Pumpkin Decorating Contest

2022 Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Winning Pumpkins

Pumpkin Decorating Contest

The Pumpkin Decorating Contest, sponsored by Ackerman Family Farms, is a favorite for local children and families. All Morton children and those that attend District 709 schools can pick up a FREE pumpkin at Ackerman Family Farms and then decorate it to the theme. 

Participants can use one or more pumpkins to decorate. Both individual child and family categories are available for the competition.

Winners will be announced and/or recognized on the Pumpkin Festival Entertainment Stage on Thursday, September 15 beginning at 6:30pm.

2022 Information

Location:  Family Fun Patch
Ages 4 – 6, Ages 7 – 8,  & Ages 9 – 10, Ages 11 – 12 & Family/Adult

Drop-Off Times:

Tuesday, September 13 between 3:30 – 6pm at the Pumpkin Decorating Tent in the Family Fun Patch

Decorated pumpkins will be available for pickup from 4:00 – 6:00 PM on Saturday, September 17. Pumpkins after that time will be disposed.


Please help us thank our sponsor:

A special thank you to Ackerman Family Farms for decorating Festival Grounds!