The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

October 22, 2013

Carver Park hosts city of Danville Halloween event

Staff Report
The Commercial-News

---- — DANVILLE — The 17th annual City of Danville Halloween hot dog and marshmallow roast will be from 3-6 p.m. Friday. The event will be at the Wilbur Adkisson ball field at Carver Park.

The event is sponsored by the Come Back Committee, founder being Clyde Butler, and the city.

There will be hot dogs, chips, pop and treats for the children. In addition, there will be bicycle and school supply giveaways, in addition to pumpkins and candy.

The public is invited. Parents are responsible for their children.

“It’s like a big family gathering of the community,” Butler said.

Danville Recreation Manager Cindy Parson said the city has been a co-sponsor for the longtime, annual event.

“We do some donations,” Parson said. “They always seem to have a good time ...”