News about NCA and Costuming
Aug 20, 2020

Why We Need Halloween        

Nothing is "normal" these days...which is why celebrating our favorite holidays is so important this year. That's the sentiment expressed in "Let's Plan on Halloween," an uplifting read from author Leslie Ann Tarabella. Her essay begins:
            "Driving down Government Street in Mobile on the second week of August I liked to have popped my pearls. There, in front of an old historic home was a lawn full of Halloween decorations. Not just pretty pumpkins and stalks of dusty corn, but the yell-in-your-face variety of blow up, blinking, billowing vampires, goblins and skeletons." Read More

Check Out the New NCA Digital Catalog     
Making connections between NCA Buyer members and Vendor members is an important role of the association. That's the idea behind the 2020 NCA Digital Catalog, a 72-page online catalog packed with interesting products from 20 NCA Vendor members. Check it out today! Click Here to View the Catalog
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Spread 'em Out: How to Space Out Your Halloween Customers During COVID                             
Everyone needs more customers right now, but nobody wants crowds potentially spreading COVID. With Halloween on the horizon - and hopefully lots of costume and makeup sales - how do you address this conundrum? By incentivizing customers to shop early. Read More 
NCA's Halloween Campaign Nets 8 Sponsors             
The NCA's Help Halloween Happen campaign, which will offer guidance to members about how they can stimulate Halloween celebrations in their communities, has received the financial support of eight NCA Vendor Members. Read More