Newark Will Celebrate Fall with a Pumpkin Sculpture Contest
The Village of Newark will celebrate this fall with a Pumpkin Sculpture Contest from October 23rd to October 27th, sculptures will be placed in front yards of homes and outside of businesses for all to see!
The best residential pumpkin sculpture will win a Trick-or Treat Basket of Holiday Goodies and the Great Pumpkin Trophy will be awarded to the winning Newark Business.
Paint, Carve, Stack or make a Pumpkin Creature. Be creative and have fun.
Entries will be judged on fall spirit and original design. Call 331-4770, ext. 108 when you complete your design (and no later than noon on Friday, October 27th) to enter and Contest Judges will take a photo of your creation. Photos of entries will be judged on Friday, October 27th.
The 23rd annual CRC Walkathon and 5K will be held on Saturday, October 21st. The event is a fundraiser for the Cancer Resource Center. The funds raised will help the Cancer Resource Center continue to provide free services and support to families and individuals in need.
Participants can choose to either walk or run the 5K course. Registration is at 9 AM at Cass Park in Ithaca. The walkathon and 5K will begin at 10 AM, with a free pancake breakfast in the pavilion beginning at 10:30 AM. The race winners will be announced at 11:15 AM. Runners will receive gift certificates to the Ithaca Bakery for placing in their age category. It costs $30 to register before the 19th, $35 to register on the 19th or after.
For more information or to register, visit here.