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The 23rd Annual Brian Jenkins Memorial Halloween Parade, Costume Contest, and Pumpkin' Chunkin' will be held on Sunday, October 29th starting at 1:00 PM.

We'll have awards by age: 0-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-9, & 10-17, and for families or groups, we have Best Duo/Trio and Best Group (4+ People). Pre-register at bit.ly/Costume2023

Judging will take place at the Community Center parking lot from 1:00 to 1:45, followed by the parade to downtown Cranford and the Pumpkin Chunkin’ (weather permitting) on North Union Ave.

Lastly, we’ll once again have two online-only categories this year for Best Adult and Best Pet. Upload your entry at bit.ly/Costume-Contest-2023

Co-hosted by the Cranford Recreation & Parks Department