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 22nd from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Enjoy Bloody Marys while supporting the Cedarburg Friends of Parks & Recreation! Twelve sponsor bars compete for the title of Best Bloody Mary 2022, while participants compete for Best Costume. Participants vote for Best Bloody and Best Costume to determine the winners.
Gothic History Tours October 21, 22 and 28 The Gothic History Tour returns for their 18th year with the Care and Feeding of Ghosts and Ghouls! This 90-minute walking tour is volunteer-led and benefits the non-profit Cedarburg Cultural Center.
The Haunt celebrates its 15th year of scaring people silly! Head to the fairgrounds Friday and Saturday nights between October 14th and the 29th to experience the horror, if you dare!
Pumpkin Walk Monday, 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.
Nightmare on Elm Street Thursday, October 27, 5-8 p.m. Food Trucks in the Park meets Dead Man's Carnival! A fun, free event for the whole family!
Business Trick-or-Treat Thursday, October 27, 4-6 p.m. In conjunction with Nightmare on Elm Street, many downtown Thiensville businesses will participate in a Trick-or-Treat!
Pumpkin Carving & Spooky Cave Tour Saturday, October 22, 11-4 at Foxtown Brewing Enjoy Halloween movies, drink and snack specials for adults and kids, and more!
Habitat Haunting at the Mequon Nature Preserve Saturday, October 29, noon-2. Come dressed in your costume and hike the Streich Family Wetlands trail system! Stop at different stations along the way and receive candy and other goodies. Play some yard games and run around Marty's Playspace when you are all done! Leashed dogs are welcome (have them dress up too!).
Fall into Grafton Friday & Saturday, October 14th & 15th 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!
Saukville Scare 5K Run/Walk Saturday, October 15th 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 21st and 22nd 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!
Harvest Moon Dance Saturday, October 22nd from 6-11 p.m. at the Saukville Legion is a great way for adults to celebrate Halloween for a good cause. Live music, food and prizes for the best costume!
Doggy Costume Parade & Contest Thursday, October 20st from 5-7 p.m. Who doesn't love a parade of dogs? Especially dogs dressed in costumes! The parade starts at 5 at the Heart of the Harbor and the contest will take place thereafter. No need to register your dog. Just come on down with a well-dressed pup to enter!
Huntin' for Pumpkins Friday, October 21, 5-7:30 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.
Port Washington Ghost Walk Fridays and Saturday, October 28th & 29th Celebrate your Halloween Season in a most unique fashion and join in for the popular Port Washington Ghost Walk, featuring two options, this year, as well as a Ghost Hunt option. This popular event sells out fast!
Downtown Trick-or-Treating in Port Saturday, October 29th from 1-3 p.m.. Wear your best costume and visit businesses downtown!
Booo! at the Barn Saturday, October 29th from 8-11:30 p.m. Join Buechler Farms for an Adults Only Costume Party, featuring Live Music by Kid Ego, prize for the best costume, a photo booth, snacks, 50/50 Raffle and more!
Eerie Street Cemetary Haunted House Friday, October 21, 6-10 p.m. The Eerie Street Cemetary is a family-run charity haunted house running 6-10 p.m. October 21, 22, 28 and 29 and 2-8 p.m. on Sunday, October 30th. Proceeds go to Fishing Has No Boundaries.
Fredonia Fire Dept. Annual Halloween Brat Fry Saturday, October 29th from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Get a burger, brat or a treat for the trick-or-treaters!
Trick-or-Treating in Oz