The Coldwater Jaycees will host their annual Halloween parade through downtown Coldwater on Saturday night, October 30 beginning at 7:30 p.m. It will also mark the kick-off of the annual Coats for Kids Campaign at the Putnam Funeral Home, with cider and doughnuts. Ken Delaney will be broadcasting from the parade beginning at 6 pm.
Official Trick or Treating hours in Coldwater are Sunday from 5:30 pm-7 pm. For some Halloween safety tips, click here
The annual Haunted Temple will be held at the Coldwater Masonic Temple on Friday, Oct. 29 and Saturday, Oct. 30 starting at 6:30 p.m. The event promises “spooks, witches and goblins to entertain your spook house spirit.” The Masonic Temple is located at 45 E. Chicago.
The Coldwater Free Methodist Church, 200 N. Fremont, will host a trunk or treat on Halloween night from 5:30-7 p.m. The event will include carnival games, refreshments and a drawing for eight bicycles at 7 p.m.
The Coldwater Bible Chapel at 120 S. Jefferson St. will be having an open house during trick-or-treat hours of 5-7 p.m. on Oct. 31. Among the offerings will be hot chocolate, donuts, treats for kids, games, stories, prizes and tricks.
A Halloween parade begins Saturday at 6 p.m. in Quincy, with lineup at 5 p.m. and costume judging at 5:30 p.m. The parade will travel from West Jefferson to South Main to Liberty Street. The parade is sponsored by the Quincy Chamber of Commerce. Trick or Treating will follow the parade until 8 pm.
A Haunted Forest — hosted by the Kountry Kids 4-H Club — will be open from 8-10:30 p.m. on Oct. 29-30. The forest is located on Hoopes Rd., and will feature a “scary good time,” complete with free cider and doughnuts. Admission is $5 per person.
The Bronson Halloween parade will begin at the corner of US-12 and Walker Street at 6:30 p.m. Saturday night. The parade will continue east on US-12, ending at Chicago Street School. The school will be the location of the annual SPooKS (Supportive People of our Kid’s Safety) event. Food, candy check and the SPooKS house are among the activities planned. The event is open to all Bronson area children and runs from 6:30-8 p.m.
In Union City, Southern Michigan Bank and Trust and the Union City Police Department will hold the second annual Child ID program to kick off the Halloween weekend on Friday, Oct. 29. From both 10-11:30 a.m. and 3-4:30 p.m. the program will be held at the Union City Village Office, 208 N. Broadway.
The Girard United Methodist Church will host a community “Trunk-or-Treat” on Halloween from 3-5 p.m.