Pumpkin Weigh Off

Presented by Toyota - Let's Go PlacesBauman’s 2016 Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off is October 1st!

The largest pumpkins and squash in the country have made their way to Bauman’s Harvest Festival during the last decade. And wow, have records been made…last year, with the largest squash ever in Oregon, weighing in at 1,175 pounds. What records will be broken this year?

Registration is from 7:30-8:30am.
Giant pumpkin weigh off starts at 10:00am.
The giant pumpkin drop is at 1:00pm.

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2015 GIANT PUMPKIN WINNER
Steve Daletas’ giant pumpkin weighed 1,997 pounds, which eclipsed the record for the largest pumpkin ever grown in Oregon by nearly 300 pounds. Last year’s champ weighed 1,732.5 pounds.

Giant Pumpkin Winner 2015

Bauman’s Giant Pumpkin Drop Shootout!
Don’t miss the Giant Pumpkin Drop at 1:00pm with hosts Mike & Amy from 99.5 THE WOLF! Watch as a 1,000 pound pumpkin is dropped from a crane into a pool of water below!

Once the weigh off and pumpkin drop are complete, the giant pumpkins will be on display at Bauman’s Harvest Festival along the midway through October 31. If you’ve never seen a pumpkin at more than 1,000 pounds, you are in for a surprise and delight. The Farm will have dozens of pumpkins this size and bigger, making it one of the top weigh offs in the country.

BAUMAN WEIGH OFF RESULTS 2015

Giant Pumpkin Results

NAME WEIGHT cir s/s e/e total Rookie PLACE
Daletas, Steve #1 1997 227 127 117.5 471.5 1
LaRue, Jack 1653 185.5 120 112 417.5 2
Sherwood, Jim 1596 207.5 110 109 426.5 3
Sison, Erick 1586 202 110 113 425 4
Marshall, Charity 1430.5 196 102 110 408 5
Tobeck, Cindy 1402 206 110 110 426 6
Wheeler, Sandy 1381 199 101 102 402 7
Edwards, Ron 1264.5 174 104 96 374 8
Handy, Steve and Sheri 1252.5 185 113 110 408 9
Nelson, Larry 1089 186 103 101 390 10
Holub, Scott 1060 171 103 97.5 371.5 11
Duffy, Tom 1011.5 171 101 97.5 369.5 12
Cooper, Brett 972.5 168 103 99 370 13
Raymond, Richard 854 165 96.5 85 346.5 14
Scott, Norm 824.5 152 84 85 321 15
Cope, Lars 809 159 92 82 333 16
Bowers. Larry 791.5 148 99.5 91.5 339 17
Marvin, David 790.5 148 99 92.5 339.5 18
Barker, Ron 687.5 144 83 82 309 19
Connors, Isaac 656 145 82 80.5 307.5 20
Spriggs, Jason 578 129 85 84 298 21
Collins, Jay 541 140.5 80 84 304.5 22
Hinds, Jeff 529 136 76 77 289 23
Edwards, Zelma 462 119.5 72.5 73 265 24
Drahn, Ron 452 116 78 74 268 25
Nelson, Christy 401.5 118.5 72.5 69.5 260.5 26
Muzechenko, Donnie & Sara 400 124 66 70 260 x 27
Ogren, Ronald 381.5 117 66 69 252 28
Radach, Matt and Mike 300 106 63 63 232 29

Giant Squash

NAME WEIGHT cir s/s e/e total PLACE
Sherwood, Jim 1160.5 178 106 108 392 1
Raymond, Richard 748 148 94.5 85.5 328 2
Marvin, David 724 148 89 86.5 323.5 3

Junior Division

NAME WEIGHT cir s/s e/e total PLACE
Brewster, Henry – SQUASH 326 109 74 70 253 1
Riese, Ashlynn 316 108.5 67 65 240.5 2
Zwink, Kai 251.5 94.5 58.5 53 206 3
Hedrick Allen, NovaLena 133.5 84 52.5 55 191.5 4
Zwink, Neleh 156 80 52.5 53.5 186 5
Ascura, Elise 50 52.5 34 35 121.5 6

Field Pumpkin

NAME WEIGHT OTT PLACE
Treece, Jef 157 205.5 1
Ogren, Ronald 110 172 2
Raunig, Elle 28 112 3
Connors, Luke 15.5 86.5 4

Tomato

NAME WEIGHT PLACE
Tenney, Valerie 3.59 1
Nelson, Larry 3.56 2
Henderson, Jon 3.2 3
Spriggs, Jason 2.47 4
Spaziani, Rick 2.37 5

Longest Gourd

NAME LENGTH PLACE
Nelson, Larry 77.75 1
Marvin, David 66 2

Watermelon

NAME WEIGHT PLACE
Larue, Jack & Sherry 89 1
Sherwood, Jim 85 2
Edwards, Zelma 61 3
Ogren, Ron 46.5 4
Raunig, Mya 15.5 5

Sunflower

NAME INCHES PLACE
Edwards, Ron 20.5 1
Drahn, Ron 18 2
Hedrick Allen, NovaLena 15 3

Most Awesome

NAME ITEM WEIGHT VOTES PLACE
Forson, Beverly Apple
Forson, Robert Pear
LaRue, Jack & Sherry Gourd trio 1
Shumate, Joan Apple
Shumate, Neil Pear
Connors, Luke Smallest Pumpkin
Connors, Amy Cucumber