The Whole Town Celebrates Fall At The Great Pumpkin Festival In Crete, Nebraska

‘Tis the season for harvest fun! One of the fall’s most beloved crops is the venerable pumpkin, which features prominently in all kinds of autumn activities. There’s a town in Nebraska that transforms into “Pumpkin Town” for one weekend each year, and it’s a magical event that the entire family will love.

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The 2019 Crete’s Great Pumpkin Festival will take place on October 4-6. Find out more about this fabulous event on its website.

There is plenty more to see and do in the Crete area! This tiny, out-of-the-way shrine is a must-see example.

Address: Crete, NE 68333, USA