Celebrate your Halloween in Chicago with one of these great events or our Chicago Halloween cruises this year. From family-friendly events to exclusive adult only events, we have exactly where you should start your Chicago Halloween celebration this year. Check out these great Chicago Halloween events for 2017 and start planning your celebration today!
2017 Chicago Halloween Events and Cruises
The Nightmare at Navy Pier Presents: The Haunted Halloween Ball
Our exclusive Annual Haunted Halloween Ball is the perfect Chicago Halloween celebration for adults! This Halloween event has been pleasing Chicago for two years now and this year it’s your turn to experience the fun. Make your way to the Grand Ballroom on the Navy Pier this Halloween weekend and party inside this massive 18,000 square foot venue. Party with your friends to sounds of Chicago’s DJ Metro and enjoy your favorite hits blasting all night. Enjoy panoramic views of the lakefront from the windows inside and enjoy drinks from the fully stocked cash bars throughout the venue. Party with us past midnight this year and start off your Halloween celebration the right way! With early bird tickets currently starting at $15, be sure to grab yours today!
Halloween at Navy Pier
Our Navy Pier Halloween celebration isn’t the only thing going down at the pier. Halloween at the Navy Pier will be a 6-day Halloween celebration. Halloween fireworks are scheduled for October 29th at 9:30 p.m. and that’s just one day of the festivities. A Hotel Transylvania movie screening will take place on October 22nd with trick-or-treating along the pier taking place on October 23rd. Check out the Navy Pier website for more details on their Halloween events.
The Northalsted Halloween Parade
The annual Northalsted Halloween Parade is the perfect event for Halloween. Crowds line the streets of Boystown to check out the amazing costumes for the evening parade with this year’s theme being Scream, Queen! The family-friendly daytime portion has its own parade and festival for kids and pets. Both of these events take place on October 31st.
Spooky Zoo Spectacular
The Lincoln Park Zoo’s Spooky Zoo Spectacular is a free, fun, and safe event for families to participate in. Enjoy day of toddler activities, trick-or-treating, and arts & crafts from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. on October 29th. This year will be the 30th anniversary of this event and promises more Halloween-inspired activities. Returning favorites will be the Haunted House at the Kovler Sea Pool and Fall fest rides for the kids to enjoy.
The Haunted Halloween Party Cruise aboard the Spirit of Chicago Yacht
This year, we have two Chicago Halloween cruises taking place aboard the Spirit of Chicago yacht so you can enjoy an unforgettable night out with your friends. This 21+ cruise will be setting sail over Halloween weekend and you won’t want to miss it. This Chicago Halloween cruise will treat you to amazing views of the Chicago skyline as you sail and party with your favorite hits blasting. Enjoy the sounds of a live DJ on board mixing and spinning nothing but this year’s top songs. Keep the drinks pouring with our fully stocked cash bars and party on the seas this year to start off your Chicago Halloween celebration. Tickets start at $25 so be sure to pick out a costume, bring a couple friends, and book your tickets today!
The 3rd Annual Midnight Haunted Ghost Ship aboard the Spirit of Chicago Yacht
The Spirit of Chicago will be setting sail yet again for a midnight party cruise that you’ll definitely enjoy. This Chicago Halloween cruise will set sail into midnight as you party into the early morning hours. A live DJ on board will keep the music blasting as you dance the night away with a drink in hand. Combine this with breathtaking night views of the Chicago skyline, how else would you like to start your Halloween celebration in Chicago this year? Invite your friends and get on board because this Chicago Halloween cruise will give you something to talk about before Halloween even begins! Tickets start at $30 so be sure to book yours today.