Halloween Parade

65th Halloween Parade


The Independence Chamber of Commerce holds an annual Halloween Parade on the Historic Independence Square.  The Halloween Parade consist of local businesses, organizations, and community leaders.  Would you like to be in the parade?  Please fill out 2013 Halloween Parade Application and review the Rules & Regulations.

2013 Halloween Parade Application   Rules & Regulations



Trick or Treat

Trick or Treat from 1:30-2:30 p.m. at designated Square Merchants. Join the fun and enter the parade or be a spectator! *Deadline to enter the parade is October 15.  For more information call (816) 252-4745.

Great Pumpkin Contest

Guess the correct weight of our Great Pumpkin, decorated by MyArts, and win a $50 Visa gift card from CommunityAmerica Credit Union!  Pumpkin on display and guesses accepted at
CommunityAmerica Credit Union inside HyVee at 23rd St. and Lee’s Summit Rd. October 17-24.


Pumpkin Carving Contest

This year, the mayors of Jackson County have all joined in a Pumpkin Carving Contest. The pumpkins will be on display at the Jackson County Courthouse October 22nd through the 26th. Vote by donating any amount of cash you would like. The pumpkin with the highest cash value on the 26th will be announced at 3;15pm and the funds will be donated to the charity of the winning mayor’s choice.

Bounce House

Servpro of Lee’s Summit will also be providing a FREE bounce house from 12-3pm on the Independence Square. The bounce house will be located on Main Street between Maple and Lexington.


View photos from the 2011 Halloween Parade on the Chambers Facebook Fan Page.