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Madison Downtown Halloween Hoopla; Parade and Magic Show Set for Oct.29

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MADISON, NJ- The Madison Chamber of Commerce 2016 Halloween Parade & Magic Show is scheduled for Saturday, October 29.

"Children and their parents are invited to attend a Halloween costume parade followed by a magic show and trick-or-treating in the downtown business area," said Karen Giambra Executive Director of The Madison area Chamber of Commerce who runs the annual event.

This year’s event is being sponsored by Marc Anthony Salon and Sugar Rush of Madison. 

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The schedule of events is as follows:

12:30pm: Halloween Parade will start promptly at 12:30p.m. in front of the Hartley Dodge Memorial Bldg., 50 Kings Rd.  Participants will march to Green Village Rd., to Main St., and finish on Waverly Pl. and Lincoln Pl.

1:00-1:30pm: The Joe Fischer Magic Show will be held on the corner of Lincoln Pl. and Waverly Pl.  In case of rain, the show will be held inside the gym at the Madison Junior School, 160 Main St.

1:30-3:00pm: Children in costume are invited to trick-or-treat through the downtown business district.  Participating stores will display a bright orange and black jack-o-lantern in their windows. 

"Madison PhotoPlus, 40 Main St. has generously offered to take a free photo of each child in their costume. Details will be available at Madison PhotoPlus the day of the event," said Giambra. 

For more information about Joe Fischer and his magic shows please visit JoeFischerMagic.com or facebook.com/JoeFischerMagic.

Please contact Frank Iannarone at the Madison Pharmacy at 973-377-0075 or by email at madisonpharmacy@optonline.net for more information.

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