The Punkin Chunkin will be delayed by one day! The event in Bridgeville cancelled the pumpkin throwing event on Friday Nov. 2, but will be open with vendors, concerts and other events taking place Friday afternoon.
Punkin Chunkin officials said campers are welcome to come and set up on Friday, and that all events are scheduled to go on as planned on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 3-4. Those who purchased advance tickets for the Friday pumpkin throwing event can use the tickets on Saturday or Sunday. Rooms are still available in the area. For hotel listings, go to http://www.visitdelaware.com/visitors/hotels. Please call ahead or book online to reserve a room.
The World Championship Punkin Chunkin is an annual competition for throwing pumpkins using catapults, air cannons and much more! The Punkin Chunkin Championship draws thousands of visitors to the area and is aired on the Discovery Channel every Thanksiving.