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OCTOBER 20, 2018

Join us on Saturday, October 20 for the Arts in the Dark Halloween Parade of Artists sponsored by the Chicago Loop Alliance! Be sure to join the event on Facebook, click here.

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Arts in the Dark After Parties

Millennium Park Cloud Gate (aka "The Bean"), hosted by DCASE

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Following the Arts in the Dark Halloween Parade, visit Millennium Park for an immersive Halloween experience with live DJs, sideshow characters, stilt walkers and performance artists, a kids station, fortune tellers and magicians, video projections and more!

Maggie Daley Park hosted by the Chicago Park District

8:00 PM – 10:00 PM Join us immediately after the parade for trick or treating (until the candy runs out!), a showing of the movie Beetlejuice, Mini Golf, spooky games, prizes and more at the climbing wall and Skating Ribbon!

Skating Ribbon and Climbing Wall will be offering a discounted package for $20 per person.

Mini Golf will also be open and available at $11 per person.

Arts in the Dark is Sponsored by

In partnership with


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Special thanks to Alan Hughes, Creative Director and Mark M, Technical Director of Next/Now for the creative lighting of the 35 North State Street. Don't miss seeing their work during the Arts in the Dark Halloween Parade!