Celebrating their 28th annual event, the Village Center Mall, in Harlan, will host a “Halloween Boo Bash” on Oct. 31 beginning at 11:30 a.m.
There will be a costume contest for children ages 12 and under with registration beginning at 11:30 a.m. through 12:30 a.m. Judging will be held at 1 p.m. Costumes will be judged on appearance and originality. Gift certificates and ribbons will be awarded.
A pumpkin contest will also be held where all ages may participate. Registration will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. with judging at 12:45 p.m. Pumpkins will also be judged on appearance and originality. Gift certificates and ribbons will be awarded to winners.
Children aged 12 and under may also participate in a coloring contest. Coloring sheets may be picked up at Jewelcraft Jewelers in the Village Center Mall. Completed sheets must be returned to Jewelcraft by the end of business on Oct. 30. Gift certificates and ribbons will be awarded.
“We are happy to be a part of this annual event,” said Mike Forester, owner of Jewelcraft. “This has always been a fun event for the children of Harlan County and we hope to see it continue for years to come.”
Forester added there will be lots of prizes and treat bags for those participating in the event.
“We invite everyone to come and enjoy the event even if you don’t participate,” said Forester. “It’s always fun to see the children in costume and having a great time.”
For more information, you may contact the Village Center Mall at 606-573-2900.
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