Halloween has evolved from one day of going up and down your block to a month of family-friendly fun! Whether you have teens that want to be scared, tots that just want candy or you want some quality time together for everyone Lake County has an event for you. Find all our guides and reviews related to Halloween on this page so you can come back to one place.
Remember, you can always find things to do in Lake County on the Little Lake County calendar.
Halloween in Lake County
Halloween Events in Lake County
- Tags 3D Printing 4th of July 4th of July Parade 5K 885 Civic Club A Zoo to You AAUW Preschool Academia Cultural Xilotl Academy of Performing Arts ADA hike Adler Park Lodge adults advance tickets required Alcott Center all ages alla ges Alleghany Park allergy friendly Am Shalom Amdur Productions American Aid Society of German Descendants American Eagles Gymnastics American Legion AMMPARO amphibians Ancient Oaks Foundation Animal Crossing Animal Farm Animal Hospital of Lake Villa animal program Animal Quest animals anime Ann Shalom Antioch Antioch Aqua Center Antioch Bandshell Antioch Chamber of Commerce Antioch Farmers Market Antioch Parks and Recreation Antioch Police Department Antioch Public Library District Antioch Theatre Antioch Township Center Apple Festival April Fools Day APWA - Chicago Metro Chapter Lake Branch Aqualusion Pool Aquatics Center and Nature Museum Arbor Day Arctic Splash Aquatic Center Arlington Heights art art fair Art festival art gallery art show Artesian Park arts & crafts Aspen Drive Library astronomy Astronomy Nights Author event author visit Autism Autism Family Cares Avon Township babies Baby play baby signing baby storytime Back-to-School Ballet balloon artist balloons Band Bangs Lake Bangs Lake Advisory Committee Banner Day Camp Bannockburn Bannockburn Green Bannockburn Police Department Barbara's Bookstore Barnes & Noble Barnes & Noble Deer Park Barnes & Noble Deerfield Barnes & Noble Mellody Farms Barrington Barrington Area Conservation Trust Barrington Area Library Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District Barrington Farmers Market Barrington Greenway Initiative Barrington High School Barrington Hills Barrington Lions Club Barrington Park District Barrington Park District Pool Barrington Township Food Pantry Barrington's White House base activities basketball Bass Pro Shops bats Beach Park Beach Park Village Hall beach party BeachFest bees Bella's Bouncies Indoors Bella's Bouncies Skate on Grand Bella's Bouncies Volo Belvidere Discount Mall Belvidere Park Belvidere Park Ice Rink Ben Tater Ben's Bubble Show Bernard Weinger JCC Bernie's Book Bank Bess Bower Dunn Museum Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Star Homes Bevier Park BG Singers BGV Motorsports Big Bear Lake Big Deal Productions Big Hollow Primary School bike helmet fittings Bike Parade bike recycling Bike Resale Bike ride Bike Rodeo bike safety biking bilingual program BINGO birding birds Bittersweet Golf Course BJE Black History Month Event Black history Program Blackdog Speed Shop Blair Park Blair Park Pool block party Blue Star Families BMX Show board games bonfire book drive book signing books bounce house Bowen Park Bowlero Waukegan bowling Bravo Waukegan Breezewald Park Brickyard Park Bright Horizons at Northbrook broadway buddies Brookfield Zoo Brunch with Santa bubble show bubbles Buffalo Grove Buffalo Grove Farmers Market Buffalo Grove Fire Department Buffalo Grove Golf Dome Buffalo Grove High School Buffalo Grove High School Pool Buffalo Grove Park District Buffalo Grove Police Department Buffalo Grove Public Works bugs building Burnell C. Russell Municipal Complex Business & Family Expo Business Expo business trick or treat Busy Brains Children's Museum butterflies Byron Colby Barn Caboose Park Camp Henry Horner campfire canned food drive Captain Daniel Wright Woods Car Seat Inspection car seat installation car seat safety car show Cardboard boat Regatta Carnival carnival games carolers Caroling Carousel Closet carriage rides cars cartoons Celebrate Highwood Celebration! Childcare Centennial Ice Arena Centennial Park Central Park Century 16 Deer Park Century Park Century Park Pavilion Chabad Jewish Center of Gurnee Chain O' Lakes Chanukah Character Visit charity Charity Event Charles E. Brown Park Cheerleading chess Chessie's Restaurant Chevy Chase Country Club Chicago Botanic Garden Chicago Executive Airport Chicago North Chinese School Chicago Parent Chicagoland Association of ChildLife Professionals Chicgao Loves Dance Child Safety Day childcare fair Childerley Park children's concert children's health children's museum children's music children's resale children's theater children's theatre Chinese Christian Union Church - North Chinese Intercultural LLC Chinese New Year choir Chris Fascione Christ Church Christ Church Crossroads Christmas Christmas Music Christmas Parade Christmas Party Christmas Storytime Chuck E Cheese Chuck E Cheese Vernon Hills Cinco de Mayo circuits Citadel Theatre Citadel Theatre for Young Audiences Citizens for Conservation Citizens Park City of Highland Park Civil War class classic cars Classic Cinemas - Fox Lake Theatre CLC clean-up Clearview Park Co-working Code Ninjas codebreaker coding College of Lake County Comedy comics Community Arts Center community bike ride Community Garden Green Community Park Community Picnic Community Protestant Church Community Recreation Center concert Concerts in the Park Congregation B'nai Tikvah Congregation Beth Am Congregation Beth Judea Congregation Or Shalom Cook Mansion Cook Memorial Public Library District Cook Park Libertyville Cook Park Library cookie decorating cooking cooking class Cooking Demonstrations Cooking with kids corn maze costume contest costume party costumed characters costumes Crabtree Nature Center craft fair crafts creator fair Crossways Preschool Cruise Night Cultural event Cultural Festival cultural program Dad and baby Daisy's Artish Cafe dance Dance Academy of Libertyville Dance Party Dancenter North dancing Daniel Tiger date night Dave DiNaso's Traveling World of Reptiles Dave Rudolf David Adler Music and Arts Center Day of the Dead day off events Dayhouse Coworking DBR Chamber of Commerce Deer Creek Indoor Tennis Deer Park Deer Park Town Center Deerfield Deerfield Community Center Deerfield Farmers Market Deerfield Park District Deerfield Police Department Deerfield Public Library Deerpath Community Park Deerpath Park Deerspring Pool Dia de los Muertos Dia de los Ninos Diamond Lake Beach Diaper Pantry Didier Farm dinosaurs Discovery Center Museum of Rockford Disney District 73 Dog Egg Hunt dog safety dog show dog sled dogs Down Syndrome Downtown Antioch Downtown Barrington Downtown Glencoe Downtown Grayslake Downtown Highland Park Downtown Highwood Downtown Lake Bluff Downtown Lake Forest Downtown Libertyville Downtown Long Grove Dr. Seuss drawing Dreamland Comics drum circle Duke Otherwise Dunn Museum DUPLO early elementary Early Intervention early literacy Early Music Series Earth Day Earth Week Easter Easter Bunny Easter Egg Hunt Easter Eggs Easter Parade education Edward L. Ryerson Conservation Area Edward L. Ryerson Welcome Center Egg Hunt Ela Area Public Library Elawa Farm electronics recycling Elgin Symphony Orchestra Elgin Symphony Orchestra Percussion Ensemble Equine therapy Esper E. Peterson Foundation Family Aquatic Center Events Park Everts Park expecting moms exploring nature expo face painting Fairy Garden Fairytale Birthday Co fall fall festival families family Family Aquatic Center family bike ride Family Focus Family Friendly Family Services of Glencoe family swim Far Field Preserve Farm Activities farm events farm program Farmers Market Farmers Market storytime Father's Day festival Fields & Fences Equestrian Center Fire Department Open house Fire Safety Fire trucks fireworks First United Methodist Church of Waukegan fish fry fishing fishing derby Fit4Mom FitNation Gurnee fitness Fitness & Aquatics Center Flag Day flashlight egg hunt flowers Flying 4 Kids Kite Fly Flying Fox Conservation Fund Foglia YMCA food food drive Food Trucks foreign language storytime Forest Park Beach Forest View Park Forever Om Yoga Fort Sheridan fortnite Foss Park Foss Park District Founders Park Fourth Lake Fourth of July Fox Lake Fox Lake Area Chamber of Commerce Fox Lake District Library Fox Lake Parks and Recreation Department Fox Lake Police Department Fox Lake Theater Fox River free movie Free ticket required Fremont Public Library Fremont Township Food Pantry Friends of Lake Forest Parks and Recreation Foundation Friends of the Green Bay Trail Frog Lady frogs Frozen fun run fundraiser Gage Brothers Park Gages Lake game night games gaming gardening Garoon Gateway to Science Gary Kantor Genesee Theatre geo-caching Gigi's Playhouse gingerbread house give back giveaways Glencoe Glencoe Beach Glencoe Chamber of Commerce Glencoe Community Garden Glencoe Farmers Market Glencoe Junior High Project Glencoe Park District Glencoe Public Library Glencoe Village Hall Glencoe Youth Services Glenview GLMV Chamber of Commerce Gnat & Corky GO ANTIOCH Go Fox Lake Go Grayslake GO Highland Park GO Lake County GO Lindenhurst GO Mundelein goats Goldfish Swim School Goldfish Swim School Mundelein golf Good Shepherd Hospital Gorton Community Center Goshgarian Orthodontics grade school Grand Opening Grandwood Park Grandwood Park Ball Field Grant Township Grant Woods Grayslake Grayslake Area Chamber of Commerce Grayslake Area Public Library Grayslake Community Park District Grayslake Farmers Market Grayslake Heritage Center & Museum Grayslake Park District Rec Center Great America Great Lakes green events green fair Green Lake Park Greenbelt Cultural Center Grinch Groundhog Day Growing Tree Preschool Gurnee Gurnee Chamber of Commerce Gurnee Community Bank Gurnee Mills Gurnee Park District gymnastics Hainesville Halloween Halloween Movie Halloween Party Halloween Stories Hanukkah Hanukkah Party Happy Tails Dog Park Harry Potter Hart's Woods Park Hartman Park Hastings Lake Haunted House haunted trail Hawthorn Gardens Hawthorn Mall Hawthorn Woods Hawthorn Woods Aquatic Center Hawthorn Woods Park District hayrides health Health & Safety Health & Safety Program Health and Fitness Helen Oliveri Real Estate helicopter landing Heller Nature Center Heritage Park Heritage Park Performance Pavilion Hi-Five Sports Highland Park Highland Park Chamber of Commerce Highland Park High School Highland Park Historical Society Highland Park Players Highland Park Police Department Highland Park Public Library Highland Park Sister Cities Foundation Highland Park Strings Highwood Highwood Chamber of Commerce Highwood Metra Station Highwood Public Library hike Hike Lake County hiking hiking with kids Hispanic heritage Hispanic Heritage Month Historic Long Grove Historic Wagner Farm history hockey holiday Holiday concert holiday crafts Holiday Festival Holiday Lights Holiday Market holiday movie holiday music Holiday Open House Holiday Shop Holiday Tea holiday theatre holidays homeschool Hope Lutheran Church Horizon Park horses Hot Air Balloons Hot Ground Gym hour of code Hunt Club Aquatic Center Hunt Club Community Center Hunt Club Park ice cream social ice hockey Ice House Mall & Village Shops ice sculpting ice skating IL Beach State Park Nature Center Illinois Beach Resort Illinois Department of Natural Resources Illinois Youth Dance Theatre Improv Improv Playhouse in store event Independence Day Independence Day Parade Independence Grove Indian Trails Public Library District indoor farmers market Indoor playspaces indoor swimming indoor trick or treating inflatables Ingleside Inovasi Interfaith Families International Yoga Day Island Lake Island Lake Park District Istvan & His Imaginary Band Jack Benny Center for the Arts Jacob Duman JCC Jameks Farm James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts Jay's Comics jBaby Chicago JCC JCC Chicago JCC Lake County Community Campus JCYS Jeanie B Jens Jensen Park Jewett Park Jewett Park Community Center Jewish Observances Jodi Koplin's JiggleJam John Janega Memorial Park Jones Island Beach JourneyCare Foundation JUF Young Families Juggler juggling July 4th Junior League of Chicago Just for Fun 2 Roller Rink K-9 Demonstrations Kalk Park Keith Mione Community Park Kevin Farris kiddie swim kids and nature Kids Castle Park kids concert kids cooking class Kids Eat Free Kids New Years Eve Party kids only holiday shop kindergarten kindergarten readiness Kindergartener kindergarteners kindergartners Kite Festival kites Kiwanis Club of Lake Bluff and Lake Forest Kohl Children's Museum Kracklauer Park Kwanzaa L.L. Studer Bees Labor Day Lake Barrington Lake Bluff Lake Bluff Farmers Market Lake Bluff Fire Department Lake Bluff History Museum Lake Bluff Park District Lake Bluff Police Department Lake Bluff Pool Lake Bluff Public Library Lake Bluff Recreation Center lake clean-up Lake County Astronomical Society Lake County Barnwood Lake County Fair Lake County Fairgrounds Lake County Farm Bureau Lake County Farm Heritage Association Lake County Forest Preserve District Lake County Forest Preserves Lake County Health Department Lake County JCC Lake County Sheriff's Department Lake Forest Lake Forest Beach Lake Forest Dance Academy Lake Forest Library Lake Forest Park District Lake Forest Parks and Recreation Department Lake Forest Public Library Lake Forest Recreation Center Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Chamber of Commerce Lake Front Park Lake Villa Lake Villa District Library Lake Villa Timberwolves Football Lake Villa Township Lake Villa Township Park Lake Villa VFW Lake Zurich Lake Zurich Area Chamber of Commerce Lake Zurich Farmers Market Lake Zurich Fire Rescue Department Lake Zurich High School’s Bare Voices Lake Zurich Parks and Recreation Lakefront Park Lakes Community High School Lakeshore Chamber of Commerrce Lakewood Forest Preserve Lambs Farm Lambs Farm Musical Theater Laremont School large motor play Larry Fink Memorial Park laser tag Laura Doherty Law Enforcement Expo LCFPD Learning Disabilities Association of America Learning Express Toys Learning Express Toys Lake Zurich Leave No Child Inside LEGO LEGO Build LEGO Club LEGO Robotics Lehmann Mansion Lehmann Park LGBTQ Libertyville Libertyville Bank & Trust Libertyville Civic Center Libertyville Farmers Market Libertyville High School Libertyville Lions Club library concert library movie library music program library playtime library program Lillian L. Lutz Recreation Center Lincolnshire Lincolnshire Police Department Linconlshire Lindehurst Lindenfest Lindenhurst Lindenhurst Park District Lindenhurst/Lake Villa Community Partners Lindy's Landing Lions Park Lippert Community Center Little Miss Ann live music living history Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art LLV Chamber of Commerce Long Grove Long Grove Park District Long Grove Village Tavern loteria Lowe's Lunar New Year Lunch Bunch Lunch with the Easter Bunny Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit LVDL Ma & Pa's Candy Macaroni Soup Mad Hatters magic Magic Dave magic show MainStreet Libertyville Maker fair maker space makers Mallard Ridge Park Malott Japanese Garden maple syrup festival Maple Syrup Tap Marcus Theaters Mardi Gras Mariachi Mariachi Juvenil del Padre Cuevas Mariachi music Mariano's Mariano's Bannockburn Mariano's Buffalo Grove Mariano's Gurnee Mariano's Vernon Hills Mario Kart Market Square Martin Luther King Day Martin Luther King Day of Service Martin Luther King Jr. Mary Macaroni math Mathematical Literacy Mathnasium Mathnasium of Barrington Matz Hall McDonald Woods Meadowhill Aquatic Center meditation Mellody Farm Memorial Day Memorial Day Ceremony Memorial Day Observance Memorial Day Parade Memorial Day Service memorials Menorah lighting Messiah Lutheran Preschool and Kindergarten Mettawa Mexican dancers Mexican Independence Day Middle Schoolers Midwest Big Read Mike Rylko Community Park military military appreciation military families Military Program Millennium Park Millie's Musical Adventures Minecraft Mini Comic Con mini golf mini train rides Misericordia Miss Jamie from the Farm Miss Jamie's Farm Mitchell Park Mitchell Pool MLK MLK Day MLK Day of Service Mobile Diaper Pantry Mobile Therapy Centers of America model trains mom mom and baby Mom Program moms group monarchs Money Smart Week Montessori School of Lake Forest Moon Viewing Moraine Hills State Park Mother's Day movie movie club movie in the park Movie Series Movies Mr. Singer and the Sharp Cookies Mrs. Claus Mundelein Mundelein Farmers Market Mundelein Fire Department Mundelein Park & Recreation District Mundelein Police Department Mundelein Public Works Facility Mundelein Seminary museum museum program music music class music festival Music Institute of Chicago Music-in-the-Box musical performance musical theater musical theatre National Museum of the American Sailor National Night Out Native American Art Native American culture Native American Dance nature Nature Cat nature program nature storytime nature walk natures Naval Station Great Lakes Navy new years New Years Eve New Years Eve for Tots New Years Eve Party night Egg hunt no school programs non scary Halloween Noon Years Noon Years Eve Noon Years Party North Central O Gaugers North Chicago North Chicago Police Department North Chicago Public Library North Park North Point Church North Shore Congregation Israel Northbrook Northbrook Historical Society Northbrook Park District Northbrook Police Department Northbrook Public Library Northbrook Sports Club Northbrook Theatre Northbrook Theatre for Young Audiences Northeastern Illinois Public Safety Training Academy (NIPSTA) Northern Illinois Raptor Rehab Northern Suburban Special Education District Northwest Suburban Astonomers Norton's U.S.A. Not So Scary Halloween Not So ScaryHalloween Nutcracker Nutcracker Storytimes nutrition NWSRA O'Toole's Libertyville obstacle course Oktoberfest Old Plank Park Old School Forest Preserve online online class online program Open bounce open gym open house open jump open play open skate open swim orchestra origami Oscar Mayer Wienermobile Osmo outdoor concert Outdoor Ice Skating outdoor movie outdoor storytime outdoor yoga outdoors Owls painting pajama storytime pancake breakfast Panera Bread paper shredding Parade parent child yoga parent education parent group parent program parenting preschoolers parenting program parenting tweens parents parents night out park clean up Park District of Highland Park Park View Health & Fitness Center Parkman Pavilion parks Partners for Progress Partners For Progress Therapeutic Riding Center party Passover Paulus Park Paulus Park Barn Paw Patrol Pearl Harbor Pebble Beach Park Pederson Preserve Pediatric Interactions Peppa the Pig performance performances pet costume contest Pet Expo pet parade Pet Program Peter J Palombi School Petranek's Pharmacy pets petting zoo Pi Day picnic Pictures with Santa pig roast planting playgroup poetry Pokemon Pokemon Go police police cars Polish language storytime Pond Scooping pony rides pool movie Pool Party Port Clinton Square Posh Kids Potawatomi Pow Wow POW Pow Wow Prairie Crossing Farm Prairie Grass Nature Museum Precious Lambs Preschool Pregnancy preschool fair preschool open gym preschool storytime preschoolers Pride Parade Princess princess storytime princesses Project Linus pumpkin carving pumpkin composting pumpkin decorating Pumpkin Drop Pumpkin Patch pumpkin roll pumpkins puppet show puppets Racine Racine Theatre Guild raffle railroad garden Rainbow Animal Assisted Therapy Raupp Museum Ravinia Ravinia Farmers Market Ravinia Park Ray Bradbury Ray's Bike & Mower reading Recreation Center of Highland Park Recreation Center of Lake Bluff Recycling Recycling Event Reed-Turner Woodland Nature Preserve refugees registration encouraged registration required Registration Suggested Reindeer Renwood Golf Course Reptile Show reptiles resale ribbon cutting rides River Trail Nature Center Riverwoods Robert R. Rolek Community Center Robert W. Rolek Community Center Roblox robotics Robots Rockin' Jump Rockin' Jump Buffalo Grove rodeo Rolie Polie Guacamole roller skating Rollins Savanna Ron Beese Park Rosewood Beach Rotary Park Round Lake Round Lake Area Round Lake Area Chamber of Commerce Round Lake Area Library Round Lake Area Park District Round Lake Area Park District Prairie Grass Nature Museum Round Lake Area Public Lib Round Lake Area Public Library Round Lake Beach Round Lake Beach Cultural & Civic Center Round Lake Park Round Lake Police Department RSVP requested Rule Park Russian language storytime Rustic and Reclaimed Market Rverwoods Ryerson Welcome Center Ryerson Woods s'mores Sachs Recreation Center safety Santa Santa Arrival Santa Claus Santa House Santa Visits Saplings Kids Club Scarecrows scavenger hunt Schlader Center Schlader Recreation Center school age school supply collection school supply raffle Science Science Parent and Science Son Science Tellers SCRATCH Scribblemonster SEDOL sensory events Sensory Friendly Sensory Friendly Movie Sensory Jump Time Sensory Play sensory playtime Sensory Storytime Sensory-Friendly Events sensory-friendly movies Sewing Shabbat Shepherd of the Lakes Shiloh Park Shir Hadash Synagogue shopping Shops at Deerfield Square Shops of Long Grove shredding Shredding Event Sibshops Sign Language sing-a-long Singing Hills Six Flags Great America skate resale skating ski resale Skokie Valley Astronomers sledding Sleigh Rides Slime Small Business Saturday Snakes Snickelfritz Toys snow sculpting soccer social emotional wellness soothing Santa South Barrington Spanish Spanish language movie Spanish language storytime Spanish lanuage program Spanish Program special event special need siblings special needs special needs movie special needs music programs special needs open gym special needs parenting special needs playtime special needs storytime Special Olympics speical needs parenting Sphero sports Spring Break Spring Lake Park St. Bede School St. John St. John School St. Matthew Lutheran Church St. Patrick's Day St. Paul United Church of Christ St. Peter United Church of Christ Star Wars Star Wars Day Starbucks STEAM STEM Stillman Nature Center Stirling Hall Storybook Princesses storytelling Storytime storytimes Storytown Improv Storywalk street dance street market stuffed animal sleepver Stupey Cabin Subway sugar skulls Sukkot Sullivan Community Center Summer Concert summer concert series summer festival Summer Library Club Summer Movie Series summer movies summer reading summer reading kick off Summer Reading Program Sunset Park Sunset Woods Park Super Stolie superhero Superheroes Susanna Farms swimming Switch Takiff Center talent show Taste Buds Kitchen Tech Technology teen teens tennis TesserAct Theatre Ensemble Thanksgiving Thanksgiving crafts The Arboretum of South Barrington The Art Center of Highland Park The Athletico Center The Book Stall The Chocolate Sanctuary The Environmental Action Team The Exceptionals The Exchange Club of Grayslake The Frog Lady The Great Scott The Great Train Show The Harbor's Edge The Lake County Astronomical Society The Latte Cafe & Bakery The Nora Project The Nutcracker The People's Choice Family Fun Center The Sigman Brothers Theatre The Village Presbyterian Church theater theater performance theatre Theatre for Younger Audiences theatre performance Therapeutic Links ticket required Timothy O'Tooles toddler open gym toddler playtime toddler storytime toddlers Tom Chapin TOPS Dog Kennels Tot Open Swim Tot Swim Touch a Truck tours Toys for Tots trackless train tractors train rides Train Run train show Trains Tree Lighting Trek HP Trent James trick or treat Trick or Treating trivia Trolls Trucks Trunk or Treat Trunk or Treating tumbling turtles tween tweens Twice as Nice Mother and Child Twin Creeks Park Ultimate Ninjas Ultimate Ninjas Libertyville Unicorns Union for Reform Judaism University of Illinois Extension Valentine's Day Valentine's Party Valentino Vineyards Valley Model Railroad Club Van Patten Woods VAPLD Vernon Area Public Library District Vernon Hills Vernon Hills Aquatic Center Vernon Hills Farmers Market Vernon Hills French Market Vernon Hills Golf Course Vernon Hills Metra Station Vernon Hills Park District Vernon Hills Police Department Vernon Hills Public Works veterans Veterans Day Veterans Memorial Park Veterans Park video games Viking Park Viking Park Dance Hall Viking Park Singers Village Green Lake Bluff Village Green Lincolnshire Village of Antioch Village of Bannockburn Village of Barrington Village of Beach Park Village of Buffalo Grove Village of Deerfield Village of Fox Lake Village of Glencoe Village of Grayslake Village of Gurnee Village of Hawthorn Woods Village of Lake Villa Village of Lake Zurich Village of Lincolnshire Village of Lindenhurst Village of Long Grove Village of Mundelein Village of Round Lake Village of Round Lake Beach Village of Vernon Hills Village of Volo Village of Wadsworth Village of Wauconda Village of Winthrop Harbor Village Park virtual Virtual Reality virtual storytime virual Volo Volo Auto Museum Volo Bog State Natural Area Volunteering volunteering with children Wadsworth Wadsworth Farmers Market Wadsworth Park Wadsworth Village Hall wagon rides Walking Warren Newport Public Library Warren Township Youth and Family Services water safety Watts Ice Center Watts Park Wauconda Wauconda Area Library Wauconda Chamber of Commerce Wauconda Community Bank Wauconda Community Center Wauconda Grade School Wauconda High School Wauconda Park District Wauconda Police Department Waukegan Waukegan Arts Council Waukegan Arts District Waukegan City Hall Waukegan High School Waukegan Main Street Waukegan Municipal Beach Waukegan Park District Waukegan Police Department Waukegan Public Library Waukegan Public Schools Waukegan Symphony Orchestra Week of the Young Child wellness Wendy & DB WeOrbit West Park Wheeling Wheeling Family Aquatic Center Wheeling High School Wheeling JayCees Wheeling Park District Wheeling Police Department Wii Wildlife Discovery Center Wildwood Wildwood Park District William E. Brook Memorial Entertainment Center Willow Point Park Willow Stream Park Willow Stream Pool Wilmette Wings and Talons Wings Etc Winnetka Winnetka Community House winter break Winter Carnival winter celebration winter crafts Winter festival winter market Winthrop Harbor Winthrop Harbor Community Center Winthrop Harbor Recreation Department Winthrop Harbor VFW Winthrop Harbor Village Park Wintrust Bank Woodlawn Park Working Bike Cooperative Working Together workshop Worldwide Day of Play WWII WXLC Wyman Green X-Factor Trampoline YEA! Highland Park Yoga yoga for families yoga in the park Youth Art Youth Theater youth theatre Yu Kids Island Z Frank Apachi Campus Zion Zion Park District Zion Park District Leisure Center Zion-Benton Public Library Zion-Benton Township High School Zumba
There is so much to do in October, find your perfect Halloween Event in Lake County with our guides:
The Ultimate Guide to Trick-or-Treating in Lake County has all the events, trails, and hours where kids can fill their candy sacks. Continuously updated all season.
Want more than just a trail of treats? Check our the Complete Halloween Events in Lake County guide, a killer list that is broken done by type from not so scary to Tweens and more.
Tweens and Teens enjoy Halloween as well! Find the best events for Tweens and Teens in Lake County.
Halloween Event Reviews
Read about our experiences in previous years at some of the counties biggest events:
– Lindenhurst Haunted Trail and Bonfire from 2012
– Halloween Hikes at Ryerson Woods from 2010
– Trick-or-Treat on Main Street Wauconda from 2016
– Enjoying Six Flags Great America’s Fright Fest with Kids from 2017
– Mundelein Pumpkin Drop from 2015
Don’t leave Fido at home! Pets can have fun too at these Howl-o-ween Events for Pets and their Humans.
– Halloween Candy Buy Back Events
Halloween Activities in Lake County
Get the whole family in the spirit with these Family Halloween Costume Ideas.
Teal Pumpkin Project: Wondering why your neighbor has a blue pumpkin on their porch? Learn what it is and how you can participate. Natalie also has some great ways to Make Halloween Fun for Kids with Food Allergies.
Want to green up your Halloween a bit? We have some ideas and suggestions for Non-Toxic Halloween Costumes and make-up.
Pumpkin Patches in Lake County is a guide to all the patches where you can pick-your-own pumpkins in Lake County and Southeast Wisconsin. Find all our pumpkin patch reviews on our Fall fun in Lake County page.
When the fun is over it’s time to chuck those pumpkins. We know where to Toss, Roll, Launch and Compost Pumpkins.
Cuddle up with a scary story, we have favorite Halloween Books for Kids – perfectly not-to-spooky for preschoolers.
Halloween lends itself to fun recipes, whether you are looking to use up all that pumpkin or just want something fun to serve for dinner we have a few favorites:
– Mummy Dog Recipe
– Pumpkin Cheesecake French Toast Roll-ups
– Pumpkin Muffins
– Green Franken-Muffins
– Chef Brew’s Sweet and Savory Pumpkin Seeds
– Taffy Apple Salad
– Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies
– Pumpkin Sugar cookies
Because mom & dad enjoy Halloween too we share some Halloween Wine Pairings with our favorite wine, Diving Rod, paired with your favorite candies.