Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Hallowe'en Fest preparations taking shape as the night of haunting nears
Tuesday night's gathering takes place from 6 to 8 PM and offers the youth of Prince Rupert a safe environment to share in the excitement of the night. Organizers have a range of games ready for the costumed and no costumed alike, though showcasing your Halloween finery will be the featured event, with a Costume parade set for 6:15.
Candy and Prizes will also be part of the 30th annual community event.
The night comes to an end with a band and explosion of light as the Halloween Fireworks display is launched into the air with Mount Hays providing the backdrop for the night's pyrotechnics which start at 8:15, the show can be viewed from the Civic Centre parking lot area.
The Earl Mah Aquatic Centre is also gearing up for the Halloween events with a number of Pool Party events planned over this weekend and again on October 31st.
The community celebration is sponsored by a large group of local businesses and larger organizations, included among those groups are:
Save On Foods, VIA Rail, Canada Safeway, Northern Savings Credit Union, City of Prince Rupert, Prince Rupert Port Authority, the Prince Rupert RCMP and Prince Rupert Fire/Rescue Department.
As the event gets closer so too doest the need for volunteers to lend a hand to make the night extra special for the youngsters, if you can offer up some of your time for Tuesday's event you are asked to contact organizers at 250-62GHOST ( 250-624-4678)
For more notes related to North Coast events see our archive page here.