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.

 

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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.

 

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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.