Arts in the Dark

Sat Oct 22, 2022
6:00pm CT
All ages

Arts in the Dark is an evening parade that celebrates Halloween as the "artist's holiday," bringing together Chicago institutions and organizations dedicated to art and education. Audience members will be delighted by unique floats, spectacle puppets, and creative performances set against the backdrop of Chicago’s majestic skyline.

The parade takes place from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., beginning on State Steet and moving south from Lake to Van Buren.

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