Area Trick-or-Treat Attractions
The University Mall in Carbondale, Illinois will have a "Monster Mash" October 31 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. There will be a children's costumes contest at 5:30 p.m. (registration begins at 5 p.m.) in the Grand Court in front of JCPenney. All children 12 and younger will receive trick-or-treat bag to collect candy, coloring books, and crayons.
The city of Carbondale trick-or-treat hours will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Mayor Brad Cole urges trick-or-treaters to wear reflective clothing and parents check all treat for potentiall harmful objects.