Calling all Lancer ghosts, goblins and ghouls. Join the Longwood family in our third annual Pumpkin Carving and Costume Contest

Between now and Tuesday, November 1, get creative, give those Halloween costumes a test run and carve your pumpkins! Take pictures and submit them below for a chance to win a Longwood-themed prize pack. All ages are welcome to participate.

The winning photo submissions will be uploaded to our Facebook page on Thursday, November 3. People’s Choice award goes to the photo with the most likes, so make sure to ask your friends and family to vote! Winners will be announced on Saturday, November 6, on Facebook.

Official Contest Rules

Costume Categories

  • Best Longwood themed
  • Best group (3+)
  • Best duo
  • Best individual
  • Best dressed pet
  • People's choice

Pumpkin Carving Categories

  • Best Longwood themed
  • Most detailed
  • Best classic jack-o'-lantern
  • Best painted
  • People's choice