Ghosts and ghouls are coming to town on Saturday, October 29 for the annual Marietta Noon Lions Halloween Parade.
The line will begin at 11:15 am at the Junior Fair building at the Washington County Fairgrounds. The parade begins at noon and will end at the Poultry Building for the Halloween in the Park event.
The Halloween parade is free and open to the public. Prizes will be awarded to children under the age of 18 in four categories: Most Original, Scariest, Best Family/Group Costume and Cutest (five years and under). There will also be a prize for the best of the exhibition. The evaluation will begin at 11:30 am
For safety reasons, pets are not allowed in the parade. Politicians and political materials of any kind, including t-shirts, posters, badges, or promotional materials, are strictly prohibited. This parade is for the young!
The Marietta Noon Lions Club is a service organization whose mission is to provide sight-saving support and services to individuals with visual impairments, as well as activities and financial support organizations that benefit youth in the community.
The Marietta Noon Lions Club was founded in 1924 and is part of Lions Clubs International with more than 1.3 million members in approximately 45,000 clubs in more than 200 countries and geographic areas around the world.