MC to host trick-or-treat event Oct. 26

Oct. 8, 2013
Contact: Chloe Kennedy, News and New Media Writer
865.981.8209; chloe.kennedy@maryvillecollege.edu

Maryville College will celebrate Halloween with a trick-or-treat event on Sat., Oct. 26 on campus.

The event will be held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. in the courtyard between Thaw Hall and the Center for Campus Ministry. The event is free and open to area children and their parents

Parents and chaperones should park in the lot adjacent to Fayerweather Hall and walk toward Thaw Hall.

The event will replace the College’s annual Carnegie Hall trick-or-treat event, which was previously held on Halloween night.

For more information, call the College’s Residence Life Office at 865.981.8192.


Maryville College is ideally situated in Maryville, Tenn., between the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Knoxville, the state's third largest city. Founded in 1819, it is the 12th oldest institution of higher learning in the South and maintains an affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA). Known for offering its students a rigorous and highly personal experience that includes an undergraduate research requirement, Maryville College is a nationally ranked institution of higher learning that successfully joins the liberal arts and professional preparation. Total enrollment for the fall 2013 semester is 1,168.