Morris Township’s tips for a Spooky — and safe–Halloween

How about a drive-through Halloween? Bell Drive in Morris Township, Oct. 25, 2020. Photo by Kevin Coughlin


From the Morris Township Health Department:

Halloween 2020, with a full moon and Saturday celebration, will be like no other. Whatever Halloween looks like for you and your family this year, the Township of Morris Health Department put together a few tips to make trick or treating safe and fun for everyone.

Also, below you will find the CDC’s list of safer, alternative ways to participate in Halloween broken down into low, moderate, and high-risk categories.

Trick or Treat Tips

Trick or Treat print-friendly signs identifying participation status:

Alternative Halloween Activities

Low risk Activities:

        • Carving or decorating pumpkins with members of your household and displaying them
        • Carving or decorating pumpkins outside, at a safe distance, with neighbors or friends
        • Decorating your house, apartment, or living space
        • Doing a Halloween scavenger hunt where children are given lists of Halloween-themed things to look for while they walk outdoors from house to house admiring Halloween decorations at a distance
        • Having a virtual Halloween costume contest
        • Having a Halloween themed meal & movie night with the people you live with
        • Having a scavenger hunt-style trick-or-treat search with your household members in or around your home rather than going house to house
KEEP YOUR DISTANCE! Halloween 2020 on Bell Drive in Morris Township. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

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