Halloween parade planned at Walnut Beach Thursday

The sixth annual Walnut Beach Witch Halloween Parade will take place at Walnut Beach on Halloween, Thursday, Oct. 31.

People can arrive around 4 p.m. and gather at the Walnut Beach Creamery, 17 Broadway. There will be face painting, maybe bobbing for apples and music by radio personality Brian Smith.

Those who come in costume will get free ice cream while supplies last.

The Walnut Beach Witch will arrive  at 6 p.m. to lead the parade of costume-clad trick-or-treaters with bells and noise makers in a parade around the block.

Area businesses will take part in the event.