As dusk approaches Saturday, at 6 p.m.,
the Honey for the Heart Puppet Parade will turn the corner at Carpenter
and North Court and dance into uptown - welcoming in and kicking off
the Athens Halloween Block Party of 2014.
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The last time author and NPR humorist
David Sedaris came to Athens he recalls it being a "Wacky Wednesday" or
similarly themed party day. He remembers the Burrito Buggy and having to
leave town to catch a flight in Columbus shortly after his performance.
Underneath a black tarp, a house sits
center stage, not of the typical wood or brick. Rather, made of metal
with objects like tennis racquets, street signs and other items painted
in red, white and blue.