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Posted on: October 24, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Fright on Franklin rescheduled to Oct. 27

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Parks & Recreation’s Fright on Franklin, which had been planned for Saturday, Oct. 26, has been rescheduled because of the threat of inclement weather.

Fright on Franklin will be from 3-6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27 in historic downtown Clarksville. 

Fright on Franklin, presented by Altra Federal Credit Union, is a free, family-friendly event featuring safe trick-or-treating, a hayride, costume contests and more. Follow the screams (of delight) to an afternoon and evening of fun Halloween-themed activities.

A costume contest will be staged at the City Hall/US Bank parking lot. Prizes will be awarded for “Best Costume” in each age group and “Best Group.” Prizes include Altra Federal Credit Union gift cards, D&D Blacklight Mini Golf passes, and Academy Sports + Outdoors gift cards. Pre-registration is encouraged and available online at through 7 a.m. Friday, Oct. 25. Registration will be available at the event on a first-come, first-served basis. The contest is free to enter. 

Contest categories include ages 0-2 at 3:15 p.m., ages 3-6 at 3:45 p.m., ages 7-9 at 4:15 p.m., ages 10-12 at 4:45 p.m., and group costumes at 5:15 p.m. Preference will be given to original costumes in all age categories. Registrants are asked to arrive 15 minutes prior to their scheduled time to check-in. All costumes should be in good taste and appropriate for a family event.

Fright on Franklin also will feature 70 trick-or-treat booths and a hayride provided by the Knights of Columbus and more. To view a full list of participating vendors, visit Bojangles and Relish the Dog will be available for food and drink purchases. 

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