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The Halloween Gathering Parade

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  – The Halloween Gathering Parade is curated showcase of Chicago’s creative communities. Beginning at 6:00 pm, the parade travels north on S. Columbus Dr. beginning at E. Balbo Ave. and ends at E. Monroe St.

Don’t miss your favorite DJs as the emcees for this years parade! At the beginning of the parade (by Columbus and Balbo) Moon Dawg form 107.5 WGCI, in the middle (Columbus and Congress) Big 95.5’s Alabama, and at the end (Columbus and Monroe) Brady from 103.5 Kiss FM.


2016 Parade Participants:

Creative Spirit Fellows
The Field Museum

DePaul University
Studio 18 Chicago
Colombian Fest
Permanent Ink Poets & Young Chicago Authors: Louder Than A Bomb
Environmental Encroachment
Chicago Children’s Museum
Ayodele Drum & Dance
Chicago Dia de los Ninos sponsored by Tampico Beverages Inc.
Chicago Journalists

Broadway in Chicago

Follow the Yellow Brick Road to Chicago Park District!

Brazilian Cultural Center of Chicago
After School Matters
Trinity Academy of Irish Dance
Living Arts Gallery
We All Live Here
Chicago Chorus Girl Project
FELE (Familias en la Escuela) Inter-American Magnet School
Life Creative Event Creative
Envision Unlimited
YOUmedia @ Chicago Public Library
Chicago Action Sports

Chicago History Museum
Graffitti CAN-ables
Roosevelt University
B.U.R.N. 501: Bikers and Burners
Navy Pier
Adler Planetarium
Barrio Car Club
Costumers With A Cause
Kaotic Drumline & The Hideout
Rush University- Community Engagement
Bellydancers on Parade
New Era Dance Group
Sabor Latino
Silent Theatre
Chosen Few Picnic
Martyrs’ Krampus Fest
Rush Hour Concerts / Make Music Chicago
Comparsa la explosiva y sus chinelos magicos
The DuSable Museum of African American History
Lane Tech Marching Warriors
Windy City Ghostbusters
International Beethoven Project
Columbia College Chicago
The Forest Preserves of Cook County
UIC College of Architecture, Design, and the Arts
Que4 Radio, Genesis Art Supply, Paradigm Creative Group, Crown B Studios, Iridium, AM/FM Mag
Windy City Rollers
Michigan City Soul Steppers
Freakeasy Chicago
In The Garden of Neon
Art Side Out Studio & Mask Shop

KICS United Youth Soccer
Los 5 Magnificos DLQ Dance Company
Pullman Morris and Sword

Jefferson St. Parade Band
Wolfbait & B-girls
City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events

DASE, Killian’s Creations and Tsukasa Taiko
Heather Killian
Tribal Stomp Chicago

The Safety Crew
Puerto Rican Cultural Association of Chicago
Chicago Design Museum
Chicago Huaxing Arts Troupe
Hardcore Hearse Club
Haunted Emporium-HalloweenJeans.com
FUSE presents: BELIN
Full Moon Jam
Capn Nemo’s Flaming Carnival