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Reviewed 4 October 2012 .

Among the pumpkin growers, we weigh the giant progenies and record the data. Experienced DLRG lifeguards will be on the water. stefanhinner@agraventa.de Around 3-4 weeks later, they'll be transplanted into fields around Ludwigsburg, where they'll be tended with loving care until they're harvested at the beginning of September. A bonus of €1,000 is offered to any contestant whose pumpkin can outweigh the reigning champion.
Performances begin on the hour at 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. and last about 30 minutes. The three heaviest pumpkins in Baden-Württemberg will be placed in a prime spot on the exhibition grounds until November 3 to give visitors the chance to marvel at the gargantuan gourds. Cash prizes / Early Weigh Off: Atlantic Giant Pumpkins   (also squash) 1st place:       700 Euros 2nd place:      400 Euros 3rd place:       300 Euros 4th place:       200 Euros 5th place:       200 Euros 6th place:       200 Euros 7th place:       100 Euros 8th place:       100 Euros 9th place:         50 Euros 10th place:       50 Euros, Additional cash prizes: 1st place Long Gourds:         100 Euros 1st place Field Pumpkins:     100 Euros 1st place Watermelons:        100 Euros. As soon as the pumpkin is paid for, you can get started. In the year that I attended the festival, the theme was dinosaurs.

Your ticket also includes entrance to the fairy garden, which children will enjoy. Selected pumpkin artists will carve one-of-a-kind sculptures out of the giant pumpkins. You must be at least 14 years of age. The top eight canoeists from the previous year will automatically take part in the Sunday finals if they register by September 15 via email: gerber.mathias@gmail.com .

This laid open grand possibilities, and just two years later, Mathias Willemijns (Belgium) set a new world record in 2016. These websites are the responsibility of the operator.

Related Reading: Ludwigsburg Palace: Everything You Need To Know. Due to the ever-earlier warm temperatures in combination with the increasing wealth of knowledge held by our giant pumpkin growers, the giant Atlantic pumpkins are ripening earlier and earlier. Our team of artists—led by Pit Ruge and produced at Waldwerft in Cleebronn, who have delighted us with wonderful pumpkin sculptures for more than 15 years—make it their business to keep a watchful eye on the pumpkins that will be used later in their decorative artistry. The Kürbisaustelling Ludwigsburg is open until December 6th this year and open daily from 9am to 6pm.

The winning pumpkins of the Weigh Off will be exhibited for visitors until the festival closing, when we will offer some smashing entertainment. In addition to their delight over the tickets, recipients will enjoy further benefits. In this case: follow the foot and bicycle path that leads to Blühendes Barock towards the palace. On this day, interested pumpkin growers will be offered the chance to obtain seeds from these gargantuan gourds. Pumpkins for carving can be obtained on-site - we have a huge selection to choose from.

No transfer of your personal data to third parties for purposes other than those listed below will take place. Of course we or another delegated person can smash the pumpkin on behalf of the grower and ensure that the seeds are returned to the grower. Up until now, most have brought double-ended paddles (with blades on both ends) to use. It is a pity that it is not never been able to visit in Germany … (Animals turned out just wonderful. Yummy! @Krissy, the entrance price for 2014 is €8.50 per adult.

Order your tickets here in the Pumpkin Online Shop Single tickets to Blühendes Barock for adults or children at the price of: In addition to the Pumpkin Festival, the day pass for the park visit includes all garden facilities, a visit to the fairy-tale garden, as well as a boat ride on the fairy-tale stream in Märchenbach.

However when we went to grab our luggage around 3pm, the parking garage was completely full. In dark corridors and mysterious rooms, curious guests encounter clattering skeletons, hovering hands, blue pirates and magic mirrors! You will be charged an additional fee for the pumpkins used.

@Annie – I like how creative the Ludwigsburg Pumpkin Festival is as well. Same thing goes for the paddles: paddles are available on-site, but perhaps you would prefer to bring along your own super-duper paddle. There is also a small park, a train, and even boat ride. Be sure to ask for the flyer “Kürbisse erleben” at the entrance or on the festival grounds.

@Agnes There are definitely a lot of families there, but as an adult, I enjoyed it as well, especially the pumpkin wine .

That all changed about lunch time, when it seemed that hordes of people were starting to pour into the park, including tour busses dropping visitors off. ´Tales from the pumpkin patch´ at Blühendes Barock. The backdrop for the festival – Ludwigsburg Palace – is magnificent.

Well, it’s original! See what these colossal pumpkins look like from the inside out, when the growers cut open their own gourds to harvest the seeds for next year.

With themes like "Pumpkin in Flight" or this year's "The Pumpkin Circus is Coming to Town!" Treat others or yourself to tickets for the Pumpkin Festival at Blühendes Barock.
If you have an organizational question, please contact the Jucker Farm head office (Switzerland) in advance (0041 / (0)449 34 34 84) and ask to speak with Stefan Hinner or write to him at the email address above. If the huge bowl of soup is all sold out, €1 per portion will be donated. After I heard that you could go inside the Baroque palace and try various kinds of pumpkin flavored foods, I was sold. You Should Know This... Post #2, Welcome to Kaiserslautern!

Dear European Pumpkin Growers and Visitors to the Pumpkin Weigh Off Championship.

& Sun. A huge selection of pumpkins in various sizes is available.

If your coming from the other direction to this bus stop, you can reach Marbacher St. via the foot bridge (no steps, therefore accessible by wheelchair, walker or stroller) and cross the street to the turnstile.

If it's raining, however, it will unfortunately be cancelled, as the story corner is open air. However, seeing the contrast of a palace and pumpkins is really something else. Get your pumpkin carving toolkit ready!

I see pumpkins everywhere here, and pumpkin cakes as well, but haven’t seen any pumpkin pie though, think that’s more of a North American thing.

The three heaviest giants from each category will ascend to the winners podium where they will display their prowess for all to admire until the festival closing on November 3rd. From Saturday, September 14, to November 3, 2019, the Halloween Pumpkin Carving Tent will open at the Pumpkin Festival on all weekend days and holidays from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for visitors to the Pumpkin Festival. As always, the growers get all of their seeds back. By bus from the ZOB at the Ludwigsburg train station in just a few minutes: From bus platform 1, take bus 427 or 421, and from bus platform 2, take bus 430.

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Throughout the festival there are different speakers offering tips for growing pumpkins, discussing the different varieties of pumpkins, and even how to make crafts out of gourds.

Under no circumstances will we use the collected data for the purpose of drawing conclusions about you. Around 3-4 weeks later, they'll be transplanted into fields around Ludwigsburg, where they'll be tended with loving care until they're harvested at the beginning of September. Visitors digging into the Biggest Bowl of Pumpkin Soup in Germany (with a capacity of 555 litres!)

In order to achieve these weights you need to have a lot of knowledge and, of course, good seed. The Round of 16, which is now being held as a knockout round, will begin with pairings: Fastest time against the 16th fastest, 2nd fastest against the 15th fastest, 3rd fastest against the 14th and so on. On the last day of the season, we will invite the winners to smash their pumpkins and remove the seeds. The German city of Ludwigsburg hosts the Largest Pumpkin Festival in the World every September to October amid huge fanfare. Pumpkin delivery on the day of the contest between 9 and 11:30 a.m. Halloween pumpkin carving at the Pumpkin Festival, In the Halloween Pumpkin Carving Tent at the Pumpkin Festival, Pumpkin Regatta – German Pumpkin Paddling Championship, Blühendes Barock, Ludwigsburg / Lake at the south garden in front of the Ludwigsburg Palace, Blühendes Barock, Ludwigsburg / Gourmet Pumpkin Festival, Donation per dish: 50 cents or 1 Euro (if the pot is finished) to the Helferherz Campaign, Blühendes Barock, Ludwigsburg / on the south side of the Baroque Palace.

From Ludwigsburg you can reach our farms by car in approximately 2.5 hours. These stop at the "Blühendes Barock“ bus stop in front of the main entrance.

The fastest time wins.

I wish there was more festivals like this where I live. Unfortunately, that’s what I did, which resulted in circling around for a few minutes to find parking. Funny!

I went yesterday and this year it was a circus theme. We would therefore like to invite everyone to once again "lick their bowls clean" on this weekend and have set a goal of finishing the enormous pot of soup - like last year - not just once, but twice. Anselm Rosner doesn't just tell pumpkin fairy tales.

Everything will be perfectly prepared. He will give four performances on each of the nine dates on Saturday and Sunday, as well as on October 3rd at the "Hay Bale Story Corner under the Tree" (below and across from the Emichsburg next to the Flammkuchen Cafe).

We're also planning a fun get-together for all participating canoeists on Saturday evening, offering everyone the chance to get to know each other and exchange valuable tips for Sunday's pumpkin paddling. The photos are awesome.