Witches, zombies and vampires take over Wisbech for Horsefair’s annual Halloween Trick or Treat event

PUBLISHED: 11:28 30 October 2017

Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza. Leader of Wisbech Town Council, Councillor Sam Hoy with fellow town councillors.

Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza. Leader of Wisbech Town Council, Councillor Sam Hoy with fellow town councillors.

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Witches, zombies and vampires covered Wisbech at the weekend as the town got into the Halloween spirit.

Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza.Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza.

Hundreds of people of all ages attended the Horsefair Shopping Centre’s annual Halloween Trick or Treat event, many of them in fancy dress.

Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza.Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza.

More than 60 town centre businesses in the Horsefair, on High Street, Hill Street, Market Street and Union Street took part.

Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza.Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza.

The event had something for all the family including balloon modelling, fairground rides, an arts and crafts fair and more.

Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza.Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza.

New this year was the House of Shadows and Madam Woo’s fortune telling in the Market Place, alongside spooky dance performances from the Nine Lives Theatre Group.

Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza.Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza.

The Rose & Crown Hotel also hosted the Samhain Witches’ Festival with magical, mystical witchy wares to browse and craft stalls to visit.

Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza.Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza.

The Mayor of Wisbech Councillor Steve Tierney had the difficult task of judging the fancy dress competition.

Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza.Wisbech goes all out for Halloween with Horsefair Trick or Treat extravaganza.

The entrants, modelling a variety of creative outfits, lined up as the mayor spent several minutes carefully picking the winners.


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