Lettuce Entertain You is helping kids, adults, and families make the most of Halloween with themed events, dishes, flavors, and desserts specials at various downtown venues. Pumpkin carving events, scary sundaes, cookie-making kits and homemade waffles are just a few of the treats in store.
Beatrix Halloween Cookie Making Kits
Available Sunday, October 25 through Saturday, October 31 at Beatrix - Streeterville, River North, Fulton Market, Oak Brook.
The Beatrix Halloween Cookie Making Kits include six Halloween-themed cookies, five icing bags (orange, black, white, green, and yellow), plus sprinkles. The cost is $16.95 and orders must be placed 48-hours prior to pick up.
Shaw's Crab House Halloween Brunch
Sunday, October 25 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Every kid aged 12 and under who wears a Halloween costume will get a free brunch. To sweeten up the deal, an additional course of Homemade Waffles with fresh fruit and an ice cream sundae will be added to the four-course brunch line-up. $55 per adult (plus tax, gratuity not included). Please note, two children can eat complimentary per one adult. 21 E. Hubbard St.
To make a reservation, call Shaw’s Crab House at (312) 527-2722 or click here.
Osteria Via Stato Halloween Family Dinner w/Scary Sundaes
Available October 25 through November 1 for carryout or delivery at Osteria Via Stato, 620 N. State St.
Osteria Via Stato’s Halloween dinner includes Ciabatta roasted garlic bread, Caesar salad, spaghetti with mini veal meatballs, and Scary Sundaes for dessert. Scary Sundaes include house-made vanilla gelato, gummy worms, crushed Oreo, M&Ms, marshmallow, caramel, chocolate sauce and more.
$69.95 for two guests, $94.95 for four guests, $119.95 for six guests (plus tax), 620 N. State St. To order, call (312) 642-8450 or click here.
Family Pumpkin Carving at Beatrix - Fulton Market
Beatrix - Fulton Market is hosting a trio of two-hour pumpkin carving events on Saturday, October 17.
The kid-friendly version starts at 9:30 in the morning (recommended age is 8 years or older and adult supervision is required). It includes apple cider, a pumpkin sugar cookie, and a server for the duration. Pumpkin carving kits include a large pumpkin, a set of carving tools, a tea light, stencils, and a take-home recipe for baking seeds. Tickets are $10 per person (plus tax, gratuity not included). Add on the amount of pumpkins you would like per party for $30 each, plus tax.
Two separate adult pumpkin-carving events start at noon and 3 p.m. (required age is 21 years or older). Each one comes with a kit that includes a large pumpkin, a set of carving tools, a tea light, stencils, a fall-focused cocktail, a pumpkin pastry, a take-home recipe for baking seeds, and a server for the duration of the event. Tickets are $50 per person (plus tax, gratuity not included).
Beatrix - Fulton Market is located at 834 W. Fulton Market. To register for the family event, click here; to register for the noon-2 p.m. adult event, click here; for the 3-5 p.m. adult event, click here.