Home | Partners | Contact Us | International Visitors

Facebook  Twitter  YouTube  Pinterest  Instagram  

Lake County Illinois CVB



Top 15 Trendy Instagram Locations in Lake County

Calendar of Events

Sports in Lake County

Request Visitor Information

Visitors Guide

Hotel Packages


Calendar of Events

Halloween Hoopla

Friday October 26, 2018 - Saturday October 27, 2018

Times: 7 -9 p.m.

Halloween Hoopla

Halloween Hoopla returns to Jewett Park Community Center, on Friday, October 27 and Saturday, October 28 with new activities, more inflatable rides and great give-aways. Friday night, from 7:00 – 9:00 PM, features a fun Zombie Apocalypse Trail Game, Pumpkin Patch, crafts, and a Bonfire. Saturday, from 3:00 – 6:00 PM, features entertainment, inflatable rides, a haywagon trip around the park, carnival games with prizes, balloon twisters, face-painters, craft room, and much more! Wristbands are required for Saturday activities. Please see below for more information.

Join us for an evening of fun in Jewett Park. Activities will take place outside all around the park. There are no fees for events this night. Concessions will be available for purchase at the Jewett Park Pavilion. Click here to view the activity map.
Concessions – Enjoy apple cider and donuts. Bonfire in the Park – There is no better way to enjoy fall than next to a bonfire! Zombie Apocalypse Trail Game – Groups of kids will choose to be either Zombies or Runners in this high energy game located on the North side of Jewett Park. Bring a group of friends, face the challenges, and finish the chaos “Surviving” the Zombie Apocalypse Trail at Jewett Park! Games will run throughout the event. Participants will meet North east corner of Jewett Park to be given directions and assignments before splitting up between Zombie and Runners. Pumpkin Patch – Pick a pumpkin (while supplies last), take pictures with Mr. Pumpkin and then decorate their pumpkins. Build Your Own Scarecrow Station – Come make your own life size scarecrow. We provide the materials and clothing needed. You and your family create your own take-home scarecrow. One per family/household. Available while supplies last. Pumpkin Carver – Watch the talented Pumpkin Butcher carve extravagant, detailed pumpkins. (See photos below) There will be an opportunity to join a raffle drawing to win an amazing carved pumpkin to take home!
Wristband for Saturday Admission
This year we will be offering advance sales for Saturday’s wristbands. The wristbands will be for sale starting Saturday, October 14 at Jewett Park Community Center, at the Registration Office. Wristbands cost $7.00 per child 2 years of age or older, and provide access to all indoor and outdoor activities on Saturday, October 28 from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. Wristbands will also be available for purchase the day of the event at the east and west entrances of Jewett Park Community Center.
Jewett Park Community Center registration hours to pre-purchase wristbands are: Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM & Saturday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Kids of all ages love this event which includes crazy fun inflatables, a haywagon trip around the park, games with prizes, balloon twisters, face-painters, costumed characters, craft room, and much more. A wristbands is required to enjoy all activities this day.
General Admission (Wristband): $7.00/child two years of age and older
  • Games (indoors & out)
  • Inflatable “rides” in the Park
  • Balloon Artists
  • Hayride
  • Craft Room
  • Face Painting
  • Variety Entertainment & Music
  • Food on Sale


Jewett Park Community Center
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield, IL

Visit Our Website


Contact Information
For more information,
call 847.945.0650

< Back to Previous Page

© Copyright 2006-2018 Lake County, Illinois Convention & Visitors Bureau. All Rights Reserved.
5465 West Grand Avenue, Suite 100 | Gurnee, Illinois 60031 | Phone: 847-662-2700
Developed by J Rudny, LLC | Media Resources | FAQ | View Site Map

No matter which route you take, all roads lead to fun in Lake County, Illinois, which is located halfway between Chicago and Milwaukee. Lake County is home to 170 lakes and rivers, 30,000 acres of lush forest preserves, miles of hiking and biking trails, Six Flags Great America, Naval Station Great Lakes, Ravinia Festival and sandy beaches along Lake Michigan's shoreline. Family adventure is around every turn and awaits you in Lake County.
Google Map