The 8th Annual Great Highwood Pumpkin Festival returns this October with fan favorite activities including all you can carve pumpkins, Trick or Treating, Costume Contests, Pumpkin Parade, hay rides, pony rides, petting zoo, carnival rides, kids crafts, two stages jam packed with solid entertainment, food and beverage vendors galore and a Superhero 5K Pumpkin Run/Walk honoring “Superman Sam” Sommer, a Highwood resident and Make-A-Wish child that lost his battle with cancer in 2013.
Along with food and drink samples and entertaining ideas, guests will enjoy interactive musical entertainment. The City of Highwood is proud to announce its 8th Annual Great Pumpkin Festival on October 6-8, 2017, will once again benefit Make-A-Wish Illinois. There will be activities for all ages all weekend long!
To raise money for Make-A-Wish Illinois, there will be a suggested $2/day admission with all the proceeds going to them.