Gallatin prepares for annual ‘Scare on the Square’ event

Scare on the Square

The city of Gallatin is gearing up for its annual Halloween celebration, the “Scare on the Square,” slated for October 28. This family-friendly event is renowned in the community for its festive activities.

Organizers have scheduled the setup to commence at 2 p.m., with participants in the pumpkin carving contest required to drop off their entries between 2 and 3 p.m. The contest is one of the highlights of the event, often drawing creative designs and fierce competition.

Starting at 3 p.m., attendees can indulge in various classic treats available for purchase, including ice cream, cotton candy, and popcorn. Concurrently, several Halloween-themed games and a trunk or treat event will kick off, providing entertainment and spooky delights for the younger crowd.

Also beginning at 3 p.m. is the registration for the much-anticipated costume contest. Participants are encouraged to showcase their most creative and spooky Halloween costumes. The contest itself is scheduled to start at 5 p.m.