HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!! ***Come and see us on Halloween for treats!*** (Tips for safe Trick or Treats)

October 22nd, 2018

It is that time again! Ghosts, Goblins, Pumpkins and FUN! Cooler weather, Carving that great Jack O Lantern. and of course TRICK OR TREATING!!! Here are a few pointers for a safe Halloween:

  • Escort any younger kids while trick-or-treating 
  • Set a specific time for your kids to be out 
  • Always know who is trick-or-treating with your kids
  • Make sure your kids know to never enter any homes 
  • Inspect all candy and treats before your kids eat the, 
  • Only give our commercially wrapper candy 
  • Consider pacing reflective or glow tape on costumes 
  • Kids should carry a flash light or some form of light device 

And a few tips for the trick or treaters:

  • Don’t trick-or-treat alone 
  • Do not take short cuts through alleys and buildings 
  • Stay on sidewalks when possible 
  • Never approach someone in a car who is offering candy 
  • Look both ways before crossing a street
  • Trick-or-treat at houses that have porch lights on or are well lit. And never, ever go inside a home. 
  • Wait until you get home to eat treats 

And a few tips for the drivers:

  • Drive slowly and use extra caution 
  • Look for children in the street and crossing the street between parked vehicles 
  • Be extra careful entering and exiting driveways 
  • Avoid any extra distractions such as cell phone or loud music 
  • Use headlights all the time 
  • If you drink at all, use a designated driver or ride-share program