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.
Location: Ackerman Family Farms, 27158 US Hwy 150, Morton
Ages 4 – 6, Ages 7 – 8, & Ages 9 – 10, Ages 11 – 12 & Family/Adult
Tuesday, September 14 between 4:30 – 6pm at Ackerman Family Farms
Decorated pumpkins will be available for pickup from 4:00 – 6:00 PM on Saturday, September 18. Pumpkins after that time will be disposed.
Please help us thank our sponsor & host: