This year’s Libby’s Pumpkin Recipe Challenge will take place on Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at Freedom Hall. This year’s competition features three categories: Junior (ages 10 to 17), Adult Sweet, and Adult Savory. There’s only one entry per person. Contestants must drop off their recipes at Freedom Hall between 5:00pm and 5:30pm. Winner will be announced later […]
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2022 Morton Pumpkin Festival Theme Announcement
We are excited to announce that the official theme for this year’s 2022 Morton Pumpkin Festival is “Pumpkin Go 80s.” We are ready for rocking good time!
Check Presentation to Festival Endowment Funds
Check presentation to the Morton Community Foundation for Pumpkin Festival Endowment Funds with proceeds from the 2021 Annual Golf Outing. Thank you to our sponsors, golfers, and volunteers for making this possible!!!
2021 Parade Marshal Announced
Congratulations to the 2021 Morton Pumpkin Festival Parade Marshal, Wayne Menold!! Wayne is a familiar face on festival grounds and has volunteered with the Festival and the Morton Chamber of Commerce for many years.
Pumpkin Classic Ready?
Sign Up Today! One of the most popular events at the Morton Pumpkin Festival is our Pumpkin Classic Run & Walk, sponsored by LIBBY’S® Pumpkin. Date: Saturday, September 18Pre-Race Festivities: 7:00 amCheck-In/Finish Place: Festival Grounds – Downtown Morton, corner of N. First Avenue & E. Jefferson Street The flat course runs through town to the outskirts of Morton […]
Enjoy a week of pumpkin foods from The Cookery, 2029 S. Main St. Available 11 – 5 for pickup Starting Wednesday – Pumpkin Banana Breads $6 & $3, Blueberry Streusel Pumpkin Muffins 4/$8, Gluten Free Jumbo Pumpkin Muffins 4/$10, Pumpkin Bars with Cream Cheese Icing 9×9 pan / $12, Butter Pumpkin Cookies 6/$5Call to pre-order! […]
Join Sucre Sweets and Socials, 321 S. First Ave., for a Birthday Bash on Friday, September 18 from 12 – 8 PM. With vendors, carnival games, and great eats, there’s a lot of fun to be had!
Comic Book Sales
To The Moon And Back, 210 W. Jefferson, will be hosting a pop-up shop on Saturday, September 19, and offering great deals throughout the week on their comics selection!
At Eli’s Coffee on Wednesday, September 16 from 3 – 7 PM.
Pumpkin Pop Up
At Unum Fine Wine and Whiskey Lounge. On September 19, from 1:00 – 5:00 PM, stop by for Annie Elaine Bath Co. The first five customers at Annie Elaine Bath co will receive a free drink ticket to use at UNUM!