For as long as I can remember the Trail of Treats in Owensboro has been a part of my life.  For years it was my blood, sweat, tears, and joy when I supervised it!  Now I love enjoying it with my own kiddos and it's coming at the end of October.

President Obama And First Lady Welcome Children To White House For Halloween
Alex Wong/Getty Images

The City of Owensboro will be hosting the 29th annual Trail of Treats on Thursday, October 25th from 5:30-8:00pm. And this is an awesome way to kick start your Halloween festivities and a GREAT way for your kids to get a bunch of candy.

Over 65 local businesses and organizations will be participating in this year’s event. Children and families will be able to trick-or-treat downtown while enjoying music and meet-and-greets from some of their favorite characters including the Minions and various, beloved princesses!

Due to Trail of Treats, 2nd Street and Veterans Blvd from Daviess Street to Frederica Street will be closed from 2:00pm until approximately 9:00pm.

More From WBKR-FM