Pumpkin Pack Wednesdays return

Ontario Power Generation (OPG) presents the Fall return of Pumpkin Pack Wednesdays leading up to the annual Pumpkinfest celebration.

Unleash your creativity, join in the pumpkin-carving contest and learn about biodiversity in your backyard with this curb-side pick-up activity program that begins tomorrow, Wednesday, September 15th!


Families can pickup a FREE Pumpkin Pack filled with fun and educational activities they can do together.

Do not miss the fun as quantities are limited! There is a 3-pack limit per vehicle.

Pickup times

Wednesday, Sept. 15, 3 to 5 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 22, 3 to 5 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 29, 3 to 5 p.m.

What’s Inside the free packs?

All packs


Pumpkinfest is holding a pumpkin carving contest and all packs will include a pumpkin carving kit and instructions on how to submit your carved pumpkin online to the judges.

In addition to a different theme each Wednesday, all packs will also include information on OPG’s Climate Guardians program; seed packs to grow flowers for pollinators; and a MacGregor Provincial Park Discovery Book.

* Week one (Sept. 15) packs

Escarpment Biosphere Conservancy is including their Pollinator Activity Sheet and Milkweed seeds to plant.

* Week two (Sept. 22) packs

MacGregor & Saugeen Shores week, packs will include Saugeen Shores bicycle safety information and a bicycle light.

* Week three (Sept. 29) packs

Historic Saugeen Métis are including a bead craft with instructions and information on the historical significance.