Halloween Trick or Treat Hours for Greater Lowell 2021

October 5, 2021

Updated for 2021! 

Official Trick or Treating Hours in Greater Lowell towns covered by Lowell Macaroni Kid:

(Click on the town name to access the linked official announcement)

Billerica  Sunday 10/31 5:30-8:30 PM  
Chelmsford  Sunday 10/31 6-8 PM
Dracut  Sunday 10/31 6-8 PM
Dunstable Not announced yet but typically 10/31 5-8 PM. Check Dunstable town website for updates.
Groton  Sunday 10/31 5-7 PM
Littleton  Sunday 10/31 5:30-8 PM
Lowell Sunday 10/31 6-8 PM  
Tewksbury  Not announced yet but typically 10/31 6-8 PM.  Check Tewksbury town website or Police Facebook page for updates.
Tyngsborough  Not announced yet but typically 10/31 6-8 PM  Check Tyngsboro Police website or Facebook page for updates.
Westford  Sunday 10/31 6-8 PM

Trick or Treating Safety Tips:

  • An adult parent or guardian should accompany children
  • If older children plan to trick-or-treat alone, plan a route, make sure they have one or more cell phones, and set an agreed end time. Call to check in periodically.
  • Only go to homes that are well-lit and have a porch light on
  • Never go inside a home or car for a treat. Remain on the doorstep when visiting a home.
  • Put reflective tape on bags and costumes
  • Children and adults should have flashlights and stay in well-lit areas
  • Dress warmly
  • Always use the sidewalk, if available. If there is no sidewalk, walk facing traffic and stay off the road as much as possible.
  • Cross the street as a group, at crosswalks if available
  • Do not run across street
  • Be very careful with costume accessories such as swords and knives
  • A parent or guardian should check all treats before eating, in case of allergies or tampering. Avoid homemade treats.
  • Be very careful around luminaries, candles, and open flames.

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