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Pumpkin Festival fun

Mortimer Farms has kicked off its Pumpkin Festival. The monthlong celebration started Friday, Sept. 29, and continues through Oct. 29. Its hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. the farm is located at 12907 E. Highway 169. It includes a 15-acre pumpkin patch, as well as food, entertainment and various activities for children.

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1).Mortimer Farms has kicked off its Pumpkin Festival. The monthlong celebration started Friday, Sept. 29, and continues through Oct. 29. Its hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. the farm is located at 12907 E. Highway 169. It includes a 15-acre pumpkin patch, as well as food, entertainment and various activities for children. (Max Efrein/Courier)

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For those who don’t wish to hunt through the fields for pumpkins, a wide variety are constantly stocked in this room on the festival grounds at Mortimer Farms. (Max Efrein/Courier)

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Food and drinks are available on site Friday through Sunday – and on Columbus Day –throughout the month. (Max Efrein/Courier)

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Benjamin Sassenberg bravely takes on a foot-long corn dog at the festival on Saturday, Sept. 30. (Max Efrein/Courier)

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Tractor barrel train rides are one of the many attractions offered at Mortimer Farms during its Pumpkin Festival. (Max Efrein/Courier)

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6).Mortimer Farms employee Jaicia Mills describes to Carole Marx and Lester Terrell how the farm’s 15-acre corn maze works. It features three levels of difficulty. (Max Efrein/Courier)

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Children intently watch a magic show during the festival on Saturday, Sept. 30. (Max Efrein/Courier)

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8).Steven Peterson works to catch up with his son Zachary Shaffer on a tricycle track set up at Mortimer Farms during the Pumpkin Festival on Saturday, Sept 30. (Max Efrein/Courier)

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Children have fun in a field roller game set up at Mortimer Farms on Saturday, Sept. 30.

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The entrance to Mortimer Farms and its country store is littered with pumpkins for its annual Pumpkin Festival. (Max Efrein/Courier)

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Tire swings and giant slides are a constant attraction at Mortimer Farms. (Max Efrein/Courier)