Monster Walk coming to Old Town Helena Oct. 26

By GRAHAM BROOKS / Staff Writer

HELENA – The heart of Helena is about to get spooky.

As Halloween approaches, a new event aimed to bring people together in Helena is scheduled to take place in Old Town Helena, as residents and visitors alike are encouraged to come out for Halloween fun, food, contests and more.

The Monster Walk in Old Town Helena, hosted by the merchants of Old Town Helena, is set to take place Saturday, Oct. 26, from 3-7 p.m.

The event will include street vendors, food trucks, trick or treating, a costume contest and more.

Children will have the opportunity to stroll through Old Town Helena in their best Halloween costumes while shops and vendors will offer candy to trick or treaters.

In addition, all of the stores in Old Town Helena will operate with extended hours on Oct. 26. The stores will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. as families will have a longer opportunity to shop and walk around Old Town.

For more information on the Monster Walk in Old Town, visit Facebook.com/events/886244991774885/.