Pumpkin Carving Competition

2018 Pumpkin Carving Competition

York Maze is holding a pumpkin carving contest on our daytime Halloween season opening weekend on Sunday 28th October 2018.

There is a £300 cash prize for the winner, and cash for runners up too! (and goody bags for kids). You can carve here, or bring one along that you made earlier. Judging will be at 3pm, pumpkins must stay at York Maze for the duration of the Halloween event. Good luck!!



 Christian Russell Giant Pumpkin carving


2016 Winners

Thank you to everyone who carved a pumpkin and entered the competition, there were some great creations. The Pumpkin Carving Competition winners for 2016 were:

1st place: The Mummy by Simon McMinnis, from Blackpool.

2nd place: Carousel by Helen Sibson from Leicester.

3rd place: IT clown by Christian Russell from Wakefield.

Children’s Category winner: Brookes Stephenson (12) from Helmsley

Tom Pearcy with winning pumpkin carvings