There’s Nothing Else Quite Like This Creepy Casket Race In Illinois
There’s a one-of-a-kind Halloween event that takes place in Northern Illinois each year, and it’s about time everyone knew about it. Clear your calendar for Forest Park’s creepy casket race this month.
Creativity and dark humor come together at this fabulous and unique fall festival. Scroll on for more details.
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Forest Park’s 6th Annual Casket Races will take place along Beloit Ave., Forest Park, IL 60130, and you can learn more on the town’s website or Facebook page.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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