Ed-o-Lantern [Photograph: Maniac Pumpkin Carvers]

Hey Serious Eaters, got big pumpkin carving plans for the weekend? Well, you do now! This is your friendly reminder to enter your masterpieces in our pumpkin carving contest—all the details are right this way. Brush up on your knife skills with our beginner's guide to carving, and use our advanced photo-carving guide if you want to really impress us. Good luck!

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