Find family-friendly events in your area! The calendar now features filters… you can sort the events by category, venue, cost, day, even by your location. Enjoy our wonderful community!
Everyone is welcome to add events to the Kidlist calendar, given that they are drop-in and/or free special events (no ongoing classes or camps that require registration) and are local to the west and/or southwest suburbs of Chicago. Click on the blue “Submit an Event” button and fill out the form.
- This event has passed.
Trick or Trunk
October 27, 2018, 11:00 am - 1:00 pmdonations appreciated
Haunts Against Hunger Trick or Trunk & Food Drive
Don’t take candy from strangers! Join us after the All Hallow’s Eve Carnival for trick or treating around the Apollo Recreation Center Parking Lot! Local families and businesses are invited to reserve a parking space in which they may pull in a vehicle, decorate with Halloween decor, and give out candy to the trick or treaters as they stop by. This is a safe alternative to trick or treating around your neighborhood. This event will be supervised by park district staff and parents are welcome to travel from trunk to trunk with their children. Don’t forget to dress up in your favorite costume and bring some non-perishable foods for our Haunts Against Hunger Food Drive! All food collected will be distributed to local food pantries just in time for the cooler months and holiday season. If the weather turns spooky, this event will not take place as scheduled. If you are interested in hosting a station during Trick or Trunk, please register at the main office. Note: No registration is necessary for trick or treaters!
Fee: FREE (Please bring non-perishable Foods for the Food Drive)
All events will be reviewed before publishing to the calendar. Event approval usually occurs on Wednesdays; if you need your event to be reviewed before then, please email Annie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We do our best to provide comprehensive, accurate and useful information about events and activities. This information (such as times and locations) is gathered from press releases, websites, signs around town and word of mouth. However, details change and people make mistakes, so please confirm the details before you go. Kidlist is not responsible for any problems that occur while participating in activities listed on this site.