Trick or Treat with Downtown New Port Richey merchants October 31
Downtown merchants are inviting families to dress up and head down for a fun family night on the town Wednesday, October 31 from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm. Officers from the New Port Richey Police Department will be on site during the evening handing out their own treats and providing Halloween safety tips. Journey Church will be providing sidewalk games and activities for little ones on Main Street. Wright’s Natural Market, Ordinance One and other merchants will also be participating in the Teal Pumpkin Project, offering non-food and allergen free treats for kids with food sensitivities.
Participating businesses will have candy and other treats available for little ones and even a few treats for moms and dads too. A walking map with list of participating businesses will be made available prior to the 27th at www.RockTheBoatFL.com, www.Facebook.com/rocktheboatproductions, or be available to pick up at participating locations. Please follow Rock the Boat Productions on Facebook for updates and details.
This evening is presented by Wrights Natural Market and made possible by Maharajh Acupuncture & Herb Shoppe, Gulfcoast Networking, Scott McPherson, P.A. Sip Wine Bar, Ordinance One, People Places, Pete’s Grand Central, Cristiano’s Pizza, Wonderfully Made, and Dr. Don Cadle, D.M.D.
Rock the Boat Productions’ Facebook Page contains more information and links to participating businesses. New activities will be added as they become available.www.facebook.com/rocktheboatproductions.
About the Teal Pumpkin Project
The Teal Pumpkin Project encourages people to raise awareness of food allergies and promotes inclusion of all trick-or-treaters throughout the Halloween season. The nationwide movement offers an alternative for kids with food allergies, as well as other children for whom candy is not an option.
Halloween can be a tricky time for families managing food allergies. Many traditional Halloween treats aren’t safe for children with life-threatening food allergies. The Teal Pumpkin Project promotes safety, inclusion and respect of individuals managing food allergies. This worldwide movement offers an alternative for kids with food allergies, as well as other children for whom candy is not an option. It keeps Halloween a fun, positive experience for all! For more information on how to participate please visit https://www.foodallergy.org/education-awareness/teal-pumpkin-project