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Slightly Spooky Saturday

October 29, 2022 @ 12:00 pm

Slightly Spooky Saturday

Slightly Spooky Saturday returns for one fun-filled Saturday on October 29.

Spend your Halloweekend at Navy Pier with fun activities for the whole family. Come in costume and Trick-or-Treat around the Pier with candy provided by Ferrara Candy.

Plus experience indoor live performances from local artists, arts and crafts, interactive Halloween science experiments by the American Chemical Society, costume contests (including one for your pooch), an axe throwing station, and more.

Slightly Spooky Schedule

  • Lower Landing
    • 12pm-6pm: DJ Rebel Betty
    • 12pm-6pm: Spooky Chicago Interactive Live Art by Cookie Kwan & Art by Mr. Barbudos
    • 12pm-4pm: Lollipop Lyra Aerialist, and Cyr Wheel Performances by Actors Gymnasium
    • 2pm-4pm: Movement Revolution Dance Crew
    • 4pm-5 pm: Get in the groove with Movement Revolution Dance Crew and learn all the spooky steps to Michael Jackson’s Thriller
  • Fifth Third Family Pavilion – Amoeba
    • 12pm-4pm: Actors Gymnasium Hula Hooper
    • 12pm-6pm: Mad Science Experiments by American Chemical Society
    • 5pm: Costume Contest in the Family Pavilion (at the Amoeba Stage in the Family Pavilion)
  • Culture Corner
    • 12pm-6pm: Interactive Community Ofrenda by Somos Arte
    • 12pm-6pm: Dia de los Muertos Floating Interactive Mural by Somos Arte Artists: Mario Mena & Laura Lago
    • 12pm-6pm: Artisan Market featuring Zette Puma Art, Paselo Señito, Camelia’s Apothecary, Delfa Chi, Zola Skincare, Chetoni Jewels Designs curated by Lolita’s Bodega.
    • 1:30pm–3:30: Sugar Skull Painting Workshop w/ Natalia Virafuentes
    • 1:30pm–4:30pm: Papelitos Picados w/ Papelitos Lindos
  • Across from Beat Kitchen
    • 12pm – 2pm: Interactive Workshop with Actors Gymnasium
  • Across from Teapot Brewery
    • 12pm-6pm: Mad Science Experiments by American Chemical Society
  • Across from Tiny Tavern
    • 12pm–6pm: Photo booth fun by Sunshine Photography
    • 12:30pm-2:30pm: Toy Making Workshop w/Roy
    • 3:30pm–5:30pm: Spider Balloon Art w/ Neftali
  • Outdoors
    • 12pm-2pm: La Ley 107.9
    • 1pm-4pm: Mobile Axe Throwing by Axeplosion (outdoors near Flyboy statue)
    • 4pm: Dog Costume Contest at Harry Caray’s outdoor patio with a $10 donation to benefit Paws Chicago

**Click here to download the 2022 Pier Pumpkin Lights Scavenger Hunt on the eATLAS app

Candy sponsored by Ferrara and Brach’s.


12:00 pm - 6:00 pm



Event Venue

Navy Pier Entrance


600 E Grand Ave,
Chicago, IL 60611


Chinese (Simplified)