Spooktacular 2023

Spooktacular returns for a full weekend of tricks and treats in Lincoln Park! Lincoln Avenue and Clark Street businesses will embrace the spooky season and transform into trick-or-treat stops. Join the haunted fun on Lincoln Avenue (Saturday, October 28) and Clark Street (Sunday, October 29) from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. each day to celebrate Halloween and collect delicious treats while exploring the neighborhood.

Listed below is the trick-or-treat schedule and routes for Spooktacular 2023:

Lincoln Avenue Spooktacular – Click Here for Map
Saturday, October 28
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Lincoln Avenue from Wrightwood to Webster
Be sure to stop by the plaza at Lincoln Common (2335 N. Lincoln) for face painting, caricature artists, 360 photo cam, a prize wheel with Crumbl Cookies, spooky tunes from The DJ Firm and a dog costume contest with Scout Veterinary Care.

Clark Street Spooktacular – Click Here for Map
Sunday, October 29
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Clark Street from Diversey to Armitage



Spooktacular Photo Contest

Share your favorite shots from Spooktacular on social media for a chance to win $50 gift cards to Vanille Patisserie, Frankie’s on the Park and Blue Sushi Sake Grill!

Follow and tag us at @lincolnparkchamber on Instagram or use #Spooktacular2023 to enter. Submissions will be posted on LPCC’s Instagram story on Tuesday, October 31.

Pet Costume Contest hosted by Scout Veterinary Care

Stop by the Scout Care booth on the Lincoln Common Plaza on Saturday, October 28, with your dressed-up pets to have their picture taken and enter the Scout Veterinary Care Pet Costume Contest. Entries will be posted on the Scout Veterinary Care Instagram page for voting on Saturday, October 28 at 4:00 p.m. and voting closes on Sunday, October 29 at 5:00 p.m. Winners will be announced after voting closes on Sunday, October 29. Winners will be sent an email from Scout Veterinary Care.

Prizes include:

  • Grand Prize (popular vote, via social likes) – $300 gift card to Kohler Waters Spa, 25lb Bucket of Just Food for Dogs (except venison)
  • Spookiest Costume (Scout’s pick) – 3 Night Stay at Tucker Pups Pet Resort for your dog, trio of Just Food For Dogs Treats
  • Cutest Costume (Scout’s pick) – $150 gift card to Argot, Trio of Just Food For Dogs Treats

Spooktacular 2023 is presented by the Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce, Clark Street SSA #23 and Lincoln Avenue SSA #35.

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