"Halloween in Chicago" Top 5 Page for this destination Chicago Favorite Tip by Dabs

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Favorite thing: Halloween seems to be the 2nd most celebrated and decorated holiday in Chicago behind Christmas, the Halloween decorations go up in early October and there are many frightening activites for ghouls and goblins both young and old. Here are a few of the local happenings to check out during the month of October:

1)Chicagoween-go check out the fun at Daley Plaza, the fountain is dyed orange, there's a spooky village and there are daily performances by Midnight Circus

2) Navy Fear at Navy Pier

3) Boo at the Zoo-Brookfield Zoo

4) Haunted el rides

5) Haunted Sanitarium-Theater on the Lake

6) Spooky Seas-Shedd Aquarium

7) State Street Halloween Happening-parade, trick or treating, costume contests, etc.

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  • Updated Oct 2, 2012
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