Pumpkin Illumination

Join us for our 9th Annual Pumpkin Illumination
 Sunday, October 28th at the Vail Mansion located at 110 South Street in Morristown


Join us for an evening of fun for all ages! Starting at 5:00 pm..

5:00 p.m. – Bring your carved pumpkin to the reflecting pond in front of the Vail Mansion in Morristown. Enjoy live jazz by The Lintet!

The Lintet is an active and experienced New Jersey/New York based jazz ensemble led by Taiwanese-American trombonist, Peter Lin, whose playing was reviewed by Downbeat Magazine as “solid, fluid, and smooth.” The band’s repertoire includes popular jazz standards, soul classics, exciting originals, and even special renditions of Taiwanese folk songs.

5:30 – 6:15 p.m. – Workshop with artist Dan Fenelon followed by a luminary parade led by Morristown Mayor Tim Dougherty.

Dan Fenelon works with communities to create one of a kind original art projects. In keeping with the “Halloween” theme, there will be creatures and masks to decorate culminating in a parade before the pumpkins are illuminated. 

6:15 p.m. – Pumpkin Illumination! Lighting of the pumpkins


Bring your carved pumpkin to light at dusk for an evening of family fun for all ages including
live jazz, an art workshop, luminary parade, pumpkin illumination and much more!


A special thank you to our Pumpkin Illumination event sponsors:



Photos from our 2017 Pumpkin Illumination Event: