Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

Morris Arts will host its 6th annual “Pumpkin Illumination” this Sunday, Oct. 25 at 5 p.m. at the Vail Mansion in Morristown.

Morris Arts Hosts 6th Annual ''Pumpkin Illumination'' on Sunday in Morristown

Bring your carved pumpkin to the event, which is billed as an “evening of fun for all ages.” Included is live jazz, an art workshop, luminary parade and pumpkin illumination. It’s all part of the continuing Arts and Humanities Month 2015 in Morris County.

Here is the schedule:
5:15 p.m. – Bring your carved pumpkin to the reflecting pond in front of the Vail Mansion. Enjoy live jazz by Dan Filipak and Caleb Rumley.

The Dan Filipak Dixieland-style Jazz Band will transform you from New Jersey to New Orleans, from South Street in 2015 to Basin Street in 1915. Co-led by the always singin’ Caleb Rumley on trombone.

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

Morris Arts Hosts 6th Annual ''Pumpkin Illumination'' on Sunday in Morristown

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.

There is no charge to attend.

The Vail Mansion is located at 110 South Street, Morristown, N.J. 07960

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