Trick-or-Treating Tips to have a safe and fun time on Halloween! Trick or treat in familiar neighborhoods. Carry a flashlight with fresh batteries after dark. Wear identification that’s easy to read. Always trick or treat in groups, accompanied by an adult. Rizzo is taking Buddy, Myles, and Splash and maybe a few of their friends. Stay on the sidewalks and out of the streets. Cross only at intersections and designated.