The Madras-Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce's Merchant Halloween Costume Contest is right around the corner, set for Halloween, Oct. 31.
The deadline for businesses to enter the contest is Oct. 29, and participants will be judged in multiple categories, including best costume, most original costume, best decorations, funniest costume and scariest costume.
Judges will visit participating businesses between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.
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