Jack's Pumpkin Glow
Type: Attractions, Family Friendly, Outdoor Activities, Parks, Unusual
Whether your pumpkin carving skills are still toddler-esque or you're a professional squash sculptor, Jack's Pumpkin Glow will delight families, couples and young adults. You'll be an Insta maniac... Read More
Whether your pumpkin carving skills are still toddler-esque or you're a professional squash sculptor, Jack's Pumpkin Glow will delight families, couples and young adults. You'll be an Insta maniac snapping pics of 5,000 hand-carved pumpkins and assorted glowing foliage illuminating the Sensory Garden Playground in Lisle on select dates in October. Witness life-sized sculptures, Halloween characters, superheroes, dinosaurs, musicians and movie stars lining the trail then nosh on seasonal food and beverages watching master carvers adding 1000 fresh carvings every week throughout the season. Ask the pros how to expand your carving skills and carving tips choose a specimen to tote home from the pumpkin patch. Jack's Pumpkin Glow opens at twilight beginning on Thursday, Oct, 3, 2019, and runs on select dates through Oct. 27, 2019. Tickets are sold in 30-minute intervals insuring a leisurely stroll.
- Things to Do in Fall: "There's an Autism Glows event on Sunday, Oct. 6: a sensory-friendly night open earlier with smaller crowds (only a limited amount of tickets will be available). Tickets prices are lower this night, too."
- Best for Things to Do in Fall Because: Five-thousand expertly carved pumpkins, plus autumnal food and drink get locals and visitors outdoors before it gets polar.