Official Rules

-Two entries max per person.

-Jack-o-lantern can be made with any vegetable or fruit!

-Jack-o-lantern must be hollowed out, have a distinct face carved and fit a small light or candle inside.

-To submit entry, take a photo of your jack-o-lantern with the provided print out or a piece of paper with "The Witching Hour Podcast - 2019 Carving Contest" written legibly on it. Email your photo to

-All entries must be submitted by Monday, October 28th!


Winners will be awarded special titles and featured on the CreativeHorror website all year until next year's challenge! Titles to be awarded: Most Creative, Most Frightful, Best Non-Pumpkin, and the 1st place title of Master Carver for the entry that shows the most skill and effort! 1st place will also be awarded a $35 dollar prize via Paypal. (Paypal account will be required to receive prize.)

Good luck to all our carvers! And Happy Halloween!