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Halloween Parade readies for this weekend

Halloween fanatics, many dressed for the occasion, fill the streets of downtown Rutland to see the Pumpkin Royalty, skeletons dancing about the streets, and the final unveiling of top secret floats at the Halloween Parade each year.

This year the 59th Halloween Parade will be held Oct. 27.

Businesses and individuals sign up to create a float or a performance for the parade, which attracts massive crowds: Rutland Recreation and Parks Department Program Director April Cioffi said one year there was an estimated 10,000 people in attendance.

Read the full article on the Rutland Herald’s website.