The Halloween Capital Of The World Is Right Here In Minnesota And You’ll Want To Visit

Now that October is officially here, the hunt for the perfect costumes, spooky decor, and sweet treats begins! While Halloween has existed in some form for centuries, most of our current traditions to one city in Minnesota. Not far from the Twin Cities, Anoka has been celebrating Halloween in style since 1920. Today, nearly 100 years later, Anoka continues to live up to its legacy as the Halloween Capital of the World. Read on to learn about all of Anoka’s Halloween festivities!

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Have you ever attended any Anoka Halloween celebrations? Do you plan on going to Grand Day Parade this year? Let us know in the comment!