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Hy-Vee to host Halloween party

More than 250 Hy-Vee stores will host a Halloween party featuring trick-or-treating and family-friendly activities from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday.

According to a press release, the free event includes coloring, cookie decorating, mini pumpkin painting and more.

Children dressed in costume will receive a free trick-or-treat bag, while supplies last.

According to the release, Hy-Vee’s annual Halloween party is a fun, interactive way to provide entertainment and engage families during the fall season.

The event also provides a safe environment for children and parents to celebrate the holiday and learn about healthy eating options from Hy-Vee’s dietitians, the release stated.