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Halloween Hoopla

October 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The annual Safe Saturday Trick or Treat event! 

Halloween Hoopla has something for families and kids of all ages. Download a PDF of the information flyer.

Costume Parade for Kids • 10:00a • Free!
Parade around Metropolitan Square, led by Kiwi the Clown! Children who participate in costume will be given a Trick or Treat Bag with a special prize. Families are welcome to trick-or-treat at participating businesses throughout Des Plaines as part of the annual Safe Saturday Halloween Hoopla!  Map & directions
Sponsored by the Des Plaines Chamber of Commerce

Day of the Dead • 11:00a–4:00p • $3/child for non-members, $2/members
The History Center presents its very popular Dia de los Muertos celebration as part of the annual Halloween Hoopla. Children are invited to paint sugar skulls, and Des Plaines families are invited to compete in the 4th annual Día de los Muertos altar competition. Learn more at  Map & directions

Free Crafts for Kids • 1:00–3:00p • At the Des Plaines Public LibraryMap & directions
Sponsored by the Des Plaines Park District

Free Family Entertainment • 3:00p at the Des Plaines Public Library. Space is limited, so a free ticket required. Pick up your tickets beginning at 2:30p on Oct. 27.
Enjoy a silly scary magic show, with Joe Bennett, that will tickle your funny bone and thrill the whole family!
Sponsored by the Des Plaines Public LibraryMap & directions

Halloween Hoopla



October 27


Metropolitan Square

Metropolitan Way at Market Street
Des Plaines, IL United States
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