On Halloween night downtown Durant will be buzzing with many fun and exciting activities. Durant Main Street businesses from First Street to Fourth Street will be treating little Trick or Treaters with candy. The Durant Fire Department will sound the fire truck sirens at 5:30 to indicate the start of Trick or Treating. A pumpkin will be displayed in the store windows to indicate which business will be participating. The Kiwanis will be assisting at the different street intersections to insure the safety of those participating in the Trick or Treating with the Durant Main Street businesses. Trick or Treating will end at 7:00.
Durant Main Street is sponsoring a Halloween Costume Contest on Market Square at the stage. Sign up for the costume contest begins at 5:00 with the contest to commence at 5:30. There will be four age groups. The age divisions are: 0-1 year of age, 2-3 years of age, 4-6 years of age and 7-12 years of age. Prizes will be given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.
Market Square will be also very active with the FCA Fall Carnival starting at 6:00 and ending at 8:00. The Durant High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) will have approximately 20 different fun activities for children to participate during the carnival. Activities range from a dunking booth, to ring the bell, to bean bag toss games. It should be a fun night for the children.