WINNEMUCCA — Saturday, Oct. 31, Humboldt General Hospital will offer trick or treating in a safe, fun-filled environment.

The hospital’s annual “Trunk or Treat” event will take place from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the parking lot above the EMS Station, located at 118 E. Haskell Street.

The family-friendly event, which is produced by the HGH Employee Committee, features decorated trunks and candy stations for community members and their children to trick or treat in a safe and fun environment. There is no charge to attend and all ages are welcome.  

The Humboldt General Hospital Trunk or Treat is held in conjunction with the Humboldt County Chamber of Commerce’s business trick or treating event, which will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31.

Additionally, Winnemucca Mayor Richard Stone has declared that community trick or treating will take place from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., also on Saturday, Oct. 31. 

All trunk or treaters are encouraged to wear costumes; facial coverings are mandatory. Cars will be parked to allow for proper social distancing, and trunk or treaters are encouraged to wait to unwrap any candy until their hands have been washed and/or sanitized.

Any person who is experiencing COVID-like symptoms, or who has had a possible exposure to the virus, should stay home. 

For more information on the annual Humboldt General Hospital Trunk or Treat event, please call 775-623-5222.