If you find yourself visiting Salem Common over the next two weeks, be sure to pay a visit to the Painted Pumpkin contest. The pumpkins, submitted by school children, offer a delightful display of mixed media approaches to gourd decoration!
|Competition was fierce (especially for the pirate on the bottom row)|
|We are suckers for the Muppets, so Miss Piggy gets high marks.|
|The Haunted Happenings Parade theme was "Honoring those who serve," which has been well-carried over to pumpkin decorating.|