September 8, 2017 - The official hours for Trick-or-Treat 2017 have been established for the city of Fort Wayne. Trick-or-Treat will be observed from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 31, 2017. Trick-or-Treaters should only visit those homes with an illuminated exterior front light (or porch light) indicating that trick-or-treaters are welcomed.

Trick-or-Treaters should remember the following safety rules:

  • Do not wear costumes that obscure your vision
  • Wear reflective clothing, or light colored clothing to make you more visible to motorists
  • Travel in groups composed of at least one adult
  • Have a pre-planned route
  • Only cross streets at the crosswalks
  • Visit familiar homes, and do not enter a stranger’s home
  • Be prepared for adverse weather
  • Refrain from consuming any treats until inspected by an adult