Halloween comes but once a year, and it's the perfect opportunity to be someone (or something) else, for a change. Then there's the free candy, of course. Ozaukee has all kinds of fun Halloween happenings for all ages — here's the lineup!
Scary Bloody Mary Walk Saturday, October 23rd from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Enjoy Bloody Marys while supporting the Cedarburg Friends of Parks & Recreation! Five sponsor bars compete for the title of Best Bloody Mary 2021, while participants compete for Best Costume. Participants vote for Best Bloody and Best Costume to determine the winners.
Gothic History Tours October 22, 23 and 29 The Gothic History Tour proudly brings you those Fabulous Frightening Fifties! This 90-minute walking tour is volunteer-led and benefits the non-profit Cedarburg Cultural Center.
Fall Festival & Trunk-or-Treat Saturday, October 23rd from 2-4 p.m. at First Immanuel in Cedarburg. Free and open to the community, join in family fun of games, trunk-or-treat, get a pumpkin, a costume parade, a magician, and other activities!
Harry Potter Film Festival October 29-November 11 The Rivoli Theatre will feature multiple showings of all eight original movies in the Harry Potter film franchise. Watch for additional ways local businesses are turning downtown Cedarburg into a mini Hogsmeade Village with costume contests, selfie stops, food & drink specials, Potter-themed window decor, and more!
Pumpkin Walk Sunday, October 31st from 5-9 p.m. The Pumpkin walk is truly Halloween fun for the whole family. Jack-o-lanterns line Washington Ave., and many of the main street businesses offer treats and specials for those who wander through.
Traditions on the Green Halloween Costume Contest & Live Music Sunday, October 31st from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Join Gathering on the Green for some Halloween fun at the Mequon Public Market!
Fall into Grafton Friday & Saturday, October 8th & 9th This two-day event starts with a beer garden and live music on Friday night in the Paramount Plaza Stage. Bring your decorated jack-o-lanterns to light up the Paramount Plaza and enter in the Pumpkin Decorating Contest! Then, come back on Saturday for the second year of Puttin' Around Downtown Grafton, a kids zone with a petting zoo, pony rides, bounce houses, face painting and more! Don't forget to decorate and prepare a pumpkin to enter in the Bank Five Nine Pumpkin Derby!
The Haunt at The Village This year, The Haunt moves from the Fairgrounds to Pioneer Village. Fridays and Saturdays, October 15-30, this fundraiser for the 4-H is still the place to go if you're looking for a scary Halloween experience!
Saukville Scare 5K Run/Walk Saturday, October 16th at Grady Park in Saukville, this family-friendly Halloween-themed event benefits the Saukville Elementary School free breakfast program.
Trails & Treats Friday and Saturday, October 22nd and 23rd from 4:30-6:30 or 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Riveredge A non-spooky night of fall family fun as you hike a mile loop of our trails and visit education stations featuring some costumed woodland creatures along the way! While there, these new friends will entertain and educate you about their habits and habitats, and give you some candy-free treats while they're at it!
Fall Street Festival Saturday, October 9th from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. The rescheduled annual Community Street Festival meets the Harvest Market! Live music, Farmers Market and so much more!
Fall Fest at Java Dock Saturday, October 9th from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. On top of all of our great menu items, we will be selling hot cider, fall-themed coffee drinks, and adult beverages to enjoy while you paint pumpkins, decorate cookies, and listen to some awesome live tunes.
Doggy Costume Parade & Contest Thursday, October 21st from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Who doesn't love a parade of dogs? Especially dogs dressed in costumes! The parade starts at 5:30 at the Heart of the Harbor and the contest will take place there after. No need to register your dog. Just come on down with a well-dressed pup to enter!
Huntin' for Pumpkins Friday, October 22, 5-7 p.m. Kids will get a chance to hunt for the perfect pumpkin in Upper Lake Park and one lucky child who finds the great golden pumpkin will receive a special treat! There will also be a spooky maze, photos from VIP, hot cider, a spooky story walk present by W.J. Niederkorn Library, and more! Pre-Registration is required.
Teen Halloween Saturday, October 23rd from 5-9 p.m. at the Rec Center. Join in for a night filled with spooky fun! There will be games, dancing, concessions, and more. Costumes are encouraged and the best dressed will win a prize! Free to attend for ages 13-17.
Port Washington Ghost Walk Fridays and Saturdays, October 22 & 23 and 29 & 30 Celebrate your Halloween Season in a most unique fashion and join in for the popular Port Washington Ghost Walk plus an actual Ghost Hunt! This popular event sells out fast!
Downtown Trick-or-Treating in Port Saturday, October 30th from 1-3 p.m.. Wear your best costume and visit businesses downtown!
Boo at Buehler Farms Saturday, October 30th from 8-11:30 p.m. Join Buechler Farms for an Adults Only Costume Party, featuring Live Music by Fire On High, prize for the best costume, a photo booth, snacks, 50/50 Raffle and more!
Trick-or-Treating in Oz