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Halloween Parade in Downtown Hackettstown

October 26, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm


6th Annual Halloween Downtown On Saturday October 26, 2019 from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. At The Gazebo (Main St & West Moore St).

Hackettstown Main St Halloween Parade And Trick or Treating at the downtown business’s.

Parade Line Up: 2:30 p.m. – at Centenary University – 400 Jefferson St (corner of Jefferson St and West Moore St).

Parade: 3:00 p.m. – starts at Centenary University, goes down West Moore St, to Main St and ends at the Main St Gazebo.

There will be a prize given out for the BEST COSTUME for each of the following groups:
-Infant-3yrs old
-4yrs old-6yrs old
-7yrs old-10yrs old
-Best Pet Costume (Any Age)

Sponsored by: Hackettstown Police Department, Mars Wrigley, Centenary University, Hackettstown Business Improvement District (BID) and Atlantic Health System/Hackettstown Medical Center.


Downtown Hackettstown
Main St.
Hackettstown, NJ 07840 United States


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