'Star Wars' Lightsaber, 'Ben Hur' Chariot To Be AuctionedMore than 2,000 pieces of movie memorabilia including costumes and props used by James Dean and the lightsaber wielded by Obi-Wan Kenobi in "Star Wars" are headed to the auction block.
School Bans Halloween Costumes For Fall Festival, Replaces With 'Hat Day'Some parents in Waukesha are a little miffed after their kids’ school decided they can’t wear Halloween costumes for the annual fall fest.
Last Minute Halloween Ideas For Procrastinators In Chicago
How To Make DIY Halloween MasksUse everyday materials to design your own Halloween masks in just a few hours.
Guide To Costume Creating For KidsCreative and imaginative play often comes naturally from the ever-learning-and-exploring minds of children, so there’s oftentimes no need to spend a whole lot of money on costumes or accessories. Here’s a simple guide to gathering resources for a costume and scene-setting trunk that will keep your little ones’ play time running wild even if there’s a return to indoor play with Chicago weather featuring characteristic all-day rains that are typical for our Midwestern spring.
Halloween Pro-TipsI can't believe it's Halloween weekend and you haven't prepared. Not one bit. What, my friend, is wrong with you? Okay, don't worry. We've got you covered. We've got all the Halloween info you need right here...
Family Fun Guide To Halloween EventsWhat kid doesn’t love Halloween? In Chicago, Halloween is not one day, but more like a whole month. There is no shortage of events and activities to do with your family...
The Halloween Costume That Could...Scrambling to find a last-minute costume for that Halloween party? Here are a few costumes that you probably can put together from stuff you already have.
Guide To Trick-or-Treating With KidsHalloween with preschoolers and toddlers requires more than just planning cute costumes and cute picture opportunities beyond posing next to the bare Chicago trees. Here’s a guide to celebrating Halloween with the super-cute littlest monsters in your life:
Made In Chicago: Costume Designer Virgil JohnsonFor more than four decades, Virgil C. Johnson has been dressing the actors and actresses who grace Chicago's stages.