The Second annual Freakytown event will be held Saturday, October 30.
The event is hosted by Fredericktown Revitalization Initiative (F.R.I.) members.
Businesses and residents are encouraged to participate by reserving trunk or treat spaces in the Historic Courtsquare District. The Main Streets will be blocked off from traffic starting at 4 p.m. (for set-up ONLY), Trick or Treating and games will not begin until 5 and will end at 8 p.m. Many businesses, groups and residents have already signed up to host games and activities as well as to hand out treats!
Registration for the costume contest (sponsored by New Era Bank) will begin at 5 p.m. on the stage in the park on North Main Street. Immediately after the costume contest there will be storytelling on the stage. At 7 p.m. the Republican Club will be showing “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” near the Farmer’s Market pavilion, also on North Main.
Other expected activities starting at 5 p.m. are Nu Zeta Witches Brew, face painting, pumpkin decorating, and a professional photographer to capture you in your scary costumes. Many other games and activities will be available including more story telling at the Ozark Regional Library.
In addition to last year’s Civil War Ghost surgeons there will be a new feature provided by the Higdon Christian Church “Sailing for Christ Treasure Treat,” featuring a Pirate Ship and treats for the children.
Madison Medical Center will set up a shadow surgery! Nate & Allie J’s will be hosting 5 great bands for even more entertainment opportunities!
For more information or to reserve your Freakytown space contact: Debby Boone 783-8975, Carol LaChance 783-9240 or Kyle Wright 631-1347.
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Trick or Treating in Fredericktown will also be held, Saturday, October 30. Please remember to watch for ghosts and goblins wandering the neighborhoods and crossing streets.
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Trunk or Treating at the Christian Church on West Main, will also be held 5-8 p.m., October 30 in the back parking lot.
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“The Decision,” a play about the hidden conflicts and consequences of decisions will be held at 6 p.m., Saturday, October 23, and at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m., Sunday, October 24, at Calvary Temple Church.