Boo-Palooza

BOO-PALOOZA

Fall Fun and a FUNDRAISER for the 2019 CREATE SERIES
Saturday, October 27, 2018 (Rain Date-Sunday, October 28)

TIME: 10am – 2pm

FEE: SUGGESTED DONATION - $10 per family or $10 per Group of 2-4 Adults - FUNDRAISER for 2019 CREATE SERIES EVENTS

LOCATION: All Park - Wicker Park 1425 N. Damen, Chicago, IL 60622     MORE INFO: Doug.Wood@WickerPark.org

*THANK YOU - We THANK Our Event Sponsors, Activity Area sponsors, Activity Table Presenters, and Especially The Volunteers! 

VIEW PARTNER's Logos ABOVE & Links to Their Websites Below

VOLUNTEER: Click HERE

The Wicker Park Advisory Council's BOO-PALOOZA 2018 will feature numerous organizations working together to present a memorable event for all ages in Wicker Park. Produced in Partnership with Chicago Park District.

*READ ABOUT BOO-PALOOZA IN PAST YEARS - Story With Photos

  

PERFORMANCE  STAGE in FIELD

        10am - Dance to Evolve  - Children - Come to the STAGE  - Dance to Kick OFF BOO-PALOOZA

        10:30 - Mr. Dave Music Performs - Sponsored by Ask Nagel Realty

        11:30 - 1:30pm - Mr. Dave and His Team - Lead the Parades & Announce the Winners with Our COSTUME JUDGES

        1:30pm - Bollywood Groove™    Interactive Performance - Dance to Close BOO-PALOOZA

COSTUME PARADES – Prizes for BEST Costumes in Each of The Parades

        11:30am – Parade for Children, Families Adults - Primary Sponsor - Bucktown Community Organization

                  PRIZES FOR - Best Child's Costume, Family Group Costume, Adult Costume

        12:30pm – Parade for Dogs & Their Owners - Sponsors - Doggy Style Pet Shop & Canine Crews

                  PRIZES FOR - Best Dog Costume, Dog & Family Group Costume, Most Creative

PARADE JUDGES & COORDINATORS

LEAD Parade Coordinator People’s Parade & Dog Parade

Olivia Belmonti - (Bucktown Community Organization)

Parade Announcer & Parade Music -  Mr. Dave Music TEAM

Stage Coordinator - Leah Root (Wicker Park Committee)

JESTERS- Parade Walking Leaders  Jake Moore (WPAC)  Tatjana Moffit (WPAC)

PEOPLE’S PARADE JUDGES

JUDGES - BEST CHILD’S COSTUME – 3 Prizes

Brian Hopkins (2nd Ward) - Best Child's Costume

Claribel Rodriguez (Chicago Park District) Best Child's Costume

Greg Nagel - (Ask Nagel Realty) Best Child's Costume

 

JUDGES - BEST DRESSED FAMILY – 3 Prizes

Maria Stone (Chicago Park District) Best Dressed Family

Melissa Connell (Magnolia Pediatric Dentistry) - Best Dressed Family

Rocio Varela - (1st Ward) Best Dressed Family

 

JUDGES - BEST ADULT’S COSTUME

John Geahan - (2nd Ward) - Best Adult Costume

Leah Root - (Wicker Park Committee)- Best Adult Costume

Scott Waguespack (32nd Ward) (Best Adult Costume)

 

DOG PARADE JUDGES

Kayla Zynda – (Doggy Style Pet Shop)

Catherine Crews (Canine Crews)

Dr. Kari Schmidt, D.C. (Health Source One of Chicago Wicker Park)

Adam Housley  (Wicker Park Advisory Council)

PRIZES for Children, Families and Adults from: 

Building Blocks Toys          

Kind Snacks         

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream         

Lisa Wronski Artwork

One Off Hospitality         

Chop Shop & 1st Ward Events

Magnolia Pediatric Dentistry

Publican Anker 

Big Star         

Dove’s Lunchoenette         

The Velvet Hour

Green Fields Academy

PRIZES for DOGS from:

Doggy Style Pet Shop

Canine Crews

 

ACTIVITIES AREAS - 10am - 2pm will Include:

        ***Ghost Bingo for All Ages - 10am - 11:15 ONLY inside Field House

        *Activity tables Presented by Community Organizations and Businesses

        *Dog Activity Area

        *Pumpkin Patch and Pumpkin Decorating

        *A MAZE - Just Try to Find Your Way OUT!

        *FIND the 'Needle' in the Straw Stack

        *Bobbing for Apples & Apples on a String

        *Face Painting

 

DOG ACTIVITY AREA – SPONSORS & ACTIVITY TABLES AT EVENT

Doggy Style Pet Shop

Canine Crews

Health Source of Chicago – Wicker Park

The Klopas Stratton Team - Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Koenig Rubloff

 

ACTIVITY TABLES

1st Ward Alderman Joe Moreno

2nd Ward Alderman Brian Hopkins

32nd Ward Alderman Scott Waguespack

Ask Nagel Realty

Beacon Donuts at WPB Farmers Market

Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Koenig Rubloff

Bollywood Groove™

Building Blocks Toys   

Chess Wizards

Children’s Learning Place

Chop Shop & 1st Ward Events

Christy Webber Farm & Garden Center

Culliton Quinn Landscape Architecture

Dance to Evolve

Daniel La Spata for First Ward Alderman

Davids Tea-Bucktown

Friends of Pritzker

Goldfish Swim School

Green Fields Academy

Health Source of Chicago - Wicker Park

Junior League of Chicago Kids in the Kitchen

Kambs-Jennings Group of Compass Mortgage

Kind Snacks 

Lifeway

Magnolia Pediatric Dentistry

Melissa Conyears-Ervin – State Representative 10th District

Pearachute Kids  

Purple Monkey Playroom

RXBAR

SIEF International School

St. Stan’s Catholic School

The Kid’s Table

The Nicholson School

Trevor Grant for First Ward Alderman

Volumes Books

Wicker Park Lutheran Church

WickerICE Rink

WPB Farmers Market

Zen Yoga Garage

 

EVENT DESIGNERS AND PRODUCERS

Wicker Park Advisory Council & Garden Club

Chicago Park District - Partner

 

EVENT SPONSORS – Sponsors of All Activity Areas

Wicker Park Bucktown Special Service Area #33

Christy Webber Farm & Garden Center

1st Ward Alderman Joe Moreno

2nd Ward Alderman Brian Hopkins

32nd Ward Alderman Scott Waguespack

Ask Nagel Realty

Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Koenig Rubloff

Culliton Quinn Landscape Architecture

Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce

Bucktown Community Organization

Wicker Park Committee

 

ACTIVITY AREA SPONSORS

Black Diamond Solutions (The Maze)

Chicago Signs & Screens (The Maze)

Goldfish Swim School (Pumpkin Patch & Pumpkin Decorating)

Kambs-Jennings Group of Compass Mortgage (Face Painting)

Melissa Conyears-Ervin – State Representative 10th District (Face Painting)

Nichols Farm & Orchard (Bobbing for Apples)

Pearachute Kids (Face Painting)

Shelby Beierle Hasten - @ Properties (The Maze)

SIEF International School (Face Painting)

Wicker Park Lutheran Church (Pumpkin Patch & Pumpkin Decorating)

 

THE INCREDIBLE VOLUNTEER TEAMS PLUS INDIVIDUALS from All Groups Above

AT&T Chicago Team

Chicago buildOn

Chicago Bulls College Prep

Holy Trinity High School

Josephinum Academy

Junior League of Chicago DONE IN A DAY

Wicker Park Advisory Council & Garden Club