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Pumpkins will fly at Fremont Indian State Park Saturday

Published October 25, 2011 10:03 am

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Sevier • Fremont Indian State Park will be holding its Family Halloween Festival Saturday.

Activities begin at 4:30 p.m. with a trebuchet Punkin' Chuckin' contest, Atlatl Pumpkin Throw contest and a funnilator pumpkin contest. A funnilator is a slingshot contraption made with rubber tubing and a funnel large enough to shoot a pumpkin.

Starting at 5:30 p.m., the park will offer haunted and tiny tot hayrides, a candy cannon, pumpkin decorating, a costume contest, cakewalk, games, prizes and face painting.

Fremont Indian State Park is north of Interstate 70 between Beaver and Richfield in central Utah. It features a museum, campground and hiking trails to view Indian rock art in Clear Creek Canyon.

For information on the park, log on to http://stateparks.utah.gov/parks/fremont.