Things to do this Weekend

  • Trick or Treat

October 30 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Mt Zion District Library, 115 W Main St Mt Zion, IL 62549

Stop in at the Mt Zion library for a special pre- Halloween treat!


  • Halloween Fun Days

October 30 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Overlook Adventure Mini Golf, 2501 E Nelson Park Rd Decatur, 62521

Enjoy a few rounds of Mini golf at the new miniature golf course in town! Kids that come in costume play for free and families/adults of 4 can golf for $25.


  • 3rd Annual Halloween Spooktacular

October 30 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Jackson Ford, 455 E Pershing Rd Decatur , IL 62526

Jackson Ford is offering a safe trick or treating environment as well as a costume contest for kids ages 0-12 years old! Two winners will receive a brand new bike from Walmart!


  • Boo at the Zoo $4.50

October 30 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm 

Scovill Zoo, 71 S Country Club Rd Decatur, IL 62521

Halloween is right around the corner and Scovill Zoo has created the ultimate Halloween experience that is safe and fun for all ages. Be sure to ride the Fright Night Express if you’re really feeling adventurous.


  • Halloween Carnival $5

October 30 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Decatur Indoor Sports Center (DISC), 1295 W Wood Decatur, IL 62522

This Halloween carnival is being put on by the Millikin University Cheerleaders. This event will feature Elsa, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, Minnie Mouse, Barbie, Prince Charming, Superman and many more famous characters! There will be a costume contest as well as games and activities. This event is for ages 4+.


  • The Lincoln Square Theatre Presents Ghostbusters $5

October 30 @ 8:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Lincoln Square Theatre, 145 N Main St Decatur, IL 62523

Spend the night at Decatur’s old theater watching a Halloween classic fun for all ages and family friendly.


  • Halloween Party $5

October 31 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Lincoln Square Theatre, 145 N Main St Decatur, IL 62523

The Lincoln will be showing classic Halloween cartoons as well as handing out treats to all the kids that come dressed in costume.


  • Trunk or Treat October 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

South Shores Christian Church, 230 Bristol Dr Decatur, IL 62521

Holy Family Catholic School, 2400 South Franklin Street Road Decatur, IL 62521

First Baptist Church (Mt Zion), 720 W Main St Mt. Zion, 62549

Forsyth United Methodist Church, 210 Ruehl St Forsyth, IL 62535

 If you’re looking for a safe family friendly environment for your little ones be sure to stop by any of these 4 churches during the hours of 6:00-8:00.


  • Harvestfest

October 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Heartland Community Church, 3253 N Brush College Rd Decatur, IL 62521

Heartland is putting on a family friendly carnival event for age’s 2-6 grades. There will be food, fun, games, and prizes for all who attend.


  • Hallow-tween

October 31 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Mt Zion Convention Center, 1400 Mt Zion Parkway Mt. Zion, IL 62549

Send your 7th-12th grade kids to a spooktacular event! There will be karaoke, costume contests, games, and a photo booth.