(Paxton Record) - The Paxton Park District and PRIDE in Paxton are co-sponsoring a Halloween parade at 4pm on Monday, Oct. 31, in downtown Paxton. Children and their parents are encouraged to dress in their scariest, funniest or cutest costumes and parade up Market Street prior to trick-or-treating that evening. The parade starts at 4pm in front of the Paxton Carnegie Library. For children who want the chance to win some extra goodies, costumes will be judged at 3:45pm. A number of downtown businesses will be open for trick-or-treating following the parade.