Around the Square October 26, 2018


Trick or Treat around the Square is a time honored tradition in Hamilton, TX when local businesses can give back to the community for their support. Businesses and organizations in the downtown area of Hamilton will start passing out goodies at 3:30pm. Please join us after Trick or Treat around the Square for the Pumpkin Pie Eating Contest and Costume Contest on the east side of the courthouse steps.  Bell Street will be closed from 4pm-9pm, at that time the kids will enjoy free inflatables sponsored by Back Roads Church. Branded Heart will take the stage at 7pm and play until 9pm.

Trick or Treat Around the Square

Trick or Treat

Pumpkin Pie Eating Contest

Pumpkin Pie Eating Contest Rules

Each contestant will be given one WHOLE PUMPKIN PIE. The first person to eat the entire pie( including crust, filling and whipped topping) will be the winner. The Hamilton Chamber of Commerce Board members will be the judges. Entry will be limited to the first 20 people to complete the entry form and returned to the Chamber of Commerce office. There is no entry fee for this contest and the winner will receive a gift certificate from the Crossfire Steakhouse and Cantina. Contestants need to report to the east side of the courthouse steps 15 mins before the beginning of the contest. Contest begins at 6pm.

Costume Contest

Each division will win a special treat.

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Details for the Pumpkin Pie Eating Contest

Please print and return to the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce Office. The first 20 participants to turn in the completed registration form will be entered into the Pumpkin Pie Eating Contest.