The annual Fall Festival in downtown Valparaiso will be held this weekend (Friday and Saturday). Friday night the annual downtown trick-or-treat will be held beginning at 4pm. Roadways in the downtown area are scheduled to close for the downtown event. Lincolnway will be closed beginning at 4 p.m. between Napoleon St and Michigan Ave. Lafayette St, Washington St and Franklin St will be closed around the Court House and Central Park. Roadways are scheduled to re-open at 6:00 p.m.
Nearly 3000 trick-or-treaters are expected in the downtown area during this event on Friday afternoon. Please drive with caution in and around the downtown area as many children will be present for the event. The event begins at 4pm and concludes at 6pm.
For information regarding other events scheduled on Saturday, log onto the Valparaiso Festival and Events website at www.valparaisoevents.com.