Halloween Archives

Northcott Neighborhood House & Bader Philanthropies host ‘1st Annual Trunk or Treat’

November 4, 2021

On Sunday, October 31, 2021, Northcott Neighborhood House, Bader Philanthropies and friends hosted their first ever annual “Trunk or Treat…It’s About Our Children and Community Festival.” The event was held on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive between Burleigh and Locust Streets. Children who came in costume could visit every trunk and get treats, while… [Read More]

Lindsay Heights and Walnut Way host ‘Halloween Trunk or Treat’

November 4, 2021

On Sunday, October 31, 2021, Central Lindsay Heights Resident Collective and Walnut Way Conservation Corp., hosted a “3rd Halloween Trunk or Treat” at the 2300 Block of North 17th Street. The event featured old fashioned Halloween style with costumes, candy, food, prizes, a live DJ, and more. Bread of Healing Clinic was in attendance offering… [Read More]

The most important Halloween safety tips

October 28, 2021

Halloween originated from several customs, the earliest of which dates back to Ireland in the fifth century B.C. As we know it today, the Oct. 31 celebration is a fun way to dress up in sometimes scary costumes. But experts warn that precautions are needed to ensure that disguises are the only frightening things on… [Read More]

Tricks, treats, tracks

October 14, 2021

The Hop and Milwaukee Downtown BID, #21 partnering to celebrate Halloween on the streetcar Halloween is coming on board the streetcar this year as The Hop, presented by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, is partnering with Milwaukee Downtown, BID #21 on a new “Tricks, Treats, Tracks” celebration. On Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021 from 1-4 p.m., Milwaukee… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League celebrates Halloween at Auer Avenue Elementary School

November 12, 2020

On Friday, October 30, 2020, the Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) helped the students of Auer Avenue Elementary School, 2319 W. Auer Ave., celebrate Halloween in a safe way. Students were greeted by school Principal Dr. Zanetta Walker; her staff; MUL President and CEO Dr. Eve M. Hall; and MUL volunteers dressed for a “Halloween Munch… [Read More]

City of Milwaukee cancels trick-or-treating as Wisconsin’s coronavirus surge continues

October 22, 2020

The City of Milwaukee has canceled trick-or-treating this year as Wisconsin’s surge in coronavirus cases shows no sign of improving. Milwaukee will not have designated trick-or-treat times like it has had in the past and the activity will not be sanctioned by the city’s Health Department since it is deemed high-risk during the coronavirus pandemic,… [Read More]