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October 27, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Halloween officially returns to Carbondale from beyond – for a weekend full of frightening fun, thrilling events and spine-tingling music for the whole family. Join us for two spooktacular days filled with treats and a few tricks, perfect for your entire brood. When night falls, wicked fun continues with live music and a ghoulish selection of food and spirits. Whether you want to relive the ghosts of Halloweens past, or scare up new memories, Carbondale Halloween is, once again, a monster of a good time. Read on… if you dare!
Monster Dash 5K Race
Run with the monsters through the SIU campus at the inaugural 5k race and 100 meter kids dash.
10 am-2 pm
Don’t miss all the Halloween fun at Murdale Shopping Center! There will be bounce houses, hay rides, games, bison burgers, sno cones, Safe Fire House and more. Plus, trick-or-treat with the Murdale merchants.
Fun at The Varsity Center
11 am-8 pm
Stop by The Varsity Center for music, movies and more! Admission is free.
Carbondale Main Street Candy Walk
Trick-or-treat in downtown Carbondale. Wear your best costume and visit participating businesses for candy and fun. The walk starts at Carbondale Main Street.
The Great Carbondale Pumpkin Race
On your mark, get set, go! Design, build and race in the 6th Annual Great Carbondale Pumpkin Race held at the Mill Street Underpass.
Live Music and Entertainment at Washington and Main
Don’t miss food, fun and music! The music lineup includes:
o 3-4 pm: Farmer Jason
o 4:30-5:30 pm: Lucas Feather and the Underclassmen
o 6-7 pm: Tawl Paul
o 7:30-9 pm: Woodbox Gang
o 9:30-11 pm: Los Straitjackets
- City of Carbondale
- SIU Recreation Center
- Murdale Ace Hardware
- Carbondale Main Street
- The Varsity Center
- Rotary Club of Carbondale Breakfast
- Carbondale, IL 62901 United States