PRESS RELEASES

2021 City of Pittsburgh Halloween Trick-or-Treating Times Announced

PITTSBURGH, PA (October 12, 2021) The City of Pittsburgh has announced trick-or-treating will be Sunday, October 31 from 5-7 p.m. and urges all residents to follow safety protocols and guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Residents are urged to: 

  • Avoid direct contact with others who do not live with you.
  • Make a cloth mask part of your costume, but do not substitute a costume mask for a cloth mask. 
  • Bring hand sanitizer to use throughout trick-or-treating and wash your hands before eating any treats.
  • Follow distancing on sidewalks and when approaching homes. Stay at least 6 feet away from others outside of your household.
  • Wear reflective clothing and bring flashlights for visibility while trick-or-treating.

As with each year, motorists are asked to be especially vigilant on Halloween night, decrease speeds and increase awareness of trick-or-treating children and families. 

Published

10.12.2021

Contacts

Molly Onufer
Communications Director
Mayor's Office
412-579-8534
molly.onufer@pittsburghpa.gov