Fishers Boo Bash costume contest gets digital, social

The fifth annual Fishers Boo Bash presented by Johnson & Jensen LLP welcomes children of all ages for safe trick or treating, games, activities and live music. This year’s free event takes place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 27 on the Central Green in front of City Hall. A Sensory Friendly Hour will be offered before the event from 5 to 6 p.m. to provide a sensory friendly environment for children with special needs.

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Each booth at Boo Bash will have giveaways and activities for children ages 3 and up. Be sure to get there early – there will be complimentary refreshments available for the first 1,000 people. No registration is required, but parent supervision is.

All New Digital Costume Contest

The Boo Bash costume contest is going digital. Participating in the new digital costume contest is as easy as 1-2-3:

  1. Submit your photo here. Deadline is 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 22 to be eligible for voting.
  2. Spread the word. Get your friends to “like” your photo in the Fishers Parks & Recreation Facebook Album. Public voting for the top five best costumes starts on Monday, Oct. 23 and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26.
  3. The top five most “liked” photos will win a prize and will be announced at Boo Bash.

After the Event

Event organizers encourage attendees to snap lots of photos while at Boo Bash. Tag your photos before and after the event on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram with #FishersBooBash. Prizes will be awarded for the top five Best Boo Bash photos from the event. The deadline to post your photos after the event is 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 29. Winners will be announced at noon on Halloween via the Fishers Parks & Recreation Facebook page.