Costumes and capers during Halloween weekend


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Ten-year-old contestants line up on the Prouty Plaza stage for constume contest awards during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Ten-year-old contestants line up on the Prouty Plaza stage for constume contest awards during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Louisa Hodapp, 2, of Cincinnati lifts a superhero-sized barbell during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Russell Devaudreuil, 4, of West Milton shows off his trophy during Hometown Halloween’s costume contest on Saturday in Troy.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Jackson Seger, 4, of Covington ices cookies during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Pugs Finney and Pippa dress as a lobster and unicorn during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Madelyn Steffel, 3, of Troy traverses the superhero obstacle course during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Chloe Peffly, 9, of Troy poses with the Sanderson Sisters during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Jiiir Anderson, 4, of Xenia and Braydin Wilhite, 5, of Troy attempt sit-ups during superhero training at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Mekiah, 10, Tiana, 7, and Isaiah Terrill, 4, pose with a couple of berries during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest From left, Karter, 7 Krawford, 2, Katcher, 10 months, and Krosby, 4, stand with mother Megan Gariety of Covington as Reds players and a popcorn box during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Will and Luke Bertke, 3 and 5, of Troy take a run through the superhero obstacle course during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Sammy and Lucas Summers, 3 and 6, of Troy collect candy during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Eleanor Anderson, 5, of Troy dresses as a genie during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Kei Samuwaka, 3, and Koto Okanishi, 4, of Troy fly through a painted cityscape during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Jude Birman, 2, of Troy picks out crayons during arts and crafts at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Grant and Breanna DeYoung, along with Jack, 18 months, Brian, 4, and Jillian, 7, dress as The Incredibles during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.


Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

Ten-year-old contestants line up on the Prouty Plaza stage for constume contest awards during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

Louisa Hodapp, 2, of Cincinnati lifts a superhero-sized barbell during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

Russell Devaudreuil, 4, of West Milton shows off his trophy during Hometown Halloween’s costume contest on Saturday in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

Jackson Seger, 4, of Covington ices cookies during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

Pugs Finney and Pippa dress as a lobster and unicorn during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

Madelyn Steffel, 3, of Troy traverses the superhero obstacle course during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

Chloe Peffly, 9, of Troy poses with the Sanderson Sisters during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

Jiiir Anderson, 4, of Xenia and Braydin Wilhite, 5, of Troy attempt sit-ups during superhero training at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

Mekiah, 10, Tiana, 7, and Isaiah Terrill, 4, pose with a couple of berries during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

From left, Karter, 7 Krawford, 2, Katcher, 10 months, and Krosby, 4, stand with mother Megan Gariety of Covington as Reds players and a popcorn box during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

Will and Luke Bertke, 3 and 5, of Troy take a run through the superhero obstacle course during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

Sammy and Lucas Summers, 3 and 6, of Troy collect candy during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

Eleanor Anderson, 5, of Troy dresses as a genie during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

Kei Samuwaka, 3, and Koto Okanishi, 4, of Troy fly through a painted cityscape during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

Jude Birman, 2, of Troy picks out crayons during arts and crafts at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest

Grant and Breanna DeYoung, along with Jack, 18 months, Brian, 4, and Jillian, 7, dress as The Incredibles during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Ten-year-old contestants line up on the Prouty Plaza stage for constume contest awards during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween16-4.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Ten-year-old contestants line up on the Prouty Plaza stage for constume contest awards during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Louisa Hodapp, 2, of Cincinnati lifts a superhero-sized barbell during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween22-5.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Louisa Hodapp, 2, of Cincinnati lifts a superhero-sized barbell during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Russell Devaudreuil, 4, of West Milton shows off his trophy during Hometown Halloween’s costume contest on Saturday in Troy.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween17-5.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Russell Devaudreuil, 4, of West Milton shows off his trophy during Hometown Halloween’s costume contest on Saturday in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Jackson Seger, 4, of Covington ices cookies during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween31-5.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Jackson Seger, 4, of Covington ices cookies during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Pugs Finney and Pippa dress as a lobster and unicorn during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween18-5.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Pugs Finney and Pippa dress as a lobster and unicorn during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Madelyn Steffel, 3, of Troy traverses the superhero obstacle course during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween26-5.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Madelyn Steffel, 3, of Troy traverses the superhero obstacle course during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Chloe Peffly, 9, of Troy poses with the Sanderson Sisters during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween19-5.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Chloe Peffly, 9, of Troy poses with the Sanderson Sisters during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Jiiir Anderson, 4, of Xenia and Braydin Wilhite, 5, of Troy attempt sit-ups during superhero training at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween23-5.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Jiiir Anderson, 4, of Xenia and Braydin Wilhite, 5, of Troy attempt sit-ups during superhero training at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Mekiah, 10, Tiana, 7, and Isaiah Terrill, 4, pose with a couple of berries during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween20-5.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Mekiah, 10, Tiana, 7, and Isaiah Terrill, 4, pose with a couple of berries during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest From left, Karter, 7 Krawford, 2, Katcher, 10 months, and Krosby, 4, stand with mother Megan Gariety of Covington as Reds players and a popcorn box during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween1-7.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest From left, Karter, 7 Krawford, 2, Katcher, 10 months, and Krosby, 4, stand with mother Megan Gariety of Covington as Reds players and a popcorn box during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Will and Luke Bertke, 3 and 5, of Troy take a run through the superhero obstacle course during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween27-5.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Will and Luke Bertke, 3 and 5, of Troy take a run through the superhero obstacle course during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Sammy and Lucas Summers, 3 and 6, of Troy collect candy during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween21-5.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Sammy and Lucas Summers, 3 and 6, of Troy collect candy during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Eleanor Anderson, 5, of Troy dresses as a genie during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween7-5.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Eleanor Anderson, 5, of Troy dresses as a genie during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Kei Samuwaka, 3, and Koto Okanishi, 4, of Troy fly through a painted cityscape during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween29-5.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Kei Samuwaka, 3, and Koto Okanishi, 4, of Troy fly through a painted cityscape during the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.

https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween9-6.jpg

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Jude Birman, 2, of Troy picks out crayons during arts and crafts at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween30-5.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Jude Birman, 2, of Troy picks out crayons during arts and crafts at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center’s fourth annual Boo Bash on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Cody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Grant and Breanna DeYoung, along with Jack, 18 months, Brian, 4, and Jillian, 7, dress as The Incredibles during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.
https://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2018/10/web1_Halloween8-5.jpgCody Willoughby | AIM Media Midwest Grant and Breanna DeYoung, along with Jack, 18 months, Brian, 4, and Jillian, 7, dress as The Incredibles during Hometown Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Troy.