Community Health Systems, Inc.

BACHC to host 5th Annual Trunk-Or-Treat

On Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, from 5-7 p.m., Beloit Area Community Health Center will host this event in the parking lot of Beloit Area Community Health Center.

The event will provide children a safe place to trick or treat and give them the opportunity to show off their costumes. Our staff and community volunteers will gather and park their decorated vehicles in our parking lot and pass out treats from the trunk of their vehicles.

New This Year

There will be a check-in table for all families. Children will receive a Trunk-Or-Treat bag to use during the event to gather candy and treats. The Trunk-Or-Treat bag will be the entry into this year’s event.

Quick Fun Facts:

  • 48 sponsors
  • 56 decorated trunks waiting to hand out more than 66,000 pieces of candy
  • Five mascots to entertain including Minnie and Mickey Mouse, Hammy from the Ice Hogs, Snappy from the Beloit Snappers, and Mr. Pig from Piggly Wiggly)
  • One haunted school bus
  • One city bus, semi-truck, garbage truck and cement truck
  • Police and Fire vehicles and trucks
  • Live music from Zack D. Music
  • Additional treats to include chips, apples and cookies
  • Lots of community camaraderie
  • 1,200 to 1,500 little ghosts, goblins, princesses, and more are expected to attend

“While BACHC hosts and organizes Trunk-Or-Treat each year, it is truly a community-wide sponsored event,” said Julie Sprecher, CEO Community Health Systems, Inc. “We love hosting a fun, family-friendly event that brings out so many families and includes 44 community sponsors.

Sprecher continued that “the community support is overwhelming. Our clinic is so proud to be a part of an event that has become a family tradition during October in Beloit.”

Admission and activities are FREE, and food vendors Three Chicks and a Truck, 15th & Chris, and Blender Café will be selling great food!

For more information about Trunk-Or-Treat at BACHC, contact Ana Montoya at (608) 313-3376.