Warm weather contributes to a fantastic Throggs Neck Halloween Parade and Festival

Throggs Neck’s elected officials lead the parade. (l-r) Assemblyman Michael Benedetto, Senator Jeff Klein, and Councilman Jimmy Vacca.
Photo by Aracelis Batista

Hundreds of kids participated in the annual Throggs Neck Halloween Parade and Festival on Saturday, October 26.

Latrice Garcia with kids Sebastian (l) and Jacob.
Photo by Aracelis Batista

The parade wound its way through the neighborhood and culminated with a costume contest for multiple age groups.

Mark and Ryan Kiely.
Photo by Aracelis Batista

The event was sponsored by Assemblyman Michael Benedetto, along with Senator Jeff Klein, Councilman Jimmy Vacca, and Congressman Joseph Crowley.

(l-r) Dylan, Emma and Luke Heydet.
Photo by Aracelis Batista

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Assemblyman Benedetto with some of he kids who participated in the parade
Photo by Aracelis Batista

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