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Posted on: October 13, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Fright Night in the Park


Get your costumes ready...

Get your costumes ready for a free Halloween event just for kids! Goodwill of the Heartland and Rock Island Parks and Recreation presents Fright Night in the Park on Thursday, October 27th from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Schwiebert Riverfront Park in Rock Island.


Enjoy trick-or-treating, a costume contest, and a fun and safe Halloween event! The first 500 children will receive a free goodie bag! Over 30 community agencies will host various activities and/or trick-or-treating. A live DJ will be spinning fun dance music, Royal Drama Dance Team, LaDerrick Gamble Dance, and a Trill the World dance will round out the main stage performances.


Secret guest judges will be walking around the park handing out costume contest prize certificates to be redeemed for a special prize. You never know who may be watching!


Fright Night is made possible by the help of our contributors: presenting sponsor Goodwill of the Heartland, Target-Davenport, McManus Orthodontics, Community Health Care, Rock Island Animal Hospital, Autism Society of the Quad Cities, Midwest Complete Construction, Jeff James Entertainment, and Pieler Productions. 


For more information please contact Rock Island Parks and Recreation at (309) 732-7275, visit our website at or follow the event on 
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