Wondering what to do with your Jack o’ Lantern after Halloween? There are a few fun events happening in the Rockford area to help you dispose of your pumpkins. Gather up your pumpkins and get ready for some fun!

Image credit: Byron Pumpkin Smash 2018

Pumpkin Smash at Byron Fire Tower

Where: 420 N. Colfax St, Byron, IL

When: November 1, 2019
4 – 6 pm

Cost: Free

Bring your pumpkins and throw them off the fire tower to try to hit the bullseye. Cookies and apple cider will be served.

Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/470446843768497/

Discovery Center Museum Pumpkins 2017

Pumpkin Smashing at Discovery Center Museum

Where: Discovery Center Museum
711 N Main St, Rockford, IL

When: November 3, 2019
1 – 4 pm

Cost: Free for members, $9 per person for admission, children 1 and under are free

Create a catapult and launch your pumpkin through the air. There will also be fall-themed activities. Included with Discovery Center admission.

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