MMW + Antibalas Pumpkin-Carving Contests


MMW and Antibalas will host pumpkin-carving contests at each of their 3 upcoming collaborative shows! Participate and you could win the big prize – a goodie bag of merch and a meet and greet with the bands! Look below for instructions specific to each show. Have fun and good luck!

MMW + Antibalas will host a pumpkin-carving contest on Thursday, Oct. 27 at the 9:30 Club in Washington DC! On Thursday, October 27th, come to the venue between 7 – 8PM with your pre-carved pumpkin – make sure to put an LED light inside (no candles) along with your name. Your pumpkin will be displayed on stage during the show to be judged by the bands themselves. You must have a ticket to enter the venue.

MMW + Antibalas will host a pumpkin-carving contest on Friday, Oct. 28 at the Electric Factory in Philadelphia! To participate, come to the venue by 8:00PM with your pre-carved pumpkin and leave it at the Electric Factory Street Team table with your name inside. All pumpkins will be brought to the stage where they will be displayed throughout the show. The bands will judge the pumpkins and announce a winner before the encore.

Place an LED light inside your pumpkin – no candles! You must have a ticket to enter the venue.

Medeski Martin & Wood + Antibalas will host a Pumpkin Carving Contest on Saturday, Oct. 29 at Terminal 5. Bring your fantastically carved pumpkin to the venue between 6 – 6:30PM. The competition will be held on the roof deck at 6:45PM. MMW + Antibalas will select their favorite pumpkin.

All pumpkins must be pre-carved. Bring an LED light to place inside your pumpkin, no candles permitted. Please place your name inside your pumpkin. No admittance to the venue without a ticket. Thank you!