SPOOKTACULAR EXTRAVAGANZA

Halloween Fun Event for Families and Pets - Click Here for Photos from the Event

This fourth annual downtown event will be held on Friday, October 27th and will certainly be spooktacular!  Downtown W. Broadway Avenue will be closed from 4:45 – 8:30 p.m. from Boyd Thomas Clothing to Broadway Methodist Church.  Activities will include trick-or-treating, a carnival games area, a carved pumpkin contest, a dog costume contest, and a costume dance party for families!

 

Port-a-potties will be located at the Maryville Municipal Parking Garage with additional restrooms available at Broadway United Methodist Church.

 

A small selection of food vendors can be found at the Maryville Municipal Parking Garage along with area restaurants ready to serve you.

 

Please see "Map" below for parking information.

INFORMATION

Date

Friday, October 27, 2017

Location

Downtown Maryville (W. Broadway Avenue)

Time

5:00-8:00 PM for most activities (with scheduled times for certain activities)

Cost

Free for trick-or-treating and contest viewings

Other charges: $5.00 for pet contest entry

TRICK-OR-TREATING

Bring the kids and their trick or treat bag, and stop at designated areas in Downtown Maryville for some great FREE treats.

Locations

Designated areas and businesses on W. Broadway in downtown Maryville.

Time

5:00-8:00 PM

Cost

Free!

FAMILY GAME AREA

Come play some interactive carnival games across from the Palace Theater in the parking lot.

Location

On top of the Maryville Municipal Parking Garage.

Time

5:00-8:00 PM

Cost

Free!

COSTUME DANCE PARTY

Come join us at the Capitol Theater for a costume dance party!   Tickets will be sold at the door while space is available.  Wear your costume and come move to the music!  The dance party will include popular dance music for the whole family as well as special lighting affects.

Location

The Capitol Theater on W. Broadway

Time

6:00 - 7:15 PM / 7:45 - 9 :00 PM

*Doors open at 5:45 PM.  Arrive anytime during those designated times

Cost

$2.00/person (Ages 2 & under are free)  *No free re-entry once you exit

PUMPKIN CARVING CONTEST

Join us on the sidewalk area across from the Palace Theater (or the second level of the Maryville Municipal Parking Garage, if it rains). 1st place prizes awarded in each category of Scariest, Funniest, Most Creative and Best Youth (ages 6 - 12).

Location

Sidewalk area across from Palace Theater

Rain location: second level of the Maryville Municipal Parking Garage

Time

Setup 4:30-5:30 PM

Public Viewing 5:30-8:00 PM

Prizes awarded at 8:15 PM

*Pumpkins must be set up by no later than 5:30 PM and picked up by 8:15 PM

Cost

Free!

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HOWL-O-WEEN COSTUME CONTEST

Bring your dogs in their best Halloween costumes! (5) $25 gift cards and (1) $50 gift card will be awarded to the winners. Every dog entered will receive a goody bag full of fun dog items!

Location

In the tent and grassy area across from Broadway Towers

Time

Registration: 5:30-6:45  PM

Judging begins at 7:00 PM

Cost

$5.00

*Dogs that attend this event must be good with other dogs and people and on a leash at all times. With many people in costumes during the event, please do not bring any pet that may be afraid or aggressive. Owner is liable for their pet and must clean up doggie waste.

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