Halloween Tips and Tricks

HALF MOON BAY, CA - OCTOBER 08: A miniature pumpkin sits on top of a giant pumpkin at the 34th Annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off October 8, 2007 in Half Moon Bay, California. Thad Starr of Pleasant Hill, Oregon took the top honor at tihis years pumpkin weigh-off with his pumpkin coming in at 1524 pounds, earning his $6 per pound in prize money for a total of $9144. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

So how did an award winning Ohio pumpkin end up in the Liggett’s yard in Dunedin? Bob and Jo Leggett grew the 1,421.5 pounder  and won the Grand Champion Award at Circleville, Ohio’s Giant Pumpkin Festival. They received a check for $1000 for first prize and them loaded the pumpkin up for a road trip south.

Now the pumpkin is on display through Halloween at the Liggett’s relatives house in Dunedin. Dan and Shonda Liggett, 1532 Santa Clara Drive. Enjoy!