Belchford Church
Belchford Pumpkin Festival will be held in the church on October 19th and 20th,2013

Welcome to the Belchford Pumpkin Festival 2013

 The Belchford Pumpkin Festival will be held on October 19th and 20th,2013 .Belchford is situated in the Lincolnshire Wolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.This is the second time the Pumpkin Festival has been held in the church and all funds raised will be used for the upkeep of the church and the local community.We are hoping that everyone will enter into the spirit by carving a pumpkin and displaying it in the church.







The weekend will commence on the Saturday evening with a candlelight display of pumpkins in the church.This will be a ticketed event with wine and themed food for the adults. Tickets available from Bob on 01507 533454 or Marilyn 01507 533734. Adults £5 and children £1. Adults £6 on the door.







Sunday will continue with the harvest festival in the morning and then the church will be open from 11am.







There will be competitions for the heaviest or largest pumpkin, best carved pumpkins and art competitions for the younger children who cannot wield a knife!







For the first time this year there will be a scarecrow competition open to all. This will be a mini scarecrow competition size 2 foot 6" maximum open to all. Entry forms available on line or from Horncastle Hobby House, 25 North Street, Horncastle.



Pumpkins are now available from Robert Ward Plants and Baskets, Main Road, Belchford .£1.50 each all proceeds to the church funds.







There will be refreshments and fine food stalls galore!





Whats on
  • Carved pumpkins

    Competitions for the best carved pumpkins voted for by visitors. There will be classes for youngsters and adults .


  • Scarecrow Competition

    There will be a scarecrow competition with prizes and the Belchford Pumpkin Festival medals. Watch this space for further details


  • Colouring Competition

    There will be a colouring competition. Sheets will be distributed to the local schools in the area


  • Fine Food

    There will be fine food stalls to whet your appetite. Refreshments with a pumpkin theme will be served in the Village Hall


  • Plant Stall

    Home grown plants will be available to purchase




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