Giant Pumpkin Regatta set for Oct. 8

Looking for a fun fall event? Don’t miss the Giant Pumpkin Regatta! The event, which features students racing hollowed-out Atlantic Giant pumpkins rendered buoyant by tractor-tire inner tubes, is set to take place at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 8  at the Memorial Union Terrace.

The event is sponsored by the UW-Madison Department of Horticulture and the UW Hoofer Sailing Club.