A day for pumpkins


Emma Davis, 4, of Houston, daughter of Abby Niekamp and John Davis, works to capture a lady bug climbing on a mum plant at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.

Emma Davis, 4, of Houston, daughter of Abby Niekamp and John Davis, works to capture a lady bug climbing on a mum plant at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Watching the Ohio State football game in the New Bremen Crown Pavilion are, left to right, Jessica Wenning, of St. Henry, Beth Thieman, of New Bremen, Drew Wenning, 6 months, daughter of Jessica and Justin Wenning, and Krista Bertke, of Sidney. The four were attending New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Peter Blanco, left, of New Bremen, chops fresh potatoes for french fries at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. Behind him is Richard Bell, of New Bremen, who was also helping to prepare food.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

New Bremen EMS worker Jeff Utz, left to right, uses his daughter Megan Utz, 7, both of New Bremen, to demonstrate a vacuum splint at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. Watching the demonstration is Utz’s other daughter Norah Utz, 3, of New Bremen. Both girls are also the children of Liz Utz.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Rosaline Case, 8, of Minster, daughter of Tiffany Case and Jerry Dudgeon, competes in the Kids Sidewalk Chalk Contest at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. A little of the chalk ended up on her face.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Kate Beam, left of St. Mary’s, walks away from New Bremen Pumpkinfest with a wooden pumpkin she purchased. Walking with Beam Saturday, Sept. 23 is her mom Jan Towey, of Ada.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Amanda Piper, of New Bremen, paints a covered bridge during social painting at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Jacob Miller, 9, of Elida, son of Darlene and Rudy Miller, paints a slice of wood colored to look like a pumpkin during New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Riley Baine, left, 3, of Columbus, daughter of Caitlin and Cale Baine, and Emma Eshleman, 10, of New Bremen, daughter of Judy and Tony Eshleman, walk past the pan that was used to cook the world’s largest pumpkin pie during a past New Bremen Pumpkinfest. Riley and Caitlin attended New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Don Kuck, left, of New Bremen, samples a Cabernet Sauvignon from Main Street at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. The wine was provided by Artisan Showcase volunteer Jen Hirschfeld, of New Bremen.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Emma Davis, 4, of Houston, daughter of Abby Niekamp and John Davis, works to capture a lady bug climbing on a mum plant at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.

Watching the Ohio State football game in the New Bremen Crown Pavilion are, left to right, Jessica Wenning, of St. Henry, Beth Thieman, of New Bremen, Drew Wenning, 6 months, daughter of Jessica and Justin Wenning, and Krista Bertke, of Sidney. The four were attending New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.

Peter Blanco, left, of New Bremen, chops fresh potatoes for french fries at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. Behind him is Richard Bell, of New Bremen, who was also helping to prepare food.

New Bremen EMS worker Jeff Utz, left to right, uses his daughter Megan Utz, 7, both of New Bremen, to demonstrate a vacuum splint at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. Watching the demonstration is Utz’s other daughter Norah Utz, 3, of New Bremen. Both girls are also the children of Liz Utz.

Rosaline Case, 8, of Minster, daughter of Tiffany Case and Jerry Dudgeon, competes in the Kids Sidewalk Chalk Contest at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. A little of the chalk ended up on her face.

Kate Beam, left of St. Mary’s, walks away from New Bremen Pumpkinfest with a wooden pumpkin she purchased. Walking with Beam Saturday, Sept. 23 is her mom Jan Towey, of Ada.

Amanda Piper, of New Bremen, paints a covered bridge during social painting at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.

Jacob Miller, 9, of Elida, son of Darlene and Rudy Miller, paints a slice of wood colored to look like a pumpkin during New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.

Riley Baine, left, 3, of Columbus, daughter of Caitlin and Cale Baine, and Emma Eshleman, 10, of New Bremen, daughter of Judy and Tony Eshleman, walk past the pan that was used to cook the world’s largest pumpkin pie during a past New Bremen Pumpkinfest. Riley and Caitlin attended New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.

Don Kuck, left, of New Bremen, samples a Cabernet Sauvignon from Main Street at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. The wine was provided by Artisan Showcase volunteer Jen Hirschfeld, of New Bremen.

Emma Davis, 4, of Houston, daughter of Abby Niekamp and John Davis, works to capture a lady bug climbing on a mum plant at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/09/web1_SDN092517Pumpkinfest7.jpgEmma Davis, 4, of Houston, daughter of Abby Niekamp and John Davis, works to capture a lady bug climbing on a mum plant at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Watching the Ohio State football game in the New Bremen Crown Pavilion are, left to right, Jessica Wenning, of St. Henry, Beth Thieman, of New Bremen, Drew Wenning, 6 months, daughter of Jessica and Justin Wenning, and Krista Bertke, of Sidney. The four were attending New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/09/web1_SDN092517Pumpkinfest8.jpgWatching the Ohio State football game in the New Bremen Crown Pavilion are, left to right, Jessica Wenning, of St. Henry, Beth Thieman, of New Bremen, Drew Wenning, 6 months, daughter of Jessica and Justin Wenning, and Krista Bertke, of Sidney. The four were attending New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Peter Blanco, left, of New Bremen, chops fresh potatoes for french fries at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. Behind him is Richard Bell, of New Bremen, who was also helping to prepare food.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/09/web1_SDN092517Pumpkinfest9.jpgPeter Blanco, left, of New Bremen, chops fresh potatoes for french fries at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. Behind him is Richard Bell, of New Bremen, who was also helping to prepare food. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

New Bremen EMS worker Jeff Utz, left to right, uses his daughter Megan Utz, 7, both of New Bremen, to demonstrate a vacuum splint at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. Watching the demonstration is Utz’s other daughter Norah Utz, 3, of New Bremen. Both girls are also the children of Liz Utz.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/09/web1_SDN092517Pumpkinfest10.jpgNew Bremen EMS worker Jeff Utz, left to right, uses his daughter Megan Utz, 7, both of New Bremen, to demonstrate a vacuum splint at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. Watching the demonstration is Utz’s other daughter Norah Utz, 3, of New Bremen. Both girls are also the children of Liz Utz. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Rosaline Case, 8, of Minster, daughter of Tiffany Case and Jerry Dudgeon, competes in the Kids Sidewalk Chalk Contest at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. A little of the chalk ended up on her face.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/09/web1_SDN092517Pumpkinfest6.jpgRosaline Case, 8, of Minster, daughter of Tiffany Case and Jerry Dudgeon, competes in the Kids Sidewalk Chalk Contest at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. A little of the chalk ended up on her face. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Kate Beam, left of St. Mary’s, walks away from New Bremen Pumpkinfest with a wooden pumpkin she purchased. Walking with Beam Saturday, Sept. 23 is her mom Jan Towey, of Ada.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/09/web1_SDN092517Pumpkinfest5.jpgKate Beam, left of St. Mary’s, walks away from New Bremen Pumpkinfest with a wooden pumpkin she purchased. Walking with Beam Saturday, Sept. 23 is her mom Jan Towey, of Ada. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Amanda Piper, of New Bremen, paints a covered bridge during social painting at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/09/web1_SDN092517Pumpkinfest4.jpgAmanda Piper, of New Bremen, paints a covered bridge during social painting at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Jacob Miller, 9, of Elida, son of Darlene and Rudy Miller, paints a slice of wood colored to look like a pumpkin during New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/09/web1_SDN092517Pumpkinfest3.jpgJacob Miller, 9, of Elida, son of Darlene and Rudy Miller, paints a slice of wood colored to look like a pumpkin during New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Riley Baine, left, 3, of Columbus, daughter of Caitlin and Cale Baine, and Emma Eshleman, 10, of New Bremen, daughter of Judy and Tony Eshleman, walk past the pan that was used to cook the world’s largest pumpkin pie during a past New Bremen Pumpkinfest. Riley and Caitlin attended New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/09/web1_SDN092517Pumpkinfest1.jpgRiley Baine, left, 3, of Columbus, daughter of Caitlin and Cale Baine, and Emma Eshleman, 10, of New Bremen, daughter of Judy and Tony Eshleman, walk past the pan that was used to cook the world’s largest pumpkin pie during a past New Bremen Pumpkinfest. Riley and Caitlin attended New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Don Kuck, left, of New Bremen, samples a Cabernet Sauvignon from Main Street at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. The wine was provided by Artisan Showcase volunteer Jen Hirschfeld, of New Bremen.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/09/web1_SDN092517Pumpkinfest2.jpgDon Kuck, left, of New Bremen, samples a Cabernet Sauvignon from Main Street at New Bremen Pumpkinfest Saturday, Sept. 23. The wine was provided by Artisan Showcase volunteer Jen Hirschfeld, of New Bremen. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

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