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Yorkville Great Pumpkin Pull & Fall Festival

Date: October 5th, 2019

Time: 11am to 3pm.
Location: Riverfront Park

131 E. Hydraulic Ave.
Yorkville, IL 60560 Map



The Yorkville Great Pumpkin Pull & Fall Festival is great event for he entire family.  This event is put together by the Knights of Columbus & The Yorkville Parks & Recreations  The PUMPKIN PULL is the main event.

Here is how it works.

  1. Purchase numbered pumpkins for your chance to win one of the prizes.

  2. During the last hour of the event, 100's of numbered pumpkins are dumped and flow through the white water rapids in downtown Yorkville

  3. Experienced Kayaker's race to stream of pumpkins and retrieve them one at a time.

  4. The retrieved numbered pumpkins are compared to the purchased ticket list from purchases to identify the winners.

  5. Winners are contacted to claim their prizes! 

Enjoy a day filled with family activities including hayrides, bounce houses, pumpkin decorating, afternoon car cruise, and more while listening to musical entertainment. Then watch kayaker's pull pumpkin's out of the Fox River for your chance to win a prize! This annual Pumpkin Pull has hundreds of pumpkins floating down the Fox River for your chance at winning prizes and raise money for local charity. Food and beverages available for purchase.

Free admission. Free kids activities.

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