"Triple Treat" Highlights Halloween Fun in Yukon
If one Halloween event seems fun, how about three in one week? The Yukon Parks and Recreation Department is back with Triple Treat Week. There is an event for any age group and even a little contest for the howling population, at the Mutt Masquerade. Triple Treat festivities are as follows:
Saturday, October 26 - Spooksville at the Yukon Community Center
- Kids costume contest at 2 p.m.
- Carnival and haunted house from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
- $3 per person (Includes everyone 2 years and over)
- Event features a dog costume contest at 2 pm (Mutt Masquerade)
- Call the Yukon Community Center for details at 354-8442
Monday, October 28 - Mummy and Son Masquerade at Jackie Cooper Gym
- Party for boys 4 to 12 years of age and their moms
- Takes place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
- $4 per person in advance or $5 at the door
- Party features a costume contest, spooky music, games, hot dogs, candy and more
- Call the Jackie Cooper Gym for details at 350-8920
Tuesday, October 29 - Spooky Senior Social at the Dale Robertson Center
- Party for seniors 55 young and over
- Takes place from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 pm
- $3 per person
- The social features snacks, music, dancing, costume contest and good ol’ fun
- Call the Dale Robertson Center for details at 350-7680
Volunteer groups and businesses are needed to operate a carnival game and promote their business/group at the same time. This is a free way to promote your business or organization! If you are interested in being a sponsor or volunteer, contact Jan with Parks and Recreation at 350-8937 or [email protected].
"Triple Treat" sponsors are Yukon Optimist Sports Club; Passion Church; Trinity Baptist Church; United Pharmacy; Petco; and Festival Friends: Ingram, Smith & Turner Mortuary; Spanish Cove Retirement Village; Integris Canadian Valley Hospital; BancFirst; and Yanda & Son Funeral Home and Creation Services.
Parks and Recreation is one of Yukon’s best departments. Optimism, energy and opportunity inspire the best in everything we do. To learn more about Yukon’s best, visit www.yukonok.gov or call 405-350-8937.