The Kent Coffee and Chocolate Co. will host the 18th annual pumpkin-carving contest Oct. 30-31.

Pumpkins, with a light source inside, should be brought to 8 Main St., along with the carver's name and phone number.

Judging and prizes will occur Oct. 31 at 5 p.m.

For more information, call Jill Zinzi at 860-927-1445.