Annual Trick-or-Treat Extravaganza on Pearl Street Scheduled for Wednesday

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Event At-A-Glance:

What:                 Downtown Boulder’s Munchkin Masquerade
When:                Wed., October 31, 2012 from 2 – 5 p.m. (rain, snow or shine)
Where:                Downtown Boulder’s Pearl Street between 9th and 19th streets
Details (Public):            303.449.3774 | |


Downtown Boulder’s Munchkin Masquerade happens October 31 with over 80 participating Treat Stops

Boulder, Colo. (October 26, 2012):  Starting at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, October 31 over 80 downtown businesses will be ready to welcome tiny ghosts & goblins, dinosaurs & dragons, fairies & princes and super heroes of all sizes during Downtown Boulder’s annual Munchkin Masquerade.  Participating businesses (Treat Stops) will be stocked up with 1,000 – 1,5000 treats per location ready for this three hour trick-or-treet extravaganza.  Each Treat Stop provides their goodies to make Munchkin Masquerade one of the best, FREE events on the spookiest day of the year.

Treat Stop maps will be distributed at the event in several locations: Clutter Consignment (1909 9th St.) on the West End, Daily Camera Booth (11th & Pearl), Visitor Information Center (13th & Pearl), and The Cup (1521 Pearl) on the East End.   The public is strongly encouraged to start “off the bricks” in either the East and/or West End districts.  Treat Stop information can also be found online at  

Eight Days a Week (840 Pearl St.) will be offering treats and a fun Halloween photo backdrop. At Mighty Fudge Studios (1017 Pearl St.) munchkins can travel through a haunted stairway.  Additionally, there will be kids' activities and do-it-yourself photo opportunities in front of the Boulder County Courthouse on the 1300 block of Pearl Street.  On Pearl Street’s East End MomentuM (1625 Pearl St.) will provide an old fashioned apple bobbing barrel. 

Munchkin Masquerade is a free event and open to the public.   This annual event is produced by Downtown Boulder, Incorporated and sponsored by Wells Fargo, the  Daily Camera and City of Boulder Parking Services. 

About Downtown Boulder, Inc. (DBI)

Downtown Boulder, Incorporated (DBI) is a non-profit organization dedicated to continued preservation and enhancement of Downtown Boulder as the heart of the greater Boulder community. We work to maintain downtown as the center of commerce, government, culture, and leisure. DBI members support the overall vitality of downtown through public advocacy, political involvement, and community events that enhance the Boulder experience for residents and visitors. Membership in Downtown Boulder, Incorporated (DBI) is voluntary and open to any interested person or organization.


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CONTACT:    Terri Takata-Smith, Director of Communications – Downtown Boulder | 303.449.3774 |