Pre-Halloween in Boystown
This week’s pre-Halloween fun includes an awesome trick or treat walk for dogs, Hallowig at Sidetrack benefiting transgender youth, comedy showcase at Playground Theater, Hocus Pocus Trivia at D.S. Tequila Co, Sharon Needles at Roscoe’s, Tailgate Sunday at Replay, The Birds Halloween festivities at Lark, Brynn Marie live at The Twisted Vine.
Also, don’t forget to register for the Haunted Halsted Halloween Parade & Frock Fest by Circuit Mom with over $4,000 in cash/prizes, featuring the GoodBus as seen at Burning Man with rooftop stage and 10,000 watt sound system, Full Moon Jam fire performers, Lakeside Pride Marching Band and more!
Lakeview Halloween Pup Crawl
Join us Saturday Oct 20, 10am-12pm for the Lakeview Halloween Pup Crawl hosted by Miss Foozie presented by A Dog’s Best Friend and Northalsted.
It’s a fun pre-Halloween dog party and neighborhood walk with prize raffle, gift bag, treats and After Party at Lark, 12-3pm, featuring Alaskan Brewing Co. Oktoberfest sampling. Dog costumes optional but encouraged!
$5 registration per dog includes raffle entry and goodie bag/treats.
Participating locations: The Leigh Gallery – FFC Boystown – Chicago Male Salon – Ricci Kapricci – Double Trip Press – Trickery Chicago – Men’s Room Chicago – Universal Wellness Source – Sapphire Nail Salon – Little Jim’s on Halsted St
Thanks to vendor participants: Countryside Bank – TheK9PT – Canine Rehabilitation & Wellness – Starbucks – Children’s Learning Place – Drew’s on Halsted – Live Like Roo Foundation
MORE INFO: LakeviewPupCrawl.com
Haunted Halsted Halloween Parade and Frock Fest by Circuit Mom
Advance registration now open!
The 22nd Annual Haunted Halsted Halloween Parade & Frock Fest: Awards and AfterLife Party by Circuit MOM Productions is Wednesday October 31, 7:30pm with $4,000 in cash & prizes and full of spooky spectacle. Brought to you MB Financial Bank, MB Means Business.
The Parade will feature the always spectacular Chicago Thriller dancers, Lakeside Pride Marching Band, Chicago Full Moon Jam Fire Performers, Chicago Spirit Brigade and more!
The GoodBus, seen at Burning Man, with laser projection, rooftop stage and a 10,000 watt sound system will carry our Mistress of Ceremonies (and DJ) Circuit MOM and our Drag Queen & King Judges Trannika Rex, Lucy Stoole, Dixie Lynn Cartwright, and Tenderoni!
The free Costume Contest has four categories: Theme, Group, Drag & Scary. Each category will have a $500 Cash Prize awarded by the Judges AND a $500 Gift Card winner voted on by Instagram hashtag!
More details at HauntedHalsted.com
Sponsored by Green Mountain Energy, NRG Energy, ZYN Nicotene Pouches, Grab Magazine, ChicagoPride.com
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Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
The Playground Theater
Men’s Room Chicago
The Twisted Vine
The North End
D.S. Tequila Co.
Lucky Horseshoe Lounge
Howard Brown Health
The Leigh Gallery
David Jay Collins
Pride Arts Center
The Chicago Diner
Drew’s On Halsted
Panino’s Pizzeria Lakeview
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