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Punkin' Chunkin' featured at Tired Iron Show

Saturday and Sunday events

COURTESY PHOTO Stephen Schartz has built a launching mechanism with an engineering design called a Trebuchet to propel pumpkins into the air at the Santa Fe Trail Center Tired Iron Show.

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LARNED — Fall is not the only thing in the air! 
Soon hundreds of pumpkins will be loaded and fired across an empty field at the Santa Fe Trail Center.  This informal competition will be a part of the fun for guests at the Santa Fe Trail Tired Iron Show Saturday and Sunday. 
Punkin’ Chunkin’ continues to be brought back by popular demand and is now featured on both days of the show.  Participate at 3:15 p.m. Saturday or 1:30 p.m. Sunday. 
Each child chooses a pumpkin and everyone cheers as it is sent flying. You are ...

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