Trick-or-Treating Postponed in Several Towns in Wake of Storm - NECN

Trick-or-Treating Postponed in Several Towns in Wake of Storm

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    Communities Postpone Halloween Due to Storm

    Communities across New England are postponing their annual trick-or-treating hours due to the storm that knocked out power to hundreds of thousands.

    (Published Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017)

    Communities across New England are postponing their annual trick-or-treating hours due to the storm that knocked out power to hundreds of thousands.

    In Massachusetts, Lowell officials said they are postponing trick-or-treating from Tuesday until Friday, Nov. 3, from 6 to 8 p.m.

    Chelmsford and Billerica also cancelled Tuesday night's festivities because of power outages. Trick-or-treating is now scheduled for Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. in Chelmsford, and 5 to 8 p.m. in Billerica.

    Trick-or-treating was cancelled for Tuesday due to hazardous conditions. Officials in Andover announced that Halloween festivities would be postponed until a later, unspecified date. Eighty percent of the town remained without power Monday evening, and it could be days before power is restored to some residents.

    Communities Postpone Halloween After Storm

    [NECN] Communities Postpone Halloween After Storm

    With many remaining without power across New England, some communities will be celebrating Halloween at another time.

    (Published Monday, Oct. 30, 2017)

    Tyngsboro chose to postpone trick-or-treating from Tuesday to Sunday, Nov. 5, from 6 to 8 p.m.

    Dracut postponed its trick-or-treating from Tuesday night to Friday, Nov. 3, from 6 to 8 p.m.

    North Andover rescheduled its trick-or-treating from Tuesday to Saturday, Nov. 4, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

    In New Hampshire, Merrimack postponed trick-or-treating from Tuesday to Wednesday, Nov. 1 from 6 to 8 p.m. due to safety concerns with downed trees and wires from the storm.

    The town of Newmarket decided to postpone trick-or-treating from Monday to Wednesday, Nov. 1 from 5 to 8 p.m.

    Trick-or-treating will be postponed in Pelham until Saturday, Nov. 4 from 5 to 8 p.m.

    The town of Atkinson will decide Tuesday morning whether or not trick-or-treating would be moved to Thursday night.

    In Maine, Topsham postponed its Halloween parade and trick-or-treating from Tuesday until Friday, Nov. 3 due to downed wires and trees.