Contact Us

It’s National Pumpkin Day


It’s (10/26) National Pumpkin Day. I don’t think it’s a coincidence that today is the last day to enter your Jack-O-Lantern creations/carvings in the Binghamton Rumble Ponies contest. In fact, you only have until 10 am this morning to submit your photo.

In honor of this special day, here are some things that you may not know about the pumpkin.

Pumpkins were once recommended for removing freckles and snakebites. Some Indians used pumpkins as a doormat and they can come in white, blue and green.

Now that we got the pumpkin trivia and knowledge out of the way. It’s time for the pumpkin jokes:

What is a pumpkin’s favorite sport? Squash.

How do you fix a broken jack-o-lantern? Get a pumpkin patch.

Here’s one for the ladies:

Men are like pumpkins. It seems like all the good ones are either taken or they’ve had everything scraped out of their heads with a spoon.


Farmer Beers was driving his tractor with a trailer load of fertilizer. Little Glenn saw the farmer and asked, “What’s in your wagon? He replied, “Manure.” Little Glenn asked “What are you doing with it?”

Farmer Beers said that he was going to put it on his pumpkins. So I told him that he should come over to our house, because we put ice cream on our pumpkin pie.

Wish I was making that last one up. Happy National Pumpkin Day!

[via National Day Calendar]


Best of 98.1 The Hawk

Recommended For You

Best Of The Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Hawk Country Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Hawk Country Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.