For the fourth year in a row, the Lawrence Hopewell Trail will host the Halloween themed Trail and Treat Ride on Sunday, Oct. 21, from 3 to 5 p.m. at Village Park in Lawrence Township.

Children aged 12 and under and their families are invited to wear Halloween costumes, decorate their bikes, participate in treat bike rides and listen to live music by the Princeton children’s band, School of Rock.

Other activities will include face painting, treats, and trick-or-treat goody bags.

Children six and older are invited on a mile-long ride, with a shorter, loop for younger children. There will also be Halloween-themed activities including Halloween crafts.

Participants should gather at Village Park at the Bergen Street entrance starting at 3 p.m. Parents with bicycle trailers are welcome, and parent supervision is required. Walking, scootering, roller skating and stroller participants are also welcome.

The fee for the event is $5 per child two and older. Children under two are free. Parents are encouraged to pre-register their children online by visiting the LHT’s website, Onsite registration will also be possible, space permitting.

There is no rain date for this event. Please visit after noon on the day of the event to see if weather forces a cancellation. Pre-registrants will also be emailed if there is a weather concern. For other questions, email