Daytona Beach Campus

NEWS RELEASE

Halloween Carnival and Spooktacular Open to Public at Embry-Riddle

Daytona Beach, FL, October 22, 2012

Hungry little goblins and ghosts in the area are invited to fill their bags with candy at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Halloween Spooktacular from 5-7 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 28.

Sponsored by the university’s Housing and Residence Life office, the annual event was designed to give local children a safe evening of trick-or-treating. Activities include a carnival for children, featuring crafts, face painting, games and light refreshments. The event will take place at McKay Hall on the Daytona Beach campus and is free and open to the public.

While Embry-Riddle students and staff will oversee the activities, parents are asked to accompany their children and provide them with a container to put their goodies in.

Free parking will be directed from the university’s main entrance at 600 Clyde Morris Blvd., located two miles north of Beville Road and just south of Richard Petty Boulevard.

For more information, please call the Housing and Residence Life office at (386) 323-8000.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, the world's largest, fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace, is a nonprofit, independent institution offering more than 70 baccalaureate, master's and Ph.D. degree programs in its colleges of Arts and Sciences, Aviation, Business and Engineering. Embry-Riddle educates students at residential campuses in Daytona Beach, Fla., and Prescott, Ariz., and through the Worldwide Campus with more than 150 locations in the United States, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The university is a major research center, seeking solutions to real-world problems in partnership with the aerospace industry, other universities and government agencies. For more information, visit http://www.embryriddle.edu, follow us on Twitter (@EmbryRiddle) and facebook.com/EmbryRiddleUniversity, and find expert videos at YouTube.com/EmbryRiddleUniv.