While the city of Cedar Rapids does not have designated trick-or-treat times for Halloween, Tuesday October 31, other surrounding communities do. KCRG recently published this list that you can find at their website. All hours are for Tuesday, October 31 unless otherwise noted. They include:

  • Anamosa: 5:30-dusk
  • Asbury: 5:30 p.m.-Dusk.
  • Coralville: 5:30-8 p.m.
  • Dike: 5:30-7:30
  • Dubuque: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Iowa City: "dusk" until 7:30
  • Mt. Vernon 5-8 p.m.
  • Cedar Falls: 6-8 p.m.
  • Waterloo: 6-7:30 p.m.

Cedar Rapids' Moms Blog posts other Linn County and area trick-or-treat times:

  • Marion: beginning at dusk
  • Hiawatha: beginning at dusk
  • Anamosa: 5:30-dusk
  • Center Point: 5-7:30 p.m.
  • Fairfax: beginning at dusk
  • Shueyville: beginning at dusk
  • Solon: 5:30-7 p.m.
  • Springville: beginning at dusk
  • Swisher: 5:30-8 p.m.
  • Urbana: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Vinton: Downtown businesses from 3:30-5:30 p.m.
  • Walford: beginning at dusk

The Gazette published these additions to the above lists:

  • Bertram: Beginning at dusk.
  • Central City: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Coggon: 5:30-7:30 p.m
  • Ely: 5:30-8 p.m. The Gazette reports that the Fire Department will also hand out glow sticks at the fire station at 1300 Main Street during these hours.
  • Hills: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Lone Tree: 6-8 p.m.
  • Oxford: 6-8 p.m.
  • Palo: 4:30-8 p.m.
  • Prairieburg: No set hours
  • Robins: Dusk-8 p.m.
  • Tiffin: 5-7 p.m.
  • University Heights: 6-8 p.m.
  • Walker: 5:30-7:30 p.m with firefighters handing out treats at Rowley and Ely Streets

Although the city of Cedar Rapids does not have set trick-or-treat hours, it is suggested to begin your trick-or-treating at dusk as most communities do.

If you'd like to visit area pumpkin patches or apple orchards there is an extensive list in the area HERE.

Please be safe, enjoy your Halloween and let us know of any other events or activities we should share!