Australia’s largest Halloween celebration will host the nation’s biggest Trick or Treat for children when Lithgow holds a hair-raising community party on October 29. Organised and hosted by Lithgow City Council, with support from local sponsors including Lithgow McDonald’s, Centennial Coal, Energy Australia, Village Voice and Lithgow Workies, the event will again feature spectacular Vivid-style lighting displays and spooky decorations. The main shopping area will be transformed into a fun-filled pedestrian zone with themed precincts,

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Lithgow Main St will be overrun with freaky fiends, ghouls, zombies and loveable fantasy characters when internationally renowned King of Pop impersonator Jason Jackson leads a public dance-off at Lithgow Halloween ‘16. The national record bid for the greatest number of costumed people to dance to the song Thriller will be a highlight of the annual community festival on October 29 and further the town’s emergence as a tourist destination. Organised and hosted by Lithgow

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Draculas, skeletons, goblins, fairies and other fantasy characters converged on the town of Lithgow for its annual Halloween monster mash last Saturday (October 31). As well as much of the local community, several thousand visitors from out of town experienced one of the largest Halloween celebrations in NSW.  More than 27,000 people engaged in the daytime and night time festivities. With spectacular acrobatics, pyrotechnics, a vampire aristocrat and a Michael Jackson impersonator, Vivid-style lighting displays

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On Saturday 31 October Main Street Bus Stops will be closed for the Lithgow Halloween event. There will be alternative Bus Stops on Mort Street near Lithgow Public School and Woolworths Shopping Centre for pickup and set down as indicated on the map. For further information call Lithgow Visitor Information Centre on T: 1300 760 276 or 6350

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A pdf program of Halloween activities is available to be downloaded.   The program also features a map of all the spooky locations where events will be taking place. Download program and map

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Community spirit is alive and well in Lithgow, despite the town bracing itself for an attack of Halloween zombies, monsters and vampires on Saturday, October 31. Featuring spectacular Vivid-style lighting displays and spooky decorations, the main shopping strip will be transformed into a fun-filled pedestrian zone with five themed precincts packed with market stalls selling local produce, dining options for every budget and non-stop entertainment across two main stages. The event will be organised and

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Macabre monsters, creepy clowns and scary skeletons can venture from the shadows and into the light when the town of Lithgow celebrates Halloween with a night of ghoulish glee on October 31. Featuring spectacular Vivid-style lighting displays and spooky decorations, the main shopping strip will be transformed into a fun-filled pedestrian zone with five themed precincts packed with market stalls selling local produce, dining options for every budget and non-stop entertainment across two main stages.

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Around thirty local businesses were represented at the recent Lithgow Halloween 2015 Business Information Session focusing on how owners can showcase their businesses and get involved. Business operators were invited to meet with Halloween 2015 event organisers to obtain information about how to showcase their businesses, increase sales and take utmost advantage of the huge crowds expected at this year’s event. There will be another Business Information Session held in the coming weeks to keep

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A free workshop is to be held for any business owners who would like a little extra inspiration on how to decorate their businesses for #LithgowHalloween15. Sometimes those of us less inclined to be creative may appreciate a helping hand to make our businesses look just the part for Halloween 2015. That is why Lithgow City Council is running a free workshop for just that purpose. "I am looking forward to seeing the end product

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