Goleta man wins pumpkin contest with 905 pounder

Posted at 10:48 PM, Oct 17, 2019

A winner was named in this year's 'Central Coast Great Pumpkin Contest'.

Bill Quirk of Goleta won first place with his pumpkin weighing in at 905 pounds.

Growers put months into fattening up their pumpkins for a cash prize.

They also have categories for most beautiful and most unusual pumpkin.

The 'Central Coast Great Pumpkin Contest' is annual event that honors the local agricultural community.