Second Annual Monessen Trunk-Or-Treat on Oct. 31

trunk-or-treat2On October 31, the Second Annual Monessen Trunk-Or-Treat will be held at the Monessen City Park walking track, beginning at 5 p.m.

Participants will park their cars along the Monessen City Park Walking Track, decorate their trunks, and pass out candy to children at the event. People of all ages are encouraged to participate in this community event. A costume parade for children and pets will be held at the event, and prizes will be given. Prizes will also be given for the ‘Best Decorated Trunk’.

Registration forms for car entry, pet registration, and child registration are available upon request. Child registration forms are available at Monessen City Schools.

Following the trunk-or-treat, Nightmare On Elm Street will be played at the Monessen Amphitheater, followed by a community bonfire at the fire-pit, at Monessen City Park.

All events are free and open to the public.

People are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets for the movie, and are free to bring music instruments for the informal gathering at the fire-pit. S’mores will be available at the fire, first come, first serve.

The committee is looking for volunteers, vendors, and crafters. Interested parties should email or call President Matt Shorraw at 724-212-6159 for more information.