Boo! on Briggs Street

Ghouls, ghosts, and witches! Oh my! Enjoy a spook-tacular time with the entire family at our trick-or-treat event. There will be plenty of candy to go around with additional activities including music and a costume contest! This is a FREE event for all ages, but there will be a small fee for contest entries.


  • Date: Saturday, October 28, 2023
  • Time: 3-6 p.m.
  • Location: Briggs Street, Downtown Erie

Tentative Schedule of Events

  • 3 p.m. | Event Begins
  • 3-6 p.m. | Trick-or-Treat Street (Briggs Street between Moffat & Cheesman)
  • 3-4:15 p.m. | Costume Contest Registration -$5/entry (Parks & Recreation Booth)
    • Infant-3 years
    • 4-7 years
    • 8-12 years
    • Family/Group/Duo
  • 4:30-5 p.m. | Costume Contest (stage at intersection of Briggs & Moffat)
  • 5-5:15 p.m. | Announce Storefront Decorating Contest Winners (Stage at intersection of Briggs & Moffat)
  • 5:15-6 p.m. | Event Concludes

Interested in vending at this event?

Please complete our non-food vendor application

Clipart graphic of children dressed in halloween costumes at night