Superhero 5K Pumpkin Run/Walk
9 am, corner of Sheridan/Walker (in front of Bent Fork Bakery)
The superheros will run from downtown Highwood, up along the lake shore and through historic Ft Sheridan. Come dressed as Superman, Ant-Man, Batman, Spiderman or whoever your superhero is! Your superhero may be your mom, dad or a friend who went above and beyond the call of duty. ALL proceeds go to benefit Make-A-Wish, Illinois.
The Great Highwood Pumpkin Fest benefitting Make-A-Wish, IL
11 am – 10 pm, downtown Highwood
Featured Bands: TBD
The Great Highwood Pumpkin Fest will boast fan favorites including all you can carve pumpkins, Trick or Treating, Costume Contests, Pumpkin Parade, hay rides, pony rides, petting zoo, carnival rides, kids crafts, two stages jam packed with solid entertainment, food and beverage vendors galore and a Superhero 5K Pumpkin Run/Walk. As always, all lit jack-o-lanterns will be placed on pumpkin walls throughout the Festival grounds, with ceremonial wall lightings Friday and Saturday nights, and the grand lighting on Sunday evening.