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October 16
Chicago History Museum, 1601 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60614 United States
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included in admission

Spend the day with us at the Chicago History Museum to explore the history of the Great Chicago Fire in our newest exhibition, City on Fire: Chicago 1871. Free with general admission; RSVP not required.

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Scarecrow Trail

October 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2021

The Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois 53
Lisle, IL 60532 United States
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Free with paid admission

Gaze upon the nature-themed scarecrow trail created by local Scout troops while walking along a scenic one-mile paved path around Meadow Lake. Vote for your favorite on either your mobile device or inside the Visitor Center.

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Egg-tober

October 16
Oakbrook Terrace Park District Fitness Center, 1 Parkview Plaza
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181 United States
$15

Register by October 2, 2021.   For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of Halloween Events.

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Skeleton Scavenger Hunt

October 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2021

Downtown La Grange La Grange, IL United States
Free

We can't wait until the skeletons visit us again this Fall! Follow the Skeleton Map and play along - you might win fun prizes!   For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of Halloween Events.

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WCPOM Resale

October 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 17, 2021

Romeoville Recreation Center, 900 West Romeo Road
Romeoville, IL 60446 United States

This year's event will be running virtually. Pickup is at Romeoville Rec Center.

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Sugar Skull City

October 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until November 7, 2021

Downtown Aurora Aurora, IL United States

Aurora Downtown once again will be turning downtown into Sugar Skull City from October 15 to November 7 to coincide with Day of the Dead events during First Fridays on November 5.

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Scarecrow Rows

October 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2021

Downtown Glen Ellyn, Main Street & Crescent Boulevard
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
Free

Rows and Rows of Scarecrows will be lined up in Downtown Glen Ellyn. Join the fun and see the handmade Scarecrows created by community members, explore unique one-of-a-kind store-fronts with their decorated windows and dine the fall menu at one of our many restaurants.

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Dewey Dare Scavenger Hunt

October 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2021

Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave
Naperville, IL 60540 United States

Dewey Dare to embark on a scavenger hunt? Practice using the Dewey Decimal system and the library catalog to find non-fiction books in the library. Once the scavenger hunt is completed, stop by the children’s services desk for a spooky prize! This program is designed for children in preschool - 5th grade. Available at all Naperville Public...

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Star Wars™ Reads Children’s Craft Kits

October 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 17, 2021

Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave
Naperville, IL 60540 United States

Young Padawans can create a fun Star Wars-inspired craft. Kits are available for pick up at the Children’s Services desk at one of the three buildings from Oct. 1 through Oct. 17 while supplies last. All materials are pre-cut and included in the kit, along with printed instructions.    

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Lemontster Days

October 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2021

Downtown Lemont Lemont, IL 60439 United States

Various events running throughout October. Check their website for the most up-to-date information.   For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of Halloween Events.

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I Spy Halloween Scavenger Hunt

October 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2021

Downtown Wheaton, South Main Street & West Liberty Drive
Wheaton, IL 60187 United States

Go on a spooky scavenger hunt this Halloween season. This socially distant activity will take place from October 16 through October 31. Download the printable map (coming soon) and start your hunt in Downtown Wheaton! Be sure to join us on October 30 from 10am to 12pm for Downtown Trick-or-treating!   For information on more...

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Pumpkin Scavenger Hunt

October 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2021

Downtown Downers Grove, 933A Curtiss Street
Downers Grove, IL 60515 United States

Find the pumpkins hiding in our downtown Downers Grove businesses. Identify its unique characteristic, fill out the form and turn it in for a prize. Adults can be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a $50 Downtown Downers Grove Gift Certificate.

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Trick or Tree

October 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 17, 2021

Downtown St. Charles IL United States
Free

Take a walk through various parks. Using clues, find specific trees to learn some fun facts about them. You may encounter a 'trick' tree along the way. 

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7:00 am

Downers Grove Market

October 16, 7:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 16, 2021

Downtown Downers Grove, 933A Curtiss Street
Downers Grove, IL 60515 United States
Free
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Naperville Farmer’s Market

October 16, 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 6, 2021

Fifth Avenue Station Parking Lot, 200 East 5th Avenue
Naperville, IL 60563 United States
Free
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7:30 am

Oak Park Farmers Market

October 16, 7:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 am on Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2021

Pilgrim Church Parking Lot, 460 Lake Street
Oak Park, IL 60302 United States
Free
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8:00 am

All Hallows Eve

October 16, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until October 16, 2021

Naper Settlement, 523 S. Weber Street
Naperville, IL 60540 United States
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$10 – $15

Advance ticket sales are recommended. Adult: $15, Youth (4-12): $10, Members: FREE.

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Aurora Farmers Market

October 16, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 16, 2021

Downtown Aurora Aurora, IL United States
Free
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Batavia’s Farmers’ Market

October 16, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2021

Free
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Brookfield Farmers Market

October 16, 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 16, 2021

Brookfield Village Hall, 8820 Brookfield Avenue
Brookfield, IL 60513 United States
Free
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Lisle Farmers Market

October 16, 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 16, 2021

Downtown Lisle IL United States
Free
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Wheaton French Market

October 16, 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 27, 2021

Downtown Wheaton, South Main Street & West Liberty Drive
Wheaton, IL 60187 United States
Free
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Fall Family Yoga

October 16, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day First of the month, repeating until December 18, 2021

An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 25, 2021

One event on October 30, 2021 at 8:00 am

The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, 2430 N. Cannon Dr.
Chicago, IL 60614 United States
$15

Join our friends at Buddha Belly Kids Yoga for an energizing family-friendly yoga class on our beautiful outdoor terrace. BBKY is a mobile yoga + mindfulness company founded by educators and dedicated to nurturing kids’ innate desire for movement and play. This class provides a medium for families to unplug and bond in the most playful of...

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9:00 am

Family Fall Fest

October 16, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wild Meadows Trace Park, Intersection of York Street and South Street
Elmhurst, IL 60126 United States

Elmhurst Park District invites you to put on your costumes and bring the family to Wild Meadows Trace in Elmhurst from 9 a.m.-Noon for Family Fall Fest, featuring Safety Town trick-or-treating, fun for the little ones, family photo opportunities, fall games and more! Sponsored by Kelly Stetler Real Estate.   For information on more events...

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Pumpkin Fest

October 16, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2021

Cosley Zoo, 1356 North Gary Avenue
Wheaton, IL 60187 United States
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Free – $8

Taking in the beautiful fall colors at Cosley Zoo is a must do! Come see the animals in the crisp fall air, listen to the squeals of excitement from the children conquering the straw pyramid or finding their way through the corn stalk tunnel, and take in the thousands of pumpkins scattered on the zoo’s...

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The Great Pumpkin Hunt

October 16, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until October 17, 2021

Red Oak Nature Center, 2343 S River St.
Batavia, IL 60510 United States
$10 – $15

The Great Pumpkin is hiding in our woods again! Grab your list of clues from the front desk and investigate our forest to find it! Photograph yourself with the ‘Great Pumpkin’ and receive a small prize! Registration is required to receive a prize. Adults must accompany children during this self-guided activity, but do not need...

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Story Trail

October 16, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Trailside Museum of Natural History, 738 Thatcher Ave
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
Free

Take a walk on a short trail near Trailside Museum and read a posted story along the way. Afterwards, get an activity bag at the Museum so you can start your own adventure with crafts and activities.

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OAKtober Tree Walk

October 16, 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Lake Ellyn Park, 645 Lenox Road
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
Free

Celebrate OAKtober! Join us on a walk around the lake and park. You will learn about local trees, how to identify them, and help us label several species with informational signs that explain many of their benefits. Free w/registration.

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Pumpkin and Play

October 16, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
We Rock the Spectrum, 10123 Grand Avenue
Franklin Park, IL 60131 United States
$20

We are so excited to host our 2nd annual Halloween Party on Saturday October 16th. Three sessions are available, limited to 10 kids per session. Register ASAP to secure your child's spot. We can't wait to celebrate with you.   For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of Halloween Events.

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10:00 am

Boo at the Zoo

October 16, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 24, 2021

Brookfield Zoo, 8400 West 31st Street
Brookfield, IL 60513 United States
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included with admission

Running Saturdays and Sundays, from October 9 - 24, 2021. Little ghosts and goblins of all ages are sure to have a howlin’ good time! Our not-so-scary and fun-filled event has something for the entire family to enjoy!   For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of Halloween Events.

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Touch a Truck

October 16, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Avery Coonley School, 1500 Maple Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60515 United States
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Free

The Avery Coonley School invites you to bring the kids to touch, feel, and climb on a variety of trucks and vehicles! There will be lots of photo opportunities at this free, family-friendly event!

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Trunk or Treat

October 16, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mission Church (Bloomingdale), 82 Stratford Drive
Bloomingdale, IL 60108 United States
Free

Join us for our 2nd Annual Trunk Or Treat at Mission Church! We will be in the East parking lot of 82 Stratford Drive in Bloomingdale on Saturday, October 16th from 10:00am - 12:00pm. Wear your costume and come trick or treat with us! Get registered, invite some friends and family, and get ready for...

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Nature Play Kit Pickup

October 16, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
Free

Register today to pick up a Nature Play Kit! These kits include everything your kids need to create a nature-based craft on a different theme every month. Kits are free and you can register for one per child.

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Bounce with Batman

October 16, 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Vaughan Athletic Center, 2121 W. Indian Trail
Aurora, IL United States
$10

Come have a blast with Batman with a morning of bouncing! Participants will get to meet and interact with Batman while they bounce and play in our inflatable jump houses and obstacle course. All participants must be accompanied by a paying adult. Register early for a discounted rate!  

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Classic Stories and Crafts

October 16, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on October 16, 2021 at 10:00 am

One event on December 18, 2021 at 10:00 am

Little White School Museum, 72 Polk St
Oswego, 60543
$5 – $7

Extend your experience before or after this special time with a visit to the museum gallery. Registration is per person and children must be accompanied by an adult. Suitable for ages 5-8 with an adult.

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Glass Pumpkin Patch

October 16, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until October 17, 2021

The Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois 53
Lisle, IL 60532 United States
free with admission

The 11th annual Glass Pumpkin Patch at The Morton Arboretum, Oct. 13 through Oct. 17, will feature daily demonstrations of the ancient glass-blowing art form. New this year is a Halloween tent with frightful works of art to decorate the home and outdoor spaces. The Glass Pumpkin Exhibition (no pumpkins will be available for purchase)from...

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Dr. Seuss Experience

October 16, 10:00 am - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday and Friday, repeating until January 2, 2022

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until January 2, 2022

One event on November 23, 2021 at 10:00 am

One event on December 20, 2021 at 10:00 am

One event on December 21, 2021 at 10:00 am

One event on December 23, 2021 at 10:00 am

One event on December 27, 2021 at 10:00 am

One event on December 28, 2021 at 10:00 am

One event on December 30, 2021 at 10:00 am

Water Tower Place, 835 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 100
Chicago, IL 60611 United States

Welcome to The Dr. Seuss Experience, an imaginative and interactive immersion into the wondrous world of Dr. Seuss! This Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle takes you on an awe-inspiring journey through nine different, visually stunning Dr. Seuss worlds. You can swing among Truffula Trees from The Lorax, make your way through a brilliant balloon-filled maze from Oh,...

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11:00 am

Pumpkin Weekends

October 16, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

One event on October 11, 2021 at 11:00 am

Blackberry Farm, 100 S. Barnes Road
Aurora, IL 60504 United States
$7 – $8

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Fall Family Festival

October 16, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Robbins Park, W 7th St & S Vine St
Hinsdale, IL 60521 United States

Join us for a version of our annual Hinsdale Fall Family Festival! Stop by Katherine Legge Memorial Park to pick up your FREE Fall Fest Goodie Bag containing crafts, items from sponsors, and a pumpkin! Plus have a fall photo taken by The Hinsdalean or have a your costume judged by The Chamber along the...

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12:00 pm

Pumpkins in the Park

October 16, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Heritage Park (Oakbrook Terrace), 1S325 Ardmore Avenue
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181 United States

Light refreshments will be served. Please register your children 12 and under for this event which is free for OBT residents. For more information, please call Jodie Esposito at 630-941-8300, ext. 202.

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Trick or Treat Trail

October 16, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Itasca Park District, 350 E Irving Park Road
Itasca, IL 60143 United States

Join the fun at the Trick or Treat Trail! Children along with their parents, will enjoy walking the trail around the newly opened Ray Franzen Bird Sanctuary and receiving crafts and treats on the trail.    For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of Halloween Events.

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12:15 pm

Kiwanis Fish Release

October 16, 12:15 pm - 12:45 pm
Lake Ellyn Park, 645 Lenox Road
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
Free

Children of all ages are invited to help release fish into Lake Foxcroft or Lake Ellyn during the Kiwanis Fish Release! Participants are given a bucket of fish which they carry to the water’s edge and release. This continues until all fish reach their new water home. Offered in partnership with Kiwanis Clubs of Glen...

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1:00 pm

Trunk or Treat

October 16, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Village of North Aurora Police Department, 200 S Lincolnway St
North Aurora, IL 60542 United States
Free

Come join the North Aurora Police Department for treats, handouts and fun! Trunk or Treat is on Saturday, October 16 from 1 pm – 3 pm at the North Aurora Police Department, 200 South Lincolnway, North Aurora. See the Police Department decorated for Halloween and show off your costumes! There will be picture opportunities and...

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Tractor-Drawn Wagon Rides

October 16, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 7, 2021

Danada Forest Preserve, 3S580 Naperville Road
Wheaton, IL 60189 United States
$5

Enjoy a 30-minute ride through the scenic forest preserve. Rides leave at 1, 1:45 and 2:30 p.m. Tickets are first-come, first-served and go on sale at noon the day of the rides. All ages; under 13 with an adult. $5 per person ages 5 and up; under 5 free. No registration. For questions or private...

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Escape The Mansion

October 16, 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Stephen D. Persinger Recreation Center, 3507 Kaneville Road
Geneva, IL 60134 United States
$10 – $15

Advance registration is required.   For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of Halloween Events.

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Halloween House Tour

October 16, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Downers Grove Museum, 831 Maple Avenue
Downers Grove, IL 60515 United States
$5 – $8

Come see the house decorated for Halloween, take a tour, and learn about what would have been done to celebrate the holiday when people lived in the Victorian Blodgett House, from the 1890s to the last family in the 1960s. All children must register and be accompanied by a registered adult.   For information on...

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1:30 pm

Corn Harvest

October 16, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Kline Creek Farm, 1N600 County Farm Road
West Chicago, IL 60185 United States
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Free

Experience life as a field hand as you help harvest this year’s corn crop, which will feed the farm’s livestock throughout the year and provide seed for next year’s plantings. Learn about the importance of this crop to farmers in the 1890s and today as you learn how to properly shuck corn. All ages. Free....

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Train Saturdays

October 16, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until October 16, 2021

One event on December 25, 2021 at 1:30 pm

DuPage County Historical Museum, 102 E Wesley St
Wheaton, IL 60187 United States
Free
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2:00 pm

Happy Halloween

October 16, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Frontier Sports Complex, 3380 Cedar Glade Rd
Naperville, IL 60564 United States
$10

Trick or treat! Let’s spread some Halloween spirit to seniors. At this hands-on event, you and your family will learn about acceptance and how we can connect with people who are different from us, and we’ll talk about what it means to embrace humanity. Then, we’ll have fun together creating decorations and small treats to be donated to...

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Pumpkins and Popcorn and Handprints

October 16, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gemini Gymnastics Academy, 330 Washington Avenue
La Grange, IL 60525 United States
$5

Purchase tickets in advance for this fun afternoon.   For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of Halloween Events.

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Fox Run Square Presents: Malloween

October 16, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bach to Rock Music School (Naperville), 1212 S. Naper Blvd., #100
Naperville, 60540

Come join us for our Second Annual Malloween Event! Trick or Treating, Live Music, Businesses Goodie Bags from the businesses in Fox Run Square and more! This is event is run by Bach to Rock and Frank Gironda   For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of Halloween Events.

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Oak-tober Fest

October 16, 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Lake Katherine, 7402 W. Lake Katherine Drive
Palos Heights, IL 60463 United States

Free entry! There will be a beer garden, scarecrow making, acorn racing, hayrides, photo booth and educational displays. *Some activities will have a fee*   For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of Fall Festivals and Oktoberfests.

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3:00 pm

Trunk or Treat

October 16, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Indian Boundary YMCA, 711 59th St
Downers Grove, IL 60516 United States
$5 – $10

Free registration if you decorate your trunk and hand out candy. Parking lot will open at 2:30pm to set-up your trunk.   For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of Trunk or Treat Events.

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Boo Bash

October 16, 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
West Chicago Park District ARC Center, 201 W National St
West Chicago, IL 60185 United States
$7 – $12

Calling all ghosts and goblins galore!  Come to the ARC to see what’s in store.  Halloween games and lots of fun treats, this Halloween celebration is sure to be neat!  Come for the night or come for a flash but come to have fun at the Park District BOO BASH!   Jump on your broomstick...

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3:30 pm

Autumn Hayrides

October 16, 3:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Friday, repeating until October 22, 2021

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Saturday, repeating until October 23, 2021

Primrose Farm, 5N726 Crane Rd
St. Charles, IL United States
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$12

Cruise around the fields at the height of the fall harvest on a 30-minute tractor-drawn wagon ride. Group tickets include all the fixings to make yummy s’mores over your own private fire. Individual tickets include a marshmallow roast over a shared fire. Everyone is welcome to visit all of the farm animals, too. Ages 15...

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Halloween Trick or Treat Trail

October 16, 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Oak Brook Park District, 1450 Forest Gate Road
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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$8 – $12

Dress up in your costumes and come and take a SPOOKY walk in the park! This 1/2 mile walk in the woods will get you in the Halloween spirit! Play games and enjoy crafts before making your way to the trick or treat trail! Meet witches, ghosts, and other spooky characters as you make your...

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STEAM Saturdays

October 16, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Maywood Public Library, 121 S 5th Avenue
Maywood, IL 60153 United States

October 16 is Observe the Moon Night! Celebrate with us on October 16 at 3:30 pm, the STEAM activity will be: Impact Craters. With the help of NASA, in this activity, we will model and measure aspects that affect the appearance of impact craters. Registration required.*

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4:00 pm

Fall Fun Fest

October 16, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library, 400 Duane Street
Glen Ellyn, 60137
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Free

Enjoy a free, outdoor, family-friendly event for adults and kids of all ages, with giant games, live music, and food and beverages from local food vendors available for purchase. Performing are Glen Ellyn-based musicians Ralph Covert, featuring a Ralph’s World solo acoustic set at 4:30, and 7DEEZ, a Disco-Funk-Motown tribute band at 5:30.   For...

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Escape the Barn

October 16, 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on October 16, 2021 at 4:00 pm

Primrose Farm, 5N726 Crane Rd
St. Charles, IL United States
$25

We need your help to find the culprit! Travel around the farm to find clues with your fellow detectives. It’s up to you and your teammates to solve the case, save the farm animals, and escape with your lives before it’s too late! Advance registration required. 3 timeslots to choose from: 4-5pm, 6-7pm or 8-9pm...

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5:00 pm

Haunted Forest

October 16, 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Diane Main Park, 200 W 59th St
Westmont, IL 60559 United States
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$6

Advance registration is encouraged. Make sure to register for the appropriate scare level.   For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of Halloween Events.

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The Scarecrow Scramble

October 16, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lisle Community Park, 1825 South Short Street
Lisle, IL 60532 United States
$10 – $45

Register today and run or walk to help us provide recreation scholarships to low-income families who do not have the means to participate in recreation activities. Pre-registration Ends Wednesday, October 13 at Noon.

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5:30 pm

Adaptive Play Time

October 16, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on October 16, 2021 at 5:30 pm

DuPage Children’s Museum, 301 N. Washington St.
Naperville, IL 60540 United States

Adaptive Play Time provides a modified environment for play and learning for children with disabilities, on the autism spectrum, and/or sensory processing disorders and their families. Finding places for the whole family to play without stress can be difficult, but these times allow guests to experience the Museum in a less stimulating environment with limited...

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Fall Hayrides

October 16, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on October 16, 2021 at 5:30 pm

One event on October 24, 2021 at 2:00 pm

One event on October 29, 2021 at 5:30 pm

Seagar Park, 1163 Plank Rd
Naperville, IL 60563 United States
$10 – $15

Advance registration is recommended. October 10 at Knoch Knolls Picnic Grove October 16, 24, and 29 at Seagar Park   For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of Halloween Events.

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6:30 pm

Spooky Halloween Geocache Hunt

October 16, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Friday, repeating until October 29, 2021

Lincoln Marsh, Harrison & Pierce Avenues
Wheaton, IL United States
$15 – $19

Recommended for ages 6 and up. One GPS unit provided per family.

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Light the Night Walk

October 16, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Spring Rock Park, 4400 Central Avenue
Western Springs , IL 60558 United States

Please join the Western Springs Park District for the Light the Night Walk at Spring Rock Park on Saturday, October 16, at 6:30 PM. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light The Night Walk funds treatments that are saving the lives of patients today. LLS is making cures happen by providing patient support services, advocating for...

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8:00 pm

Let’s Go to the Movies in the Parks

October 16, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on August 4, 2021 at 8:00 pm

One event on August 28, 2021 at 8:00 pm

One event on October 9, 2021 at 8:00 pm

One event on October 16, 2021 at 8:00 pm

Hoffman Park, Gray Ave
Lombard, IL 60148 United States
Free

Must register in advance. July 29 - The Mighty Ducks at The Pavilion at The Glen August 4 - The Rookie at Christ Church August 28 - The Croods at The Pavilion at The Glen October 9 - Casper at Hoffman Park October 16 - Hocus Pocus at Westfield   Don't forget to check our...

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