The Great Pumpkin Weigh-Off 2016

Farmers lined up early Monday morning, fingers crossed, hoping their gargantuan gourd would take home the prize in the annual pumpkin weigh-off in Half Moon Bay. Cindy Tobeck of Washington state won with a 1,910-pound pumpkin.

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A GMC truck with the license plate BIGPMKIN arrives at the 43rd annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay. Oct. 10, 2016
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Cindy Tobeck sits on top of her winning 1,910-pound pumpkin at the 43rd annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay. Oct. 10, 2016
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Pumpkin grower Cindy Tobeck sits on her pumpkin at the Annual Pumpkin Weigh-Off inHalf Moon Bay. (Oct. 10, 2016)
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Giant Pumpkin ready for a weigh off at the Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay. (Oct. 10, 2016)
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Pumpkin sit in a truck at the Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay. (Oct.10, 2016)
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Woman taking picture of the pumpkin at the Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay. (Oct. 10, 2016)
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Pumpkins sit in the truck at the Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay. (Oct. 10, 2016)
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Kids getting their picture taken at the Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay. (Oct. 10, 2016)
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Pumpkins displayed at the Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay. (Oct. 10, 2016)
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A GMC truck with the license plate BIGPMKIN arrives at the 43rd annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay. (Oct. 10, 2016)
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Visitors take a selfie shot with a giant gourd at the Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay. (Oct.10, 2016)
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Local high school band entertaining the crowd at the annual Pumpkin Weigh Off in Half Moon Bay. (Oct. 10, 2016)
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Crowd watching the pumpkin weigh off at Half Moon Bay. (Oct. 10, 2016)
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Everyone from all ages enjoy watching the weigh-offs between gourds at the Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh Off . (Oct. 10, 2016)
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Riding in style in a orange dune buggy at Half Moon Bay. (Oct. 10, 2016)
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