The Community Services/Recreation Department will host the 27th Annual Pumpkin Contest on Wednesday, October 11, 2017. Pumpkin carving begins at 4:30pm at Mixter Park, in downtown Exeter. Kids ages 12 and under are eligible to participate. Age divisions are: 5 and under, 6-7 year olds, 8-9 year olds and 10-12 year olds. You must bring your own pumpkin. Please bring a plastic bag and newspaper for clean up. For more information please call 592-5262.