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Greeneville Halloween Happenings
October 29, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Main Street: Greeneville will be sponsoring “Halloween Happenings” on Friday, October 29,
from 4 to 6 p.m. in downtown Greeneville. All events are free and the public is invited.
Merchants, professional offices, banks, churches and the county courthouse will be prepared
to treat youngsters with candy if children are under 13 years of age and are accompanied
by a parent or guardian.
The Costume Contest will be held at the Kathryn Leonard Administrative Building at the
corner of West Depot and South Irish Streets beginning at 4:00pm with the winners
announced at 6:00pm. The contest will have age categories of 0-3 years, 4-6 years, 7-9
years, 10-12 years and a family entry. Prizes will be awarded to the winners in each age
category. Volunteer judges and prizes will be furnished by the Greeneville City Schools
Education Foundation. Adults please provide a cell phone number so you may be reached
should your child be a winner and need to report back to receive their prize.
More activities, still in the final planning stages, include the annual hay rides, chalk drawing
in the street, Spooky Tales in the Old Gaol (Jail), back again for an encore performance will
be the Greeneville Theatre Guild’s Witches Dance. Tusculum University’s Arts Outreach
Program cast members of ‘Mama Mia’ will hand out candy.
Candy Donations and Participation Necessary and Welcome
Organizers welcome all groups, businesses, and individuals to get involved. For details on
how to participate by either donating candy, handing out treats in person or simply wishing
to volunteer, including any business not located in the downtown area that would like to
sign up for your location along the route may contact the Main Street office at 423-639-
7102 to and learn more on how you can join in to make this an outstanding event for area
children. Candy donation drop off location will be at the Main Street office, 310 S Main
Further details will be provided to the media closer to the event.