Afternoon into early evening generally are considered the best time for trick-or-treating.
Here is a roundup of the trick-or-treating hours recommended by municipal and police officials in the Tri-Cities area:
- St. Charles: Between 3 and 7 p.m.
- Batavia: 4 to 7 p.m.
- Campton Hills: 4 to 8 p.m.
- Geneva: 3 to 7 p.m.
- South Elgin: 3 to 7 p.m.
- West Chicago: 3 to 7 p.m.