A record costumed crowd came to this year’s City Island Chamber of Commerce Halloween Parade this past Tuesday (October 31). (Check out the live videos on our Facebook page!) Judges scattered throughout the crowd ~ in costume themselves! ~ selected winners in various categories:
Best Group: “Alice in Wonderland” by the McSherry Family
Best Adult #1: “Reading Rainbow” by Cortney Cooper
Best Adult #2: “Leftovers” by Mike Mervilde
Best Boy: “Goku” by Goku H.
Best Girl: “Donut Box” by Josie C.
Best Infant: “Baby Mike Wazowski” by Mike O’Keefe
Best Pet: “Octopus & baby octopus” owner Jane Caro with Frankie
Scariest: “Zipper Head Kid” by Logan C.
Most Original: “Sledgehammer Rabbit” by Justo Maduro
As always, Ron Terner of Focal Point Gallery captured the moments of the day. Check out his photographs in these Facebook albums:
Spotlighting the collaboration between City Island businesses and organizations, taken from a blog post from M4 Consulting Services about efforts by Captain Mike’s Diving and the City Island Oyster Reef, as well as six restaurants on City Island (Sea Shore, Sammy’s Fish Box, Sammy’s Shrimp Box, Seafood City, Johnny’s Reef, and Tony’s Pier).