Punkin Days (aka Pumpkin Days)
Officially coined, "Punkin Days," this annual celebration in Floydada honors one of most unique crops in agriculture, the pumpkin. Every year on the 2nd Saturday of October, the Floydada Chamber of Commerce is host to this special event for Floydada and all the surrounding communities. Read how Floydada became known as Pumpkin Capital of Texas.
The event starts Saturday morning on the county square. Throughout the day, patrons enjoy booths with all kinds of food, live music and games. As well as a Costume contest, chili cook off, pumpkin pie eating contest and much more. Check our Flickr page for more photos.
Bring the whole family out to enjoy a wonderful fall Saturday in Floydada, because there is something for everyone! If you have an interest in participating in this annual celebration in the form of a booth vendor,or in several of our contests, download the form below to complete and return to the Chamber.
Booth assignments are on a first come, first serve basis. Please reserve
your space by sending your application and payment as soon as possible.
Applications returned without payment are considered incomplete and
will not be reserved. The deadline for all applications is September 25,
2015. APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER THIS DATE WILL BE ACCEPTED ONLY ON
APPROVAL. If you need a permit from the Texas Department of State Health Services, download and complete the form. NOTICE: please read the following to all our food vendors regarding recent changes in food booths operating at public events.
Other Fun Events
Take time to get more involved with one of the other participation events as Punkin Days.
|Punkin Days 5K Fun Run|
Those interested in participating the annual 5k and fun run at Punkin Days can submit the participation form. Please note the entry fee is $12.00 (t-shirt included while supplies last for participants). View map
(This event will not be held this year)
|Pie Eating Contest|
Think you have what it takes to win our pumpkin pie eating contest? Enter our annual pie eating contest and take the challenge. There is no entry fee for the contest and entries are limited to the first 25 applicants.
|Car Show Entry|
Have a cool ride you want to show off in our local show? Download and complete our entry form to take part in this fund event. Classes include hot rod, low rider, classic, truck muscle care and much more.
See also our Cow Pattie Bingo Information.