The Corning Gaffer District is hosting a Trick or Treat on Market Street on Halloween from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Local businesses on Main Street will be offering treats at the family-friendly event.
Trick or treaters of all ages are welcome to dress in costume and participate in the event, which will conclude with a costume contest at 6:00 p.m.
Local celebrity judges will be on hand to judge both adult and children’s costumes. Contestants can register from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., and must check in at the Centerway Square Stage within 15 minutes of the contest.
While the judges decide the winners of the costume contest, participants can listen to The Legend of the Gathers story for the first time as it is told by the Southeast Steuben County Library on Centerway Stage.
The following categories will be judged by the local celebrity judges.
- Best 1880s style/ Legend of the Gathers (kids and adults)
- Best Steampunk (kids and adults)
- Prettiest Princess (kids)
- Most Impressive Character/Super Hero Costumes (kids)
- Most Original Costumes (kids and adults)
- Silliest Costumes (kids)
- Best Baby Costume
- Best family costume
- Best overall (kids and adults)
For more details, visit LegendOfTheGathers.com.