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2018 Schedule Events

Pumpkin Regatta
Sunday, October 14, 2018
Lake Pesaquid, Falmouth to Windsor

Paddle for Your Passion

At this years Pumpkin Regatta watch our competitors
row, row, row their way across Lake Pesaquid
to raise awareness for their favourite charity



Regatta Directions and
Parade Route

If you are interested in registering for the Pumpkin Regatta, please download the following registration form.

2018  Regatta Registration

Registration Forms must be received by Noon, Friday, October 12, 2018

2018  Children's Wishmaker
Parade Registration

For more information about the

For information about the
Pumpkin Regatta
VanEssa at 1-902-798-1708
or email
Regatta Information

 Pumpkin Weigh-off contact
The Dills at  1-902-798-2728
or email
Weigh-off Information



11:00 am - 1:30pm

The Pisiquid Canoe Club presents:

Pumpkin Seed Long Distance Challenge
6 km and 12 km sprint canoe/kayak showcasing
Nova Scotian paddlers on Lake Pesaquid, Windsor








10am -4:00 pm

Miniature Train Rides at Trecothic Creek and Windsor Railway
Exit 5A Windsor, Centennial Drive


The Children's Wish Foundation Presents:

Wishmaker's Parade of Paddlers

Join the paddlers and their PVC's (personal vegetable crafts) as they help raise awareness for the Children's Wish Foundation, the official charity of the Windsor~West Hants Pumpkin Festival Committee.  

Parade Route: Exhibition Grounds to O'Brien Street, down Gerrish Street, along Water Street to Falmouth

10 am - 4:00 pm Music and vendors on the Windsor Waterfront
Performing at the Coach House is Route 12, compliments of the Windsor Business Enhancement Society, the downtown merchants.

2:00 pm


Official Opening of the 
Windsor - West Hants Pumpkin Regatta

Dragon Boat Paddle


2:15 pm 1st Heat Starts     Motorized & Experimental Class
2:30 pm 2nd Heat Starts     PADDLING CLASS
3:30 pm Presentation of Awards

Performing at the Sam Slick Coach House:  Route 12


Vendors and concessions at the waterfront all day.