Upcoming Events

Feast With the Beast - Hogle Zoo

Don't miss the Giant Pumpkin Stomp, sponsored by the Utah Giant Pumpkin Growers Association.

Date: Thanksgiving Day, November 27th
Location: Hogle Zoo - 2600 E Sunnyside Avenue, Salt lake City, UT
Time: 9:00 AM

Discover the Thanksgiving tradition everyone is talking about! Visit the Zoo while the turkey is in the oven and watch as the keepers give giant pumpkpins for the elephants to stomp, roll, drop & chomp! There's something for everyone to enjoy.

If you are interested in donating your giant pumpkin (minimum 200 lbs) for this event, please submit a Giant Pumpkin Donation Form. You will receive 4 zoo tickets and free admission for the Feast with the Beast event.

Membership Dues/Seed Distribution 2015

UGPG membership is the calendar year from Jan 1st to Dec 31st. Membership is $25. This gets you in on the annual seed give away and into most UGPG activities during the year, including free entry into the weigh off. We need to have your membership by March 31st for you to be eligible for the seed distribution.

Register or renew membership now.

2015 National GPC Conference, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
March 20th, 21st and 22nd

The GPC (Great Pumpkin Commonwealth) 2015 Edition of 'The Big Show' will be in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania at the Genetti Best Western Hotel. This is a great opportunity to rub shoulders with the national growers. Check out the GPC Website for costs and registration information.