PHOTOS: Costumes and candy at Amherst’s Halloween bash


Susan Pack, a member of the Amherst Marching Comets Color Guard, dances as Princess Leia


Beware, evildoers — Lucas Cruz and Trey Riddell are on the search for supervillains.


Derrick Nutt sinks his fangs into an innocent doughnut.


Thirteen-month-old Zoey Smith charms parade-goers with her angelic costume.


Photos by Candace Matwijiw | Amherst News-Times

The Amherst fire department hosts the city’s annual Halloween parade and costume contest. Participants reveled and laughed at each others’ costumes Sunday as they marched down Park Avenue. Donuts and cider awaited at the end of the parade route on the city hall lawn.

Susan Pack, a member of the Amherst Marching Comets Color Guard, dances as Princess Leia
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2016/11/web1_DSC01761.jpegSusan Pack, a member of the Amherst Marching Comets Color Guard, dances as Princess Leia

Beware, evildoers — Lucas Cruz and Trey Riddell are on the search for supervillains.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2016/11/web1_DSC01890.jpegBeware, evildoers — Lucas Cruz and Trey Riddell are on the search for supervillains.

Derrick Nutt sinks his fangs into an innocent doughnut.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2016/11/web1_DSC01930.jpegDerrick Nutt sinks his fangs into an innocent doughnut.

Thirteen-month-old Zoey Smith charms parade-goers with her angelic costume.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2016/11/web1_DSC01945.jpegThirteen-month-old Zoey Smith charms parade-goers with her angelic costume.