Halloween Events And Trick Or Treat Times

The following is a list of Halloween Events and Trick or Treat Times 2021: If your group or organization is hosting an event please email amangan@wvradio.com and the list will be updated as more information becomes available.

Oct 1st-31st The House of the Setting Sun Wendell Manor Hotel and Haunted Barn sponsored by Community Involvement for Kids is open now just follow the orange pumpkins to Greenspring For The House Of The Setting Sun, every weekend in October and Halloween night, plus Special Black Out Nights. Doors Will Creek Open At 7:30pm They’ll Scare The Yell Out Of Ya! https://www.facebook.com/Sadie.Wendell

Oct 26th Join the MSP Explorers Club for their annual Not So Scary Halloween!! They are changing it up a little again this year — not only will it be our Explorers program and Maryland State Police, other law enforcement agencies from around the county will be joining the event!!This year’s event will be held at the Trooper 5 Hangar at the Greater Cumberland Airport from 5pm – 7pm.Come out for a fun night of games and treats!!

Oct 26th Mountain City Center for Rehabilitation & Nursing will be holding a community Trunk or Treat on Tuesday, October 26th from 5:00pm-7:00pm located at 48 Tarn Terrace in Frostburg, Maryland. If you have any questions regarding this event, please call Amanda Kenney, Activities Director at 301-689-1391

Oct 26th Cumberland Healthcare Center will be hosting a Halloween Trunk or Treat from 6-7:30pm

Oct 27th South Cumberland Halloween Parade 7pm.

Oct 28th The Frostburg Halloween Parade is back and scheduled for Thursday, Oct 28th at 6pm! Kids in costume are welcome to join right after the parade for a quick stop in City Place for candy and few other surprises. If your organization wants to be part of the parade, just click on the link to the registration form. https://bit.ly/FrostburgHPRF. Interested in a little bit of early trick or treating? The City of Frostburg has partnered with Frostburg First for Trick or Treating in Downtown Frostburg immediately after the Halloween Parade on Thursday, October 28th! Stop in at the participating businesses, say “Boo!” and impress them with your costumes, and maybe even make an early holiday purchase if something catches your eye. Then, stop by City Place and the Armstrong Insurance garage for even more candy!

Oct 28th The Cumberland Parks and Recreation Department and the Downtown Development Commission (DDC) will be jointly hosting some Halloween fun to try and preserve the Halloween spirit. A drive-up Trick or Treat event will be held at Constitution Park on Thursday, October 28th from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Leading up to the Trick or Treat event, the City and DDC will be inviting entries for several virtual contests:

Virtual Costume Contest – enter a photo of your child(ren) up to age 12. Judges will award prizes for the most creative, best superhero, best animal, best Halloween theme, best character, best overall costumes, and a new category this year will be “Best Family Costume”!
• Virtual Pumpkin Decorating Contest – carve your most creative pumpkin and send in a photo to be entered into the contest. Our panel of judges will award prizes for the most creative pumpkin, the best Halloween theme pumpkin and the best overall pumpkin.
• Virtual House Decorating Contest – show us what you and your family can do, whether you deck your house out with Fall decorations or have the scariest group of animated ghosts and goblins. Send in a photo or video of your decorated home exterior to be eligible to win prizes for having the scariest decorations, the most creative decorations or the best Fall decorations.
All contests will accept entries sent to: halloween@cumberlandmd.gov. They must be received by midnight on Monday, October 25th to be eligible for judging. Winners will be announced on Friday, October 29th and prizes can be picked up at City Hall the following week.

Keep up to date with the Halloween happenings on the City’s Facebook page: City of Cumberland, Local Government.

Oct 29th Register for the 2021 Pumpkin Splash at the Cumberland YMCA. Make a SPLASH into the pool to pick out the perfect pumpkin then decorate it October 29th 5-7pm. Pumpkin decorating supplies will be provided along with treat bags for participants, a fall themed photo booth, and family movie night: “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown”.  Registration Link https://operations.daxko.com/programs/redirector.aspx?cid=8016&pid=8280&sid=112565

Oct 29th Communities In Schools at Petersburg Elementary School and Petersburg High School will be having a trunk or treat this Friday night in the WVU extension parking lot. This event will be held on Friday, October 29th from 5-7 p.m.   ALL members of the community and children are invited.  If there are any questions about this event please contact Donica Canoy at PES or Ryan Colaw at PHS.

Oct 30th Calvary Baptist Church 4th Annual Trunks with Treat. Come out and enjoy amazing trunks with sweet treats! We will also be providing popcorn, drinks, music, and more! Trunks open at 6pm and will shut at 8pm. The event will take place in the main parking lot of the church. Recommended parking is in the Gym Lot. Rain or Shine: If it rains the event will be held in the CBC Gym

Oct 30th Capon Bridge Public Library will be holding a costume parade starting at the River House at 10:30am and parading to the library for stories and treats under the pavilion and parading back to the River House for crafts.

Oct 30th Johnson Heights Neighborhood in Cumberland Trick or Treating will be Saturday October 30th from 6-8pm. Participate by turning on your porch light. You are encouraged to stay outside to minimize contact and prevent trick or treaters from gathering at your door. Streets included are Louisiana, Kent, Memorial, Brookfield, Cecil, Caroline, Arundel, Ridgewood, Warwick, Glenmore, Edgevale. Brentwood, Penhurst, Avondale, Haddon and Greenway. For safety purposes please travel on sidewalks in the same direction as traffic, face masks are encouraged for everyone participating including residents, youth trick or treaters and parents and chaperones. Please maintain social distances and stay within your family group. For more information join the Johnson Heights/Mapleside Neighborhood group on facebook

Oct 30th Knobley Estates in Short Gap will have Trick-or-Treat on Saturday October 30th from 5-7pm. Rain date is Sunday the 31st from 5-7pm.

Oct 30th The Town of Moorefield will hold Trick or Treat on Saturday October 30th from 5-7pm

Oct 30th The Town of Oakland will be holding Trick or Treat October 30th 5:30pm-7pm for children 17 and under. Community participation is voluntary and should be indicated by turning on your porch light.

Oct 30th the Town of Westernport and Bloomington, Backbone Mt., and Savage River Road Area for Trick or Treat – Saturday, October 30th, 6:00 pm. – 7:30 p.m. Rain Date will be October 31st – 6:00p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Also, the Halloween Mummers Parade will be held on Saturday, October 30th at 1:00 p.m. Line up will be at the Westernport American Legion at 12:30.

Oct 30th Come and enjoy some time with your kids at the Bruce Outreach Center before going out trick-or-treating!! Trick-or-treating in the Tri-Towns is from 6 to 7:30; so come and join the Bruce Outreach Center from 4 to 6 for pre-trunk-or-treating, lots of candy, door prizes, games, music, hot dogs / nachos / popcorn, and live music!! Everything is FREE.

Oct 30th Simply Sensations Bakery coming soon to Rawlings Maryland is holding a trick or treat and trunk or treat with vendors, music, pumpkin painting, etc. The Trick or Treat Vendor Event & Bakery Meet and Greet will be held from noon until 4pm at 19203 McMullen Hwy SW, Rawlings, MD 21557-2401 For questions please message Kristi Messenger on Facebook, text 304-203-9799 or contact the bakery page at https://www.facebook.com/simplysensationsfb/

Oct 30th The WVU Potomac State College Athletics Department along with student organizations will host a Trunk-or-Treat event for the Keyser community Saturday, Oct. 30, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., in the J. Edward Kelley Complex parking lot on campus. This event is free to the community. If there are any local businesses or nonprofit organizations who would like to participate in this event, contact PSC Athletics Director Amanda Larkin at Amanda.larkin@mail.wvu.edu

Oct 30th The first annual Boo’s in the Ballroom Band Benefit Saturday October 30th in the ballroom of the Ali Ghan Shrine Club. Doors open at 11:45am, show starts at noon. We have an epic lineup of bands to include Hellfire Empire, Risqué, Zero, Hard Reign, Jaded, Revv, Drunk After Midnight, Tariffs of Jane, Anger Box, all opening for Cumberland’s own Glenn Cannon and the Damage Done, followed by a reunion set of Malice 66. This is a benefit for Mountain Maryland Search and Rescue (MMSAR), Allegany Youth Enrichment Program (AYEPS), and Jenny Kessell. There will be awesome giveaways, raffles and door prizes, as well as a costume contest. For more information check them out on Facebook at Boos in the Ballroom Benefit. Let’s make this an amazing day!Tickets are $20 piece on-sale at the following locations Cumberland: Parkview Liquors Howell Sunoco South Cumberland Liquors Southern States, Lavale: Jolly Roger’s Liquors Liberty Liquors, Frostburg: Pet Wants Valero Tickets $25.00 a piece at the door no refunds must be 21 to attend

Oct 31st Grace Memorial Community Church will be holding a trunk or treat event at 1005 Bishop Walsh Road Sunday Oct 31st 6-8pm in the overflow parking lot with safe family fun

Oct 31st Frostburg City-wide trick or treating is scheduled for Sunday, October 31st from 6-8PM.

Oct 31st Frostburg Dance Academy will be part of a trunk or treat to be held at Lashbaugh’s West parking lot Sunday Oct 31st from 3-5pm

Oct 31st Cumberland Mapleside Neighborhood will host Trick or Treat from 6-8pm. Leave your porch light on to participate. Participating streets include Blackiston, Maple, Michigan Avenue, New Hampshire, Gleason, Utah, Massachusetts, Oldtown Road and all connecting streets. Please maintain social distance and stay within your group. Please walk in the same direction as traffic.

Oct 31st Cumberland West Side Trick or Treat will be from 6-8pm. Please leave your porch light on if you are participating and practice social distancing.

Oct 31st Trick or treating in Fort Ashby will be on Sunday October 31st from 5-7.

Oct 31st The town of Grantsville Trick or Treat will be held on October 31st from 6-7PM. Houses with porch lights on are participating

Oct 31st Join the Town of Grantsville for the first town-wide Trunk-&-Trick-or-Treat event! Beginning at 5:30 p.m., in conjunction with the Grantsville Elementary PTO, will be a Trunk or Treat on Miller Street. At 6:00 p.m. town-wide Trick or Treat begins until 7:00 p.m. Houses with porch lights on are participating.

A few reminders:
— ALL age students 17 and younger are invited to participate
— Please wear masks if you are more comfortable or you are unvaccinated
— Homes with TEAL pumpkins on the porch are part of the teal pumpkin project which means they have non-food treats for children with allergies

If you’d like to sign up to help out the Grantsville PTO with the Trunk or Treat fundraiser portion, sign up is $10 per car and can be done here:

Oct 31st Keyser Trick or Treat night will be on Sunday 10/31/21 from 5-7pm

Oct 31st The Town of Lonaconing’s “Trick or Treat” is scheduled for Sunday, October 31st from 5-7pm.  Anyone interested in handing out treats should leave their porch light on during these hours.  For safety reasons we recommend that all persons participating follow COVID-19 guidelines.  Thank you for your cooperation and Happy Halloween!

Oct 31st The Town of Midland will allow door-to-door trick or treating on Sunday October 31st from 5:00 – 7:00 pm; children up to age 12 may participate.  If you welcome trick or treaters, please turn on your porch light.  There will Not be any costume judging in the Fire Hall. But, we still recommend you start at the Fire Hall because parking is available.  The Town and Fire Company will be handing out treats to the children in that area.

Oct 31st Second Baptist Church in Cumberland will hold a Trunk or Treat on October 31 from 5-6pm