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Oakbrook Terrace Park District Fitness Center 1 Parkview Plaza, Oakbrook Terrace

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


I Spy Halloween Scavenger Hunt

Downtown Wheaton South Main Street & West Liberty Drive, Wheaton

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...

Family Fall Fest

Wild Meadows Trace Park Intersection of York Street and South Street, Elmhurst

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...

Pumpkin and Play

We Rock the Spectrum 10123 Grand Avenue, Franklin Park

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...


The Great Pumpkin Hunt

Red Oak Nature Center 2343 S River St., Batavia

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...

$10 – $15

Trunk or Treat

Mission Church (Bloomingdale) 82 Stratford Drive, Bloomingdale

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...


Fall Family Festival

Robbins Park W 7th St & S Vine St, Hinsdale

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...

Pumpkins in the Park

Heritage Park (Oakbrook Terrace) 1S325 Ardmore Avenue, Oakbrook Terrace

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,...

Trick or Treat Trail

Itasca Park District 350 E Irving Park Road, Itasca

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...

Halloween House Tour

Downers Grove Museum 831 Maple Avenue, Downers Grove

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,...

$5 – $8

Trunk or Treat

Village of North Aurora Police Department 200 S Lincolnway St, North Aurora

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...


Escape The Mansion

Stephen D. Persinger Recreation Center 3507 Kaneville Road, Geneva

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

$10 – $15

Happy Halloween

Frontier Sports Complex 3380 Cedar Glade Rd, Naperville

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...


Pumpkins and Popcorn and Handprints

Gemini Gymnastics Academy 330 Washington Avenue, La Grange

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


Fox Run Square Presents: Malloween

Bach to Rock Music School (Naperville) 1212 S. Naper Blvd., #100, Naperville

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...

Trunk or Treat

Indian Boundary YMCA 711 59th St, Downers Grove

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...

$5 – $10

Boo Bash

West Chicago Park District ARC Center 201 W National St, West Chicago

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! ...

$7 – $12

Halloween Trick or Treat Trail

Oak Brook Park District 1450 Forest Gate Road, Oak Brook

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...

$8 – $12

The Scarecrow Scramble

Lisle Community Park 1825 South Short Street, Lisle

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.

$10 – $45

Haunted Forest

Diane Main Park 200 W 59th St, Westmont

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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