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Carlisle Halloween Parade

415 Franklin Street,
Carlisle, PA 17013
(717) 243-3318
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Come out and enjoy the best parade Carlisle has to offer with the thousands of other spectators! OR register yourself, your family, business, or organization at no cost to participate in this fun event. You can register at the Stuart Community Center, 415 Franklin Street in Carlisle between September 20 and October 22.

The parade will line up begins at 6:00 pm. The parade is fair weather only, no rain date. In the event of rain, call the Carlisle Parks &

Street Closure and Parking: @ 5:45 p.m.

  • North Street will be closed to all through traffic between East and Spring Garden Streets around 5:45 p.m.
  • Parking is available at Weis Markets, McCarren's Supply, and Louther St. (North and South) Municipal Lots after 4:30 p.m.
  • Parking is NOT available at Carlisle Alliance Church or Biddle Mission Park. These lots will be used for staging parade participants.

Parade Route: @ 7:00 p.m.

  • West on E. North to Hanover -- south on Hanover to Willow --east on Willow

Restrooms available@ Biddle Mission Park

NO CANDY THROWING, keep kids safe, HAND OUT CANDY curbside.

Fair weather only! In the event of rain, call Carlisle Parks and Recreation at (717) 243-3318 or follow us on Facebook.