Discovery Center Museum
711 N. Main St.
Rockford, IL 61103
Convert your porch décor into a pumpkin projectile and explore Newton’s laws of motion using a giant trebuchet or opt for the new Might Mallet or Pumpkin Pulverizer. When the launching ends, pumpkin pieces are collected and fed to local livestock.
Event Cost: $9 for museum admission plus outdoor activities, $3 outdoor activities only
Event Times: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.