Play for a spell this Halloween at the Schaumburg Park District’s two frightastic events sure to spook your spirits.
Free candy in the Valley
Halloween tricks and tasty treats will be available from 3-6 p.m., Oct. 31, at Spring Valley Nature Center, 1111 E. Schaumburg Road, and Heritage Farm, 201 S. Plum Grove Road.
“Everyone deserves a fun and safe place to trick-or-treat,” said Mary Rice, education coordinator at Spring Valley. “Trick-or-treaters will go from building to building knocking on doors and collecting sweets.”
Visitors are encouraged to get into the Halloween spirit by wearing their costumes.
This event is free and pre-registration is not required. Shuttle wagon rides will be provided to go between the Nature Center and Heritage Farm.
For more information, call (847) 985-2102 or visit www.parkfun.com.
Let the ‘ghoul’ times roll at Halloween Boonanza
Come as you aren’t during Halloween Boonanza, presented by Schaumburg Bank & Trust, a Wintrust Community Bank.
Featuring a costume contest, games, inflatables, trick-or-treating, haunted train ride, prizes and entertainment, the fun is set for 6-9 p.m., Oct. 31, at the Community Recreation Center, 505 N. Springinsguth Road and Safety Park, 421 N. Springinsguth Road.
Concessions will be available for purchase.
“It’s another great alternative for families on Halloween,” said Kathleen Benson, Bock Neighborhood Center manager and general program supervisor. “You may come in costume and have a wonderful time getting candy, making crafts and watching performers.
Pre-registration is $10 per child ages 2 to 14 and $12 the day of the event. Admission is free to parents and children under 2.
For more information call (847) 490-7015 or visit www.parkfun.com.