May 30, 2024

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Watch out for ghouls as fun-filled Halloween event takes off

SPOOKS and ghouls will be roaming round the streets as a much loved fun event celebrates Halloween.

Actors in weird and wonderful costumes will pose for pictures as Pumpkin Path returns from 4pm to 7pm on Saturday, October 30.

A trail to search for 11 pumpkins will be dotted around shop windows on King Street, Minshull Street and Regent Street.

Craig Stoker and Sandra Curties

Craig Stoker and Sandra Curties encourage families to come into town on Saturday to enjoy lots of Halloween fun


To win a prize, write down the letters to spell a hidden phrase on entry forms which will be available in all the shops.

Alex Brown, events officer at Knutsford Town Council, said: “We are so excited for our Pumpkin Path to be back. This event is so popular and we’re thrilled to be able to offer the chance for some Halloween fun again.”

Live entertainment will have a spooktacular theme.

Fuschia School of Dance will perform at 5pm and 6pm near Giovannis on King Street.

Julia Chard at Mr Simms in witchs hat

Julia Chard at Mr Simms Olde Sweet Shop helped to launch the event a few years ago

Knutsford Beats will sing at 5.30pm and 6.30pm outside Cheshire House Bar and Grill on Regent Street.

Businesses in Canute Place and Princess Street are also taking part in the event.

Spooky fun will also be shared at Knutsford Market and Wallwood.

Shops and businesses decorating their windows will be judged in a competition.

The top three will receive prizes from mayor Cllr Stewart Gardiner.