I always thought that Halloween was October 31 no matter where you lived. apparently, I was wrong.

Here is a list of Trick or Treating for the areas in and around Lake Charles.

Wednesday, Oct. 30

Bell City -- 5-8 p.m.
Cameron Parish -- 5:30-8 p.m.
DeRidder -- 6-8 p.m.
Fenton -- 6-8 p.m.
Jennings -- 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Kinder -- 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Lake Arthur -- 6-8 p.m.
Oakdale -- 5-8 p.m.
Oberlin -- 5-8 p.m.
Welsh -- 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 31

Elton -- 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Lake Charles -- 5-8 p.m.
Leesville -- 5-8 p.m.
Sulphur -- 5-8 p.m.

This Thursday will be Friday in Bunkie and Independence Day will be held in March because it's too hot on July 4th.