Opening Ceremony

2020 Roaring Pumpkins and All That Jazz

Date: Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Live stream to home or place of business
Sponsor:  Wal-Mart Super Center of Morton

Join us on Wednesday, September 16 at 5pm at the for the official Opening Ceremony of Roaring Pumpkins and All That Jazz.  During the Opening Ceremony, everyone will recite the reimagined Pumpkin Festival Pledge then we will cut the traditional pumpkin vine as we kick off the 54th Roaring Pumpkins and All That Jazz. 

2020 Reimagined Pumpkin Festival Pledge:
I (state your name) do solemnly pledge:
To eat lots of Pumpkin Drive-Thru food
To support and shop local
To jazz up my home or business 
To practice social distancing 
To find mascot Libby exploring Morton
To ask for help when I need it
To help when I am able
And to take pride in MY hometown,
The Pumpkin Capital Of The World!
#WeAreMorton!”

Please help us thank our sponsor

 

Date: Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Gold’s Gym Entertainment Stage
Sponsor:  Wal-Mart Super Center of Morton

Join us on Wednesday, September 16 at 5pm at the Gold’s Gym Entertainment Stage for the official Opening Ceremony of the Morton Pumpkin Festival.  During the Opening Ceremony, everyone will recite the official Pumpkin Festival Pledge then we will cut the traditional pumpkin vine as we kick off the 54th Morton Pumpkin Festival.

Pumpkin Festival Pledge:
I (state your name) do solemnly pledge:
To eat lots of Pumpkin Festival food
To ride lots of Pumpkin Festival rides
To put my trash and my recyclables in the proper bins
To ask for help when I need it
To help when I am able
And to take pride in MY hometown,
The Pumpkin Capital Of The World!
Morton, Illinois”

Please help us thank our sponsor