Halloween Parade, Trick or Treating & Other Fall Fun

A Halloween Costume Parade for children will be held on Saturday, October 27th. Line-up begins at 1:00 behind Chase Bank (119th & New York). The parade begins at 1:30 and will conclude at the Whiting Community Center. A magic show will immediately follow the parade. Trick or Treating will be held in Whiting from 5 to 7 p.m. on Halloween night (Wednesday, October 31st). Dark in the Park, sponsored by the FOP, transforms the Whiting Park Pavilion into a haunted house of horror. Runs October 26, 27, 28 & 31. Oktoberfest will be held on Saturday, October 20th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. A day of food, fun, shopping and activities will include hayrides, pony rides, pumpkin painting, a signing by Cherished Teddies Artist Glenn Hillman, merchant sales, local non-profit booths and more. Join us in celebrating the fall season on 119th! For additional information on these events, please contact Brian Lowry, Director of Community Development, at 659-7704, x.246.