The Halloween Parade will be held Sunday, Oct. 28, in York City. The parade begins at 2 p.m., moving east along Market Street from the York Fairgrounds to Lehman Street.
The one-mile Pumpkin Run starts at 1:45 p.m., just before the parade. The run will begin at Penn and Market streets and end at the YWCA's facility at 320 E. Market St. in the city.
The YW is selling Halloween Parade souvenir cups for $5 at its facility and at these city sites where deals and discounts will be offered to cup purchasers:
---Bair's Fried Chicken, at Central Market, 34 W. Philadelphia St. Bring the cup and receive double punches on Bair's customer loyalty card with qualifying purchase.
---Holy Hound Taproom, 57 W. Market St. Free soda and soda refills
---J.R.'s Fresh Cut French Fries at Central Market. Ten percent off all combo meals with the cup.
---Liquid Hero Brewery, 50 E. North St. One dollar off beer in the cup.
---OffCenter Grill at the Yorktowne Hotel, 48 E. Market St. Free non-alcoholic drink in the cup (one per visit) and 50 percent off bar food.
---White Rose Bar & Grill, 48 N. Beaver St. With the cup, orange crush mixed drinks are $4 and domestic drafts are $2.
The public also can visit local eateries that will give a percentage of their food sales to YW for the parade.
Fundraising times and sites are:
---5 to 10 p.m. Friday at Meadows Frozen Custard, 1193 Loucks Road in West Manchester Township, with 20 percent of all sales going to the parade.
---4 to midnight Monday at Maewyn's Irish Pub, 110 N. George St. in York City, with 10 percent of food sales being donated.
---5 to 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, at Yorktowne Hotel's OffCenter Grill, 48 E. Market St. in York City, with 50 percent of food sales being donated.
For information, call the YWCA at 845-2651 or visit its website at www.ywcayork.org. Contact the YW to be a volunteer on parade day.