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Kristin Murphy, Deseret News
Robb Baumann helps get a pumpkin out of the water after the fifth annual Pumpkin Regatta at Sugar House Park in Salt Lake City Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015.

Dan Farr, Kyle Fox and Lance Heaton paddle around after the fifth annual Pumpkin Regatta at Sugarhouse Park in Salt Lake City Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015. The Pumpkin Regatta, where participants carve their pumpkins like boats then race around the pond, is part of a series of events centered around growing enormous pumpkins. The event followed a giant pumpkin weigh-off held at Thanksgiving Point, where the 1st place pumpkin weighed in at 1,488 pounds.

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