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World Championship Punkin Chunkin set to take off in Bridgeville, Delaware November 4-6


Annual event showcases engineering creativity, donates proceeds to local nonprofits. ResortQuest® by Wyndham Vacation Rentals offers privately owned vacation rentals in nearby Bethany Beach.

Bethany Beach, Delaware (PRWEB) October 26, 2012

One of Delaware's most popular annual events returns, as World Championship Punkin Chunkin – named one of the top 100 events in North America by the American bus Association – sets up for another weekend of pumpkin tossing fun in Bridgeville, Delaware from November 4-6. The competition begins Friday at 8 a.m.

ResortQuest® by Wyndham Vacation Rentals offers privately owned vacation rentals in nearby Bethany Beach—ranging from oceanfront condos to secluded single-family vacation homes. ResortQuest is the Bethany Beach real estate and Bethany Beach vacation rental leader.

For more than 25 years, the three-day fall festival has showcased the creativity and engineering prowess of entrants of all ages from around the country. Punkin Chunkin has gained notoriety for its educational value, thus earning an annual program on The Discovery Channel and The Science Channel.

Winners are crowned for the furthest distance thrown in 16 categories. The event also features a cooking contest, a chili cook-off competition and the annual Miss Punkin Chunkin contest.

A share of the proceeds from the event goes to a host of nonprofit organizations, such as Autism Delaware, St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, Child Help and more.

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About ResortQuest Delaware & Maryland
Since the early 1970s, ResortQuest Delaware has provided real estate sales, vacation rental and homeowner association management services to Bethany Beach,Sea Colony and other fine communities in Delaware's Quiet Resorts and the surrounding coastal areas. With offices in southern Delaware and Ocean City, Md., the company offers comprehensive vacation rental services to more than 870 vacation rental properties. ResortQuest is consistently a real estate market leader for listings, sales and listings sold in southeast Sussex County, according to the Sussex County Association of REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service. Its homeowner association management division represents the needs of more than 3,700 homeowners in 48 associations from Lewes to Fenwick Island, Delaware.

About Wyndham Vacation Rentals
Wyndham Vacation Rentals, the world's largest professionally managed vacation rentals business, is part of Wyndham Exchange & Rentals and the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands. Backed by one of the world's largest hospitality companies, Wyndham Vacation Rentals provides access to more than 95,000 vacation rental properties in over 500 unique destinations worldwide. Specializing in the managed vacation rental segment, Wyndham works closely with property owners to ensure all rentals meet its standards for customer service, quality and comfort. With a diverse and celebrated collection of more than 25 rental brands including Canvas Holidays, Hoseasons, James Villa Holidays, Landal GreenParks®, Novasol®, ResortQuest® by Wyndham Vacation Rentals and The Resort Company by Wyndham Vacation Rentals, Wyndham Vacation Rentals delivers distinct vacation experiences, ranging from beachfront condos, private homes, villas, castles and houseboats, with many properties offering kitchens, washers and dryers, maid service, spa and fitness centers, and golf courses. For additional information visit our media center or Wyndham Vacation Rentals also can be found on Facebook.

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