Pumpkin Fest Parade

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About this event:

Created by Grace Mott

Somonauk St & W Elm St, Sycamore, IL 60178, USA

2017 Pumpkin Fest Parade

Sunday, October 29, 2017

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Celebrate the end of Pumpkin Fest 2017 with the annual parade. Parade Kicks off at 1pm on Sunday, October 29th, 2017. See below to view the parade route.

2017 is the 56th Annual Sycamore Pumpkin Festival.   What started out as an idea by Wally Thurow in 1956 to offer something creative for the students of Sycamore, has grown from a neighborhood display on his front yard into the towns biggest city-wide event beginning on Wednesday with the Opening Ceremony and cake cutting.  The festival begins with over 1000 entries in the Lions Decorated Pumpkin Display, 2 carnivals, 2 large indoor craft shows, many non-profit vendors, and culminating with an hour and a half long parade on Sunday.

The 2017 theme is: “Pumpkins Across the Decades”

There are TONS of events going on all week long, be sure to check out our Local Calendar of Events to see all the Fall fun to be had in October!

For more information, visit sycamorepumpkinfestival.com.