Annual Great Highwood Pumpkin Fest
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Fest goers have their favorite activities available: all you can carve onsite pumpkins, the Great Pumpkin Maze, Trick or Treating, pet and kids costume contests, parade, pumpkin pie eating contests, hay and pony rides, petting zoo, carnival rides, kids crafts, and musical entertainment and more. All lit jack-o-lanterns are placed on the pumpkin walls throughout the Festival grounds, with ceremonial wall lightings set to music at 6:30, 7:30, and 8:45 pm. Friday and Saturday nights, and the grand lighting on Sunday evening. Contribute to The Autism Society of Illinois Fundraising help by: texting “wall” to 91999 to watch pumpkins lit to music, for “Another Pumpkin on the Wall” fundraising program or texting “pumpkin” to 71777 to donate to “Adopt a Pumpkin.”