Halloween Parades For Kids In Western MA 2018

October 24: Rag Shag Parade, Easthampton. The 2018 Rag Shag Parade will start at Maple Street School. Parade starts at 6:30pm sharp and ends at the Easthampton Savings Banks parking lot. Dress up in Halloween costumes and collect a bag of candy at the end, and sometimes along the way! A fun family tradition that has been going on forever. Hope to see you there! Rain Date is 10/25. More info.

October 26: Stockbridge Halloween Parade & Walkabout. Marchers will meet at the corner of Main & Pine Street at 6:00 PM and march up Main Street to the Stockbridge Town Offices for cider & donuts. After the party, take a walk-about outside the Stockbridge Library and see lighted pumpkins carved by local businesses and area children. Spooky stories and more treats offered inside. In case of rain the parade is cancelled. Events will continue in the Library. More info.

October 26: Ludlow Rag Shag, Trunk or Treat & Halloween Carnival. Come one, come all to Rag Shag! Admission to this event is FREE! Trunk or Treat will take place in the front parking lot with decorated vehicles and candy for kids. The carnival inside the Club will host free crafts, goodie bags, games, tattoos, and music by DJ Donnie. For an additional cost, food from the 99 Restaurant will be available. Please consider bringing a non-perishable food item to be donated. More info.

October 27: Cummington Rag Shag Parade & Trick or Treat.  Join us at the Gazebo at 5pm to view all the amazing costumes our friends and neighbors have come up with this year!! Children will each receive a trick or treat bag with goodies inside! Rag Shag Parade and Trick or Treating down Main St. to follow until 8:00 pm with Trunk or Treat near the Congregational Church. More info.

October 28: Huntington Rag Shag Parade We will meet at Pettis Field at 1:00 pm and march in a parade down to Stanton Hall. We will have a costume contest, snacks, and children will be able to decorate a Halloween bag. More info.  

October 31: Northampton Parents Center Halloween Party & Parade, Northampton, MA During our regular playgroup hours we’ll have festive Halloween snacks and crafts and a short Parade around half of the block. Parents and children are welcome to come in costume, or children can borrow from our collection of dress-up clothes for the morning! Happy Halloween!More info.

October 31: Florence Rag Shag Parade, Florence, MA  The annual Rag Shag Parade will be stepping off from Trinity Row Park on the corner of Main & South Main St. at 6:00. RT 9 (Main St) Will be closed at this time for the parade to march to the Florence Civic & Business Center where kids can pick up a goody bag. Gathering at Trinity Row will start around 5pm, Judging at 5:30, Parade Steps off at 6:00. Rain or shine.. Postponed if it snows and there is a power outage. More info.

October 31: Greenfield Rag Shag Parade Meet at the Mohawk Mall parking lot at 5:30 to join the costumed marchers as parade to Energy Park for prizes and fun! More info.

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