Here is where you can find all Halloween Events in The District in ONE Place! As we hear about more events, we will update this list.

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 Thursday October 24th with Boos & Brushes at Brewhemia Brews, Boos and Brushes 6:30-8:30 PM Located at Brewhemia, Join us to enjoy some brews, wine or mixed drinks and paint some spooky canvas photos. *This is a ticketed event.* MAD Art Parties
Grab a drink of your choice at the bar and let’s paint pumpkins! This is a step by step painting but feel free to get creative. No experience necessary.
*Location Brewhemia – 1202 3rd St SE, CR, Iowa 52402

Thursday Oct 24 7-9 pm Avocado Seed Carving at Caucho Get crafty with Caucho and Taylor Friese! We’ll provide all you need to carve unique, one-of-a-kind pendants from dried avocado seeds.Seats are limited, reserve your spot on eventbrite!


October 24th: Halloween Trivia at Lion Bridge Brewing Company  Bring your friends, impress everyone with your smarts, enjoy some pints, and show off your best Halloween costume! Trivia facilitated by the one and only, WES SHIRLEY!  Tickets available on Tikly or at the Taproom. Admission is $10 per team. 12 teams of 4 people each.  Prizes awarded for top three teams as follows:1st Place- Your team’s tab will be paid for at the end of the night!   2nd Place- A Growler and a fill certificate of any of our year-round beers for each team member. (To fill that same night or another day).  3rd Place- A free beer voucher for each team member. (To use that same night or another day).  ALSO…. A surprise gift for the best team costume as voted by the LBBC staff.  The fine print:  1st place winning team comped up to $200 tab and only for on premise consumption.  21+ only.

Friday October 25th in The DISTRICT:


October 25th 6-8pm Hocus Pocus at NewBo City Market! They’re back, witches! Come see this Halloween favorite for free at NewBo City Market!
This cult classic tells a tale of three witch sisters resurrected in Salem, Massachusetts on Halloween night, and it is up to two teenagers, a young girl, and an immortal cat to put an end to their reign of terror once and for all. This event is free and open to the public!

October 25th 8:30-11:30pm Rocky Horror Picture Show! Rocky Horror comes to life at NewBo City Market! Join us the Friday night before Halloween for the singing, dancing, screaming, and an occasional thrown object.There will be a costume contest and drink specials from NewBo Beer and Wine. We’ll also provide the props (included with your ticket purchase), so pull on those fishnets and bring your best voice for this great Halloween classic!This event made possible by Linn Area Credit Union.Doors open at 8 pmCostume Contest at 8:30 pmFilm to followThose 17 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.


Saturday October 26th in The DISTRICT:

October 26th 10am-Noon Annual Photo in your Costume Event Come on down to our studio for a professional photo of your kiddo{s} in their Halloween costume! We will email you 1 digital image for free! ** Due to time and the amount of kiddos that attend, siblings will be in the image together. So each family with receive one digital image. ** No appointment needed! Just come to the studio between the times listed! All ages welcome!

October 26th 10am- Noon Spooky Saturday Spooky Saturday is a village tradition!  The village merchants welcome you to the avenue for safe, daytime family friendly Trick or Treating, 10am- noon, Saturday, Oct 26, 2019.

Next Page Books Noon-6pm: A sinister creature with glowing eyes lurks in the shadows patiently waiting for another unsuspecting customer to pass by. Nah, it’s just Frank getting ready for our second annual Frank-and-Stein event on Saturday, October 26 between 12 and 6pm. We’ll have beer and cider samples served in souvenir mini-steins, Halloween treat bags for the kids, and prize giveaways. And don’t forget the Halloween Parade will rumble down Third Street at 6:30pm!

October 26th 10:30am-Noon Jack O’ Lanterns at the iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio Our popular series returns with three workshops this fall! Make a spooky jack o lantern from clay by using hand building techniques. Or make your project into a gourd for the upcoming holiday season—you are only limited by your imagination!

Creepy Kids & Adult Zone with games for kids and happy hour for adults at NewBo Market from 3:00-5:30 pm, Lots more events! Please check out our website or facebook page for more details!  Located in the NewBo Market -Face Painting -Haunted House Maze -Carnival Games -Photo Booth -Costume Parade

Halloween Parade Beer Garden and Crawl-O-Ween Kickoff – NewBo Beer and Wine will be hosting the CR NewBo/Czech Village Halloween Parade Beer Garden during the parade right on the NewBo City Market‘s lawn! Get prime parade seating and enjoy your favorite Big Grove Brewery beers at the same time! We will have a special tapping of EVIL EDDY – a pineapple habanero version of the delicous Easy Eddy – perfect to keep you warm for Halloween!
The beer garden will be open outside from 4pm-8pm – and will also be the starting point of the Crawl-O-Ween Bar Crawl! Come drink with us and enjoy the parade!

Freaky Family Costume Contest 5:00p-5:30p NewBo Market

2019 CR New Bo Czech Village Halloween Parade 6:30-8:30pm

8:00p-1:00a  NewBo Market to Czech Village  Crawl-O-Ween Parlor City 8:00p-9:00p Chrome Horse 9:00p-10:00p Tornados 10:00p-11:00p Aces and Eights Saloon 11:00p-12:00a Lucky’s on 16th 12:00a-1:00a

8pm- Midnight – It’s an un-official Halloween Party w/ Well Lit at Chrome Horse – Get party gowns and let your pigtails down and get heart beating baby!! It’s adult dress up time. Even though this isn’t the official Halloween party, we plan on making it a huge party. No prizes or anything. Just a good time with Well Lit. Make plans to join in the fun!!!


October 30th 6pm-2am  Halloween Bicycle Pub Crawl hosted by WNBC Join WNBC on one of the funniest rides of the season! Drink Specials!! Costume Contest!! PRIZES & GIVEAWAYS ALL NIGHT!! What could be better?! The ride kicks off at Parlor City at 6:00 and hits some of the TOP bars of CR. Costume Contest at Kickstand after the crawl for a chance to WIN a $50 Gift Card. Bike Decorating is encouraged but not required. This is a ride you don’t want to miss!! See you on the trail!!

October 31 TRUNK or TREAT Aces & Eights in Czech Village! 3RD ANNUAL TRUNK OR TREAT AT ACES AND EIGHTS SALOON! ON THE LARGE PATIO! CAN ENTER EITHER OUTDOOR GATES! CHILDREN DO NOT HAVE TO enter the bar to trick or treat! Safe and Fun! Even though we love dogs…no dogs allowed on patios since they may not like each other! Please share. In the event of bad weather it will be cancelled and not rescheduled.

October 31 Laid Back Trivia Halloween Party!  at Kickstand – We will be drawing for a Keg Party for the October Trivia winner! Make sure to wear a costume, best costume will receive a $50 Kickstand gift card! We will have Happy Hour all night and our flatbreads will be half off!