Trick-or-Treat 2016

October is upon us, and that means that it’s time to get creative with costumes for one of the most frighteningly fun times of the year for littles: Trick-or-Treat time! WCVB is your one stop spot for all of the Trick-or-Treat times throughout Walworth County. Find the perfect costumes, scope out the list, grab a candy bucket or two, and get ready to pound the pavement for spooktacular, sugar-filled fun!

All of us at WCVB hope that you have a safe and bone-chillingly fun Halloween! For more Halloween fun, for kids big and little alike, check out the Events Calendar on our website.

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Trick or Treat: Your Guide to trick-or-treating in Walworth County [2015]

Get ready kiddies…we’re into October, and that means that Halloween is just around the corner!  Every year, we put together a list of all of the Walworth County community trick or treat times – and this year, we’ve delivering earlier than ever.  You can also find the times (and details) on our Events Calendar. Many communities also host Halloween parties for the kids – check it all out here:

2015 Trick or Treat

Remember to practice safe trick or treat habits; here’s a few tips:

  • Trick or treat in groups – preferably with an adult
  • Look both ways before crossing any street – and walk from house to house..don’t run
  • Bring a flashlight, especially if your community is hosting an evening trick or treat time
  • Examine all treats/candy for choking hazards, suspicious wrapping, or tampering before eating them
  • Many communities ask the residents who are participating in trick or treating to turn their porch light on.  This will help you know which houses to go to and which to avoid!

For more tips, click here.

For other fun Halloween activities in the Lake Geneva area, check out our 31 Days of Halloween post and on Facebook!  If you’re looking for the area haunts, click here.  Happy Halloween!

Fall Fun Fridays: October 24

We’re four weeks into October and the “fall” season is almost over – but the fun is not!  There are still plenty of great fall activities happening this weekend, and we’ve gathered Five Fun Fall Festivities for you right here.  For details on these events – or more fun activities – visit our website.

  1. Take the kids trick or treating.
    We have several communities offering trick or treating this weekend, including Lake Geneva and the Town of Geneva on Sunday (October 26).  Some of the downtown business districts are doing their trick or treating on Saturday.  Check out our full list of Trick or Treat times here, or on the image below.  2014 Trick or Treat
  2. Visit Geneva Lake Art Association‘s fall art exhibit, entitled “Wild and Wonderful.”
    This “People’s Choice” exhibit features everything wild and wonderful about your summer, shown through art.  The exhibit runs September 12 – November 16.  To view the exhibit, visit the Geneva Lake Arts Foundation’s gallery at 647 Main Street in Lake Geneva.  The gallery is open 10-4 pm every Saturday and 1-4 pm every Sunday.  glaf_fall14_poster_4x5
  3. Participate in fun Halloween-themed activities and parties throughout Walworth County.  
    This weekend, there’s a Halloween Party in the town of Linn, Scare on the Square in Elkhorn, a Haunted Trail & Hayride in Darien, Spooktacular in Genoa City, a Youth Halloween Party in Whitewater, and more!  For the full list, check out our 31 Days of Halloween.   31 Days of Halloween 2014
  4. Visit Williams Bay for “Boo In The Bay,” happening today & tomorrow.
    The festivities include an “enchanted walk” and The Hunt of Davy Jones’ Locker at Lions Field House tonight (October 24) and the always exciting pumpkin race on Saturday – starting at Barrett Memorial Library.  This year’s theme is pirates – but costumes of all kinds are welcome!  pumpkin-races boo in the bay
  5. Join the fun at Delavan’s Oktoberfest at Community Park on October 25.
    The celebration will feature a variety of German foods, beers & wines, desserts and gifts.  There is no admission charge – bring the whole family!  The Steve Meisner Band will provide live music starting at 7pm.  oktoberfest

Check back next week for another five fun things to do this fall!

Trick or Treat: Community Times for Walworth County

Parents: never fear…Your trick or treating guide is here!  We have all of the Walworth County community trick or treat times right here.  Whether you’re hitting up as many as possible or just your local neighborhood, have a spooky good time this weekend & next week!!1402997_10151905799133286_1486673429_oFor even more fall activities, like our 31 Days of Halloween or a listing of local haunts, click the links provided OR go to our website.  As always, you can find a list of all area events on our Events Calendar too!

Happy Halloween,
from the staff of the WCVB!!