MILFORD — Pumpkins on the Pier, a celebration to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Milford, will take place on Saturday, Oct. 7, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Walnut Beach, 113 Broadway.

The event will offer activities for everyone, organizers say. Festival favorites include the pumpkin plunge, pumpkin display contest, the On The Pier Pumpkin Pie Eating Contest, crafts and activities, games and demonstrations and a pier full of amazing pumpkin displays.

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