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What Events are Happening in Janesville, WI for Halloween 2021?

It’s Halloween month, and if you’re wondering which place you should visit or what event you should attend in Janesville, WI, to make this year’s Halloween fun, memorable, and scary, then we’ve got some suggestions for you. Keep reading this blog from Frank Boucher Volkswagen of Janesville to find out some of the places and events you can visit this Halloween in Janesville, WI!



Trick or Treat Downtown in Downtown Janesville on Saturday, October 30

A woman walks with two kids trick or treating with a house in the background

What’s Halloween without trick or treat? Join this free family-friendly event downtown that starts by visiting the Janesville Farmers Market at Town Square and hop on and off a trolley that will take you around downtown. While you’re moving around town, keep a lookout for orange and black balloons near businesses because that right there is a trick or treat stop. More details about the event are here.

Spooktacular Drive-In Family Night at Hedberg Public Library on Tuesday, October 26


How about a spooky drive-in family night at a library parking lot for a fun night of trivia and a scary movie of your choice? If this sounds fun, register for this event here.

Show Me Reptile & Exotics Show (Janesville) Halloween SHOW at 3100 Wellington Place on Sunday, October 31

Fancy seeing some slithery reptiles and exotic animals with the kids this Halloween? Visit the Show Me Reptile & Exotics Show at 3100 Wellington Place. More details here.


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Retro City Rockade’s 2nd annual Spooktacular Halloween party & Costume contest at 1944 S Center Avenue on Friday, October 29

Dress your scariest and stand a chance to win $100 in this Halloween party and costume contest! More details here.

Forest of Freaks at The Edge Paintball & Airsoft, 5946 HWY 51 S (throughout October)

Forest of Freaks is Wisconsin’s scariest and longest outdoor haunted forest located in Janesville, WI, off Highway 51, south of Route 11. This haunted forest features scary monsters, clowns, freaks, and more supernatural beings living in the woods. Even better, it lets you choose your own path of adventure. And while you wait for your turn, you can expect some bonfire, hot apple cider, popcorn, candy, and soda fun. Learn more here!


Drive to these events in a new Volkswagen car from Frank Boucher VW of Janesville, WI

We believe the above events will let you make the most of this Halloween with your family and friends, and just in case you need a new set of wheels to get there, or if you’re planning to get a new car any time soon, we encourage you to check out our new Volkswagen inventory. And while you’re here, you may also check out our used cars inventory and see if you can spot ab great deal. Give us a call to schedule a test drive or for more details. Until then, happy Halloween!