15th Annual

Crafts - Dog Contests and Demo's - Food
Inflatable toys and Much More!!

(Rain date SATURDAY October 12th)
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The 15th annual Pumpkins & Pooches Autumn Fair and Dog Show will be held on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013 (rain date Oct. 12) from 9 - 4 on the Colchester Town Green. Sponsored by the Colchester Lions Club, this major fundraiser has grown in size every year.

While you are enjoying our event, keep your eyes open for future guide dogs from Freedom Guide Dogs . If you see a pup with a red Freedom jacket, I'm sure the pup's foster parents would love to tell you about him or her!

Check back often for updates.

Colchester Leo’s host Pumpkin Decorating Contest at Pumpkins & Pooches Enter your carved, painted or decorated small to medium-sized pumpkin in the Colchester Leo’s Pumpkin Contest at Pumpkins & Pooches Autumn Fair and Dog Fest! This fundraiser is held on the Colchester Town Green on Sunday, Oct. 6 (raindate Oct. 12). Prizes or ribbons awarded to winners in each group. Children 3-6 years old and 7-9 years old - enter painted or decorated pumpkins; 10-12 years old, 13-16 years old, and 17 and older - enter carved, painted or decorated pumpkins. Registration is required and is $1 per pumpkin from 9AM-1PM; winners will be announced at 2:00.

See more details here . Get registration forms here and at various businesses in Colchester and surrounding towns.

We are seeking crafters of all types and those who offer specialty items or services. Spaces are $40 for 12’ x 12’ and $50 for a larger space that will accommodate one car. We are looking for crafters and vendors to participate in this event You can download a crafter application and the rules in PDF format or as a Word document.

Click here for a handy schedule of events.

Here is a copy of our poster. Print it out and share it with your friends.