Bring the children out to Trick-or-Treat along the business districts of Lincoln Square and Ravenswood on the Saturday before Halloween. From 11am to 2pm participating businesses will provide candy or a small give away to area children. In addition to trick or treating several other activities occur at area businesses, including story time, pumpkin decorating, sing-a-longs, pet costume contests, and so much more!
Date: Saturday, October 28th 2017
Time: 11am - 2pm in Lincoln Square and Ravenswood
Trick or Treat
Trick or treat through the businesses of Lincoln Square and Ravenswood on Saturday, October 28th between 11:00 am and 2:00 pm.
A Pretty Flower - Art in the Square - Augusta Food and Wine - Bloom Yoga Studio - Chicago Printmakers Collaborative - Davis Theater - Dental Innovations - Drake and Sons Funeral Home, ENJOY, AN URBAN GENERAL STORE - European Wax Center - Fleet Feet Sports - Gallimaurfry Gallery - Garcia's Mexican Restaurant - Gene's Sausage Shop - Groundswell Coffee Roasters - Jerry's Sandwiches - homesoul - Huettenbar - Le Café - Lincoln Quality Meat Market, Inc. - Lincoln Square Athletic Club - My Eye Dr., Nick's Pizza & Pub - Nomadic Ant - OrangeTheory Fitness - Pickle's Playroom - Planet Access Company Store - Pure Barre Lincoln Square - Ricochet's - Sacred Art - State Farm Insurance, Rhea Joyer Agent - Steve Quick Jeweler - Taco in a Bag - The Book Cellar - The Chopping Block - Timeless Toys - Turner Acceptance Corp - Uncle Dan's Outfitters - Wintrust*
*Open until 1pm only
4Legs Pet Supply - Alapash New Home - Amy's Candy Bar - Bang Bang Pie and Biscuits - District - Eye See Ravenswood - Groundswell Coffee Roasters - Hazel - Hazel Apparel - Lillstreet Art Center - Mineralogy - Neighborly - Ravensgoods - Ravenswood Chiropractic and Wellness Center - Sailor - Sfizi - The Perfect Cup
Saturday, October 21st
Uncle Dan's Outfitters Pumpkin Decorating Contest
Halloween is almost here! Pumpkin decorating is one of our favorite Halloween activities, so we are teaming up with Grand Trunk, one of our hometown brand partners, to host a FREE pumpkin decorating contest. Join us October 21st from 12-3pm at our Lincoln Square location to create your masterpiece, get 20% off Grand Trunk hammocks, snag some Grand Trunk swag and possibly win the GRAND PRIZE!
Click here to register and reserve a pumpkin. You can also walk in, but spots are limited. See you soon!
Tuesday, October 24th
Spooky Movie Night - Family Trivia Event at Carbon Arc and the Davis
Bring out the whole family for our Spooky Movie Trivia Night, featuring a costume contest for the whole family and special Halloween-themed prizes! All movies covered will be rated PG-13 or lower, so this October cuddle up with all your Halloween family favorites!
Same-day registration starts at 6pm, questions start at 6:30!
$5 Metropolitan Krankshaft pints
$4 Old Overholt Shots
Movie Passes for the Davis Theater
Discounts on your meal and drinks at Carbon Arc
Special Surprise Halloween-themed prizes!
Click here for more information
Thursday, October 26th
Fountainhead's 7th Annual Great Punk'n Party
Join us for the 7th Annual Great Punk'n Party!
We'll be featuring pumpkin beers like Schlafly Pumpkin (silver medal at 2017 GABF), Dogfish Head Pumpkin and 2 Towns Hollow Jack Pumpkin Cider. We'll also have a few more autumnal beverages to enjoy while listening to classic punk hits and carving pumpkins!
We'll have prizes for the best pumpkins and fall food specials, too!
$15 through Brown Paper Tickets gets you a pumpkin, carving set and a beer. Limited tickets at the door will be $20.
Saturday, October 28th
jookie's 12th Annual Photo Fundraiser
$40 per costumed participant includes a 5 x 7 portrait.
Friday, October 27th 3:30 - 5pm and Saturday, October 28th 9am - noon.
100% of the money raised will go to the Young Center for Immigrant and Childrens Rights.
Click here for complete details.
Laura Doherty Halloween Shows at ENJOY
We are so excited to once again welcome Laura Doherty at ENJOY, AN URBAN GENERAL STORE (4723 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60625) performing two free kids shows on Saturday, October 28 at 10:00am and 11:30am.
Bring the kids in costume to see Laura Doherty perform and trick or treat in the neighborhood between or after her shows for Halloween Happenings in Lincoln Square 11:00 am - 2:00 pm.
Spooky Sing Along at Old Towns School of Folk Music
Witches, werewolves, and warlocks! Goblins, ghouls, and ghosts! Bring the whole family to this spooky, but not scary, sing-a-long. Be sure to wear your Halloween costume!
Old Town School of Folk Music
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue
Saturday, October 28th
10:30 - 11:30am
$12 General Public/$11 Members
Click here to buy tickets.
American Legion Tattler Post
Sunday, October 29th
4th Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest at Gene's Sausage Shop
It's time for Gene’s 4th Pumpkin Carving Contest!
Free admission, adult and kid categories.
Join us on Gene's Rooftop on Sunday, October 29th from 1-3pm for food, drinks, and prizes. Costumes are encouraged but not mandatory. This will be Gene's last day on the rooftop for the 2017 season!
Registered pumpkins will be displayed in Gene’s front window to “WOW” passers-by!
In-Store Carved Pumpkin Drop-Off and Registration Oct. 25th-Oct. 29th (11AM cut-off on 29th)
Check out the Gene's Facebook page for updates.
Gene's Sausage Shop
4750 N. Lincoln Avenue
Costume Contest & Pet Parade with Ruff Haus Pets
It's that time of year everyone! Ruff Haus Pet's annual Halloween Pet Costume Contest & Parade benefiting One Tail at a Time will take place on Sunday, October 30th!
11am - Costume Contest and Judging in Giddings Plaza (4731 N. Lincoln)
Noon - Parade to Ruff Haus for refreshments, photos and complimentary goodie bags.
$10 Donation benefiting One Tail at a Time Dog Rescue
Visit ruffhauspets.com for more details.