Punkin Chunkin Colorado is the signature fall event presented by the city of Aurora and Chambers Wine & Liquor. The event features a world renowned pumpkin chunking competition that is one of only five such events sanctioned by the World Championship Punkin Chunkin organization.
The fun-filled, two-day event also features family-friendly festival activities like live music, face painting, pony rides, crafts, pumpkin patch and blow-up corn maze. A diverse variety of food and beverage vendors are also always available to satisfy any craving.
The 2016 event was the biggest yet with an estimated 30,000 people attending the event Oct. 8 and 9. Eighteen teams competed for bragging rights, including 14 adult teams and 4 youth teams. See the list of 2016 winners!
2017 event date announced. The 2017 Punkin Chunkin Colorado event will be Oct. 7 and 8. Guaranteed it will be an outstanding event as the city of Aurora celebrates 18 years of Punkin Chunkin glory!