World Pumpkin Weigh-Off Returns to Great Pumpkin Farm

September 26, 2011 Updated Sep 26, 2011 at 12:31 PM EDT

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World Pumpkin Weigh-Off Returns to Great Pumpkin Farm

September 26, 2011 Updated Sep 26, 2011 at 12:31 PM EDT

Clarence, N.Y. (WKBW release) -- The World Pumpkin Weigh-Off is returning to the Great Pumpkin Farm on Saturday Oct. 2.

The event, which is part of this year's Fall Festival, is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. at the Great Pumpkin Farm on Main Street in Clarence. Results are expected by noon.

Prizes will be awarded for the three largest pumpkins, and if one sets a world record, it's worth $10,000. Last year's winning entry weighed in at 1,070 pounds.