Upcoming Event: Douglas County's Halloween Safety Street

Upcoming Event: Douglas County's Halloween Safety Street

Halloween is just around the corner, and Dare To Be A Cowboy will be adding a western flair to the Trick or Treat Safety Street event hosted by the Douglas County Sheriff's Department! Dress up and get ready for a fun-filled evening that promotes safety and provides a safe environment for trick-or-treaters of all ages. 


What is Safety Street?

Safety Street is an annual event organized by the Douglas County Sheriff's Department to educate the community about important safety measures during the Halloween season. It is a unique opportunity for families to come together and learn about various safety topics while enjoying a festive atmosphere.

When and Where?

This year, Safety Street will take place on Halloween night, October 31st, from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM. The event will be held at the Douglas County Sheriff's Department headquarters, located at Douglas County Fairgrounds. The entire parking lot will be transformed into a safe and interactive space for families to explore.

What to Expect?

Safety Street will feature a wide range of activities and educational booths that cover different aspects of safety. Families can expect to learn about pedestrian safety, stranger danger, fire safety, and much more. The event will also include interactive demonstrations, games, and giveaways.

Why Attend Safety Street?

Attending Safety Street is a fantastic way to ensure that you and your loved ones have a safe and enjoyable Halloween. By participating in the event, you will gain valuable knowledge about how to stay safe during trick-or-treating and other Halloween activities. You will also have the opportunity to engage with law enforcement officers and ask any questions you may have.

How to Prepare?

Before attending Safety Street, it's a good idea to discuss safety tips with your family. Remind children about the importance of staying with a trusted adult, using crosswalks, and not accepting candy from strangers. Encourage them to ask questions and actively participate in the event.

Additionally, make sure to dress appropriately for the weather and wear comfortable shoes, as you may be walking around the event for an extended period.


Safety Street is an incredible opportunity to celebrate Halloween while prioritizing safety. By attending this event, you can equip yourself and your family with the knowledge and tools needed to have a fun and secure Halloween experience. Don't miss out on this spooktacular event hosted by the Douglas County Sheriff's Department!

Back to blog