Mokena Park District's 36th Annual Halloween Hollow

Event Date:
Saturday October 14, 2017
Event Time:
All Day Event
Yunker Farm
10824 W. LaPorte Road
Mokena IL 60448
Contact Info:
(708) 390-2401

Mokena Community Park District is hosting the

36th Annual Halloween Hollow

Friday, October 13th, 5-9 pm (Carnival & Food only)

Saturday, October 14th, 1-9 pm     ||     Sunday, October 15th, 1-5 pm

NEW LOCATION!  Yunker Farm, 10824 W. LaPorte Road

Admission is free.  Parking is $5 per vehicle


Windy City Carnival:  Daredevils of all ages will enjoy the Windy City Carnival with plenty of rides providing chills and thrills for everyone.  Unlimited Carnival Rides Wristbands specials are available for only $25 per person, per session.  Wristband sessions are Friday from 5-9 pm, Saturday from 1-5 pm & 5-9 pm, and Sunday from 1-5 pm.  New this year - the Pee-Wee wristband for $15 is good for unlimited rides on the train, slide, and carousel.  The Pee-Wee wristband is for kids 36" and under, and available on Sunday only.


Contests for All Ages:  Several contests will be offered for all ages. 

  • The Pumpkin Painting Contest is at 4:00 pm on Saturday.  Prizes based on creativity, originality, and presentation.  Check-in at the Main Stage between 1-3 pm.
  • Also at the Main Stage on Saturday is the Mummy Wrap Contest, Pumpkin Pie Eating Contest, ad the Costume Contest.  Entrants for the Costume Contest should meet at the Main Stage at 1:30 pm.  Costumes will be judged in five categories: Cutest Baby (under 2 years old), Funniest, Scariest, Prettiest, and Most Original.  Great awards and prizes awarded to the top three winners in each category, and to one Best Overall winner.


Monster Market: There's something for everyone at the Monster Market. Vendors will be selling plants, homer decor, jewelry, glow in the dark items, and more!  You'll enjoy shopping and browsing their boo-tiful wares.


New this year!

  • Beer Tent and Entertainment from 6-9 pm on Saturday.  The Beer Tent is for 21 & over, and fees apply.  Check out our website for the stage schedule. 
  • Trunk-R-Treat at 3:00 pm on Sunday.  Decorate the trunk of your vehicle for Halloween.  All cars must have candy available and ready for the trick-or-treaters at your trunk!  Prizes will be awarded to the best overall decorated cars.  Free to register your car.  Registration deadline: Friday, October 6.
  • Mutt Strutt at 4:00 pm on Sunday.  Bring your furry friends out for this new canine costume contest.  Dress your pet up in their favorite Halloween costume, and bring them to the Main Stage.  Prizes and ribbons will be awarded.  Free to register your canine.  Registration deadline: Friday, October 6.


Scarecrow Laboratory and More: Other activities include the famous Scarecrow Laboratory, Free Kid's Straw Maze, horse rides, face painting, Free Ghost Town Games, and the Free Home Depot Pumpkin Painting area.  Some activities require a fee, and are offered for a limited time only.  Activities vary each day.  Call or visit our website for a complete schedule of activities and entertainment.


Ghoulish Goodies Food Court: Restaurants from around the area will be available to satisfy a monster's appetite, including favorites such as Hot Dogs, Italian Beef Sandwiches, Pizza Slices, Funnel Cakes, Brats, and more!


Thank you to our 2017 Top Sponsors: Proud Park Partner-Meijer, Ozinga, Chiro One Wellness Centers, 22nd Century Media, and KHits 104.3.

For more information, call the Mokena Park District at (708) 390-2401, or visit our website at

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