The annual Safe Halloween celebration in downtown Kalamazoo is midday Saturday (11a-1pm) at Bronson Park.

The Safe Halloween is a family friendly event with not only activities but also trick-or-treating in a safe and supervised environment. The city says there will be free cider and donuts while supplies last and lots of candy!

The contests include Pumpkin Racing, a photo contest and, obviously, a costume contest. A pumpkin carving demonstration is also among the activities.

Because of the city's fascination with food trucks, food will be for sale from food trucks.

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“We are really excited to welcome the families in our community to Bronson Park for another year of fall fun,” said Sean Fletcher, Director of the City of Kalamazoo’s Parks & Recreation Department. “It’s always wonderful to see the community come together, the children dressed in creative costumes, and everyone having a great time.”

More information can be found on  the Kalamazoo Parks and Rec. Dept. webpage.

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