Posted October 13th 2017
Did you know that carving Jack o’Lanterns began in Ireland in the 19th century when people hollowed out turnips and placed candles inside them to keep away ghosts and spirits? Instead of turnips we’re challenging you to carve your most impressive pumpkin to be in with a chance of winning an NCMH goodie bag.
How to enter
- Pick up a pumpkin at the shops and get carving!
- Take a nice clear photo of your finished masterpiece
- Send us your photo on social media by 31 October
We’ll be sharing our favourite creations, and the winner will be announced on 1 November. Will you be crowned the Pumpkin King or Queen? We can’t wait to see your creepy creations!