Boystown brings you a full, seven-day Halloweek of tricks and treats. Culminating with the legendary Haunted Halsted Halloween Parade on Oct. 31, Northalsted hosts a spectacularly spooky line-up of events.
From alive to zombified, it's a spellbinding Halloweek!
Sat 10/26 10am-1pm Lakeview Halloween Pup Crawl
Sat 10/26 11am-1pm Trick or Treat at local businesses
Sat 10/26 1pm-3pm Kids Zone by Howard Brown Health
Sun 10/27 Boystown Zombie Brunch
Sun 10/27 Sundead Fundead Zombie Bar Crawl
Tue 10/29 Halloween Ball at Hydrate
Thurs 10/31 Parade Viewing & Dance Party at FFC Boystown
Thurs 10/31 23rd Annual Haunted Halsted Halloween Parade
Halloweek Events: a different Halloween themed party each day at neighborhood bars & restaurants. Trivia nights, glow in the dark dancing, costume contests, musical sing-a-longs, variety shows and more.
Halloween Night: the legendary parade kicks off from Halsted and Belmont and travels north to Brompton. The costume contest crowns a $500 cash winner in each of six categories: Scary, Drag, Creative, Youth, Cosplay, and Group ( <10 ), and a Large Group ( 10+ ) category with a $1,000 prize. A total of $4,000 in cash prizes await, for those who participate!
Registration is now open. Additional information available at www.hauntedhalsted.com
Haunted Halsted Parade
Thursday, October 31 FREE to spectate or participate | Floats Welcome!
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm Registration at Halsted/Belmont
7:30 pm Parade kicks-off and travels north to Brompton
8:30 — 10:00 Awards Presentation and After Party ( Halsted & Brompton )
—From a press release