DATE: October 22, 2012 - The City of Delray Beach will celebrate Halloween with a bag full of activities for all to enjoy on Saturday, October 27, 2012.
"Trick-or-Treat Along the Avenue"
All children are welcome to show off their Halloween costumes and Trick-or-Treat along the avenue and Pineapple Grove (between Swinton Avenue and the Intracoastal Waterway.) This event, which provides parents and children with a safe environment to trick or treat, will be held from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm and is sponsored by the Greater Atlantic Avenue Merchants Association.
At 1:00 pm, children are invited to begin lining up to participate in the Halloween Parade at the southeast corner of Old School Square Park. The Halloween Parade route will go east on Atlantic Avenue through downtown Delray Beach to Veterans Park. This event is sponsored by the Delray Beach Noontime Rotary Club and Professional Firefighters/Paramedics Benevolent Fund Inc. For more information, contact Harvey Brown at (561) 276-0369.
Immediately following the Halloween Parade, all children are invited to join the City at Kidsfest! Kidsfest is a free family event in Veterans Park, 802 NE 1st Street, that features live entertainment, a bounce house, food vendors, a make-and-take craft area and much, much more. In addition, local children's services/organizations that target health, safety and fun will be featured to provide additional information to parents. Kidsfest, which is sponsored by the City of Delray Beach Parks and Recreation, will run until 4:00 pm. For more information, contact Danielle Beardsley at (561) 243-7277 or by E-mail at email@example.com.