10+ Fun Fall Activities Happening in Chicago – Traveling to Chicago, IL in Octoberby jazminmarie United States, Illinois, Chicago
It’s officially October in Chicago and Fall festivities have begun! This time of year the weather is chilly, the drinks are warm and there are so many activities to do in Chicago, Illinois. Since the weather is significantly cooler, I feel like I could walk around outside for hours, so I’ve listed some fun activities that you can participate in this weather. Here are a few activities happening in Chicago, Illinois during the month of October:
Chicago Events Happening in October
Go to the Lincoln Square & Ravenswood Apple Fest. (Oct 1-2)
Attend the Chicago Beer Festival at The Field Museum. (Oct 8th)
Run the Chicago Marathon. (Oct 9)
Attend the Chicago International Film Festival. (Oct 12-23)
Walk the Upside Down Halloween Parade near Washington Park. (Oct 22)
See the Halsted Halloween Night Parade. (Oct 31)
Free Admission Activities for October in Chicago
Hike the trails at Riverbank Neighbors Park.
Chase the Alphabet Monster near Lincoln Yards.
Walk around some of Chicago’s gorgeous parks.
Visit the animals at Lincoln Park Zoo.
Admire the detailing on some of Chicago’s grandest fountains.
Go on a street art tour in one of Chicago’s neighborhoods.
Try a free walking tour of Old Town.
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