October 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday, October 27, 2018, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Start planning now so your whole family can participate this year in the 29th Annual Washington Heights Neighborhood Association Spooktacular on Saturday, October 27, from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. This year’s Spooktacular will take place in Area 8 (55th – 60th; Washington Bl. – Lloyd St.)
Pre-registration is Required – All participants must register prior to the event.
October 13, Saturday, 1:00pm – 4:00pm: St. James Lutheran Church, Back Lot (enter from 59th St.)*
October 17, Wednesday, 6pm – 8pm: Cold Spoons Gelato (5924 W Vliet St.)*
October 20, Saturday, 11am – 2pm: Spirit of Peace Lutheran (5505 W. Lloyd St.) *
$5/child for children or grandchildren of members
$10/child for non-members
Day of Event Registration (5:30PM – 7PM) $10 for both members and non-members* at Spook Central (60th & Lloyd, St. James Lutheran parking lot)
*Cash, check and credit card ($1.00 convenience fee added for credit card transactions) will be accepted at all registration events. All residents are invited to become a member of the WHNA or renew their membership at Spooktacular registration.
COSTUME CONTEST (Sponsored by Rainbow Booksellers and McBob’s Pub& Grill)
Saturday, October 27th at 6:00PM Sharp!
Gather at “Spook Central” (60th & Lloyd, St. Jame Lutheran parking lot) for the opportunity to win fabulous prizes. Be sure to be in costume if you want to be included in the judging! Age groups include: 3 & under / 4-7 / 8-12 / 13-17 / Adult and/or Group
Home Decoration Contest (Sponsored by WHNA Housing & Appearance Committee)
Saturday, October 27th from 5:00PM to 9:00PM
A team of judges in disguise will be out in Area 8 during Spooktacular looking for the best decorated homes. Prizes will be awarded for the most haunted places! There will also be one “at-large” winner chosen from all houses in Washington Heights so start decorating early.
For more information on Spooktacular or WHNA call, (414) 939-4622 (93W-HNA2)
The 2018 Spooktacular will be hosted by Area 8. Area 8 is located between Washington Bl. and Lloyd St. and from 55th St. to 60th St.
Contact the Spooktacular Committee, firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to volunteer.
AREA 8 HOUSEHOLDS NEEDED TO HAND OUT CANDY
Do you live in Area 8? Please sign up to hand out candy to Spooktacular trick-or-treaters. WHNA will provide candy to the first 100 households in Area 8 that sign up! Area 8 households interested in participating can sign up online at: https://www.goo.gl/oXtFcy OR complete and return the form attached to your Fall Highlighter by Sunday, October 21st.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR SPOOKTACULAR
Many helping hands are needed for Spooktacular. Consider volunteering at one of the registration events, help with candy counting, carve a pumpkin for Spook Central, or assist with security during the event. Please contact Andy Robinson to volunteer for this year’s event by sending an email toor call 414-745-9463. Additional information for signing up for volunteer positions can also be found online at .
HELP KEEP EVERYONE SAFE DURING SPOOKTACULAR!
All registered participants must have this year’s Spooktacular band visible on their wrist or trick-or-treat bag. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times. For everyone’s safety, bikes, skateboards, scooters and dogs will not be permitted in Area 3. We know pets are part of the family but please leave them at home during this event so they are not spooked. If driving to Spooktacular, please park outside of Area 8. Area 8 will be closed to traffic around 5:00PM on Saturday, October 27th and will not reopen until approximately 9:00PM. Note that both sides of Washington Bl and Lloyd Street will remain open to vehicle traffic and parking.. Thank you for helping keep everyone safe!
*Cash, Check and Credit/Debt Cards (with a $1/transaction fee) will be accepted at all registration events.