‘Imiloa Accepting Entries for Pumpkin Carving Contest

October 19, 2019, 12:28 PM HST
* Updated October 19, 9:37 AM
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‘Imiloa Astronomy Center is holding a pumpkin carving contest as part of its “Night at the Museum” Halloween celebration. Entries will be accepted at ‘Imiloa’s guest services counter through Oct. 24.

Pumpkins must feature a Hawai‘i native “creature of the night.” Ribbons and prizes for pumpkins will be awarded in four categories during ‘Imiloa’s Halloween event on Friday, Oct. 25, from 4 to 8:30 p.m. See the full rules at

The celebration will feature Hawai‘i creatures of the night, a costume contest, educational booths, crafts, planetarium shows and a green screen photo booth. Admission is $8 for the general public and free for members.


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