Have fun this Halloween with these community events
Trunk or Treat event
Faith Community Church of New Richmond will hold its annual Trunk or Treat event on Wednesday, Oct. 25, from 6-8 p.m. The church will also host a pillow drive for Grace Place. Participants and attendees are being encouraged to bring a new pillow to the event. The event will also feature games for kids and a spaghetti dinner.
WITC-New Richmond will host a free family event for the public, the "Halloween Extravaganza." The event will go from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26, at WITC and will include a haunted house, hayrides, games, activites and more. WITC asks that attendees bring non-perishable items for Five Loaves Food Shelf.
A Halloween Haunted House will take place at 208 Jewell Street in Star Prairie (across from the ballpark), from 6-9 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 27. The event is sponsored by the SPCC and tickets are available at the Star Prairie Ballpark.
The Somerset Lions Club will host a Haunted Hayride Saturday, Oct. 28, from 6-9:30 p.m. at the Village Park. Cost is $5 per ride, $10 per family. All ages welcome, recommended for ages 6-plus.
State park event
The Willow River State Park will present its Halloween Bash on Saturday, Oct. 28, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Nature Center. Join Friends of Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks and PowerUp on this fun, even spooky evening with free snacks, crafts, storytelling and more. The event is free to attend, but vehicle admission into the park is required. Please call 715-386-9340 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The Hazel Mackin Community Library will host a Halloween Extravaganza from 5:30-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 31. The event will include a light meal of hotdogs and chips, and a family friendly magic show with "Bob the Magician" starting at 6 p.m.
Safe Trick or Treating
Participating downtown New Richmond businesses will be open starting at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 31 for the City of New Richmond's annual Safe Trick or Treating event.
The Friday Memorial Library will be open for Trick-or-Treating from 1-5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 31.
The Somerset Chamber will host its third annual Trick-or-Treat event at local businesses in Somerset. The event will take place from 1-4 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 31. Participating Businesses will be listed on the chamber's website homepage and across all of its social media platforms, on the community calendar and other events groups, etc.
Haunted Town Hall
Everyone is invited to the Somerset Town Hall for the annual "Haunted Hall" event on Tuesday, Oct. 31, from 4:30-7 p.m. for spooky treats and games.