Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival 2023

  • Address:
    Main Street
    Half Moon Bay, CA 94019

Get yer’ orange on! The World Pumpkin Capital of Half Moon Bay celebrates its bountiful fall harvest and autumn splendor at the Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival and this year marks its spectacular 51st Anniversary Celebration, October 14-15.

The top-shelf festival lineup features:

  • A special display and photos with the rhinoceros-sized weigh-off grand champion mega-gourd
  • Smashing non-stop entertainment with stellar live music on stage and street
  • Harvest-inspired fine art and crafts from local artists
  • Delicious autumnal food such as pumpkin ravioli, pumpkin pie with whipped cream, and pumpkin ale
  • Exceptional drinks including craft beer, premium wine, vodka Selzer, and refreshing cocktails
  • Costume contest
  • Pick your own pumpkin patches
  • Pancake breakfast
  • and much more!

The festival is free for everyone. Learn more about the festival and view the full lineup.