Halloween is a great time to explore our neighborhood, with lots of activities for kids and families, and adults! See below for a list of event happenings.
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Saturday, October 26
Andersonville Halloween Parade | Saturday, October 26 at 10AM: The 48th Ward and ETNA Block Club (Edgewater Triangle Neighbor Association) will team up this year for the annual Halloween Parade! This year’s event will take a costumed stroll from Peirce Elementary School to Gethsemane Garden Center on Saturday, October 27. Meet at the playground at Peirce (1423 W Bryn Mawr) beginning at 10AM. The parade steps off at 11AM!
Annual Children’s Fall Festival | Saturday, October 26 from 10AM-4PM: Join the folks at Gethsemane Garden Center for the annual Children’s Fall Festival! For the spookiest time, attend the event in your favorite Halloween Costume.
Trick or Treating along Clark Street & Costume Contest | Saturday, October 26 from 12-3PM: Get your costumes ready for Trick-or-Treating in the Andersonville business district! AlleyCat Comics will once again be hosting this sweet event by offering a costume contest with celebrity judges Alderman Andre Vasquez and Bambi Banks. Check in for the contest begins at 11:30AM and lasts throughout the day with a winner selected at 3:30PM.
We are looking for Crossing Guards to help our costumed kiddos cross the street for trick or treating from 12-3PM. Click here to sign-up and let us know your favorite candy!
Gus Giordano Dance School | Saturday, October 26 from 3-3:45PM:
Thriller Flash Mob Returns! Keep an eye out for “Zombie Dancers” from Gus Giordano Dance School! The dancers will be performing THRILLER & MONSTER MASH at Clark and Farragut at 3PM. You won’t want to miss their amazing performance.