The online home of the Greenhorn Valley View
 Home | News | Sports | Ideas | Life | Classifieds | Service Directory | Outdoors | The Greenhorn Valley |
Quick Links: My View | Happenings | Weather | Local News | Service Directory | Coupons | Display Ads | My View - Log In | Register
Saturday, November 25, 2017
Fire conditions brought to you by RFPD:  Click here to get emergency text and email alerts
Ad Here

Rye’s Main Street Once Again Became ‘Halloween Town’ for a Few Hours
TalkbackComment on this story  |   RecommendRecommend this story  |   Print it!Printer friendly version  |   Email itEmail this story to a friend

Adjust story text size: Make font size smaller Make font size larger

Photo by Virginia Hood
 
Photo by Virginia Hood
 
Photo by Virginia Hood
 
Other stories in this category
11/13/2017 11/2/2017 11/21/2017

Click here for all the news

Most recommended in this category

Click here for all the news

What fun it was to watch this beautiful little mountain towns’ Main Street come alive with goblins of all ages and sizes wearing all sorts of very creative, beautiful and scary attire. The street was lined with Halloween decorated vehicles (Trunk or Treat), businesses, churches and homes just waiting to greet and fill up the goblins bags with all kinds of goodies.

What a great way to spend Halloween, joining the goblins that were accompanied by moms & dads, brothers & sisters, grandparents, great grandparents, aunts, uncles or friends, or both. In other words this was a family, neighbor, friend get-together and as Karon Christenson Banta (the event coordinator) says: “It is safe and fun, it is ‘Our Community and Our Families’.

Six years ago Banta had this idea of having a special and safe event for the kids and community on Halloween. She thought that getting together with Terry Maybrey, the Rye Town Mayor at that time, and discussing some options with him would be a good start and the brainstorming began. They then brought Natalie Lepley, owner of the ‘Main Street Boutique’ and Marty Rahl who lives on Rye Main Street into the planning, along with Karon’s good friend Holly Tittel. That was the birth of ‘Halloween Town’ on the Main Street of Rye, Colorado. The event has grown and grown very rapidly.

Would you like to read the rest of this story? You can subscribe to the Greenhorn Valley View for only $35/yr. anywhere in Pueblo County. Call (719) 676-3401 for details.


TalkBack
 
Click here to log in to post to TalkBack
 
 
Click on the cop Report Talk Back Abuse to report Talk Back abuse and misuse
 
 

Featured Auto Ad
Click here to advertise in this space

My View
Free ice cream!
Set up alerts
Subscribe to lists
Participate in forums and talk-back
Set preferences
Log in
Sign up

 
Ad Here

Ads by Google


Home | Contact us | Archives | E-Edition | My View | Privacy Policy | Subscribe to the print edition
 
Site Map

The Greenhorn Valley View is a weekly newspaper serving the communities of the Greenhorn Valley in Southern Colorado,
including Colorado City, Rye, San Isabel, Beulah and Hatchet Ranch.

All content Copyright © 2003 - 2017 Speckled Pup Media and/or other copyright holders. All rights reserved.