Dana Falsko, 5, of University Place finds her perfect pumpkin at Double R Farms just off River Road near Puyallup.
Mike Heavey of Seattle gets some oomph out of his pumpkin slingshot at Double R Farms just off River Road near Puyallup.
A crowd watches one of the pig races at Maris Farms near Buckley.
Busker Alex Polly of Tacoma sings a spontaneous song made from the phrases that have been created and left by others around the seating in Tollefson Plaza in downtown Tacoma, August 7, 2011. The large collection of words and letters is a new temporary art installation called “Words” by James Grayson Sinding of Tacoma. It continues to be available to the public for hands-on participation through the end of August 2011.