2018: Halloween in Delafield
2018 Halloween in Delafield &
The Grand Pumpkin Illumination
October 20, 2018 - 3pm-10pm
One of Lake Country’s favorite events is getting bigger and better in 2018!
For 2018, the iconic Pumpkin Illumination will serve as the grand finale for Delafield’s first annual Fall Festival.
Taking place on Saturday, October 28th from 3PM – 10:00PM, the Harvest Festival will offer activities for the entire family.
•Hayrides through downtown Delafield 3:30PM-7:30PM (From Delafield Library to Municipal Lot)
•Downtown Business Trick or Treating 5:00 - 6:45 PM
•Chili Cook Off with more than 40 types of chili from area restaurants, businesses, and individuals
•Craft beer sampling tent with local brews
•Annual Pumpkin Illumination on The Square at 7PM Sharp!
Along with the activities listed above there will be a KIDS ZONE! Kids activities will be from 3PM to 7PM.
The kids zone will feature:
•Laser Tag by The Siege
•Lake Country Fire and Rescue
•Fall Fest backdrop and photos
1st Annual Chili Cook Off
Over 20 area restaurants, businesses and individuals will be cooking away as they gear up to win the 1st Annual Delafield Chamber Fall Fest Chili Cook Off. Attendees will be able to purchase a Chili Cook Off ticket for $6. Each ticket will get you (1) muffin tin and 6 Hearty Chili Samples. Purchase 4 tickets for $20.
There will be prizes for Best In Show, People’s Choice, and Critic’s Choice.
•Best in Show is judged on booth display; color, costumes, decoration, and originality.
•People’s Choice is judged based on the number of votes cast for booth by attendees
•Critic’s Choice is a chili based award judged by select committee members.
Downtown’s Milwaukee Street will be blocked off and tented to ensure that rain or shine, there will be lots of fun for evenyone.
Chili Spots are FULL
Grand Pumpkin Illumination at 7pm SHARP
in Clock Tower Square
The Delafield Area Chamber of Commerce invites the community down to see the amazing carving by our area schools! See pumpkins come to life at 7PM- enjoy the light and music show leading to hundreds of pumpkins that are lit in grand style! Come see the pumpkins light up at Clock Tower Square - home to Clear Water Outdoor and Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory - located at the corner of Genesee Street and Milwaukee Street in downtown Delafield.
2017 Pumpkin Illumination Sponsored By:
Music at 5 PM By:
Music at 7:30 PM By:
2017 Halloween in Delafield Financial Sponsors!
Chili Cook Off Particpants:
Milwaukee Street Traders
Revere's Well Street Tavern
Wintrust/Home Lending Services
Old Town Beer Hall
Foolery's Liquid Therapy
Lake Country Women's Club
Meet the 2017 Pumpkin Carvers:
Thank you to the children of the following local area schools for carving the pumpkins that are displayed at the event each year!
Lake Country Elementary
Prairie Hill Waldorf
St. Joan of Arc School
All Gods Children
University Lake School
Thank you to Digital Media Lab for doing all of our online marketing!
Thank you to Advanced Disposal for providing a dumpster for clean up.