Our Events

Morningside of Pekin

Whether we are planning an open-house for potential residents or arranging daily activities for current residents, there is always something happening at Morningside of Pekin. View our upcoming events, and let us know if you’d like to attend an event and see Morningside of Pekin for yourself.

8th Annual Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Monday October 21, 1 - 3 PM

Enter your spookiest, scariest, or silliest pumpkin for the chance to win. Drop off your original Halloween creation anytime before October 21st, then join us to vote on your favorites and help choose the winners. Winners will be announced at Pumpkin Bingo! 


  • Residents
  • Friends & Family
  • Staff
  • Pekin Professionals

Judging from 1-2 pm followed by Pumpkin Bingo from 2-3 pm.

Participants must use a pumpkin provided by Morningside of Pekin. Carved, painted, or decorated pumpkins are welcome. Call (309) 346-1310 with any questions.

Safe Trick-or-Treating

Wednesday October 30, 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Bring your little trick-or-treaters to Morningside of Pekin for fun, safe trick-or-treating indoors, where the weather’s always good. The residents of Morningside can’t wait to see the costumes – we’re as excited as the kids! Bring your own bag and we will supply the treats – and maybe a few tricks as well.

Call (309) 346-1310 to RSVP or learn more.