Delafield Chamber of Commerce

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)
•Live Music 
•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
•Rock Wall
•Lake Country Fire and Rescue
•Face Painting
•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!


Title Sponsorship:

Supporting Sponsors:



General Sponosors:



Microbrews by:


Chili Cook Off Particpants:

Milwaukee Street Traders



Revere's Well Street Tavern

Wintrust/Home Lending Services

Delafield Brewhaus

WaterStreet Brewery

Ristorante Lago

Old Town Beer Hall

Belfre Kitchen


Foolery's Liquid Therapy

Response Realtors

Great Harvest

Hillside Chiropractic

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!

Cushing Elementary

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. 


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