Start planning your Halloween costume & mark your calendar for the Downtown Newton Halloween Spooktacular on October 29th from 5:00pm – 8:00 pm.
Costume contests, games, trick-or-treating & trunk or treat will be ongoing around the 1924 Courthouse Square. Dress up your four-legged friends & be downtown by 5 p.m. for the Howl-O-Ween Spooktacular Costume Contest. Participants will compete for the Best Overall Handmade Costume & Best Overall Commercial Costume in canine and/or non-canine divisions.
The Ghouls and Goblins Costume Contest begins at 6 p.m.. Two categories, original (handmade) & commercial, with one winner in each of the following age groups: 0-3, 4-7, 8-12, 13-17, and 18+. Each participant will receive a goody bag. Pre-registration required. Entries will be accepted for the contest 4 to 4:30 p.m. and Ghouls and Goblins entries accepted from 5 to 5:30 p.m. on the day of the event.