Sunday, October 22, 2023

3pm to 5pm
Highspire Memorial Park
(behind Champions on Lumber Street)
Vehicle & Contest Rules
  1. Individuals, churches, businesses and organizations are encouraged to participate in our 2023 Trunk or Treat Event.
  2. Vehicle registration is FREE and is on a first come first serve basis. Spaces will be numbered and assigned to the vehicle when the registration is received. Vehicle registration deadline 6PM on Thursday, October 19, 2023.
  3. Please specify the vehicle’s theme when registering for the event.
  4. Set-up will begin at 1:30 PM on the day of the event. All cars must be parked in spots by 2:30 PM to ensure the safety of those in attendance. Decorations must be completed by 2:45 PM. Judging will begin at 3:15 PM.
  5. Your vehicle must stay parked the entire two (2) hours of the event, from 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM. Please have enough candy for all children to have at least one (1) piece. 500 guests attended last year’s event.
  6. Family appropriate themes only. We want this to be a safe and fun event for children of all ages.
  7. Please plan to use sealed or wrapped candies only! No homemade treats. You may hand out items other than candy (i.e. pencils, small games, crafts, brochures, etc.).
  8. If you are in need of electricity, you will have to supply your own car inverter or generator.
  9. Four (4) categories will be judged: Prizes for – “Most Original”, “Most Theatrical”, “Funniest” and “Least looking like a vehicle”. Our Trunk or Treat guests will vote to determine the “Fan Fave” category.
  10. Please ensure the area around your treat stop is clean and all trash removed prior to leaving at the conclusion of the event. Trash cans will be available throughout the park.
  11. This is a Rain or Shine event. In the event of rain, the festivities will take place at HCPAC Youth auditorium, located at 1000 S. Eisenhower Blvd., Middletown. Tables will be made available to decorate instead of vehicle trunks.

If you or someone you know, would like to volunteer to work at this community event, please contact Sherry Webb, Executive Director, at or 717.208.2198.

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I have read, understand and agree to follow Harrisburg Christian Performing Arts Center’s 2021 Trunk or Treat rules.

I shall indemnify and hold Harrisburg Christian Performing Arts Center harmless from any liability imposed upon Harrisburg Christian Performing Arts Center, adjudicated or otherwise, by virtue of any personal injury, illness or property damage arising from any use of the premises on the Harrisburg Christian Performing Arts Center by me, my agents and invitees, or by any acts done thereon by me, my agents and invitees, including court costs and counsel fees.

Media Release Authorization: I understand that by participating in this event at Harrisburg, I give Harrisburg Christian Performing Arts Center permission to photograph or video me/my child, my guests and my vehicle publicly to promote the Harrisburg Christian Performing Arts Center. I understand that the images may be used in print publications, online publications, presentations, websites, t-shirts and social media. I understand that no royalty, fee or other compensation shall become payable to me by reason of such use.

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