We’re excited to announce Romulus Public Library’s first ever Pumpkin Painting Contest! Enter to win a $25 gift card to Apple Charlie’s Orchard & Cider Mill!
All ages welcome to participate!

The contest starts on October 1st. Entries will be accepted between Oct. 1st and Oct. 15th! Voting will happen Oct. 16-30th on our Facebook page. Winners will be announced on the 31st!

There will be 3 winners—one for each contest category!

What do I need to do to enter?

Note: You can only submit ONE entry per person.

  1. Get a pumpkin to paint! You can pick up a free pumpkin from the library starting on Oct. 1st—while supplies last—or purchase your own. 
  2. Get creative and paint your pumpkin! A winner will be selected for the following categories:
    • Spookiest Pumpkin
    • Cutest Pumpkin
    • Best based on a Book OR Book Character Pumpkin
  3. Take pictures of your finished pumpkin masterpiece!
  4. Enter the contest by 11:59pm on October 15th, by emailing romuluspubliclibrary@gmail.com with your name, phone number, competition category, and photo(s) of your pumpkin. We will call you at the number provided if you win!

How do I vote?

We will be sharing contest submissions in a Facebook photo album on Oct. 16th! Vote for your favorite pumpkins by liking or reacting to its photo!

Image: “Painted Pumpkins” by johnwilliamsphd is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Prizes were generously donated by Apple Charlie’s Orchards!

Pumpkins generously donated by Blocks Stand & Greenhouse!