Downtown Kalamazoo Skeletour

A graphic with skeletons for the 2023 Skeletour in Downtown Kalamazoo

Downtown Kalamazoo is set to come alive with the spirit of Halloween this October as it hosts the Metro Toyota Skeletour, a month-long celebration filled with events and activities for all ages. Starting October 6, over 40 skeletons will be placed throughout downtown Kalamazoo sponsored by businesses, nonprofits, and community organizations. Every skeleton is designed to transform downtown into an adventure that allows visitors and community residents to find the skeletons, visit shops, eat, and celebrate the power of small businesses and the community that creates a tradition of celebrating the Halloween season.

• October 6- 31 – Metro Toyota Skeletour, Skelfie Tour, Passport Card, and Find Spidey Contest
• October 14 – Boos In The Zoo, hosted by Downtown Kalamazoo Shops,on the Kalamazoo Mall, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
• October 14- 31 – Skeletour Bar Crawl, Sponsored by Discover Kalamazoo
• October 20 – Skeletour’s First Adult Costume Party sponsored by Cannamazoo,on the North Kalamazoo Mall, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

As the events unfold in October, follow along on social media (@downtownkalamazoo) to receive updates on the Skelfie Tour, Bar Crawl Passport Card, and the weekly Find Spidey Contest where there will be clues to find the poster downtown and win a variety of prizes from Metro Toyota.

View the Skeletour Map

Skeletour Bar Crawl

The Skeletour Bar Crawl Starts on Friday, October 14! It's easy to download your passport and check-in at all the participating bars and restaurants for a chance to win $100 Downtown Dollars!

  1. Scan the QR Code at a participating location
  2. Add the FREE Passport to your cart (scroll down to find the Skeletour Bar Crawl and click Add To Cart)
  3. Complete the check out process (we'll just ask for your name, phone number, and email address)
  4. Click Access My Items
  5. An ad for the Skeletour will display. Click View
  6. Pick which location you want to check-in to  
  7. Click Check-In and enter each pin number to add to your digital passport!  

Or you can download your passport now and access it later with your email address by scanning a QR code. 

Download Your Passport Now

Post for the Skeletour Bar Crawl featuring images of cocktails and participating locations


  • Friday, October 06, 2023 | 05:00 PM - Tuesday, October 31, 2023 | 11:59 PM


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