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Mundelein’s Ultimate Pumpkin Contest (All Ages)

October 13, 2023 @ 5:30 am - October 15, 2023 @ 5:00 pm

Paint, carve or glue your way to the top in Mundelein’s Ultimate Pumpkin Decorating Contest! Let your creativity flow to give yourself a chance at a $30 gift card to the winner of the contest. Category prizes will also be awarded depending on the number of entries. Must register on or before October 12. Pumpkins must be dropped off at Mundelein Community Center between October 13–15 to be displayed. Voting will go from October 16–22. Anyone is welcome to visit the Community Center to come vote for their favorite pumpkin with loose change. All proceeds will go to the Mundelein Parks Foundation, raising scholarships for kids of the community to participate in extra curricular activities. Pumpkins must be picked up between October 23–24.

Cost: $5 resident/ $9 nonresident
Register here.

Registration deadline: Oct 12
Drop off pumpkins: Oct 13–15
Voting opens: Oct 16–22
Winners announced: Oct 23
Pumpkin pick-up: Oct 23-24


October 13, 2023 @ 5:30 am
October 15, 2023 @ 5:00 pm


Brian Kaspar


Mundelein Community Center
1401 N. Midlothian Road
Mundelein, IL 60060 United States
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