READY, SET, GO! 🏁 Get your pumpkin racers to our Annual Pumpkin Race on Sunday, October 29! 🎃 Race a pumpkin down Manhattan Beach Boulevard and take part in the spectacle of the Manhattan Beach Pier area transformed into Pumpkin Race Land, where creativity runs wild and cheaters never prosper. Enjoy fun activities for all ages, make your own pumpkin racer and feel the thrill for what promises to be the most fun and unusual Halloween event your family has ever experienced! Don’t forget to show off your costume and bring your Halloween spirit! Races begin at 2pm sharp.
*This is a FREE event
Get ready to race with the Official City of Manhattan Beach World Famous Pumpkin Racer Kits! Starting October 7th, you can grab your kit at the Hometown Fair. Afterward, head over to Manhattan Beach City Hall, specifically the Parks and Recreation Department, located at 1400 Highland Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266. Hurry, as supplies are limited! Get your kit for $35 before the event, or $40 on the day of the event. Let the pumpkin racing begin!
City Hall Hours:
During the event, feel free to visit the Pit Row Booth for support, decorations, and accessories if you decide to purchase official kits. Additionally, you have the option to create and customize your very own Pumpkin Racer. Please see the Rules tab for more information.
Save time and skip the line! By signing up for this, you’ll have access to the Pumpkin Race Turbo Pass line. Check in before the allotted time slot to grab your pass, then race your pumpkin between the times listed below. Turbo Passes can be reserved starting Monday, October 2 online only at www.manhattanbeach.gov/pumpkinrace
Please keep in mind, your Turbo Pass will become invalid once your allotted time slot has passed.