Precious Pumpkin Baby Contest 2022

2022 Contest Winners:

The winner of the Boys division for 2022 is:

Atticus Gardner, Son of Nathan Gardner & Hannah Uhlman

The winner of the Girls division for 2022 is:

Camryn Wertzler, Daughter of Ryan & Cassie Wertzler

Contest Details


All Tazewell County children UNDER the age of 24 months (limit 60 entries)


Register Online by filling out the below application


Now through August 31st applications with a 5×7 photo accepted

  • Sept. 2nd – Sept. 13th Voting held at Blain’s Farm & Fleet in Morton & online here & at
  • Sept. 14th Winners notified by telephone
  • Sept. 15th Winners presented
  • Sept. 17th 1st place winners and parents will be featured in the parade


  • 1st Place Boy and Girl $75 each
  • 2nd Place Boy and Girl $50 each
  • 3rd Place Boy and Girl $25 each
  • All entrants get Ribbons

This event is sponsored by We Care in conjunction with the Morton Pumpkin Festival. All proceeds from this contest will go to help support We Care projects which include transportation, food pantry and Meals-on-Wheels. If you have any questions please call Connie at 309-347-7148.

Please note: Twin applicants must be entered separately.

Contest applications closed on August 31st.


This form is currently closed for submissions.