(Canton, IL) -- Local businesses will once again be participating in the annual "Munchkin Masquerade" this week in downtown Canton. Children can trick or treat at participating merchants in the downtown area and at Jones Park. They will receive free, safe candy for Halloween. This year's Halloween Celebration, formerly known as Merchant's Night, will feature the forth annual Scarecrow Contest, hot dogs and chips for sale and spooky music in the park. It will be Wednesday night in Jones Park from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m.