20th annual Southern New England Giant Pumpkin Weigh-off
sponsored by the R.I. Department of Environmental Management and the SNE Pumpkin Growers. Unloading of the biggest pumpkins grown in the area will begin at 9:30 a.m. The weigh-off will begin at noon., and the winning pumpkin will be weighed at approximately 3 p.m. In case of rain, the championship will take place on Sunday, Oct. 13. Also, refreshments, a "Pumpkin Coach" shuttle, corn maze, hay bale maze, pumpkin drop, pumpkin painting, seasonal arts and crafts and more. Free admission; $5 parking. Call Barbara Frerichs at 401-245-8245 or visit www.frerichsfarm.com .