McALLEN The City of McAllen Parks and Recreation, Police and Fire Departments will host their Annual Halloween Festival on Monday, Oct. 31. The festival will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Lark, Las Palmas and Palm View Community Centers. Each center will feature games, contests, food and candy, prizes, a Haunted House and many other activities.

"We are proud to offer the Halloween Festival once again this year," said Sally Gavlik, director of the Parks and Recreation Department. "We encourage everyone to attend the festivals at the center of their choice and enjoy the evening in a safe, indoor setting. There will be plenty of fun and activities for all."

Everyone is invited to attend the festivities. For more information, please contact Lark Community Center (2601 Lark Ave.) at 681-3340, Las Palmas Community Center (1921 N. 25th Street) at 681-3350 and Palm View Community Center (3401 Jordan Road) at 681-3360.