Trick-or-treating will be held Thursday, Oct. 25.

Washington Township

Washington Township’s Halloween celebrations kick-off this Saturday, Oct. 20, at Red Run Park in Rouzerville. The annual Halloween event at the park will begin at 4 p.m. with a costume parade and judging. Train and fire truck rides will be available for the youngsters from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. and a magic show will be held at 5:15 p.m. If it rains, the event will be rescheduled for Saturday, Oct. 27.

While door-to-door trick-or-treating is permitted in Washington Township on Thursday, Oct. 25, there will be several Halloween parties where parents may take their children. All parties will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Donations of money, candy, cookies, cupcakes and other treats will be welcome and can be delivered to the township office, 13013 Welty Road, or to the sponsoring organization.

Blue Ridge Summit — Sponsored by the Blue Ridge Fire and Rescue Co. and held in the Blue Ridge Fire Hall, 13063 Monterey Lane. 

Wayne Heights /Rouzerville — Sponsored by the Rouzerville Lions Club and held at Cosmic Skate, 11870 Buchanan Trail East. 

Zullinger — Sponsored by the Zullinger Community Center and held at the community center, 4569 Buchanan Trail East.

Trick-or-treat night in the Borough of Waynesboro will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25. Residents wishing to hand candy out to trick-or-treaters should leave their porch lights on.


Halloween starts in Greencastle for the kids in Greencastle-Antrim Primary and Elementary schools on Tuesday, Oct. 23, from 6 to 8 p.m. with Pumpkin Night, an opportunity for students to safely carve pumpkins.

The Borough of Greencastle’s trick-or-treat night will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25. Those who wish to participate in giving out candy are asked to leave their front porch light on.

Antrim Township does not designate a particular night for trick-or-treating.

The Greencastle Halloween Parade will take place Friday, Oct. 26, starting at 7 p.m. Participants who would like to walk in the parade are asked to register at the Jerome R. King Playground beginning at 6 p.m.