Scarecrow Stroll
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Visit the New Lenox Village Commons this October to view a trail of scarecrows, each created by a local business or organization. Hosted by the Village of New Lenox and the New Lenox Chamber of Commerce, this event offers a safe and distanced way to celebrate the season.

If your business or organization is interested in creating a scarecrow, you can register online by clicking here and selecting "Register Now" or you can download the registration form here.

Scarecrow Stroll is a standing public display in the Commons which will be available for free viewing at any time from October 24 through November 1.

A special thank you to everyone who will be creating a scarecrow display:
  • Advanced Eye Care, SC
  • Amy Barkoozis, Baird & Warner Real Estate
  • Anytime Fitness New Lenox
  • Berkot's Super Foods
  • Cherry Hill Homeowners Association
  • Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant
  • Forever Family Dental of New Lenox
  • Hickory Creek Brewing Company
  • Kiddie Academy
  • LincolnWay Community Bank
  • Lincolnway Special Recreation Association
  • M&M Custom Flooring, Inc.
  • Marketplace Creations
  • Moms Club of New Lenox
  • New Lenox Chamber of Commerce
  • New Lenox Community Park District
  • New Lenox Cub Scout Pack 6
  • New Lenox Public Library
  • New Lenox School District 122 P.T.O.
  • Old Plank Trail Community Bank
  • Petals & Twigs
  • Quick to you notary
  • Secure Document Solutions
  • Sidekick Creations
  • Town Center Bank
  • Trinity Services, Inc.
  • Village of New Lenox

One-Stop Trick-or-Treating
On October 31 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m., join us at Scarecrow Stroll for a low-contact way to trick-or-treat for Halloween. After strolling through the Commons to view all of the scarecrows on display, visit our trick-or-treating station. The Village of New Lenox and the New Lenox Chamber of Commerce will provide a bag of candy for each trick-or-treater. Be sure to wear your costume! A set for photos of your trick-or-treaters will also be available.

Please see additional details regarding October 31 below.

Admission to this event is free. Guests of all ages are permitted.

A portion of Veterans Parkway will be closed to traffic during this event to accommodate the event activities. Limited parking is available on the street. Additional parking is available in the south lot of the Village Hall and at Trinity Services.

The New Lenox Public Library and Old Plank Trail Community Bank are open for business during this event. Please help us treat our neighbors with respect by leaving their parking lots open for their patrons. We appreciate your courtesy.

Accessible parking is available in select, marked spaces throughout the Village Commons.

Food & Beverage
No food or beverages will be available for sale.

One free bag of Halloween candy will be provided for every child in costume. The candy provided will be free of nuts.

Additional Policies
No smoking is permitted on the Village Commons lawn during Village events. No pets are permitted in the Village Commons during Village events.

Events and activities are subject to the State's most current COVID-19 guidelines and may be altered or canceled. Please check this page for the most up-to-date details on Scarecrow Stroll.


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      Village of New Lenox
      1 Veterans Parkway
      New Lenox, Illinois 60451
      Phone: (815) 462-6400
      Village Hall Hours:
      Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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