- Robert O. Atcher Municipal Center 101 Schaumburg Ct Schaumburg, IL 60193 in SCHAUMBURG, IL
Residents and visitors celebrate the end of summer with this gathering that takes place during Labor Day weekend. The fun-filled event offers arts and crafts exhibits, a carnival and live entertainment. The festival also features a Labor Day parade, bingo games and plenty of food. In the evenings, visitors sit back and relax while watching fireworks displays.
- Third Street & Campbell Street Geneva, IL 60134 in GENEVA, IL
The historic downtown area hosts the annual fall event that occurs during the first weekend in September. The range of activities sponsored include food and wine sampling, arts and crafts shows, floral shows and live demonstrations.
The community serves as home to the Libby Pumpkin facility and to the local residents of the Aludium Q36 Pumpkin Modulator team who enjoy an entry in the Guiness Book of World Records. In the middle of October every year, teams of all ages arrive with handmade machines for the great pumpkin throwing contest. Visitors also enjoy an array of crafts, food and games.