PORTLAND – Portland was ranked at No. 5 in a list of the “Top 10 Halloween Cities in America,” compiled by the party supply website Shindigz.com.
The site set out to compile "a list of ten cities where visitors can experience the best of what Halloween has to offer.”
In describing why Portland was picked, the site mentioned Richmond and Northwest Heights as great trick-or-treating neighborhoods and added “the hair-raising, world-famous Shanghai Tunnels and Pittock Mansion give Portland a central spot on the list.”
Philadelphia, PA, topped the list, followed by Denver, CO, San Francisco, CA, and San Antonio, TX. The bottom half of the list included Chicago, IL, Las Vegas, NV, Charleston, SC, and Cleveland, OH.