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Mundelein’s Ultimate Pumpkin Contest (All Ages)

October 3 @ 8:00 am - October 9 @ 5:00 pm

Cost: $5 resident/ $9 nonresident
Prog: 0023.20.3 Registration Deadline: October 9

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.

  • Pumpkins must be dropped off at Mundelein Community Center between October 3–9 to be displayed.
  • Voting will go from October 10–27. Anyone is welcome to visit the community center to come vote for their favorite pumpkin with loose change.
  • Pumpkins must be picked up between Nov 1–Nov 3. If they are not picked up by Nov 3, they will be composted at our Pumpkin Composting event on Nov 5.

All proceeds will go to the Mundelein Parks Foundation raising scholarships for kids of the community to participate in extracurricular activities.

NOTE: Registration opens on August 10.

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October 3 @ 8:00 am
October 9 @ 5:00 pm


Kelli Schillaci


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