The Weyburn Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Weyburn Tourism and the Weyburn Police Service to host a COVID-friendly Halloween experience on Saturday, Oct. 31 at the Weyburn Mall between 3 and 6 p.m.
Children in costumes, such as at this event last year in Weyburn, will be invited to Trick or Treat to local organizations, businesses, and individuals through the concourse of the Mall. The event is free; however, each family is asked to pre- register through Eventbrite using this link: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/halloween-trick-or-treat-tickets-125512644699
“The Chamber is excited to have the opportunity to work with Weyburn Tourism and the Weyburn Police Service in hosting this fun and safe Halloween event,” commented Twila Walkeden, executive director of the Weyburn Chamber of Commerce. “These three organizations wish to provide a COVID-safe option for those participating in Halloween activities this year.”
If you are an organization, business or individual interested in being a vendor at this event, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Chamber office at 306-842-4738.
If you are a household who wishes to donate your Halloween candy, you may drop off your donations at the Weyburn Chamber of Commerce office between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday. Their office is located at 11 ThirdStreet. Treat bags will be assembled and distributed on your behalf.
The event is free, and each child must have a ticket to enter, with a five-ticket maximum per customer. Pre-registration is encouraged, and tickets are limited.
The chamber is requesting that you limit to a maximum of two parents/guardians per group of children.
The event is for children 12 and under. All children who trick or treat require a ticket. The parent/guardian does not require a ticket.
Ticket registration launches Monday, October 19 at 10 a.m.
There are COVID rules in place to keep everyone safe:
• Groups are limited to six people (including parents/guardians);
• Guests will Trick or Treat in the social group they arrive in;
• Parents/Guardians are encouraged to wear masks;
• Only one social group is permitted at a giveaway station at one time;
• Guests will be provided a Trick or Treat Bag - bringing your own bag is discouraged.