FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Headwaters Counseling is beginning its a month-long pumpkin decorating contest: Pumpkin-Palooza. The event hopes to raise awareness and funds for good mental health in the community.
Community members are invited to decorate or carve a pumpkin and submit their creation here no later than Oct. 31.
All entries will be posted online for public display and voting for the community’s favorite:
- Carved pumpkin
- Decorated pumpkin
- Best “look-alike” pumpkin: carved or decorated with a likeness of Halloween characters—reference photos available online
Each vote costs $1. Voters can cast an unlimited number of votes, the company said.
The winners will be announced Nov. 10 and will each win $500.