Halloween Spooktacular

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Gather your lil’ ghosts and goblins and trick-or-treat your way through Downtown Chandler where you’ll enjoy a family night filled with spirited fun. We’ve got a boo-nanza of spooky shenanigans that are sure to delight ghouls and boos of all ages. Admission into the park is free.

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Oct. 28, 2022
5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Ghosts, goblins, princesses, and superheroes of all kinds can prowl through all the free games for sweet treats of candy and frightening rewards.

  • Musical Headstones
  • Pumpkin Sock Races
  • Inflatable Axe Throwing
  • Skee Ball
  • Spooky Carnival Games
  • Lifesize Operation
  • And much more!

Please bring a trick-or-treat bags to collect goodies.

Spooky Prize Wheel

Take your turn and spin the wheel for a chance to win a prize, treat, or craft.

Souvenir Photo

  • Grab the family and take a photo of your special night.
  • The Mayor’s Youth Commission provides festive scenery for the entire family to snap away.
  • Souvenir pictures are available for $3.

Face Painting

  • Need a scary character to complete your costume? Stop by and get your cheek, arm, or hand-painted with a festive Halloween character.
  • The Mayor’s Youth Commission provides budding artists to spread the Halloween spirit to all the little witches and ghouls walking around.
  • Face Painting is available for $2.

Trunk-or-Treat Stations

  • Enjoy tricked-out treats, as you make your way through our decorated Trunk-or-Treat stations. Be sure to bring a bag to carry home your Halloween haul. 

​​​​​​Little Monsters Zone - For Kids 5 years old and under only

Little monsters can enjoy gentle thrills and spooky games.

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Costume Contest Format

  • Parade begins at 6:15 p.m. and again at 7:30 p.m.
  • No Registration is Required
  • Participation is Free

Parade Information

  • Guests of all ages can strout their stuff in the Catwalk Costume Parade, participants must be in costume to be eligible to walk
  • Parade route travels along grass and concrete
  • Children ages 12 and under will receive a glowing souvenier, while supplies last
  • All participants are encourage to select one parade time to ensure all guests have an opportunity to participate


Delicious food, snack and beverage options will be available for sale during the event. For those who need a quick bite while participating in all the fun, stop by and pick up a tasty treat to keep your little goblins happy.

Chandler Kiwanis Club “Willie Dog Cart”

  • All beef grilled Hot Dogs and Brats
  • Nachos
  • Kettle Corn
  • Chips/Cookies
  • Soda, Water and Lemonade


Jasperz Island Fusion Cuisine

  • Hamburgers
  • Fresh Cut Fries
  • Jerk Chicken Tacos


Harkins Popcorn Truck

  • Fresh popped and flavored popcorn
  • Nachos
  • Cotton candy
  • Ice cream
  • Candy
  • Bottled soda and water

The Halloween Spooktacular is continually seeking interested individuals, organizations, and companies who want to sponsor our great festival with either in-kind services or monetary donations. The benefits of being a sponsor range from on-stage logo recognition and announcements during the festival to name and/or logo recognition on websites, press releases, festival programs, and much more. Benefits vary based on sponsorship levels. 

For more information on becoming a sponsor, please view the Sponsorship Package, or email Special Events

ADA Accessibility

The City of Chandler welcomes participation from all of its citizens. To request an accommodation due to a disability please allow five (5) days prior to the scheduled event. Contact the City's Special Event Coordinator at 480-782-2665 (or 711 via AZ Relay Service) or special.events@chandleraz.gov.