1st Annual Pumpkin Palooza

Super Fun Event at the Kaffeeklatsch kaffeeklatschseattle.com

LCFF partnered with Kaffeeklatsch, Hunger Intervention, Lake City Farmers Market, the Watershed Pub, Mojito and Elliott Bay Brewery to conduct the first annual “Lake City Pumpkin Palooza”. Attendance was fantastic and the Kaffeeklatsch owners and staff did a tremendous job to put on another wonderful community event in the neighborhood. pumpkin-palooza-pumpkinsKids of all ages came out to work their artistry and create a wonderful array of decorated pumpkins. Prizes were provided by Mojito, Watershed, the Farmers Market and Elliott Bay with snacks from Hunger Intervention. Molly from the Farmers Market with here bag of tricks for decorating and enhancing the artistic expression that abounded. There were goody bags for all the little artists and prizes by age groups. LCFF was proud to supply decorating tools and the “Pumpkin Palooza Trophy” that will reside at the Kaffeeklatsch with the name of the grand champion in the adult category engraved on it.

Musicians were on hand to entertain the crowd with some traditional German music courtesy of Kaffeeklatsch.pumpkin-palooza-musicians

We are hopeful that this event takes it’s place as another Lake City tradition. It certainly got off to a great start. Don’t miss next year and remember that it is never too early to start thinking about your winning jack-o-lantern. pumpkin-palooza-hippumpkin-palooza-outside