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Trunk 'r Treat
Friday, October 26
5:45 - 8:00 PM

All registration is online!  Register, via the link above, or links with the
e-bulletin and e-letter.  Register by Friday, Oct. 19.  $5 / Car, $7 / Pizza, $3 Late Reg. Fee.


Celebrate Halloween in a fun and safe environment at the school’s Trunk ‘r Treat night...it’s an all-outdoor tailgate party where kids trick-or-treat from car to car.  

 
Contests: We can’t wait to see your wonderful costumes! Prizes will be award for:

  • Most Creative Costume

  • Most Humorous Costume

  • Cute & Sweet Award (girls)

  • Great Guys Costume (boys)

  • Best Tiny Tot Costume

 
Cars: Dress up your car for the season with decorations, a harvest theme, or anything creative (but not creepy). Prize categories:

  • Top Tailgate

  • Terrific Traditional Halloween

  • Crazy Car

  • Over the Top

Optional: Remember, it’s always considered optional to decorate your car. Please just come and have fun!
 
Cost Issues? Purchasing candy for 175- 200 kids can feel costly. If this raises a financial issue for your family, please contact chairperson, Jamie Hoover by Oct. 22 to receive a donation of candy to serve. All requests are confidential.
 
New Parking Procedures This Year!
With demolition of the north end of the school building, and construction of the new building about to begin, we need to wait to layout our parking plans.  Please check upcoming issues of the School Bulletin and the Weekly E-Letter for updates on parking procedures.
 
Arrival: When you drive in, you’ll receive your parking instructions and pizza coupons. Be sure to arrive before the parking lot closes! The gym will remain unlocked for bathrooms.
 
Costume Parade: Trunk ‘r Treat festivities begin with a costume parade where kids will march around the parking lot. Cheer all the kids on as they parade by. Our costume judges will be looking for unique costumes!
 
Popcorn & Pizza: Complimentary fresh popped popcorn will be served outside, along with your pizza order.
 
Fright-Free: Trunk ‘r Treat is a fun and fright-free zone so please be especially mindful that over 70% of the kids coming are age ten and under. Please choose costumes, props and masks that aren’t scary or gory.
 
Questions? Contact chairpersons Jamie Hoover (call/text 314-374-3550; jhoov9697@hotmail.com) or Rick Berndt (314-223-0494; ricksrealestate@sbcglobal.net).
 
Bring

  • Candy for about 175-200 kids;

  • Lawn chairs and tray/table to serve your candy, or set your pizza

  • Appropriate costumes

  • Flashlight, camera

  • Decorations for your car (optional)

Schedule

  • 5:45 - 6:15 - Arrive in parking lot, get settled

  • 6:15 - Parking lot barricaded

  • 6:15 - Late arrivals please walk over from Des Peres Park

  • 6:30 - Costume Parade

  • 6:40 - Let the trick-or-treating begin!

  • 6:40 - Pizzas served

  • 7:30 - Prize winners announced/awarded

  • 8:00 - Parking lot re-opened for car movement (wait for announcement)