Faneuil Hall Marketplace Merchants Association will be hosting a Halloween extravaganza Saturday October 26th from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the West End of the property complete with a pet parade and pumpkin decoration contest. Dress your pet up in their best costume and parade around the marketplace, the most unique pooch will win. Don’t have a pet? Decorate a pumpkin and enter your creation to win. There will be music by 103.3 AMP Radio’s Morning Show Host, TJ Taormina, as well as a street theater, magic, face painting and more! Get into the Halloween spirit and have some fun at one of Boston’s most historic sites.
“Faneuil Hall Marketplace is excited to celebrate Halloween with a pet parade and pumpkin contest,” said Carol Troxell, president of the Faneuil Hall Merchants Association. “We look forward to seeing the creative pet costumes around the marketplace; it is such a great event for dog, cat and Halloween lovers alike!”
The pet parade will begin at 1pm in the West End. Prizes for pets will be awarded for categories including "Best Owner & Pet Combo", "Best Local Representation", and "Most Creative". Pumpkins will be judged for "Most Creative", "Scariest" and "Most Historical". Prizes include $50 retail and restaurant gift cards from merchants including Dick's Last Resort, Sock it To Me, Pajama Party, Quincy’s Place Ice Cream & Eatery, Lucy’s League, Boston Harley Davidson and Best of Boston.
For more information on pet parade or pumpkin contest, visit the Faneuil Hall website:http://www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com/event/halloween-pet-parade-pumpkin-contest-and-more/2145423267
About Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Faneuil Hall Marketplace is one of the nation’s premiere retail destinations representing a unique blend of history with innovative retail concepts. The cobblestone streets are home to world famous restaurants, ethnic food stalls, unique shops and a one-of-a-kind festive atmosphere. Renowned for outdoor entertainment, the marketplace is host to internationally recognized acrobats, contortionists, jugglers, magicians and more. This one-of-a-kind marketplace provides every guest with an unforgettable experience and eagerness to return for more!