October 29th, 2016 by

Ghosts and Ghouls invade Consecon

Photo: Michael J Brethour/Quinte News

Photo: Michael J Brethour/Quinte News

Ghosts and Ghouls aplenty swarmed the streets of Consecon on Saturday.

King Kong Dustin Young, Wolfman Shawn Seward and Master Chief Dylan Gallant pose for a photo at the annual Haunting in the Hamlet in Consecon. Photo: Michael J Brethour

King Kong Dustin Young, Wolfman Shawn Seward and Master Chief Dylan Gallant pose for a photo at the annual Haunting in the Hamlet in Consecon. Photo: Michael J Brethour

 

Wolfman Shawn Seward pose for a photo at the annual Haunting in the Hamlet in Consecon. Photo: Michael J Brethour/Quinte News

Wolfman Shawn Seward poses for a photo at the annual Haunting in the Hamlet in Consecon. Photo: Michael J Brethour/Quinte News

 

Kids of all ages showed off their costumes to judges at the Masonic Hall in Consecon during the annual Haunting in the Hamlet event. Photo: Michael J Brethour

Kids of all ages showed off their costumes to judges at the Masonic Hall in Consecon during the annual Haunting in the Hamlet event. Photo: Michael J Brethour

As a dry run or warmup to Halloween on Monday, children from the town and surrounding areas got a chance to try out their costumes and get in the ‘spooky spirit’ during the annual
Haunting in the Hamlet event.

Cody Kirby, magician extraordinaire takes time to give little ghosts and ghouls a taste of magic during the annual Haunting in the Hamlet event. Photo: Michael J Brethour

Cody Kirby, magician extraordinaire takes time to give little ghosts and ghouls a taste of magic during the annual Haunting in the Hamlet event. Photo: Michael J Brethour/Quinte News

Event organizer Toby Toth said the aim of the event is simple.
Toby-Toth
She said there was a plethora of events for all ages of young people, starting with breakfast at the Consecon Legion, where spiderweb pancakes and sausages were followed by an arts and crafts sale at Consecon United Church Hall, and trick or treating at the Merchant’s Mill.
Inside the Masonic Hal,l carved pumpkins lined a table, ready to be judged, while parents and children filed in to participate in the costume contest.

Carved pumpkins were also judged. Photo: Michael J Brethour/ Quinte News

Carved pumpkins were also judged. Photo: Michael J Brethour/ Quinte News

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