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Communities move trick-or-treat night over severe Halloween weather threat

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – With storms in the forecast for Halloween night, cities and towns across Kentuckiana are changing the day children can go trick-or-treating. Some communities have indoor trick-or-treat events planned, as well.

Note: These times are subject to change. Contact your local community officials for the most up-to-date information.

Communities with new trick-or-treating dates (in order by date, then state, then alphabetically):

Wednesday, October 30:

Indiana

  • Charlestown: 6 to 9 p.m.
  • Clarksville: 6 to 9 p.m.
  • Floyd County: 5 to 8:30 p.m. *NOTE: New Albany trick-or-treat will remain on Halloween night. In case of severe weather, the city announced the make-up date will be Friday evening from 5 to 8:30 p.m.
  • Georgetown: 5 to 8:30 p.m.
  • Sellersburg: 6 to 9 p.m.

Friday, November 1:

Kentucky - Louisville Metro

  • Adams Run Neighborhood: No set time
  • Barbourmeade: No set time
  • Brownsboro Farm Subdivision: No set time
  • City of Coldstream: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • City of Hollow Creek: No set time.
  • City of Middletown: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • City of Woodland Hills: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Cooper Farms: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Copperfield neighborhood: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Fairfield: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • City of Fincastle: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Goose Creek: No set time
  • Green Spring: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Heritage Creek: No set time
  • Indiana Falls Subdivision: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday
  • Lake Forest neighborhood: No set time.
  • Norbourne Estates: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Pikes Peak: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Rock Springs neighborhood: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • City of Spring Valley: No set times
  • Seaton Spring: No set time
  • Sun Valley 2A and 2B: No set time
  • Tyler Park: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday
  • Watterson Woods: 6 p.m. until dusk
  • Woodland Hills: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Kentucky

  • Crestwood, KY: No set time
  • Goshen, KY: Encouraging residents to allow trick-or-treating on Friday.
  • Grand Villa in Buckner, KY: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Irvington, KY: 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • La Grange, KY: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Muldraugh, KY: 5 to 8 p.m.
  • Norton Commons in Prospect, KY: 6 to 9 p.m.
  • Oldham County: No set time
  • Orchard Grass Hills, KY: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Pewee Valley, KY: No set time
  • Prospect, KY: The city suggests residents trick-or-treat on Friday.
  • Shepherdsville: Door to door trick-or-treating 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday. Shepherdsville Fire Department Trunk or Treat Thursday night, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Shelbyville, KY: 5 to 7 p.m.
  • Spring Falls neighborhood, Hillview, KY: 6 to 9 p.m.

 

Indiana

  • Salem, IN: Scheduled for Thursday & Friday, 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Austin, IN: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Lanesville, IN: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Madison, IN: Trick-or-treating moved to 6 to 8 p.m. (Red, White & BOO remains on Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. in Brown Gymnasium.)
  • New Pekin, IN: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • New Washington, IN: 6 to 9 p.m.
  • North Vernon, IN: 5 to 8 p.m.
  • Orleans, IN: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Palmyra, IN: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Scottsburg/Scott County, IN: 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • Crandall, IN: 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.  Thursday night if safe; 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.  Friday night
  • Fincastle, IN: 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Friday

Saturday, November 2:

Kentucky

  • Audubon Park, KY: 6 to 9 p.m.
  • Campbellsville, KY: 5 to 8 p.m.
  • Taylor County, KY: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Indiana

  • Jeffersonville, IN: Saturday is an additional day of trick-or-treating from 6 to 9 p.m. It will be allowed on Halloween, as well.
  • Milltown, IN: 6 to 8 p.m. (Zombie Walk at 8:30 p.m.)

Monday, November 4:

  • Carrollton, KY: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Trimble County, KY: 6 p.m. to ?

Places with special indoor trick-or-treat events on Thursday, October 31:

(Click on the business name for more information on the event.)

Bardstown, KY:

  • Event held at Dean Watts Park has moved indoors to the Guthrie Opportunity Center

Louisville:

Shepherdsville, KY:

Elizabethtown, KY:

Clarksville, IN:

Madison, IN:



Trick-or-treat Events NOT on Halloween night:

Tuesday, October 29:

Saturday, November 2:

  • The Bluegrass Center for Autism, 9810 Bluegrass Pkwy, is hosting a special trunk-or-treat event designed to accommodate children with autism. It's a free event from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Halloween Safety Tips:

  • If you want to brave the weather, a poncho or umbrella will probably be in order. Check in with the WAVE 3 Storm Tracking Team for more information as the day draws near. Make sure you have flash lights and/or reflective gear to increase your visibility to cars in cloudy weather and darkness.
  • For information for making it a safe Halloween, watch the video above. WAVE 3 News Weekend Sunrise talked with a nurse from Kosair Children's Hospital for practical advice on keeping your kids safe.
  • Other safety tips from the Louisville Metro Health Department can be found here.

If you are aware of other indoor trick-or-treating options in Kentuckiana and want them added to the list, please email pix@wave3.com with the information.

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