Almost two weeks after a traditional Halloween, children in Colts Neck will finally get their shot at a bag full of candy.
Mayor Jarrett Engel announced on Friday that a trunk-or-treat is scheduled in Colts Neck for Sunday at 2:45 p.m. in the Primary School parking lot.
For adults, park your car front first into the lot and open your trunk to reveal your candy. For those who particularly missed the holiday this year, decorating your trunk could be fun! It is suggested that each car have a garbage bag to help clean up after the event.
Children will go trunk to trunk and fill bags of candy.
Safety guidelines and rules:
1. No one is permitted to enter the Primary school parking lot before 2 p.m. Once you enter, you will you will not be permitted
to leave the Primary lot until 4:30 p.m.
2. You must be in the Primary lot by 2:45 p.m. in order to be a participating car. The Primary lot will be closed at 2:45 p.m., whether it is filled or not.
3. You must park your car front-first-in. Please remain in your car until 3 p.m., for safety purposes.
4. Parking is permitted at the Elementary School, for those just enjoying the Trunk-or-Treat, and you can cross over by the Admin building. There is NO Trunk-or-Treating permitted in the Elementary lot. You may enter and exit the the Elementary lot as you please.
5. PARENTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR OWN CHILDREN!
6. Event ends promptly at 4:30 p.m.
7. No homemade goods or unwrapped candy permitted.
8. Carpooling is strongly encouraged!
9. Colts Neck Residents only please.
Happy Halloween, Colts Neck! Make sure you take photos, Patch will be looking for your great costumes for a gallery next week!