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Downtown Safe Halloween Returns to Sprint Pavilion Saturday October 26

Post Date:10/23/2019 5:32 PM
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Kate Purnell
Charlottesville Parks and Recreation
October 24, 2019

Downtown Safe Halloween Returns to Sprint Pavilion Saturday October 26

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - The City of Charlottesville's annual Downtown Safe Halloween Festival will take place on Saturday, October 26 2019 from 2pm - 4:30pm at the Sprint Pavilion.

This fun, family-friendly event features performances by Brushwood’s School of Dance and Air Raid Juggling, “The Unsuitables”, a costume contest, a giant slide & obstacle course, pumpkin bowling, DJ, make & take crafts, games, and much more! There will be over twenty fun attractions and activity stations in all. The event concludes with safe trick-or-treating on the downtown mall at participating stores.

The event is free and open to the public!

Event Schedule

2:00 PM – Event Starts/Registration for Costume Contest

2:15 PM – Ages 1-6 (individual) Costume Contest

2:30 PM – Ages 7-12 (individual) Costume Contest

2:45 PM – Groups Costume Contest

3:00 PM – AirRaid Jugglers

3:30 PM – Brushwood’s School of Dance

4:30 PM – Trick-or-Treating Starts

The year's event is presented by Charlottesville Parks & Recreation in conjunction with Bama Works, Wegmans and the Downtown Business Association of Charlottesville.

The Sprint pavilion is located on the east end of the historic downtown mall.

For more information please call (434) 970-3260 or visit

Persons with disabilities may request reasonable accommodations by contacting or (434) 970-3182.
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