For Immediate Release
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Contact: Taylor Lenz
Haunted Happenings In Old Town Manassas!
Come join us on October 27th for a frightfully good time of free Halloween activities in Old Town Manassas. Festivities begin at 10:30 a.m. in the City Hall Parking Lot (9027 Center Street) where little ghouls and goblins can register for the Haunted Happenings Costume Contest Parade, trick-or-treat bags will be provided, courtesy of the Old Town Business Association. The Parade will begin at 11:00a.m. proceeding down Center Street to the Loy E. Harris Pavilion.
Categories for Costume Contest include: Cutest, Scariest, and Most Original
Age Groups: 5 and Under; 6-9 years; and 10-12 years
The activities continue with Trick-or-Treating in Old Town Shops at 11:30 a.m. All participating shops will display a Halloween Pennant in their window. Once your sweet tooth has been filled, come back to the Loy E. Harris Pavilion for free games, food and fun. The event will conclude with the award presentation of this year’s “Haunted Happenings Costume Contest” winners.
This event is provided to you by Historic Manassas, Inc and Old town Business Association. For more information on this event, please log on to www.visitmanassas.org
or call 703.361.6599.
About Historic Manassas, (HMI), Inc.
Established in 1985, Historic Manassas, Inc. (HMI) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization located at in Old Town Manassas, Va. Its mission is to revitalize, preserve and enhance the economic base that ensures the rich tradition, history and charm of Old Town Manassas, Va. HMI is 25-year accredited member of the Virginia Main Street program which encourages economic development and rejuvenation of old towns in Virginia. Included in Southern Living Magazine and Woman’s Day magazine for places to travel, Old Town Manassas was also listed by Washingtonian magazine as one of Washington, D.C.’s “best places to live.” For more information about Historic Manassas, Inc. and details on upcoming community events, visit their web site at www.visitmanassas.org or call 703-361-6599.