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Your Guide to Trunk or Treats in NEPA

  • 10/19/2018
  • By Kayleigh
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Your Guide to Trunk or Treats in NEPA

Halloween is right around the corner, and Trunk or Treats are becoming more and more popular! This is a great way to get together with people from different towns and meet the owners of businesses in your area.

Check out the list below and we hope to see you around for these events!

Back Mountain

Geisinger Dallas Touch a Truck Trunk or Treat

Located at Geisinger Medical Group, 1 14 Lt Michael Cleary Dr. in Dallas, this event will also feature a “Touch a trunk” featuring a Firetruck, Ambulance, Bus, and tractor. There will also be face painting, a 50/50, bake sale, DJ, and more! This takes place on October 20th at 3 pm.

Halloween at Fairgrounds Trunk or Treat

You’ll want to stop by the Luzerne County Fair on Wednesday, October 31st, 2018 from 6:15-8 pm. Cars and trucks will be decorated with prices awards to the best decorated area! The fair is located at 3605 State Route 118 in Dallas.

Bear Creek

Trunk or Treat Family Fun Night

If you’re one of the first 300 children to show up at the Bear Creek Charter School on Friday, October 26th from 5:30-7:30 pm, you’ll get a free Halloween bag! All who attend will be able to participate in face painting, an inflatable obstacle course, a haunted trail and—of course—trunk or treating.

For this event, you much register your children in advance. You can register online here no later than Friday, October 19th, 2018. The Bear Creek Community Charter School is located at 30 Charter Way in Bear Creek Township.

Clarks Summit/Abington

Trunk or Treat of the Abingtons

On Saturday, October 27th, 2018 from 5-8 pm the Clarks Green Assembly of God Church is hosting an evening full of trunk or treating, bounce houses, a petting zoo, pony rides, candy, pumpkin painting, and so much more! Learn more here.

Kingston, Forty Fort & Surrounds

The Hoyt Library Trunk or Treat

Costumes aren’t necessary for this event but are welcome. Children, accompanied by a caregiver, can fill their bags with candy handed out in the parking lot of the Hoyt library. Children will also receive a hot dog, a bag of chips, and a drink from the library while supplies last. This will take place on Saturday, October 27th, 2018 from 10-11 am.

Kingston Borough Annual Trunk or Treat

Kingston Borough will hold its Annual Trunk or Treat on Saturday, October 27th, 2018, from 5-7pm at the parking lot of HKQ Law, 600 Third Ave., Kingston, PA.

Vehicles will be decorated, and trunks filled with candy for the kids! Entertainment will be provided by Magic 93. And HKQ Kids will be providing Clip-on Flashing Safety Lights to all Halloweeners.

Pittston/Plains/Laflin

Trunk Or Treat at Susquehanna Brewing Company

Keystone Underground is hosting a Trunk or Treat event at SBC on Sunday, October 28th from 2-7pm. There will be a costume parade from 3:30-4, free brewery tours at 12, 2, and 4 pm, and a food drive to benefit St. Vincent de Paul Soup Kitchen. Donations are made by putting your cans and nonperishables in the trunk you’d like to vote for as best decorated! There will also be a food truck and DJ at the event.

Trunk Or Treat at Planet Fitness

Stop by Planet Fitness in Pittston, PA on Saturday, October 27th from 6-10 pm for a trunk or treat event! Here, Cars of Friday Night are teaming up with Planet Fitness for an evening of fun. Children can receive candy bags from Planet Fitness and visit decorated trunks (some passing out candy!). Prizes will be awarded to the scariest, most creative, and best Fortnite character costumes.

Scranton & Surrounds

Trunk or Treat Family Fun Day

The Greater Scranton Jaycees are holding their 3rd Annual Trunk or Treat Family Fun Day event at the Tigue Bandshell in Nay Aug Park! This will take place on Saturday, October 27th from 12-2 pm. Join them for candy, crafts, and more!

5th Annual Johnson College Trunk or Treat

Stop by Johnson College on October 30th between 3 and 5 pm for food, entertainment by Alt 92.1, and a Halloween themed party! This free event will feature decorated cars and trunk or treating on the front lawn of the North Scranton campus. If you’d like to enter your decorated car, be sure to contact Nolan Renz at 570-702-8912 or nrenz@johnson.edu.

West Pittston/Exeter/Wyoming

Avenue Restaurant and Catering Trunk or Treating

Avenue Restaurant and Catering will be holding Trunk or Treating in the restaurant parking lot on October 28th between 3 and 5 pm. Stop by for trunk or treating and decorated trunks!

Trunk or Treat at Langcliffe Presbyterian Church

The Langcliffe Presbyterian Church in West Pittston will be holding trunk or treating on October 27th from 4-5 pm. Enjoy trunk or treating, decorated cars and trucks, hot chocolate, and more! Entrance for parking will be on York Ave.

Wilkes-Barre, Hanover & Nanticoke

October Spooktacular Cruise & Trunk or Treat

If you’re a fan of the Wilkes-Barre Public Square Car & Bike Cruises, you’re in for a treat on October 28th! From noon to 4 pm, the last cruise of the season will feature trunk or treating! A costume parade will take place at 2 pm and a 50/50 drawing at 3 pm. This one is truly fun for the whole family!

View even more Wilkes-Barre Trunk or Treat events on Facebook here!

JGFC Trunk Or Treat

For a night of games, Halloween contests, food, trunk or treating, and more, stop by Coal Street Park on October 26th, between 5 and 7 pm. There will be a best costume contest, so show up in your best costumes!

To look for even more events going on in your area, check out the Trunk or Treat events on Facebook!

By Kayleigh, 10/19/2018 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.

Kayleigh

Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.

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