Berwyn takes Halloween to the next level
Berwyn will host Halloween events for every pleasure!
Cigars and Stripes
6715 W. Ogden Avenue
Friday, 10/28, 9 pm
Mark the Knife, the world’s most dangerous comic. Watch in terror as he balances a running lawn mower on his face!
Saturday, 10/29, 9 pm
Costume contest hosted by Count Midnight. Fantastic food, beer and prizes. Guaranteed appearances by Happy the Human Pincushion, Iron Balls McCarther and many more.
Sunday, 10/30, 1 pm
Hops and Halloween Hounds sponsored by The Urban Mutt. Dress up your pooch for a howling good time under the tent. Food and beer for you and your dog! Costume contest, live music, prizes and a magic show by Thomas Medina for kids and adults alike.
Monday, 10/31, 7 pm
Jump on the Haunted Bus Tour with your host and guide, Iron Balls McCarther. Take a tour of Chicagoland’s top haunted sites. Purchase tickets in advance as the bus fills up fast!
2947 S. Oak Park Avenue
Enjoy family fun and ghoulish games at Halloween Happenings on Friday, 10/28, 6-8:30 pm. New treats this year include carnival games, bounce house, haunted house, bake sale and more. Come in costume and have a spooktacular good time!
Zombie Walk & Pub Crawl
Dress in your un-dead best and head to Roosevelt Road for the second annual Zombie Walk and Pub Crawl on Saturday, 10/29 from 4:30-8:30 pm. Shuffling down Roosevelt to the sounds of moaning and growling in true zombie-style is encouraged as walkers “enjoy” the 12th Street Rag, Commodore Berry VFW Post, Friendly Tap and FitzGerald’s during the pub crawl. FitzGerald’s will host the catered after party which includes treats from Paisan’s Pizza, Bodhi Thai, Autre Monde Cafe & Spirits & Turano Baking. Cost is $15 which includes makeup (if needed) and the pub crawl. Proceeds to benefit 16th Street Theater.
Ghosts of Rock Stars Past Halloween Party
6615 W. Roosevelt Road
The 7th Annual Ghosts of Rock Stars Past coincides with the Zombie Walk and Pub Crawl on Saturday, 10/29 at 6:30. The party kicks off with two bands, David & the Happenings and Purple Hank. Audience participation in the form of lip sync performances is encouraged. Cost is $5.