Patch’s Little Pumpkin Costume Challenge is Now Closed

Heidi Klum will choose the Grand Prize winner from our favorite photos of your creative kids' costumes

Which kid in America has the most creative Halloween costume in the pumpkin patch? That's what we intend to find out with your photos and the help of celebrity judge Heidi Klum, who will select the Grand Prize winner.

The Grand Prize? Patch will whisk the winner to New York or Los Angeles for a three day, two night trip for two that includes a meet and greet with Heidi, plus a donation of $1031 to a local charity of the winner's choice. Nine runners up will also get a $1031 donation from Patch to a local charity of their choice.

Entering is easy. Just upload a photo of your kid, 12 years of age or younger, in his or her Halloween costume. Entries must be made by the parent or legal guardian of the child photographed. Photos should include your child's name, your name and your local charity of choice. That information can be added after you upload your photo. Simply click "Edit Photo," and fill out the caption field. .

Submissions must be received before 9 p.m. EST on Halloween night, Oct. 31.

Good luck and be sure to support Heidi Klum’s efforts to feed the hungry. Visit Trick or Treat for UNICEF! And find more of Heidi’s Halloween favorites at heidiklum.aol.com.

Elizabeth Schartok October 25, 2011 at 07:46 AM
This is a costume I made for my daughter this year. We wanted to do Little Red Riding hood with a twist. We call it "Red's Revenge: Protecting Grandma's everywhere from the Big Bad Wolf". I made the dress. My daughter is eight years old.
Amy Noah October 25, 2011 at 04:59 PM
Angela Chao (Editor) October 27, 2011 at 12:48 PM
Hi Elizabeth, thanks for sharing your photos. Photos should include your child's name, your name and your local charity of choice. That information can be added by clicking "Edit Photos & Video", and fill out the caption field, please do the same for all 3 photos you submitted. Please read the rules and instructions in the article above, so your entry can be considered. Thanks and Good Luck!
Angela Chao (Editor) October 31, 2011 at 07:41 PM
We're counting down to the 9 p.m. deadline! Hurry up, Acworth! Add to the 2 great entries we have so far!
Angela Chao (Editor) November 04, 2011 at 06:52 PM
Elizabeth! Congratulations! Felicity has been named a finalist in the contest! Please go to: http://patch.com/A-n1L3 for the announcement and details. You will be receiving $1,031 for your choice of charity - Cherokee County Humane Society.
Leslie Davids November 06, 2011 at 02:15 AM
Love Love this idea. This was so very creative!! Great job on this costume. Wish I had thought of something like this. Leslie D. Acworth, Ga


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