Fall Festival and Pumpkin Playground Photo Contest

Announcing the 2018 Pumpkin Playground Photo Contest Winner!

The 2018 Pumpkin Playground Photo Contest is now closed and the winner determined. Thank you for sharing your fun and laughter at the Fall Festival and Pumpkin Playground. The winner, Eunice Kim, received a $50.00 gift certificate from Burke Nursery & Garden Centre. 

2018 Winner

The contest rules

You retain the rights to your photograph; 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 Festival and Pumpkin Playground. 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 employees of Burke Nursery & Garden Centre and The Fall Festival and Pumpkin Playground.

Terms and entry deadline for the Photo Contest

Burke Nursery & Garden Centre’s Fall Festival and Pumpkin Playground Photo Contest begins October 1, 2018 and ends November 9, 2018 at 11:00 pm EDT. 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.

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 November 26, 2018.

Previous Winners

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