Trick or Treat Nights in DeKalb County

Here's a quick guide to Trick-or-Treating & Halloween events in DeKalb County!

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum: Trunk-or-Treat                                                             

Sunday. October 28th: 1:00-3:00 p.m.

  • Location:1600 S Wayne St, Auburn, IN 46706
  • Cost: Free
  • Adults must be accompanied by children
  • Similar to children going house to house to get candy treats, they go car to car with museum volunteers and staff members at select cars throughout the museum! 
  • This event is FREE, we only ask that parents be accompanied by children. For any age group.



Eckhart Park Halloween Walk 
October. 19th-21st: 7:00-9:00 p.m.
October. 26th-31st: 7:00-9:00 p.m 

October. 27th : 7:00-9:00 p.m. - Family Fall Party with Costume Contest                                                             

  • Location: Eckhart Park (1500 S. Cedar Street)
  • Cost: $2 per person (Free for Ages 3 & Under)
  • Family Fall Party & Costume Contest will include: prizes, free wagon rides from the DeKalb Horseman’s Association, free face painting, cider, harvest snacks and games.
  • For the costume contest: Wear your most creative, scary or funny costume! No registration required.
  • Questions: 260.925.2997


Downtown Auburn Trick-or-Treat                                                                                                               

October. 31st: 4:00-6:00 p.m.

  • Location: Local Downtown Auburn Participating Businesses
  • Cost: Free

Auburn City-Wide Trick-or-Treat

October. 31st: 6:00-8:00 p.m.




The Halloween Fair & Trunk-or-Treat & 5K Run/Walk

For The Halloween Fair:October. 28th: 3:00-5:00 p.m. 


For Trunk-or-Treat:October. 28th: 3:00-5:00 p.m. 

  • Location: DeKalb Health Parking Lot
  • Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.
  • Cost: Free

Auburn Lions Club 5K Run/Walk

5K Run/Walk: October. 28th: 2:30 p.m.

  • Race Registration Here
  • Race Starts: October. 28th at 2:30 p.m. under the United Methodist Church drive-through canopy
  • Race Ends: The West Parking Lot of DeKalb Health(1316 E 6th St. Auburn)
  • $20 early registration by September 30th guarantees a t-shirt 
  • $25 registration after September 30th and on race day
  • Register as a family $40.00
  • Strollers welcome
  • Questions: 260.925.0885

Family Halloween Skates!

  • Location: Skatin' Station
  • October. 26th 5:00-7:00 p.m: Kids Time:Costume Contest at 6:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $4.00
  • October. 26th 7:00 p.m.-6:00 a.m: All Night Skate Teen Night:Costume Contest at 9:00 p.m.
  • October. 27th 2:00-10 p.m: Family Skate:Costume Contest at 3:00,5:00,7:00,9:00
  • Cost: $6.00
  • October. 28th 12:00-4:00 p.m: Sunday Funday Costume Contest at 1:00 & 3:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $5.00


Explore Halloween at the Auburn Hotel

  • Location: The Auburn Hotel
  • October. 27th: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
  • Donations will go to the Black Pine Sanctuary 


Auburn Church of the Nazarene Trunk-or-Treat


Trick-or-Treat Mud Bog -Tri State Motorcycle Club                                                                                   

October. 20th-21st: Gates open at 9:00 a.m. 

  • Location: 3343 CR 63, Butler, IN 
  • Cost: $10 Gate Fee (Free for Ages 12 & Under)
  • Gates Open at 9:00 a.m. 
  • Tech: 9:00-11:30 a.m. 
  • Kids can Trick-or-Treat while walking from truck to truck
  • Kids 12 & Under ATV Mud Race 
  • Hay rides, food and drink available at concessions 
  • Question: 260.235.0428


City of Garrett Trick-or-Treat                                                                                                                    

October. 31st:

Downtown Garrett Trick-or-Treat: 4:00-5:00 p.m.                                                                                     

Citywide Trick-or-Treat: 5:00- 7:00 p.m.


St. Joe Trick-or-Treat                                                                                                                                   

October. 31st: 5:00-7:30 p.m.


Waterloo Treats Before Dark                                                                                                                       

October. 26th: 4:30-6:00 p.m.


Butler Community Trunk-or-Treat

October. 31st: 5:00-7:00 p.m.

  • Location: Old Eastside Gyme
  • Costume Contest: Judging will be at 6:30 p.m.
  • Those interested in passing out candy should come to the Old Gym parking lot on October. 31st at 4:30 p.m. to begin set-up. *Bring enough candy/goodies for 300+ kids
  • Decorate the " best trunk" and be eligible to win a prize


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