Various Locations in NoMa and Online
Join us for a hybrid of socially distant and virtual festivities from October 21-30 to celebrate the Halloween season in NoMa! This year, from October 21-23, we will be hosting three pumpkin pick-up locations throughout NoMa where you can come and pick-up your FREE pumpkin, decorating supplies and fun goodies!
PUMPKIN PICK-UP DAYS & LOCATIONS:
- Wednesday (10/21) 2-6pm | REI Plaza (201 M Street NE)
- Thursday (10/22) 10-2pm | Qualia Coffee (151 Harry Thomas Way)
- Friday (10/23) 2-6pm | Union Square (999 North Capitol Street)
**Register for a specific location and time slot to reserve your pumpkin and help us practice social distancing. Masks are required at all pumpkin pick-up locations.**
Then from October 21-26, post photos of your decorated pumpkins or Halloween costumes on Facebook tagging @NoMaBID and #NoMaPumpkinPalooza to enter our online competition for the following categories and win amazing prizes! Winners will be announced online October 27-30.
- Scariest Pumpkin
- Most Creative Pumpkin
- Cutest Pumpkin
- Most “NoMa” Pumpkin
- Best Pet Costume
- Best Child’s Costume
- Best Adult Costume
- Best “Mask Moji”
- Any pumpkins that are offensive, discriminatory or inappropriate in anyway will be disqualified.
- Pumpkins must be smaller than 18” wide, but you are not limited to the pumpkin provided by NoMa BID.
- The NoMa BID will provide carving and painting supplies, but you are not required to use those supplies.
- All competition submissions must be posted on Facebook by 5pm on Monday, October 26, 2020, tagging @NoMaBID and #NoMaPumpkinPalooza. If you do not have a Facebook account please email [email protected] about an exception.
***Pumpkins subject to availability