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Time to show off your costumes.

Children's Halloween parade.

© Beth Gauper

Halloween in Anoka, Minn. This town just north of Minneapolis celebrates Halloween for a week, ending with a 1 p.m. Grand Day Parade Oct. 26.

Jack O'Lantern Days in Fish Creek, Wis. There will be mask making, pumpkin carving, trick or treating and haunted trolley tours. Oct. 2527.

BatFest in Batavia, Ill. This Fox River town hosts a pumpkin roll, pumpkin-carving battles, "Thriller'' dances, marshmallow shooting and a parade. Oct. 26.

Halloween Outdoor Puppet Extravaganza in St. Paul. This all-ages evening spectacle in Hidden Falls Regional Park features larger-than-life puppetry, fire, song, stilting and jazz brass bands. Oct. 2526, 31 and Nov. 2.

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Last updated on October 21, 2019