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Blue Island Park District Halloween Flashlight Hunt

Blue Island Park District will be hosting a Halloween Flashlight Hunt at Memorial Park, 12804 Highland Avenue, to hunt for Halloween goodies! This is a great event for children looking for a challenge or adventure. Participants are encouraged to come dressed in costume and need to bring their own flashlight and bag to collect items. This is a family-friendly event ... Read More »

Halloween Dinner Dance

The Blue Island Eagles will be hosting a Halloween Dinner Dance on Saturday, October 25th. Music by Let’s Party DJ Service with Johnny Wonder mixing it up for the evening. There will be drink specials, 50/50 raffles, trick or treat bags for sale and a costume contest. Best Male, Best Female and Best Group will be awarded, plus there will ... Read More »

Ursula Bielski – Haunted Lincoln Park Zoo!

Halloween with Ursula Bielski is a Blue Island tradition! The Blue Island Historical Society, Blue Island Public Library and the Blue Island Chamber of Commerce once again welcome author and ghost-lorist, Ursula Bielski, for her annual Blue Island visit. She will be speaking for the first time anywhere on her summer-long project, investigating Haunted Lincoln Park Zoo. She was invited ... Read More »

Tree Canopy

Interested in the Future of Blue Island’s Tree Canopy? At the invitation of the Urban Forestry Board and the Dept. of Public Works, Mark Duntemann will help us better understand how to replace diseased ash trees, protect and care for our older shade trees and plan for the the improvement of our natural and beautiful tree canopy. He will be ... Read More »

Halloween Tick or Treat Hours

Halloween Trick or Treat hours on Friday, October 31st are from 3:00pm-7:00pm. Here are some Halloween-Safety-Tips from the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services. Be safe and have fun! Happy Halloween. Read More »