Sunday, November 21, 2010

Costume contest and a pumpkin patch

Three weeks ago, since Halloween fell on a Sunday, our church decided to have a costume contest.  Our children are dressing up as Dr. Seuss characters for the town Christmas parade this year, so we decided to use that day a as a test run for our costume ideas.


Photo courtesy of Lee Hoy

They didn't win, but it was still fun.  Later on in the day, we did our yearly Halloween tradition of going out on a Family Day to a pumpkin patch.  This one had an extensive hay maze as well as plenty of other activities, so we happily spent the rest of our day there.


Haybale slide



Because it's all about the blue hairspray




I can't entirely recommend sliding in skirts


Water pump ducky race


Sluice pipe slide


Corn maze

Obviously this was pre-blonde



A very bumpy, tractor-pulled train ride



Corn cannon (airgun)





Climbing hay bales





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What a great day!  For more photos (is it even possible that there are MORE?!), click through to the Flickr set.

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