Trick or Treat


Halloween/Trick or Treat

The Halloween/Christmas Tree Committee has decided that Halloween/ Trick or Treat hours will be observed on Thursday October 30th from 6-8 pm due to the Iroquois vs Mercyhurst Prep football game being played on Friday October 31st.

Halloween health and Safety Tips

Going Trick -or-Treating?

S - Swords, knives, and similar costume accessories should be short, soft, and flexible.

A – Avoid trick-or-treating alone.  Walk in groups or with a trusted adult.

F – Fasten reflective tape to costumes and bags to help drivers see you.

E – Examine all treats for choking hazards and tampering before eating them.

H – Hold a flashlight to help you see and others see you.  WALK don’t run from house to house.

A – Always test make-up in a small area first to prevent possible skin and eye irritation.

L – Look both ways before crossing the street.  Use established crosswalks wherever possible.

L – Lower your risk for serious eye injury by not wearing decorative contact lenses.

O – Only walk on sidewalks when possible, or on the far edge of the road facing traffic to stay safe.

W – Wear well-fitting masks, costumes, and shoes to avoid blocked vision, trips, and falls.

E – East only factory-wrapped treats.  Avoid eating homemade treats made by strangers.

E – Enter homes only if you’re with a trusted adult.  Never accept rides from strangers.

N – Never walk near lit candles or luminaries.  Be sure to wear flame-resistant costumes.


Lawrence Park Township is Erie County’s only First Class Township, with a population of 3,741 in an area of 1.84 square miles, including General Electric Transportation Systems and the Lawrence Park Golf Club. A drive around Lawrence Park is a delight as the many parks, well maintained homes and lake area are a pleasure to see anytime of the year.

This small area nurtures a very strong sense of community in its residents as evident by their strong support of the schools and the wide range of community events – Easter Egg Hunt, Fourth of July Parade activities and fireworks, Halloween Trick or Treat and Santa in the Park, and, of course, the Summer Recreation Programs in our playgrounds.

Lawrence Park has a well deserved reputation of providing a good wholesome atmosphere to live and raise a family – good schools, playgrounds, supervised summer recreation and safety programs are just a few reasons why people are attracted to Lawrence Park and stay in Lawrence Park.