Entertainment Whoopi Goldberg will be Village Halloween Parade grand marshal Whoopi Goldberg attends A Celebration of Barbara Walters Cocktail Reception Red Carpet at the Four Seasons Restaurant on May 14, 2014 in New York City. Photo Credit: Getty Images/D Dipasupil By JANE GAYDUK September 22, 2014 7:23 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Whoopi Goldberg will marshal in the Village Halloween Parade this year. As Grand Marshal, the Academy Award-winning actress and "View" co-host will lead the 41st annual procession down Sixth Avenue, microphone in hand, on Friday, Oct. 31. Goldberg will speak directly to fans from the pulpit of a float decorated in a "Garden of Earthly Delights" theme. "As a native New Yorker, I am thrilled to be a part of such a time-honored tradition," Goldberg said in a statement. By JANE GAYDUK Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.