10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, October 30 – November 1

10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, October 30 – November 1

This week is all about tricks, treats, and spookiness! Check out our full list of fun events and things to do below. Don't forget to wear your mask and social distance at any in-person events. 

Join in on the fun with the Trunk or Treat event at the Hammond Sportsplex

Trunk or treat Hammond

Participants of this event will need to register their vehicle to reserve a spot in line. Find more information here!

Attend or participate in Hobart Events’ Decorated Golf Cart Parade

Halloween golf cart parade

Find more details on the parade here.

Enjoy delicious chili at the Valparaiso Fire Department Station #3 Men’s Tailgate & Chili Cookoff


The event will also feature a bonfire, games, and more. Find more information here.

Take your kids trick or treating in the City of Hobart

Hobart trick or treating

Discover more details here.

Get moving in the Bonnema Safety Run


There are virtual and in-person options for this run. Find more details here.

Enjoy the Fright Lights Halloween Laser Show at the Challenger Learning Center of NWI

Fright light

Ghosts and ghouls of all ages are invited to do the Monster Mash while getting treats and none of the tricks! Be sure to wear your family-friendly Halloween costume and find more details here.

Go on the spooky Lake County Chiller Ghost Bus Tour


This fun tour is hosted by Chaos Haunted & Historical Tours and will take place in Crown Point. Find more information here.

Support the Portage Police Department SWAT Team at their fundraiser

Portage Police Department SWAT team

They will be selling Nelson's Port-A-Pit Chicken in the parking lot of Willowcreek Middle School from 10:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. on Halloween. Find more information here.

Head to Deep River County Park for the Blue Moon Halloween Hike & Campfire

Blue Moon Halloween hike

Join them on Halloween night for a hike as the moon rises and the nocturnal forest animals awaken. After the hike, we will sit around the campfire and enjoy some snacks. Find more information here.

Trick or Treat in the City of La Porte

City of La Porte trick or treat

Find information here.