INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - Indianapolis announced Wednesday that trick-or-treating hours would be moved from Thursday to Friday from 6-8 p.m.
Several communities have changed this year's trick-or-treating days due to the possibility of strong storms.
Indoor trick-or-treat activities previously scheduled at all Indianapolis Fire Department stations and IMPD’s Southwest District location will go on as scheduled on Thursday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Trick-or-treaters can also go to IMPD’s Southeast District location Friday night from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., as will the Southwest District location, according to a release from the Department of Public Safety.
According to DPS, this also means a mandatory meeting for Marion County sex offenders will be rescheduled from Thursday to Friday from 6-9 p.m.
Central Indiana police chiefs and mayors spoke out Tuesday, saying they wanted to ensure a safe Halloween for children.
Fishers and Muncie were among the first to announce changing their trick-or-treating from Thursday to Friday. Many others followed suit, including all communities in Hendricks County.
Click here for trick-or-treat hours and days for various Central Indiana communities.
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