Spirit Halloween now open in north Fort Worth

Spirit Halloween, located near Hwy. 377 and North Tarrant Parkway, has a large selection of Halloween costumes and decorations for all ages. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)
Spirit Halloween, located near Hwy. 377 and North Tarrant Parkway, has a large selection of Halloween costumes and decorations for all ages. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)

Spirit Halloween, located near Hwy. 377 and North Tarrant Parkway, has a large selection of Halloween costumes and decorations for all ages. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)

A Spirit Halloween store opened in August at 5860 N. Tarrant Parkway, Fort Worth.

The seasonal chain store offers an array of Halloween decorations, costumes and accessories for all ages. 866-586-0155.




www.stores.spirithalloween.com
By Ian Pribanic
Ian Pribanic covers city government, transportation, business and education news for Community Impact Newspaper in the Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth areas. A Washington D.C. native and University of North Texas graduate, Ian was previously an editor for papers in Oklahoma, West Texas and for Community Impact in New Braunfels.


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