Damariscotta’s seventh annual Pumpkinfest is ending on a wet note.

The Pumpkinfest kicked off Oct. 5 and ends Monday with a regatta on the Damariscotta River featuring people piloting giant, carved-out gourds that have been transformed into boats. There are separate “Paddleboat” and “Powerboat” divisions.

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All teams in both divisions will be competing for the coveted “Golden Gourd” trophies.

Races are launched from the Damariscotta Harbor Public Landing. The regatta can be viewed harbor-side, or via a “live feed” into the Lincoln Theater.

Other events during the festival include a giant pumpkin contest, parades, pumpkin catapults and pie-eating and dessert-making contests.