Congratulations to Gage Kennie of Berwick, Maine – Our 2008 Great Pumpkin Winner! With the closest guess of 211 pounds, our great pumpkin weighed in at 211.4 – now that's some serious pumpkin pie. And Gage's prize? A free night's stay! (*Pumpkin not included)
A few other notables for this year's contest:
Smallest Guess: 14 pounds by Joe from Bradford, NH
Largest Guess: 2, 452 pounds by Dawn from Auburn, MA
Most adorable entry: With a guess of 138 pounds, Goal from Dover, NH had the cutest guess ballot (and some translation by good ol' Mom)
Most distant entry: With a guess of 215 pounds (so close!), Charles from Leavenworth, WA had the guess the greatest distance from Ogunquit (so far!)
Thanks to everyone who guessed – we had over 200 ballots!