Halloween Happenings

The Waukegan Park District is celebrating the Halloween season with programs and events throughout October. The spooky programming includes free and low-cost programs for children and adults.

The celebration of the Halloween season will close with the 2023 Halloween Trick or Treat Trail on Saturday, October 28, 2023 from 1pm to 3pm at Bowen Park, located at 1800 N. Sheridan Road. The event will feature an enchanted trail with professionally costumed characters. Children will receive candy throughout the trail, while supplies last. The Halloween Trick or Treat Trail is free, and preregistration is not required to attend.

We Have Off (W.H.O.) Program: Happy Fall Y’allMonday, October 9, 20237am to 6pm Belvidere Recreation CenterPast
Arts Park Parent and Child Workshop (Halloween-Inspired Knot Doll)Saturday, October 14, 2023 12pm to 2pmJack Benny Center for the ArtsPast
Pumpkin PartyTuesday, October 17, 20236pm to 7pmBevier CenterPast
Youth Cookie ClubTuesday, October 17, 20236pm to 7:15pmBelvidere Recreation CenterPast
We Have Off (W.H.O.) Program: Spooktacular HalloweenFriday, October 20, 20237am to 6pmBelvidere Recreation CenterPast
GO WAUKEGAN Zombie WalkSaturday, October 21, 20239am to 10amHinkston ParkPast
Spooky Toddler CookiesSaturday, October 21, 202310:30am to 11:30amBelvidere Recreation CenterPast
Poolside Pumpkin Patch Family Swim NightSaturday, October 21, 20234pm to 6pmField House Sports, Fitness & Aquatics CenterPast
Zumba Fitness NightMonday, October 23, 20236pm to 7pmField House Sports, Fitness & Aquatics CenterPast
Ooey Gooey SlimeTuesday, October 24, 20236pm to 7pmBevier CenterPast
Something Waukegan This Way Comes TourTuesday, October 24, 20236pm to 7:30pmWaukegan History Museum at the CarnegiePast
Parents’ Night OutFriday, October 27, 20235:30pm to 9pmField House Sports, Fitness & Aquatics CenterPast
Halloween Trick or Treat TrailSaturday, October 28, 20231pm to 3pmBowen ParkPast
Haunted Waukegan Guided Walking TourTuesday, October 31, 20236pm to 7:30pmWaukegan History Museum at the CarnegieRegister Here