ABINGDON, Va. (WJHL) – The Town of Abingdon is reminding residents of the Town Ordinance pertaining to trick-or-treating on Halloween.
According to a release from the town, Abingdon does observe Halloween but limits trick-or-treating to children ages 12 and under on October 31.
The release also says all trick-or-treat visits should be finished before 10 p.m.
The Town of Abingdon says it is leaving trick-or-treating participation up to residents’ discretion, due to COVID-19.
The release says Washington County, Virginia is currently in the “orange zone” in terms of COVID-19 cases. To view CDC trick-or-treat guidelines for “orange zone” communities, click here.
The Town recommended four other events as alternatives to trick-or-treating:
- October 24, 2020- Drive-Thru Trick or Treating – Haunted Hill at William King Regional Arts Museum from 5:30 PM-7:30 PM.
- October 30, 2020– Family Campfire Night & Spooky Story Time at SWVA 4-H Center.
- October 30 & 31, 2020- Halloween at the Moonlite Drive-In.
- October 31, 2020- Abingdon Main Street Halloween Scavenger Hunt from 3:00 PM-7:00 PM.
You can also find more Halloween events on News Channel 11’s online list by clicking here.