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Trick-or-Treat, Events for Halloween 2016
10:45AM / Friday, October 21, 2016
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'Malloween' at the Berkshire Mall in 2014

Trick-or-treaters around Berkshire County and beyond will be donning costumes and ringing doorbells in anticipation of treats on Halloween on Monday, Oct. 31, 2016. Remember to dress appropriately, carry a flashlight and only visit homes with lights on in your neighborhood.

There are also plenty of other fun holiday-related events happening in the Berkshires, too.

Below is a list of towns holding trick-or-treat hours on Halloween, unless otherwise noted. Those towns in crossed out have not been confirmed so check back. If you don't see your town listed and you know the hours, let us know at or 413-663-3384, Ext. 29, or if your organization is holding something Halloween related.

Adams: 5:30 to 7; Adams Lions Club holds its annual Halloween Parade on Sunday, Oct. 30, at 4, beginning from Adams Community Bank on Center Street and marching the Visitors Center.

Becket: 5 to 7

Cheshire: 5:30 to 7

Clarksburg: 5:30 to 7; annual Haunted Hayride sponsored by the Clarksburg School 8th Grade is Saturday, Oct. 15, from 6:30 to 9:30 at Clarksburg State Park.

*Dalton: 5:30 to 7; Dalton CRA Halloween Parade and Costume Contest begins at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27, in the Senior Center parking lot and proceeds down Glennon Avenue, onto Main Street and to the CRA.

Egremont: 6 to 8

*Florida: 6 to 8

Great Barrington: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Hancock: The Hancock Organization of Parents and Educators (HOPE) will hold a "Trunk or Treat" event from 5 to 7 on Saturday, Oct. 29, at the school's athletic field. The community is welcome.

Hinsdale: 5:30 to 7; costume parade begins at 5 and a haunted house behind the fire station at 8.

Lanesborough: 5 to 7; In addition, Berkshire Mall will host "Mall-O-Ween," on Sunday, Oct. 30, from noon to 2 for children up to age 12 and entertainment until 4.

Lee: 5 to 7; Look for stores with Halloween signs in the windows at Premium Outlets' annual trick-or-treat event from 5 to 7, get a bag and treat at the information center.

Lenox: 5:30 to 7; parade begins at St. Ann’s at 5 p.m.; arrive a few minutes early to line up. Parade goes through town and ends up at the Lenox Community Center, where goodies will be passed out.

Lenox Dale: 5:30-7; parade sponsored by Lenox Dale Fire Company begins at 6:45 p.m. at St. Vincent dePaul Church on Crystal Street and proceeds through the village, ending at the fire station on Elm Street, where there will be a party for children that will include prizes.

Monterey: 5:30 to 7:30

*Mount Washington: No designated times

New Ashford: 5 to 7

New Marlborough: 5 to 7:30

North Adams: 5:30 to 7; North Adams Police officers will be in the areas of Barbour Street, North Street and Kemp Avenue, as well as additional streets, dressed in florescent yellow handing out candy on Halloween night during the trick or treat hours; the annual "Boo Bash" at MCLA is Wednesday, Oct. 26, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Berkshire Towers for children ages 6 to 11, accompanied by an adult.

*Peru: No posted hours

*Pownal, Vt.: No posted hours

Otis: 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28;  Kops N Kids in Costume party from 7-8:30 p.m. at Town Police Garage, followed by dance at Town Hall.

Pittsfield: 5:30 to 7:30; parade is Friday, Oct. 28, at 7 p.m. on Tyler Street. The following roads will be closed beginning at 5 p.m.: Tyler Street from First Street to Pine Street; Burbank Street from Smith Street to Morningside School; and Second Street from Orchard to Burbank Street. The remainder of the route, Tyler Street from Pine Street to Woodlawn Avenue, will be closed at 6 p.m.  The Woodlawn Avenue Bridge will be closed as well.  There will be no parking on these streets as well as on Tyler Street Extension to Harvard Street after 5 p.m. Before the parade, United Cerebral Palsy will host a Halloween party for families at 208 West St. starting at 5 p.m. and ending just in time for the Pittsfield Halloween Parade.

Readsboro, Vt.: 6 to 8

Richmond: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

*Sandisfield: No posted hours

Savoy: Little Drummers at Emma L. Miller Memorial Elementary School in Savoy will be collecting change or small bills instead of candy during trick-or-treating; "Trunk-or-Treat" will be held at at the Firehouse from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29

Sheffield: Sheffield Historical Society presents Spirit Fest from 5 to 8 p.m., on Saturday, Oct. 29, for $10.

Stamford, Vt.: 6 to 7:30; the annual Fire Department Halloween parade begins at 5:45 p.m. at the fire house. Children and parents are invited to join and march to the school before trick-or-treating.

Stockbridge: 5 to 7 p.m.; Halloween Parade begins at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, at the corner of Main and Pine streets and marches to the Town Offices for cider and doughnuts. Spooky stories and lighted jack o' lanterns will follow at the library; children wishing to have their pumpkins displayed can drop them off between 5 and 6 p.m. In addition, Naumkeag will run a Haunted House from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. from Thursday, Oct. 27, through Monday, Oct. 31. Advance tickets can be purchased at and reservations are strongly encouraged. Tickets are $15 for members and $25 for nonmembers. Suggested ages for entry are 13 and up though not enforced and ultimately left to a parent's discretion.

Washington: annual Pumpkin Walk is Friday evening, Oct. 28, from 6:30-10 p.m. at Washington Town Park (Route 8) with trick-or-treating from 6:30 to 7:30, hayrides and bonfire.

West Stockbridge: 4 to 6:30

*Williamstown: 6 to 7:30. Also, the residents of Sweetwood of Williamstown will host a Community Trick or Treat Saturday, Oct. 29 at 2 p.m.

Windsor: 5 to 7:30 p.m.

*Same time, day every year

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