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Fall Fest and Trunk or Treat

Shippensburg Community Parks and Recreation Authority is partnering with Southampton Township/Franklin County and Shippensburg Borough to host the 5th Annual Fall Fest! Saturday. October 29th from 6 pm to 8 pm at Memorial Park. Food items available from 5 pm to 8 pm (see below). If you're looking for a great social gathering, candy for the kids, family fun activities and a dress-up atmosphere - this night is for you!  This free community event is a safe, fun Halloween alternative for families. A highlight of the evening is Trunk or Treat!Decorate your car trunk and bring treats to hand out to the children. Prizes will be awarded for trunk decorating and for the costume contest! 

 NEW for 2016:   Food trucks!! Area food trucks will be on site from 5 pm - 8 pm.  Come out a bit early and enjoy dinner before the games and activities kick off at 6 pm.

This event depends on volunteers and parent participation.  More details will be coming to the township website and Facebook page.   If you would like to bring a game, help with a game, donate candy or even just make some suggestions, please do so - you can contact Staci at the Park and Rec office 717-530-0261 or  You can also call Maria or Kathy at the township office: 717-532-9041, message their Facebook page or use the "contact us" form on their website. 

Southampton Township website:

Find them on Facebook


Earlier Event: October 22
Shippensburg Halloween Parade
Later Event: November 3
SCPRA Board Meeting