The Pumpkin DECA-rating Contest is Back for 2020!

March 6, 2021

A favorite tradition of DECA members, the Pumpkin DECA-rating Contest is back for another year! It's time to pull on your favorite DECA hoodie, grab a pumpkin spice latte and pick out the perfect pumpkin for your masterpiece.

The 2020 DECA Pumpkin Contest will begin on Friday, October 1, and end at midnight on Saturday, October 31. Use this entry form to submit all your pumpkin creations.

The categories for pumpkin creations are:

  • DECA-iest Pumpkin
  • Funniest Pumpkin
  • Most Creative Pumpkin
  • Spookiest Pumpkin

Contest Guidelines:

Use your imagination to carve, paint or decorate your pumpkin.

You can enter multiple pumpkins into the same or different categories, but you must submit a new entry form for each pumpkin you wish to enter.

Entries must be submitted before midnight on Halloween (Saturday, October 31). Members will then help vote for their favorites on Instagram.

The top three winning pumpkins in each category will be announced by Tuesday, November 3 at

After you submit your pumpkin entry, share your creation on Twitter and Instagram using #DECAHalloween! We'll be sharing our favorites all month long, so be sure to tag @decainc.

Need some inspiration? Check out last year’s DECA Pumpkin Contest winners here.


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