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BOO-Palooza 2021

Saturday, October 23, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm


BOO-PALOOZA – Saturday, October 23, 2021 at 10am – 2pm

Rain or Shine in Wicker Park – 1425 N. Damen, Chicago, IL 

ADMISSION:  Suggested Donation $10 per family or $10 for 2-4 Adults

EVENT PENDING – COVID-19 Restrictions & VOLUNTEER SUPPORT Needed – The Event Size and Presentation will be Compliant with Late October 2021 COVID-19 Requirement for Large Outside Events!  In Addition – We need to be able to recruit numerous volunteers for the Friday Set up and Saturday Event Days to be able to Present the Event – Sign UP – LINK below.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO PRESENT BOO-Palooza – The event is 100% Run by Volunteers – SignUP Today.

SPONSOR & Or Present an Activity TABLE At Boo-Palooza – CHECK OUT Options HERE. A Great Way to Promote your School, Business, Or Your Community Organization.

Wicker Park Advisory Council’s Boo-Palooza is a Community Funded Event and acts as a Fundraiser for the 2022 CREATE Event Series & for the 10,000 Sq. Ft. of Gardens we Design, Fund, And Maintain in Wicker Park. The Event is Designed and Produced by Wicker Park Advisory Council & Garden Club working in Partnership with the Chicago Park District.

2019 Attendance – 2,500 – 3,000 participants – See Article Describing the Boo-Palooza

Boo-Palooza 2021 will Feature

    • 10:30am – 11:15am – Mr. Dave Music in Performance on Our Stage
    • 11:30am A Costume Parade for All Ages with Prizes for Best Children’s Costumes, Family Group Costumes, and Adult Costumes
    • 12:30pm A Costume Parade for Dogs with Prizes for the Top 3 Dogs and Their Owners
    • Pumpkin Patch & Pumpkin Decorating Area
    • The MAZE – Find Your Way OUT
    • Photo OP Sets
    • PIN IT – A Series of Pin the Tail on ‘Various Cartoon Animals’
    • Find the ‘Needle’ in The Straw Stack
    • Dog Games
    • Numerous Activity Tables Offered by Sponsors, Schools, Community Groups and Businesses



Saturday, October 23, 2021
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Wicker Park Advisory Council


Wicker Park
1425 N. Damen Ave
Chicago, IL 60622
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Wicker Park Field House
1425 N Damen Ave
Chicago, IL 60622

1425 N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60622

Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri: 9am-9pm
Sat: 9am-5pm
Sun: Open 9am – 5pm Jun-Oct
Sun: Closed Nov-Jun

Park Supervisor
Claribel “Clare” Rodriguez