5 WNY Neighborhoods for The Best Trick-or-Treating [List]
Halloween will be here before you know it, so it's time to put your plan of attack in place. It's hard enough getting the kids costumes together, right? That's why I put together this list of the best neighborhoods in Buffalo and Western New York to go trick-or-treating in. It's one less thing you have to worry about now.
When picking a neighborhood, of course, you want to make sure it's a safe place for you and the kids, but also, you want to get the good candy! That's important. These neighborhoods are in no particular order.
5 WNY Neighborhoods for The Best Trick-or-Treating
Surprisingly, many WNYers who weighed in on the topics warned against Elmwood Villiage,
@CourtsideRecovery said the adults ruined it,
I live in the Elmwood Village and don't pass candy out anymore. I used to, but then trashy adults kept coming to our door to "trick-or-treat" and it completely ruined it for me. And we're talking a lot of adults too, it was creepy.
@gfro9191 suggests that the fact that renters live in Elmwood Village may be why it isn't as good as it used to be,
I just moved to the Elmwood Village and a friend told me that we shouldn't expect many houses passing out candy because the area is mostly renters. Is this true?
Depends what part of EV. When we trick-or-treated pre-covid we'd get ~1 house per long block (including both sides).
While you are deciding where to trick-or-treat with the kids, you may want to take a look at these areas, so you can be aware of where the most sex offenders live.