If you've got children heading to the Halloween events over the next week, you've likely got a load of candy heading your way!
If you're not interested in your child eating all of it, check the Halloween Candy Buy Back program website sponsored by area dentists. Simply click on the link above, plug in your zip code, and find paricipating dentists near you that will buy back [some of] those sweets!
Here's an updated list of Halloween events in Palatine over the next week for kids, and parents to enjoy too:
Halloween Party at Salt Creek Sports Center, 647 S. Consumers Ave. Wednesday, October 24 from 5 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. Cost is $5 for residents, $7 for non-residents. Pre-registration is strongly advised. Call 847-934-6050.
Trick-or Treat Festival at Palatine High School, 1111 N. Rohlwing Rd. Palatine. Thursday, October 25 from 5 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. Free and open to community children up to 10-years-of-age.
Halloween Party at the Palatine Park District Community Center, 250 E. Wood St. Palatine. Saturday, October 27 from 10am until 2:30 p.m. Tickets $5 Resident/$6 Non-resident/$7 day of event.
**Mask Only Masquerade Party and Entertainment at Smith Street Station, 180 N. Smith Street, Palatine. Saturday, October 27 starting at 8:30 p.m.
Halloween Parade at Palatine Main Library, 700 N. Court, Palatine. Tuesday, October 30 from 10 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. Free.
Trick-or-Treat Festival at Fremd High School, 1000 S. Quentin Road, Palatine. Tuesday, October 30 from 4:30 p.m. until 6 p.m. Free for children up to sixth grade.
Palatine Residential Trick-or-Treating on Wednesday, October 31 from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m.
**Halloween Horror/Suspense Film Viewing at Emmett's Ale House, 110 N. Brockway, Palatine. Wednesday, October 31 starting at 7 p.m. $5 in advance/$7 at the door. To purchase tickets, visit www.bluewhiskeycinema.com.
Parents, you're invited to upload pictures or videos of your or your children in costume, just click on the green camera above!
**Denotes events that are adult only.
Palatine Patch wishes you and your children a ghoulishly fun Halloween!