Halloween Spooktacular

We're inviting all ghosts, goblins, ghouls, creatures, characters and superheroes to join us for an evening of safe family fun! There will be food, games, arts & crafts, costume contests, souvenir photos, and a Haunted House!


Friday, October 26, 2018
Dr. A.J. Chandler Park-Stage Plaza
5:30-8:30 p.m.

Free Admission


Pumpkin Bowling Scary Piñatas
Witches Broom Races Carnival Games ...and Much More!
Fun House Maze Cupcake Walks
**Every participant will get candy at each game station, so bring those trick-or-treat bags!!!

Haunted House Pumpkin Cemetery Create a Mask Craft
Souvenir Photo $3* Face Painting $2* ...and More!
*These activities benefit the Mayor's Youth Commission.

Trunk or Treat Stations
Come visit any one of our eight decorated stops to grab some sweets and goodies.

*Contest Begins at 6:45pm with Ages 0-4 and each age group WILL IMMEDIATELY FOLLOW.
*Begin to line up by the stage at 6:30pm.
*All ages group will need to be in their line at 6:45pm since we will continually to move through each group.

Costume Contest Categories
**Each judging category will have two winners from each age group - 1st and 2nd Place**
Ages 0-4 years old Boys & Girls
Ages 5-7 years old Superhero/Cartoon Character, Princess & Scariest
Ages 8-10 years old Superhero/Cartoon Character, Princess & Scariest
Ages 11+ years old Best Costume
Best Family/Group - Families or groups with a minimum of three participants can compete within this category. There is no set theme, so be scary, funny or just plain creative! Dress to impress! **Only 1st Place in this category**

Spooktacular is happy to have two local organizations provide food, snacks and beverage options for sale for our guests to enjoy during the event. For those who need a quick bit while participating in all the fun, stop by and pick up a treat and buy a tasty treat.

Chandler Kiwanis Club "Willie Dog Cart" Tubby D's
All Beef Hot Dogs Brats
Chips Hamburgers
Cookies Soda & Water
Soda & Water Chips
Kettle Corn Popcorn
Nachos Nachos
Chili Pretzels

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 flyers, posters, postcards, websites, press releases, festival program, and much more. Benefits vary based on sponsorship levels. For more information on becoming a sponsor, please call 480-782-2665, email Hermelinda.Llamas@chandleraz.gov.

ADA Accessibility

The City of Chandler welcomes participation from all of its citizens. To request an accommodation due to a disability please allow at 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.

For more event information, email or please call 480-782-2669.

Chandler Special Events Hotline  480-782-2735