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The City of Tualatin, Oregon Official Website

The 12th Annual West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta

Saturday, October 17, 2015 10am-4pm at the Tualatin Lake of the Commons - 8325 SW Nyberg St

If you’ve never been to the West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta odds are you’ve never seen anyone sit inside a giant pumpkin let alone race one across a lake dressed as a superhero or the tooth fairy.

Over the last 11 years the award-winning West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta has become Oregon's best October event. Spectators come from not only  the Pacific Northwest but also from all over the United States and Canada. The event has been featured by a wide variety of local, regional, and national media outlets including the Wall Street Journal, CNN, the Travel Channel, Better Homes and Gardens, HGTV, and Food Network Magazine.

Admission to the festival is free as are most of the activities. 

Paddling a Pumpkin

Check back for more information about paddling a pumpkin.

Regatta Run

The Regatta Run, 5K Walk or Run will be held in conjunction with the 12th Annual West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta.

The race was created in honor of Corporal Matthew Lembke, who lost his life from wounds sustained on his third tour of duty in Afghanistan.  To celebrate Matt’s character and service, a scholarship fund has been created in his name.  Each year, scholarships will be awarded to one or more Tualatin High School graduating seniors.

For information on the event and a link to register visit the Regatta Run website.

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Map and Directions

8325 SW Nyberg Rd
Tualatin, OR 97062