- Category: Community News
- Published on 26 October 2013
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
The 23rd annual Trick-or-Treat Around the Square is set for Thursday, October 31 from 5 to 7 p.m. in downtown Mount Vernon. The evening of safe fun for area toddlers through pre-teenage children is sponsored by the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce,
area organizations, local businesses, and merchants. There is no cost to enter a business for the window or merchant dress-up contest or as a treat stop. The deadline to have your business judged for the contests this year at Halloween is Monday, Oct. 28. For more information, see the Oct. 24 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.