Trick-or-treaters around Berkshire County and beyond will be donning costumes and ringing doorbells in anticipation of treats on Halloween on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013.
Below is a list of towns holding trick-or-treat hours on Halloween, unless otherwise noted. Those towns in orange have not been confirmed so check back. If you don't see your town listed and you know the hours, let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org or 413-663-3384, Ext. 29, or if your organization is holding something Halloween related.
Adams: 5:30 to 7; Adams Lions Club holds its annual Halloween Parade on Sunday, Oct. 27, at 1, beginning from East Maple Street and marching to the gazebo for judging and awards. Hot dogs and beverages will again be available.
Becket: 5 to 7
Cheshire: 5 to 7
*Clarksburg: 5 to 7; annual Haunted Hayride sponsored by the Clarksburg School 8th Grade is Saturday, Oct. 19, from 6:30 to 10 at Clarksburg State Park. Rain date is Oct. 26. Cost is $6 adults, $4 children.
Dalton: 5:30 to 7
Egremont: 6 to 8
Florida: 6 to 8
Great Barrington: 5:30 to 7:30
Hancock: 5 to 7
Hinsdale: 5:30 to 7; Hinsdale Dayz is hosting a free Halloween event at the firehouse on Saturday afternoon, Oct. 26, beginning at 2:30.
Lanesborough: 5 to 7; In addition, Berkshire Mall will host "Mall-O-Ween," on Sunday, Oct. 27, from noon to 2.
Lee: 5 to 7
Lenox & Lenox Dale: 5:30 to 7; Halloween parade starts at 5 from St. Ann's and marches to the Community Center, where goodies will be passed out. The Lenox Dale parade starts at St. Vincent dePaul Church on Saturday, Oct. 26, at 6:45 p.m. and ends at the fire station with a party.
Monterey: 5:30 to 7
*Mount Washington: No designated times
New Ashford: 5 to 7
New Marlborough: 5 to 7:30
North Adams: 5:30 to 7
*Peru: No posted hours
*Pownal, Vt.: No posted hours
Otis: 5 to 7
Pittsfield: 5:30 to 7:30; parade is Friday, Oct. 25, at 7 on Tyler Street.
Readsboro, Vt.: 6 to 8
Richmond: 5 to 7
Savoy: 4 to 6
Sheffield: 5:30 to 7:30
Stamford, Vt.: 6 to 7:30
Stockbridge: 5 to 7; Parade begins at 6 p.m. at the corner of Main and Pine streets and marches to the Town Offices for cider and doughnuts. Library hosting Jack O'Lanterns and other events. Rain cancels parade only.
Washington: annual Pumpkin Walk is Friday, Oct. 25, (rain date is Saturday) at Washington Town Park (Rte 8) from 6:30 to 10 with trick-or-treating from 6:30 to 7:30, hayrides and bonfire. Pumpkin carving at Town Hall is Saturday, Oct. 19, from 10 to 1 and Sunday, Oct. 20, from noon to 2.
West Stockbridge: 4 to 7
*Williamstown: 6 to 7:30
Windsor: 5 to 7
Worthington: 5 to 8, with party at Town Hall beginning at 6.