Punkin’ Chunkin’ Festival set in Centre County

HOWARD — The Howard Volunteer Fire Co.’s annual Punkin’ Chunkin’ Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct 21 at Bald Eagle State Park. Admission and parking are free.

The festival features craft and food vendors, hayrides, a wood carver, strolling magician, mini launchers and a pie-eating contest.

This year, nationally acclaimed launching teams will hurl pumpkins through the air toward targets flowing in the lake.