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Bring on the Costumes: City Halloween Festival

An afternoon of ghoulish activities, contests and trick-or-treating awaits those who attend the annual City of Lakeland Halloween Festival from 1 to 4 p.m. Oct. 22 at IH Park, 4523 Canada Road.

Kim Odom, special events coordinator for the City, said there will be contests for costumes and pumpkin pie eating with first, second and third place trophies going to the winners.

Contest times:

1:30 p.m.  – Costumes including the family costume category

3 p.m. – Pumpkin-Pie-Eating.

Activities this year include:

  • Giant obstacle inflatables
  • Trick-or-treating among vendors and participating organizations
  • Face painting
  • Photos with costumed characters
  • Pumpkin picking
  • Vendors showcasing their products treats
  • Mike the Balloon Man
  • Prize giveaways

Vendors registered to date are Carrot Top Designs, Lakeland Currents, Lift Church, Memphis Grizz, Orangetheory, Pop-A-Lock.

Food trucks will be Memphis Mojo Café and Beakers Sno Cones.

Visit www.facebook.com/lakelandtn for more information.

Flyer courtesy of Kim Odom, Lakeland City Hall