By Rosalind Russell – Hundreds of people took in the festivals this year, which featured plenty of fibre art crafting, and workshops, the Carver Kings, kids activities, a fantastic Farmers Market and of course pumpkins. The winners of the Giant Pumpkin Weigh-in! Perry Kirkbride from Sudbury won 1st & 2nd place with a 480 and a 270 pounder. Dan Glofcheski of Espanola ‘s Eat Local Farmers Market won 3rd place with his 25 pound beauty. Photo provided by Cheryl Kennelly. All others by Rosalind Russell.