The time has arrived for little ghouls, goblins, princesses and knights to take to the streets of Bowie in all their finery to ask neighbors to choose between passing out treats or being subject to trickery.
Yes, it's Halloween.
Recommended trick-or-treating hours in Bowie are 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., according to the city's website.
Worried about rain ruining all the fun? Check the Halloween forecast on Patch to see if you need to bring an umbrella or an extra warm coat out with you on Thursday night.
As you get ready to hit the streets to hit your neighbors up for candy, the Maryland State Highway Administration reminds kids, parents and drivers to be alert, and offers these safety tips.