CHICAGO -- The trick or treaters are getting started right about now. But there are a number of other activities for kids.
The District 5 police station has been turned into a spooky haunted house. Police wants kids to stop by Saturday night.
In fact, quite a few places opening their doors for kids during a wet Halloween across the Chicagoland area.
Many are staying indoors. At Chicago Ridge Mall is a fang-tastic celebration with some menacing looking creatures.
On the more friendly side, WGN spotted a pirate, Darth Vader and And even Spider-Man.
Chicago Ridge is one of a number of places across the area hosting events for kids.
For some staying inside is safer alternative to trick or treating.
A number of Chicago police stations have been transformed into haunted houses.
Police are reminding parents of some important safety tips. Some of the tips:
- All children should be escored by an adult at all times
- Do not enter an unfamiliar home
- Do not accept open candy
- Remove masks to see better when crossing the street