The Dancing Diva, LIPS Chicago
Host & Producer, Chicago Today, NBC5
(previously announced Catfight is not performing at the Awards Show)
Parade, Costume Contest
$6,000 in Prizes & Awards Show
Join us for Chicago’s 24th annual Haunted Halsted Halloween Parade & Costume Contest plus Awards & After Party, October 31, 6:00pm. Free to watch or participate, all ages. Parade Route 3300-3700 N. Halsted St. Register in advance or at the event.
$500 First Place, $250 Runner Up
in each of 6 Categories
Scary – Drag – Creative – Youth
Cosplay – Group <6
Large Group 6+ $1,000 first place, $500 runner up
ADVANCE REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!
Date: Sunday, October 31 Halloween Night
Spectator Admission: Free, all ages
Contest Participation: Free, all ages
Registration & Parade Starts at: Halsted & Aldine
Parade Ends at: 3700 N. Halsted
Awards Show & After Party at: Waveland & Broadway
Weather: The parade will go on, despite rain or snow
Pets: Pets are welcome to march in or watch the parade (owner assumes responsibility for safety)
MEDIA: Please contact [email protected] regarding media access during the Parade.
An esteemed panel of judges will select winners!
Northalsted Business Alliance is the chamber of commerce working to enhance the economic vitality and quality of life in our district through programming, services, and events that celebrate our LGBTQ+ history, promote tourism and foster a welcoming, safe community for all.