Help Carve More Than 2,000 Pumpkins At The Thomas Rees Memorial Carillon In Illinois
If pumpkin carving is your favorite part of fall, then there is an event in Springfield, Illinois that will be right up your alley. Don’t miss a chance to help carve one of the largest Jack-O-Lantern displays in the state. Check it out:
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The event takes place between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. each day, or as long as pumpkins last. Learn more about Carve for the Carillon on its event page here.
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Where else can you go pumpkin carving in Illinois? Share your tips with us below in the comments.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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