Armstrong ready for Halloween

The Armstrong Spallumcheen Chamber of Commerce hosts the Trick or Treat Spooktacular today.

The Armstrong Spallumcheen Chamber of Commerce hosts the Trick or Treat Spooktacular from 3:30 to 5 p.m. today.

Participating businesses will be marked with black and orange balloons. All kids 12 and under, in costume, are invited to join the fun. The Armstrong legion will have hot chocolate at Spirit Square for participants.

The chamber also sponsors the Great Pumpkin Light Up from 5 to 8 p.m. Bring your carved pumpkin to Hassen Arena. As the pumpkins arrive, they will be placed in the display area and outfitted with lights.

The Armstrong Spallumcheen Fire Department will host a bonfire and fireworks at dusk at the IPE grounds.

A bonfire, hot chocolate and hot dogs will be available, along with the annual fireworks display which should begin about 7:45 p.m.

Caravan Farm Theatre will host its 11th annual Walk of Terror from 7 to 8 p.m., followed by Jack Garton’s Demon Squadron live in concert at  8 p.m. For tickets, call 1-866-311-1011.



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