Saturday, Oct. 27
Lyons, and tigers, and bears - oh my! The spooky season has arrived!
Grab your costume and join the community on October 27, for the 2018 Lyons Halloween Spooktacular. This year's activities include the Stone Cup Chili Cook-off, music, Bongo the Balloon Man, live performances by the Pride of the Roaring Lyons Show Choir, tricks, treats, and games for ghouls and goblins, all leading up to the parade through Town.
Games & Activities
Games and activities will be held at Lyons Elementary School east playground, from 4 to 5:30 p.m.
Downtown Parade & Trick-or-Treating
All are welcome to be a part of the parade! The parade lineup will begin at 5:45 p.m., on 3rd and High St. in front of the elementary school; the parade down Main Street will begin promptly at 6 p.m., followed by downtown trick-or-treating at 6:30 p.m.
The Halloween Spooktacular has a deep tradition in community involvement, and couldn't happen without volunteers. This year's shifts are short (2-hour max) and full of ghostly fun! We only need about 10 volunteers, but your help makes a big impact! Your support for our special, long-standing events are essential and greatly appreciated. Sign up for a shift today!
Feed the Cookie Monster Toiletries! New this year! Help support the Lyons Emergency Assistance Fund (LEAF), by donating new and unused toiletries! Please bring donations to the spooky games and activities at Lyons Elementary, and look for the Cookie Monster can!
The Lyons Arts and Humanities Commission's newest member, Lauren Click, will be taking professional photos of the event! Photos will then be posted* on the LAHC Facebook page
. Be on the lookout for Lauren and Spooktacular pictures!*The photographer will ask for verbal consent for individuals' photos.
The parade lineup will take place on High St., in front of Lyons Elementary. At 6 p.m. sharp, the parade will begin on 3rd Ave., heading south toward Main St. It will continue down Main St. to 5th Ave., then head north to High St., and ending at the elementary school.
Join us for a spooktacular evening in Lyons - a good time will behead by all!!