Trunk or Treat

Trunk or Treat
Friday, October 23, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Location: Spring Hills Baptist Church - Granville Campus, 1820 Newark Granville Rd., Granville, OH US 43023

  • Rain Date – Saturday October 24
  • Time:  1:00 – 3:00 pm
  • Notice to be posted on Website banner if event is cancelled on Friday

What is Trunk or Treat?

At Trunk or Treat, costumed children walk through a parking lot, stopping at cars that have decorated trunks to play a short game and get candy.

Guidelines for Decorated Trunks
  • Text or Email Brittany Pound to register as a car “Trunk” host.
  • Setup will start at 5:30 and stop 6:15 PM.
  • Trunk Host are encouraged to bring candy/ prizes, SHBC will also provide items.
  • Electricity is not available in most areas.
  • Theme Guidelines-Please no scary decorations, we want to keep it fun for all ages.
  • Trunk Hosts are encouraged to wear costumes to match their theme but they are not required.
Fun and Games

We encourage you to include carnival-type games for kids to play, such as a ring toss, bowling, or shooting a foam basketball. The games should be short and easy enough for young children to play. You can add an educational element with estimation games—for example, guessing how many pieces of candy corn are in a jar or how much a pumpkin weighs. Children who win the game can be given small prizes or extra candy; however, all children should receive candy at each station, regardless of how they did on the game. If you need ideas or resources please text Brittany Pound, we have a lot of supplies on hand.

Trunk or Treat Theme Ideas
  • Blast from the past ('50s, '60s, etc.)
  • Hawaiian luau
  • Under the sea
  • On a farm
  • Western
  • Camping
  • Pirates
  • Circus
  • Emoji
  • I Spy books
  • Superheroes
  • Football (or other sports)
  • Specific professional or college sports teams
  • Animals (dogs and frogs are popular choices)
  • Dr. Seuss
  • Children's books
  • Cartoon characters, like Minions or Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
  • Video games, like Pac-Man or Minecraft
  • Popular movies, like Cars, Frozen, and Toy Story
  • Bible Themes and Stories

Reach out to Brittany Pound to volunteer as a car host or to help with general volunteer needs.

We are looking to fill an additional 15 Trunk Host positions.


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