The 5th Annual Fright on Franklin, presented by The City of Clarksville & Altra Federal Credit Union, will take place, Saturday, October 26, beginning at 3 p.m. in Downtown Clarksville. This free, family friendly and award winning event is for adults and kids of all ages and will feature safe trick-or-treating, a hayride, costume contests, and much more!
Once again, pre-registration for the costume contest is required. There will be no registration the day of the event. Contest participants can register beginning September 15 through October 25 at the Parks and Recreation office or online at recpro.cityofclarksville.com. The contest is free to enter and open to ages 0 to 12. Prizes will be awarded. Register early; there are a limited number of spots per category. All costumes should be in good taste and appropriate for a family event.
New this year to the costume contest is two additional categories for all ages to compete in: “Group” and “You Made That?” All costumes must be homemade to compete in the “You Made That?” category.
3:00 p.m. – Performance by Acro Dance Express
3:30 p.m. – 0-2 year old costume contest
4:00 p.m. – 3-6 years old costume contest
4:30 p.m. – “You Made That?” costume contest
5:00 p.m. – 7-9 year old costume contest
5:30 p.m. – 10-12 year old costume contest
6:00 p.m. – Group costume contest
Please be sure to leave your pets at home, they will not be permitted.
This will be a night of frightful fun for everyone! For more details on the event, contact the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Office at 645-7476 or visit recpro.cityofclarksville.com.