Date: Saturday, October 30, 2021
South City Park, 1524 S. Market St, Opelousas, LA 70570
Activities: Trail walk with candy, photo opportunities
Time: 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Special Needs: 3:30 pm – attendees with special needs will be able to access the trail starting at this time.
Parking: Please use entrances from Market and/or Court Street for parking. Additional parking will be available at Donald Gardner Stadium.
- For safety of our little ones, the boulevard at the park will be closed for general parking.
For Sponsor Information
Set-up: 10 am – 3:00 pm
Deadline: Please register by Monday, October 22, 2021
How to Register: To participate or donate toward the event, complete the online form or download a copy of the form to fill out and email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to: Opelousas Tourism, 828 East Landry Street, Opelousas, LA 70570.
Organization Involvement: Participating organizations are asked to dress in costume and hand out candy to event participants. Organizations are encouraged to festively decorate their area; however, it is not required.
Costumes are highly encouraged because, well its Halloween for one thing and we’re giving out a prize for the Most Spirited Team and Best Decorated Space.
Please let us know if you would like to make a donation towards the prize baskets. It could be an item or gift certificate.
Participation (Vendors/Business) Requirements
Please provide enough candy or other child-friendly give-away for up to 1500 children.
Provide a volunteer(s) to man your assigned spot and pass out your candy to attendees along the trail.
- Spots on where to set up along the trail will be marked; however, the spots will be on a first come basis.
- Bring your own table.
- Pop-up tent (Optional, but encouraged) Please have your tents and/tables areas set up no later than 3:00 p.m. (Set up will begin at 10 a.m.)
- Hand Sanitizer (If you are not able to bring your own, please let us know)
- At this point, we are unsure if we will be able to provide any electricity, so please plan decor accordingly and consider using battery lights.
We will follow safety guidelines for this event and ask that each participant is wearing a face covering and maintain social distance guidelines. There will be a minimum of 6ft or more distance between spots. Frequent hand sanitizing and gloves are encouraged.
Trail Booth Sponsors
Opelousas Kiwanis Club
City of Opelousas
Opelousas Fire Dept Safe House
Opelousas Main Street
Representative Dustin Miller
Life Spaces by Sharaina
Doran & Cawthorne PLLC
Sunshine Bleu Academy
Children of Grace Daycare and Preschool
Grace Foundation’s of St. Landry
CASA of St. Landry-Evangeline
Epiphany Opelousas an Episcopal Church
Sigma Gamma Rho- Epsilon Alpha Sigma
Dance Notes, LLC
AL JINN Temple #232
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc-Lambda Beta Omega Chapter
Opelousas Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc.
Last modified: October 21, 2021