As promised here's a collection of Halloween information for Ann Arbor and the area for 2008. I'll be updating this page as new stuff comes in.
City of Ann Arbor - offical hours
TRICK-OR-TREATING MAY TAKE PLACE
IN CITY OF ANN ARBOR NEIGHBORHOODS
ON FRIDAY, OCT. 31, 2008, BETWEEN 5 AND 8 P.M.
Burns Park - Costume Parade
from the Burns Park Elementary PTO newsletter:
Our annual Halloween Costume Parade is a much-awaited event in the neighborhood. The parade will begin at 2:15 on Friday, October 31. Weather permitting, we will parade into the park and around the block. Students bring costumes to change into at the end of the day for the parade. We encourage you to come and enjoy.
Ann Arbor District Library
Celebrate Halloween all week at AADL: Kids in grades 4-5 can join us for an alien autopsy at our Weird Science Halloween party on Sunday, Oct. 26, from 3-4 p.m. at the Pittsfield branch or make pirate costumes and treasure maps on Tuesday, Oct. 28, from 4-5:30 p.m. at the Traverwood branch. Grades 6-adult will hear chilling tales of investigations by the SouthEast Michigan Ghost Hunters Society on Thursday, Oct. 30, from 7-8:30 p.m. in the Downtown Library Multi-Purpose Room, and younger kids can dress up for our annual Halloween Party on Friday, Oct. 31, with stories, songs and treats at 9:30-10:00 a.m. or 10:30-11 a.m. in the Downtown Multi-Purpose Room (just prior to the Main Street Area Association's Downtown Treat Parade at 11:00 a.m.).
Year-round costume stores:
Packard and Platt: Fantasy Attic
Enjoy these temporary stores, temporarily:
W Stadium near Pauline (in the former Ace Barnes Hardware): Halloween USA
Other event listing
Ann Arbor realtor Missy Caulk has a list of events around the area.