Halloween is almost here, and Wise County’s six towns and the city of Norton will mark the annual event with trick-or-treating and other festivities. Below is a rundown of local Halloween events:
• Appalachia: Information was not available by press deadline.
• Big Stone Gap: Trick-or-treating, 5-8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31. The town will also host a Halloween Carnival during the same time at Bullitt Park. Candy, cakewalk, games, hayrides, and prizes. Ages 13 and under welcome.
• Coeburn: Trick-or-treating, 6-9 p.m., Monday, Oct. 31. The town will also host a Trunk-or-Treat event during the same time on Front Street.
• Norton: Trick-or-treating, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 31.
• Pound: 5:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31.
• St. Paul: Trunk-or-Treat, 5-7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31. Fourth Avenue. Prizes for costume contest and best decorated trunk. Kids of all ages welcome. Trick-or-treating in neighborhoods will also be held from 5-9 p.m.
• Wise: Trick-or-treating, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31.