Oct 24, 2011 11:25 AM by AP
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Baton Rouge Halloween parade is scheduled for Saturday at 2 p.m. in the city's downtown area.
The Advocate reported (http://bit.ly/p6PzEc ) the parade is sponsored by the 10/31 Consortium, a nonprofit benefiting Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital, the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank and the Baton Rouge Big Buddy Program.
The theme is "First Fright: Something Wicked This Way Comes."
The parade will include costumed characters and floats with Halloween decorations.
A map of the route and other information are available at www.1031Consortium.com .