The 36th annual Pumpkin Festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Oolenoy Community Center, 5301 Dacusville Highway in Pickens. This year’s quilt is a Nine Patch Pumpkin Quilt designed by Susie Flowers and quilted by Anne Stowe. Tickets for this year’s quilt are $1 each and are available at several locations in the Pumpkintown area. They also will be available at the Oolenoy Community Center the day of the event. You do not have to be present to win. The event is sponsored by the Pumpkintown Community Club. For more information, contact Bob Flowers, president of the club, at 898-0261 or 884-2671.