If you’ve been wondering if Parker is doing anything for Halloween this year your wait is over. Trick or Treat on Mainstreet was made possible by the generous organizers the CCRV Rotary Club.
Trick or Treat on Mainstreet is happening October 31, 2014
October 31, 2014 3:30 -7:30 p.m. in O’Brien Park & Mainstreet
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Trick or Treat on Mainstreet is FREE to the public.
This Halloween tradition that is run by the Cherry Creek Valley Rotary Club is something the entire community looks forward to each year.
Kids of all ages are encouraged to dress up as your favorite characters whether it be astronauts and princesses, pumpkins or football players all are welcome to join in the festive fun.
You’ll start your adventure at O’Brien Park in Old Town Parker to celebrate Halloween in a fun and safe environment.
The gazebo is home to frightful fun and ghoulish games before setting off on your quest for sweets. Many of the shop owners all along East Mainstreet and in the Baskin Robbins shopping center will have candy and treats for the little goblins in your family.
Center Square Entertainment
4:30, 5:30 and 6:30 – Random Acts of Theater
5:00, 6:00, and 7:00 – The Parker Senior Center
- 3 different inflatables, including one for smaller children.
- Roaming characters such as Big Bird, Barney, Winnie the Pooh, Sponge Bob, and more.
- Carnival type games like Ring Toss and Stand a Bottle.
- And of course, don’t forget the candy
Local businesses may participate but the event in several ways. The participation fee is a donation to the Rotary Foundation and is tax deductible. Please contact info@trickortreatonmainstreet.
Be sure and bring your camera to snap keepsake fall shots of all the fun your family is having and a Trick or Treat bag to hold all your tasty treasures.
The Parker Police Department will be on hand helping with traffic and keeping everyone safe.
Our favorite moment from past Trick or Treat on Mainstreets : Thriller Flash Mob
For more information or to volunteer please visit the Rotary website here ccvrotary.org
The Parker Adventist Hospital is the major sponsor for this free to the public event. Please let them know how much you enjoyed yourself if you see them at their booth handing out candy. Please see the other event sponsors for this event here.
Who puts on Trick or Treat on Mainstreet?
The Cherry Creek Valley Rotary Club has sponsored Trick or Treat on Mainstreet since its inception in 2007.
Why does The Cherry Creek Valley Rotary Club host Trick or Treat on Mainstreet?
The Cherry Creek Valley Rotary Club has several fund-raisers throughout the year including the Smokin’ Brew Barbeque and Parker Days Parker Station parking lot. The CCV Rotary Club hosts Trick or Treat on Mainstreet as a thank you to the Parker community for their support of our fundraising efforts, which go toward helping the community and world. The event also allows Parker businesses to thank the community for supporting their businesses as well.
What is Rotary?
Rotary International is an international service organization whose stated purpose is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian services, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world. It is a secular organization open to all persons regardless of race, color, creed, religion, gender, or political preference. Rotary’s motto is “Service above Self.”
What does CCV Rotary do for the local community?
CCV contributes financially as well as by volunteering at several local organizations including: Homes for our Troops, Project Sanctuary, Women’s Crisis Shelter, Parker Food Bank and Douglas County Support Center. The CCV Rotary also provides dictionaries to Parker 3rd graders and copies of the Constitution to Parker 5th graders. The club organizes and hosts the Smokin’ Brew Barbeque every Labor Day weekend. While this is a fund-raiser for the club, the event brings vendors and patrons to Parker who contribute to the local economy.
Why do you charge businesses to participate?
The CCV Rotary club makes a significant financial contribution to the event. The donations made by sponsors help off-set some of the expenses involved with hosting Trick or Treat on Mainstreet.