Picking Up Pawpaws

9/16/2020 to 9/26/2020 | Bennett Spring State Park | Lebanon, MO

Bennett Spring State Park is looking for the largest pawpaw growing in Missouri. Pawpaws found on trees are fruits that ripen in September. Participants can bring their entry into the Bennett Spring nature center to be weighed from Wednesday, Sept. 16 through Saturday, Sept. 26. Entries will be accepted from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Entries must be obtained from the state of Missouri. The largest entry will win a certificate and prize. Photos will be taken of the participant and entry at weigh-in. On Saturday, Sept. 26, the winner will be announced.  

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Entries Accepted: Sept. 16 - Sept. 26, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
26250 Hwy 64A, Lebanon, MO | (417) 532-4338