The Mount Vernon Downtown Association presents Safe Trick-or-Treating on Tuesday, October 31, from 3:30 - 5:30 pm, followed by a costume contest at the Lincoln Theatre.
Bring the family to downtown Mount Vernon for the annual Halloween trick or treating and as part of the fun, enter your kids (or yourselves) in the costume contest we are hosting at the Lincoln starting at 5:30 pm.
The Magnificent Marlin returns as Master of Ceremonies for event that includes monsters, and ghouls,princesses, and frogs,superheroes, and villians, in age appropriate groups onstage and our panel of judges will pick the lucky winners. Calling all witches and goblins, princesses and robots, movie stars and Super Heroes! Locals are invited to participate in a safe Trick-or-Treating event Tuesday, October 31, 3:30-5:30 pm on First Street, from Kincaid to Division in Downtown Mount Vernon. At 5:30 pm, the public is invited to join in the annual Costume Contest at the Lincoln Theatre. 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place prizes will be awarded in age categories 0-4, 5-8, 9-12, 13-17 and Young At Heart (18+). Prizes will also be awarded for our new category: Best Multi-Party Group (2 or more characters illustrating a common theme). Last year’s contest drew a packed house of contestants and spectators!