HOWLOWEEN PARADE The Howloween Parade in Summerland will not be held this year. In 2017 and 2018, the event featured children and teens in costume, dancing to Michael Jackson’s Thriller, in the downtown area. (Summerland Review file photo)

Summerland’s Howloween Parade cancelled

Event had been held in 2017 and 2018

This year, the zombies, ghouls and goblins will not dance through Summerland’s downtown.

The Howloween Parade, held in 2017 and 2018, has been cancelled for this year.

Dave Simpson, the organizer of the parade, announced the event will not take place this year.

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“It has been a fun project, especially when I know the children of Summerland have enjoyed it so much as they walk down the roads in procession, showing off their costumes and watching the dancers do their routine to Thriller,” he said.

He added that the event had received support from businesses and volunteers.

“A parade like this couldn’t happen without the support of volunteers who supply the music, vehicles, insurance, and food and drink at the end of the parade,” he said.

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