26th Annual Pumpkin Carve

26th Annual Pumpkin Carve

Oct 31st, 2014 09:00 am to 09:00 pm

Pumpkin Carve is an annual, community-wide event hosted by Auburn's chapter of the American Institute of Architecture Students. This year's event takes place on Halloween. In addition to carving your own pumpkin, the day will be filled with music, festive food, and lively carnival games. Evening activities include costume competitions, a silent auction, and the illumination of all the carved pumpkins. Use #PC26 when posting on social media.


Pumpkin Carve Schedule


9:00 am           The carving begins: Pumpkins and t-shirts go on sale to students and faculty


9–10 am          Elementary school students from the Auburn area learn about this exciting event while carving a                           pumpkin with an APLA student


11:00 am         Kids Costume Parade


11:30 am         Hallowieners (hot dogs, hamburgers, chips, and drinks) on sale for lunch

                        Dessert Cookoff

                        College Costume Competition


12:00 pm         Pictures with Aubie!


3:00 pm           Pumpkins, t-shirts, raffles, and more on sale for the public


5:00pm            Hallowieners on sale for dinner

                        Dessert Cookoff


6:00pm            Pumpkins are lit and judging begins


6:30pm            Kids Costume Competition


7:00pm            Winners for the pumpkin-carving contest and silent auction are announced, prizes awarded, and                           sponsors recognized


8:00pm            Winning pumpkins will be auctioned off to benefit the American Institute of Architecture Students


                                All other carved pumpkins will go on sale for a minimum $5 donation.



Other activities (subject to change) throughout the day include:

  • Silent Auction
  • Carnival Games
  • Face Painting
  • Movies
  • Pie-a-Professor
  • Photo Booth