Pumpkin Patch Photo Contest

Burke Nursery & Garden Centre Announces

The Pumpkin Patch Photo Contest 2023 Winner!

Winner of a $50.00 Gift Certificate!

Siblings sitting in Pumpkin Patch

2023 Winner

Share your fun and laughter that you experienced at the Fall Farm Market and Pumpkin Patch by submitting your photos to the Pumpkin Patch Photo Contest. The winning submission receives a $50.00 gift certificate from Burke Nursery & Garden Centre.

What to submit

There is a limit of two (2) pictures per family submitted to the contest. In addition to photographs, the following information needs to be submitted: Your full name, street address, telephone number, and email address.

Just submit this information to misty@burkenursery.com. The pictures are featured on our Facebook, Website, and Instagram pages.

The following is not eligible for consideration

Sorry, but prior winners and photographs submitted in prior year competitions are not eligible for consideration in this year’s contest.

The contest rules

You retain the rights to your photographs; however, by entering the contest, you grant Burke Nursery & Garden Centre (and those authorized by Burke Nursery & Garden Centre) a royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, non-exclusive license to publicly display, distribute, reproduce, and create derivative works of the entries, in whole or in part, in any media now existing or later developed, for any Burke Nursery & Garden Centre purpose, including, but not limited to, advertising and promotion related to Burke Nursery & Garden Centre, and the Fall Farm Market and Pumpkin Patch. Burke Nursery & Garden Centre will not be required to pay any additional consideration or seek any additional approval in connection with such uses.

Who may enter

Individuals who are 18 years or older, except for previous winners or employees of Burke Nursery & Garden Centre and The Fall Farm Market. Burke Nursery & Garden Centre will determine the winner’s eligibility at its sole discretion.

Terms and entry deadline for the Photo Contest

Burke Nursery & Garden Centre’s Pumpkin Patch Photo Contest begins Friday, September 29, 2023 and ends Monday, November 6, 2023 at 11:00 pm EST. By submitting an entry, each contestant agrees to the rules of the contest, states that they are age 18 or older, and has permission to submit the photograph(s).

Judging for the Photo Contest

Judging of the annual contest will be conducted by the staff of Burke Nursery & Garden Centre. The winning photograph will be announced no later than Wednesday, December 20, 2023.

Previous Winners

Child in Ghost Costume in Front of Pumpkins

2022 Contest Winner










Parents holding their child.

2021 Contest Winner




2020 Pumpkin Patch Contest Winner

2019 Winner: The Cutest Pumpkin in the Patch

2018 Winner

2016 Winner: Bond, Baby Bond

2016 Runner-Up: Pure Joy. He Found the Perfect Pumpkin                         

2016 Runner-Up: The Pumpkins at Burke Nursery are Beary Delicious!

2015 Winner

2015 Runner Up: Celebrating Her First Halloween

2015 Runner-Up: It’s Restful Here

2014 Winner: I Like This Pumpkin

2013 Winner

2012 Winner: Going Down the Big Slide is Always More Fun With Mommy