Chatham residents who picked up sunflower seeds at this year's Fishawack Festival can submit their flowers for the Chatham Borough Farmers Market Sunflower Contest.
Now at the end of their growing season, the sunflowers should be at their full height. Measure the stem and the head of the flower for the chance to win prizes.
Check out these other events happening in Chatham this weekend:
Saturday, Aug. 27:
Where/When: Starts at , makes its way through Harding and Chatham, then back to Morristown, beginning at 8 a.m. on Saturdays.
Why Go: The pace will be moderate for this 20-mile ride. So if you’re looking to get back into tip-top shape for the summer, this weekly bike road might be a good way to start.
Where/When: From 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday at the .
Why Go: Because it’s a great way to start keeping track of what you eat and your amount of physical activity each week.
Where/When: From 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday at Railroad Plaza and Fairmont Avenue in Chatham.
Why Go: To get some of the best Jersey Fresh produce, Jersey Shore seafood, pasture-raised meat, poultry and eggs, honey, baked goods, fresh mozzarella, specialty prepared foods of all kinds and more. The market will also have cooking demonstrations.
Pricing: Bring your wallet.