Halloween Celebrations In Chicago 2022

The Windy City’s Halloween celebrations are world-renowned, and for good reason. Every year, Chicago goes all out for the spooky holiday, with haunted houses, hayrides, and Halloween parties. The city is also home to some of the best Halloween events in the country, including the Halloween Parade and the Halloween Harvest Festival. 

If you’re looking for a Halloween celebration that’s sure to be a blast, look no further than Chicago. Here are the top Halloween events in the city that you won’t want to miss.

Halloween Events in Chicago

Check out happening halloween events all around Chicago, IL

Ghosts of Chicago: Night Walk of the Damned

Wed Oct 26 2022 at 10:00 am 601 N Clark St USD 5

Improvised Jane Austen

Sun Oct 02 2022 at 02:00 pm Bughouse Theater

Rocktober Halloween Fundraiser For Children of Divorce

Sat Oct 01 2022 at 09:30 pm The Newport Theater USD 12

Rocktober Halloween Fundraiser For Children of Divorce

Sat Oct 01 2022 at 09:30 pm 956 West Newport Avenue,Chicago,60657,US

DRAG Me to HELL: A Drag Show Day Party & Shopping Event!

Sat Oct 01 2022 at 04:00 pm 2846 N Milwaukee Ave Free

Pumpkin Carving on the Patio

Mon Oct 17 2022 at 02:00 pm The SoFo Tap

Raks Inferno: A Halloween Circus Cabaret

Fri Oct 14 2022 at 09:00 pm The Newport Theater USD 29 to 39

Falloween Fest

Sun Oct 16 2022 at 02:00 pm Lakeshore Sport & Fitness Free

Spend the Night: Halloween in Chicago

Fri Oct 21 2022 at 10:00 pm The Lincoln Lodge USD 15 to 20

Costume Cruise: Halloween Bike Ride

Sat Oct 22 2022 at 05:00 pm 640 W Washington Blvd USD 40

Pumpkin Carving at Benchmark

Wed Oct 26 2022 at 06:30 pm Benchmark USD 20

Halloween Weekend Boo Cruise!

Fri Oct 28 2022 at 08:00 pm Summer Of George USD 35 to 65

Level Up Your Halloween Costume

Sat Oct 22 2022 at 10:30 am ReBuilding Exchange USD 100

Wednesday Night Trivia at The Den

Wed Oct 26 2022 at 07:00 pm The Den Theatre Free

Shay De Castro at PRIMARY Nightclub

Fri Oct 21 2022 at 10:00 pm Primary Night Club USD 10 to 100

I|O Godfrey Halloween 2022

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 08:00 pm I|O Godfrey Rooftop Lounge USD 30 to 2,000

CHAOS Halloween Party

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 05:00 pm C.H.A.O.S. Brew Club

South Loop Halloween Crawl

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 12:00 pm South Loop USD 20 to 40

South Loop PUB CRAWL

Sun Oct 30 2022 at 02:00 pm Bar Louie USD 10 to 15

Haunted Halloween at the Museum

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 03:00 pm The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago USD 0 to 5

On Tour's Gates of Hell-oween Bash

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 06:00 pm On Tour Brewing Company Free

An OnCenter Happy Hour

Thu Oct 27 2022 at 05:15 pm TBD in Chicago Free

SOCA IN THE CITY: fea. Marzville

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 09:00 pm BASSLINE || 2239 - CHICAGO USD 23 to 400

Arts in the Dark Halloween Parade

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 06:00 pm State Street (Chicago)

MINUS WHALE HAVE A HALLOWEEN PARTY

Fri Oct 28 2022 at 10:00 pm The Promontory USD 3 to 150

Paul W. Thompson: "Ghosts of Love"

Fri Oct 28 2022 at 08:00 pm Davenport's Piano Bar and Cabaret USD 15

Halloweeen Party & Costume Contest

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 09:00 pm Replay Lincoln Park

Chicago Pumpkin Carving in the Park

Thu Oct 27 2022 at 06:00 pm 1939 W Waveland Ave, Chicago, IL 60613-3527, United States

Halloween Party at Howl at the Moon Chicago

Fri Oct 28 2022 at 06:00 pm Howl at the Moon Chicago Free

Haunted Chicago, Halloween '22 Scavenger Hunt Game

Mon Oct 24 2022 at 05:00 pm Chicago History Museum

Shakin' It Show Burlesque Cabaret with Aunt Nance: Halloween Edition!

Sun Oct 09 2022 at 07:00 pm The Newport Theater USD 20

FREAKS '22: 4th Annual Halloween Party

Sun Oct 30 2022 at 10:00 pm The Promontory USD 15 to 150

WhirlyBall Family Halloween Costume Party - Chicago

Sat Oct 22 2022 at 10:00 am WhirlyBall USD 20 to 30

We Three Queens Tres Belle Soprano

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 08:00 pm Davenport's Piano Bar and Cabaret USD 20

Boos & Booze Halloween Bar Crawl | River North

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 02:00 pm Headquarters Beercade USD 10

Afro Fusion Halloween Party

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 10:00 pm The Promontory USD 10

The 5th Annual Halloween Bar Crawl - Chicago

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 04:00 pm Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery (1 W Grand Ave, Chicago)

Austoberfest

Thu Oct 27 2022 at 05:00 pm Columbus Park Refectory Free

Origami Fold and Sip (October): Halloween Night!

Thu Oct 27 2022 at 06:00 pm Konbini and Kanpai Free

THE HALLOWS

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 08:00 pm Aon Grand Ballroom USD 40 to 55

Halloween Standup Comedy at Laugh Factory Chicago!

Mon Oct 31 2022 at 08:00 pm Laugh Factory Chicago USD 30

Halloween DAY Crawl in River North - Chicago

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 11:00 am River North's BEST Bars TBA USD 10 to 20

Halloween Family Day with the Chicago Public Library

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 09:00 am Jane Addams Hull-House Museum Free

Blood-lesque: A Halloween, Theatrical Burlesque Experience

Thu Oct 20 2022 at 07:30 pm PrideArts Center Free

EMP HALLOWEEN BASH - Chicago

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 07:00 pm 11 West 26th Street,Chicago,60616,US USD 25 to 75

Illumination 2022 - Halloween Party

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 09:00 pm Vertiport Chicago Heliport USD 100 to 1,500

Halloween Snapshots 10/29

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 09:00 am TK Photography Studio USD 25 to 100

Bubbles 900 Shops Halloween Snapshots 10/28

Fri Oct 28 2022 at 03:00 pm Bubbles 900 Shops USD 30 to 100

Halloween Costume Contest & Dance Party

Fri Oct 28 2022 at 07:00 pm Matilda Free

Hocus Pocus Screening: Haunted Halloween at the Museum

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 08:00 pm The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago USD 0 to 5

SPOOKY LOVE! Couples Candle Making Class - Halloween Edition

Fri Oct 28 2022 at 09:00 pm 3414 W Foster Ave USD 130

2nd Annual Monster Ball Chicago’s Biggest Halloween Party!

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 09:00 pm Hard Rock Cafe USD 0 to 50

A Massive Halloween House Music Party! $1000 Costume Contest.

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 09:00 pm Le Nocturne Chicago USD 10 to 510

Wrigleyville Halloween Crawl - Chicago's BIGGEST Halloween Party

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 06:00 pm Chicago, Illinois USD 10 to 20

Fall Fest: Halloween Costume Contest, Pumpkin Decorating, and More!

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 02:00 pm St. Pauls United Church of Christ Free

Titanic Masquerade Chicago Halloween Yacht Party

Fri Oct 28 2022 at 11:00 pm Spirit of Chicago Yacht USD 25 to 69

Chicago Halloween - The Black Pearl Yacht Party

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 11:00 pm Spirit of Chicago Yacht USD 32 to 69

2022 Halloween Adults Night at the Trampoline Park - 21+ Night at Altitude

Thu Oct 20 2022 at 07:30 pm Altitude Chicago Trampoline Park USD 40

Théâtre des Vampires: Vampire-Themed Evening of Burlesque, Drag + Sideshow

Fri Oct 21 2022 at 09:30 pm The Newport Theater USD 15 to 80

Urban Rivers Presents: Wild Mile Spooky End of Season Trick-or-Treat Party

Sun Oct 23 2022 at 12:00 pm Wild Mile Chicago Free

Halloween at Old Crow Wrigleyville - $10 Tix Include Dinner & 2 Drink Tix

Mon Oct 31 2022 at 07:00 pm Old Crow Smokehouse - Wrigleyville USD 10 to 20

Halloween Cruises on Anita Dee One - Cruising Lake Michigan & Chicago River

Fri Oct 28 2022 at 08:00 pm Anita Dee ONE Boarding at Dusable Harbor (See map and directions at bottom of page for exact location) USD 25 to 40

Salsa Friday Halloween Party @ Michella’s -$450 Costume Contest!

Fri Oct 28 2022 at 07:00 pm Michella Terrace Banquet Rooms USD 5

Wrigleyville Halloween Crawl - Chicago's BIGGEST Halloween Party

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 07:00 pm Wrigleyville's Best Bars TBA USD 10 to 20

Trick or Drink: Chicago Halloween Bar Crawl (3 Days)

Fri Oct 28 2022 at 06:00 pm Chicago Venue TBA USD 10 to 30

Haunted Hotel Halloween Ball 2022 at Congress Plaza Hotel

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 09:00 pm Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago USD 20 to 1,100

Ivy+ Alumni Chicago Halloween / Oktoberfest Costume Party - In Person!

Thu Oct 27 2022 at 06:00 pm Moe's Cantina River North Free

"The Haunting of Hull-House" Night Tours

Fri Oct 07 2022 at 06:30 pm Jane Addams Hull-House Museum USD 8 to 10

Fall Fest 2022

Fri Sep 30 2022 at 10:00 am Lincoln Park Zoo USD 0 to 69

First Academy Fall Festival

Sat Oct 01 2022 at 10:00 am 2459 W Peterson Ave USD 20

Halloween Costume Party

Sat Oct 01 2022 at 09:00 pm 7124 N Clark St Free

Haunted Rhythms 2022 featuring I Ya Toyah

Sat Oct 01 2022 at 06:30 pm 1708 W 21st St USD 20 to 40

Fall Fest 2022

Fri Sep 30 2022 at 10:00 am 2234 North Cannon Drive,Chicago,60614,US Free

Death Toll: A Halloween Drinking Game Performance

Fri Oct 07 2022 at 07:30 pm Cornservatory USD 0 to 15

Sinners & Saints SkyLine Yacht Cruise

Sat Oct 08 2022 at 05:45 pm Anita Dee Yacht Charters USD 40 to 500

Musical Halloween Storytime

Sat Oct 15 2022 at 10:00 am Child's Voice Free

Spooky and Gay: a queer horror variety show

Sun Oct 16 2022 at 06:00 pm Dorothy USD 10

Lakeview Halloween Pup Crawl 2022

Sat Oct 22 2022 at 10:00 am Drew's on Halsted USD 10

Chicago AF Halloween Costume Party

Fri Oct 21 2022 at 07:00 pm 2810 W Addison St USD 75

One Big Funny Halloween Party

Fri Oct 28 2022 at 09:00 pm Visions Odeum & Events USD 10 to 50

Gaylleria: A Halloween Drag Show

Thu Oct 27 2022 at 07:00 pm 2113 W Armitage Ave USD 20

CAA's ANNUAL HALLOWEEN FUNDRAISER

Sat Oct 22 2022 at 07:00 pm Trader Todd's

A GOOFAZZ HALLOWEEN COMEDY SHOW

Thu Oct 27 2022 at 09:00 pm 3175 N Broadway USD 15 to 20

Earls Lincoln Park: HALLOWEEN PARTY

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 09:00 pm Earls Kitchen + Bar Free

Lincoln Avenue & Roscoe Street Beer Stroll

Sat Oct 22 2022 at 03:00 pm Lincoln Avenue x Roscoe Street Beer Stroll USD 25 to 40

Dia de los Muertos Halloween Party

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 06:00 pm Time Out Market Chicago Free

Trick or Treat Trail

Sun Oct 30 2022 at 04:00 pm 1323 S State St, Chicago, IL 60605-2502, United States

Fright Night 3

Thu Oct 20 2022 at 09:00 pm HVAC PUB USD 12 to 25

41st Annual Halloween Tavern Tour

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 12:30 pm The Hangge-Uppe

Spooky Starry Night - Paint and Sip by Classpop!™

Thu Oct 20 2022 at 07:30 pm Pinot's Palette - Logan Square USD 39

LODGE 6 YEAR ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 08:00 pm THE LODGE USD 20

The River North Halloween Bar Crawl

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 05:00 pm TBA USD 15 to 25

Halloween Cruise ,Chicago Summer Cruises

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 04:30 pm 900 S Wells St USD 35 to 45

Halloween Bash 2022

Fri Oct 28 2022 at 07:00 pm AceBounce USD 50

Shadow Carriers: Tales from the Grimoire

Wed Oct 26 2022 at 07:00 pm Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro USD 15

Halloween Cooking, Costume & Karaoke Party!

Sat Oct 29 2022 at 07:00 pm Get in the Kitchen USD 69

Halloween Party with Sideshow Gelato!

Sun Oct 30 2022 at 01:00 pm The Insect Asylum USD 15 to 25