Healdsburg Farmers' Market Zucchini Festival

Zucchini Festival Healdsburg

Sat, September 14, 2019, 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Don’t miss the hilarious and creative zucchini races and giant zucchini competition! Real zucchini made into racecars and raced down the special market track! Talented zucchini growers compete for Healdsburg’s biggest zuke!
Enter to win, volunteer to help out, or just come and root for your favorite!

This is an annual event, dating back over 30 years.

8:30 – 9:30 Registration of Giant Zucchini and Zucchini Racing Cars
9:40 Giant Zucchini Winners Announced
9:50 Creative Zucchini Car Winners Announced
10:00am Zucchini Car Races Begin

• Enter Zucchini Cars and Giants between 8:30 and 9:30 on the day of the contest.
• Age Categories: 7 and under ~ 8-15 ~ 16-adult
• Race cars must be made of real zucchini squash.
• The squash should be the vehicle, not a roller skate or toy truck.
• Wheels and axles must be inserted in the zucchini to be judged, and must be able to roll down the track to be eligible for prizes.
• Wheels can be made of wood, metal, vegetable, or plastic.
• The width of one track is 11 inches, so the width of the car must be less than 11 inches.
• Giant Zucchini must be grown by the entrant to be eligible for the competition!


West Plaza Lot

North & Vine Streets

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