News Flash


Posted on: October 12, 2018


Halloween activities start with the City of Palatka’s Fall Festival at the Riverfront Park on Saturday, October 27th, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Contact Capt. Tobby Williams or Shirley Edwards at the Police Department (386-329-0115) for more information on participation. Fun for all ages! 

The Palatka Police Department will host “Halloween Trunk or Treat” at the Palatka Mall on Wednesday, October 31 from 5 to 8 pm. Contact Capt. Brad Forsythe for details on participation. Wear your costume and come join us for Halloween Fun and safe Trick-or Treating! 

Downtown Palatka Merchants will sponsor the annual “Boo on the Avenue” on St. Johns Avenue from 2nd Street to 11th Street in Downtown Palatka on Wednesday, October 31st from 3 pm to 5 pm. Wear your costume, bring your kids and a candy bag and visit our participating downtown merchants and businesses for a good scare and lots of treats! 

Finally, approved hours for Halloween Trick or Treat inside the city limits of Palatka are Tuesday, October 31st from 6 to 8 pm. Participation is voluntary. For information on Halloween safety, contact the Palatka Police Department at 386-329-0115. Please watch out for trick-or-treaters during those hours.