Join the Fall Planter Decoration Contest!

Operation Pumpkin is looking for help making downtown Hamilton look more festive for the fall! Enter our contest and decorate and fill the planters with pumpkins, flowers, scarecrows - whatever fall themed items you can think of!


  • The planters cannot be altered in any way.

  • Planters will be judged during Operation Pumpkin by a panel of judges.

  • An award will be given out on Sunday to the winner.

  • Install to be performed on Thursday, October 12 by 7pm. There will be round-the-clock police presence starting on this day, but Operation Pumpkin is not responsible for lost, stolen, or broken items.

  • Posts will be judged on creativity, originality, and execution.