Marblehead Pumpkin Illumination

Come to the Jeremiah Lee Mansion in Marblehead for the annual pumpkin illuminati

The Annual Marblehead Museum Pumpkin Illumination in collaboration with the Marblehead Family Fund will take place in the Jeremiah Lee Mansion Gardens. All carved, painted and decorated pumpkins welcome. Judging by town “celebrity” judges for categories with prizes. All the town goblins and ghouls will want to stop by to take a peek at these wild creations during the town-wide Trick or Treat. Musical entertainment provided by Rick Goldin. 

Need help carving/decorating your pumpkin?  Kids ages 2-10 are invited to the Marblehead Pumpkin Decorating Workshops on Wednesday! (Registration required).

Pumpkin exhibitors can take home their pumpkins after 7 pm that night or the next morning and still use them for the Halloween weekend.

Pumpkins’ Prizes for the following categories:

  • Scariest
  • Largest
  • Smallest
  • Best Carved
  • Best School Group
  • Best Non School Group
  • Best under 5 years
  • Best 6-8 years
  • Best 9-12 years
  • Best Painted
  • Most Current
  • Most Marblehead
  • Best Themed
  • Most Creative
  • Honorable Mention

Proceeds from the Pumpkin Illumination will benefit Marblehead Family Fund’s playground projects and Marblehead Museum’s educational programs.

Thursday, October 27, 2016 4:30-6:30pm