There’s a new Halloween tradition taking place in parking lots across the country, a gathering that many schools, churches and neighborhood groups are organizing as a safe and fun alternative to traditional trick-or-treating.
It’s called Trunk-or-Treat, and it looks like a lot of fun for kids and extra fun for those who consider decorating for Halloween half the fun of the night.
Parents and teachers have a blast creating their own spook-tacular space with fun themes based on classic movies:
Or more traditional, and terrifying, horror themes that put the howl in Halloween:
Some people keep their trunk decorations to a minimum:
While others go all out on the visual treats in their trunk, working hard to make the night a magical affair:
Trunk-or-Treat events aren't likely to put an end to traditional trick-or-treating anytime soon, but they seem like a great way to keep the spirit of Halloween alive, and as long as there are costumes and candy you know it's gonna be a good time!