2021 Mayor's Pumpkin Carving Contest
Boston Parks and Recreation Department logo
The logo from your favorite City department.
The death's head can be seen in many of Boston’s Historic Burial grounds.
I cannot tell a lie. This George Washington template is cool.
Make way for jack-o'-lanterns.
Make a pumpkin Boston Park Ranger.
Park Ranger Horse
If you think hay is for horses this template is for you.
One of the Public Garden's most beloved statues.
Pumpkin Carving Contest
We know that people spend a lot of time and effort carving their pumpkins into jack-o'-lanterns this time of year. The Boston Parks Department wants to make sure that all the artistry is recognized.
First prize winners in each category will receive a $75 gift basket courtesy of the farm families who own Cabot Creamery Co-operative.
- Submit your jack-o'-lantern through our online form.
- Get creative! (No need to use our stencils. Use your own design!)
- Contest submissions will be accepted starting October 12, 2021, and will conclude on October 31, 2021, at 11:59 p.m.
- Winners will be chosen and prizes will be awarded for each of three categories:
- 1. Most creative
- 2. Scariest
- 3. Boston-Parks themed