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2022 Gettysburg Halloween Parade

Last Date:

Time: 7:15 p.m.


2022 Gettysburg Halloween Parade
Lincoln Square
Gettysburg, PA

Businesswomen Influencing Gettysburg hosts the Gettysburg Halloween Parade.

The parade takes place on Tuesday, October 25, with a rain date of Thursday, October 27.

Cash prizes in a number of categories includes, but is not limited to, bands, floats, marching/walking groups, dance/performing groups, individual costumes, and vintage cars.

Taking a different route this year, the parade lineup begins at 5 p.m. at Gettysburg Middle School and Lincoln Elementary. From there, the parade steps off at approximately 7:15 p.m. and travels down York St. to Lincoln Square, then continues along Baltimore St., turns onto Lefever St. and ends in the staging area.

In addition to the parade, there will be a dance party on the Square starting at 5:30 p.m. New this year is a costume contest on the Square at 6 p.m.

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Schedule of events:

NEW FOR THIS YEAR! Parking and free shuttle service to and from the parade route:
HACC – Gettysburg Campus Parking Lot with shuttle by Bailey Coach (look for signage noting where to park and where to get the shuttle)
Gettysburg National Military Park Visitors Center Bus Parking Lot with shuttle by Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours (look for signage noting where to park and where to get the shuttle)
Gettysburg Area Recreation Authority Parking Lot (within walking distance of parade so no shuttle)
The Race Horse Alley Parking Garage will now be FREE beginning at 4 p.m. on parade day thanks to The Borough of Gettysburg!
 Visit these organizations downtown for free Halloween fun from 5-7 p.m.:
 St. James Lutheran Church (Stratton & York Sts.)
 Adams County Housing Authority (High St. near Borough offices)
 5:30 p.m. Dance Party on the Square begins
 6:00 p.m. Costume Contest at the HD Entertainment, LLC Grand Stand on Lincoln Square (registration below)
NEW FOR THIS YEAR! FX Photo Booths on Lincoln Square where you can take a creepy photo with your family & friends!
7:15 p.m. Parade Step Off (registration below)


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