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Spooktackular fun opportunity

Posted on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 11:09 am

Hanover County Parks and Recreation will host the annual Taylor’s SpookieFUN Fest on Friday, October 20 at Pole Green Park and Saturday, October 22 at Poor Farm Park. The Department is looking for child related businesses and/or organizations to be Community Partners at this annual celebration. Thousands of families come in costume to enjoy the festivities which include: flashlight candy hunts, games, rides and Lil’ Frankenstein’s Monster Mash dance area. This exciting youth oriented event is a great way to celebrate the season. To find out more and to become a partner, fill out the online registration by October 13 at, keyword: Spookie

There are two ways to participate in the SpookieFUN Zone:

Hanover Treat Booth – Display pre-approved promotional items about your organization/business and must hand out store-bought individually wrapped candy or novelty promotional items to children visiting booth

Taylor’s Tricks Booth – Provide a pre-approved, interactive game(s) with prizes or hands-on activities with ‘take aways’ for children (i.e. make and take crafts)  This free event is open to the public and will be hosted on two dates at two locations:

Friday, October 20 at Pole Green Park, 8996 Pole Green Park Lane, Mechanicsville

Saturday, October 21 at Poor Farm Park, 13400 Liberty School Lane, Ashland

Any questions about becoming a Community Partner at this event, please contact Parks and Recreation at (804) 365-7150, visit; or email