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2013 Trick or Treat and Halloween Events on the Northwest Line


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Harvard – October 31st 5:00 – 8:00 PM

McHenry – October 31st 4:00 – 7:00 PM

Woodstock – October 31st 4:00 – 7:00 PM

Plus: Also on the 31st Halloween on the Square –4:00 – 5:00 PM , With the annual costume contest at 4pm at the gazebo followed by trick or treating around the Square until 5pm. Prizes will be awarded for the Scariest , funniest and most original costumes in four age categories. All free to the public.

Crystal Lake – October 31st 3:00 – 7:00

Plus: Monday Oct. 31stHalloween Handout -from 3pm-5pm. A favorite among young children! Participating merchants throughout Downtown Crystal Lake open their doors to invite costumed children 12 and under to receive a treat.

Cary – October 31st 4:00 – 7:00

Plus: Saturday, October 26 from 11 a.m. to 12 noon. The Cary Grove Chamber is hosting Cary’s annual Downtown Halloween Walk/Parade. Children will line up on Jandus Road and trick-or-treat at participating downtown businesses down Jandus and W. Main Street.

W. Main Street will be closed during the event and traffic will be detoured around downtown. The Halloween Walk has attracted 300 to 500 area children for the festive parade.

Fox River Grove – October 31st 3:30 – 7:30 PM

Plus: Saturday, October 26 from 1 – 3 p.m. The Fox River Grove Halloween Walk/paradewill be held in the Stone Hill  & Foxmoor Crossings Shopping Centers.  Line up will begin at Leader ACE Hardware and continue through the shopping center.

Parade routes and more information is available on the Chamber website at Both walks are free.

Barrington – October 31st 3:00 – 7:00 PM

Palatine – October 31st 3:00 – 7:00 PM

Arlington Heights – October 31st 3:00 – 7:00 PM  visit only homes with outdoor lights on.

Plus the Arlington Heights Park District will host its annual “Trunk or Treat, Friday, October 25th, at the Village of Arlington Heights Public Works Building, 222 N. Ridge Avenue

Activities will be inside including the trick or treat line, games, jump inflatables, Mad Science demonstration, an arts and craft project and refreshments.  Pre-registration $5, $10 at the door. Trick or Treat from car to car INSIDE the Public Works building. Businesses and organizations will decorate their vehicles and provide “Halloween Handouts.” Come in costume; we’ll provide the treat bags. (Parents must accompany their children during the event.)

Mount Prospect – October 31st 3:00 – 8:00pm

Des Plaines – October 31st No set hours – Police suggest that children be in by dusk

Park Ridge – October 31st 3:00 – 8:00PM

Edison Park/Chicago through the rest of the line – October 31st, Chicago has no set hours for Trick or Treating

Norwood Park- Trick or Treat on Northwest Highway and Higgins – October 31st, 3PM:

Visit all of the businesses that have the Norwood Trick Or Treat Poster in their window.

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