Weighed down

Troy Perras guides a giant pumpkin toward the scale on Sunday at Beban Park during the Nanaimo Pumpkin Festival.

Troy Perras guides a giant pumpkin toward the scale on Sunday at Beban Park during the Nanaimo Pumpkin Festival hosted by the Vancouver Island Exhibition.

Troy Perras guides a giant pumpkin toward the scale on Sunday at Beban Park during the Nanaimo Pumpkin Festival hosted by the Vancouver Island Exhibition.