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The Pirate Carrying a Mermaid Optical Illusion has been named Patch's Halloween Costume in America. Its creator -- and wearer -- will receive a $5,000 prize for having the most creative and innovative costume.
The Missouri winner, who will receive $250, will now be entered to win the $5,000 grand prize in Patch's Best Halloween Costume in America contest.
We're searching for the best Halloween Costume in America. Enter yourself or your kids for a chance to win $5,000.
Here are some costume and decoration tips and tricks to ensure that your Halloween is fun and eco-friendly.
The Neighborhood Files, Halloween
Because Halloween falls on a weekday in 2012, most trick-or-treating will occur on a weekday in Ballwin, Ellisville and across St. Louis.
Looking for something fun to do this weekend or on Halloween? Check out this list of events in the area.
Public Safety, Halloween
Check here for a list of safety centers to be hosted by St. Louis County Police, school resource officers and DARE officers on Halloween evening. Children in costumes are desired to stop by for free glow necklaces, balloons and candy.
News, Patch Reads, Halloween
Check out ReadKiddoRead's list of the best Halloween books for kids.
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