Hundreds of children and parents made their way along Jefferson Street in Tupelo for the annual Trunk or Treat event for Halloween in Tupelo.

With candy and treats up for grabs, trick-or-treat festivities are planned across Northeast Mississippi. Here's a rundown of the events to look forward to: 

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Lee County

  • The Mall at Barnes Crossing will host a trick-or-treat from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Oct. 31. As well, magician Steve Thomas will perform two show - one at 6 p.m. and another at 7:15 p.m. - in the food court.
  • TCT's 14th annual Haunted Theatre will be open to the public from 6 p.m. until 11 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 31 at the Lyric theatre in downtown Tupelo. Read more about it here:
  • The Tupelo Buffalo Park Zoo and Pumpkin Patch will remain open to the public through Thursday, Oct. 31. It costs $15 per person for anyone over the age of one. Here's details on hours of service and more:
  • The Tupelo City Museum and Link Centre are linking up to host an adult costume party at the Link Centre reception room from 7 p.m. until 11 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 31. There will be a $25 entry fee.
  • Downtown Verona is hosting a trunk-or-treat from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Oct. 31, which will feature a host of activities.

Tippah County

Monroe County 

  • The Haunted Forest in Nettleton (30074 Metts Road) will be open from 7 p.m. until on Thursday, Oct. 31
  •  Haunted Nation in Nettleton (alongside Highway 45 at Dinger Nation) will be open from 6:30 p.m. until on Thursday, Oct. 31.

Chickasaw County

  • Boo Bash in Houston will feature trick or treating and various activities Thursday, Oct. 31. 

Pontotoc County

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