Community News for Goffstown, Dunbarton, New Boston & Weare, NH

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Goffstown 3rd Annual Pumpkin Regatta 10k and Kids Pumpkin Dash is set for Sunday, 15 October 2017

GOFFSTOWN VILLAGE:  3rd annual Goffstown Pumpkin Regatta 10k and Kids Pumpkin Dash takes place on Sunday, Oct 15th!  The 10k starts promptly at 8:30 a.m. and the Kids Pumpkin Dash starts promptly at 10:15 a.m. (free to kids 11 and under).

As in the past, the Race is followed with a post race celebration at the Village Trestle and the last, and most excited day, of the Goffstown Pumpkin Regatta when Giant pumpkins are turned into boats and raced down Glen Lake. The Regatta includes live music, games, pumpkin catapulting, Art Show-off, Pumpkin Cook-off, kids pumpkin hunt, children's activities and much, much more. Do not miss out on this event. It's fun for the entire family! 

Online registration closes 24 hours prior to event.  Day of registration will be available and Early Bird Registration Fees are $25.00 for Adults, $20.00 for Youth entrants who are age 17 and under.  The Kids Pumpkin Patch Relay is FREE for all children age 11 and under.   PRICE INCREASES 3/1/17

All participants (21+) will receive 1 beer coupon redeemable at the Village Trestle.  The Course start is in Goffstown Village, loops around the beautiful Glen Lake utilizing the Goffstown Rail Trail and finishing on Mill Street next to the Village Trestle.   This event supports The Goffstown Main Street Program.

Post Race party and award announcements are at the Village Trestle.  The First 100 Registered Runners will get awesome race swag.  Parking is available throughout Goffstown Village.

Mail-in Registration:  If you would prefer to mail in your registration form, you may do so. Contact me at and I can email you a form. Please make checks or money orders payable to TI Event Services.  Mail registration forms and payment to:  TI Event Services, 83 Hanover Street, 4th Floor, Manchester, NH 03101

TI Event Services currently have Goffstown Ace Hardware, The Village Trestle and the Shipyard as sponsors.  To sponsor this event or get more information, please contact Christine Lewis at (603) 860-6275. Email us at

There are no refunds. The event organizer has the right to shorten or even cancel the event if, in his or her judgment, environmental conditions including weather become dangerous; in this situation no refunds will be given.

Bib Pick Up is on the day of the event:  Starts at 7:30 a.m. at the Village Trestle, 25 Main Street, Goffstown, NH ...  Day of Registration available starting at 7:30 a.m.