In the United States, the most common trick-or-treat time is from 5-8 p.m. Some neighborhoods or communities start as late as 6 p.m., while others have no set start time. End times range from 7 p.m. at the earliest to 9 p.m. at the latest.Continue Reading
Typically, jurisdictions in more rural areas have earlier start times and later end times for trick-or-treaters. Urban areas tend to start early, but these locales also require trick-or-treaters to stop earlier.
Some areas do not maintain any kind of official trick-or-treat times. However, even in these areas, children should not remain on the streets very late after dark on Halloween, due to the night's historical association with mischievous activity.Learn more about Halloween