILD (aged 5-12): $5.00
Children under 5 are FREE!

Saugeen Shores Merchants selling wristbands: TBA


$20 (includes 2 Adult Wristbands & 2 Child Wristbands) - family passes are only available in advance of the event at Pumpkinfest Headquarters and are not available at the gates

Pub-Kin Crawl Wristbands

$5 (includes shuttle bus service)

Hours of Operation

Saturday Sept. 29th & Sunday Sept. 30th


Saturday 9am-6pm

Sunday 10am-4pm


Saturday 8am-4pm

Sunday 8am-4pm