October 28 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Little ghosts and goblins will be delighted with this year’s Boo-palooza Halloween Celebration in Downtown Wheaton. On Saturday, October 28th starting at 10am and continuing through 1pm, children are invited to trick or treat store to store and participate in other activities planned for the day:
Location: Martin Memorial Plaza at Front and Main Street
10:00am- Halloween costume contest (all ages)/prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. All participants receive special treats
10:30am- Moves Dance Studio ( of Wheaton) features a ‘Thriller’ inspired dance routine by students
10:30am- 1pm- Hayrides along Front Street- free for all
Also check out the giant, hand carved pumpkin provided by Wheaton Mulch and carved by Wheaton resident and artist Joe Adkins. This year’s pumpkin will be on display at Martin Memorial Plaza throughout the day. Last year’s pumpkin weighed in at over 200 pounds!
Also, within the Wheaton community, kids are invited to participate in the Trunk or Treat event at Gary United Methodist Church ( in the parking lot by North Hale and Seminary Street) from 10am to 12pm. Children can also vote on the best trunk décor!