Time to join the zombies, superheroes and princesses at the annual Spooktacular Halloween Carnival and Trick or Treating event in Downtown Morganton, NC on Monday, October 31st, 2011.This annual event is sponsored by the Morganton Downtown Development Association, with the help of the City of Morganton Recreation Department.
The merchants downtown offer candy - lots and lots of candy! - to trick ot treaters from 3 to 5 pm. After trick or treating, there will be free hayrides, bounces (sponsored by Journey Church) and free games (compliments of the city Rec Department).
There's also a children's Costume Contest, which opens registraition at 3:30 pm and has judging beginning at 5 pm. Prizes include Downtown Bucks, which can be redeemed at downtown businesses, and will be given for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places by age group.
Don't forget the Food Drive between the Old Courthouse and Marquee Cinemas, held to re-stock badly depleted food pantries countywide.
So much to do - join us in Downtown Morganton NC!!