Christine Koh

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42 Halloween Events!

42 Halloween Events!

I'm all about getting multiple uses out of a Halloween costume and this massive roundup includes 42 events where you and your kids can get your Halloween on between Friday the 27th to Tuesday the 31st. Enjoy and please share!

Friday + Into The Weekend

1. October 27: It’s a KidsJam Halloween Monster Mash Dance Party (Boston)

2. October 27: Curious George comes to town for a special Halloween Party, crafts, pictures, and fun (Cambridge)

3. October 27: Sip cider, savor donuts, and listen to not-so-scary stories during the Bradley Estate’s Howling Halloween Harvest Bonfire (Canton)

4. October 27: Animal demonstrations, more than one hundred jack-o’lanterns, a Nursery Rhyme Trail, haunted hayride, and delicious treats await at Drumlin Farm’s Tales of the Night (Lincoln)

5. October 27:  Do a bit of Halloween Yoga in the Park (Walpole)

6. October 27: Attend the last Frightful Friday at Gore Mansion, the perfect setting for an evening of spooky tales and haunted activities (Waltham)

7. October 27-28:  Warm up by a fire pit before exploring the Haunted House at Naumkeag (Stockbridge)

8. October 27-29: Edaville offers a Not-So-Spooky Halloween (Carver)

9. October 27-29: Listen to ghost stories and tour the Old Spooky Manse (Concord)

10. October 27-29: It’s time for Great Pumpkin Nights, the EcoTarium’s annual spectacular with more than 3,000 professionally carved and lit pumpkins, train rides, trick-or-treating, and entertainment (Worcester)

11. October 27-30: Make your way through Mahoney’s Haunted Forest Halloween Maze (Winchester)

12. October 27-30: Halloween Weekend at the Boston Children’s Museum means costumes,  trick-or-treating through the exhibits, mask making, and trick-or-treat bag decorating (Boston)

13. October 27-30: Check out Zoo Boo Days (Mendon)

Saturday + Sunday

14. October 28: Make a Mess with a bit of Spooky Science (Acton)

15. October 28: Enjoy a Halloween pARTy with tricks, treats, artwork, activities, and fun (Brookline)

16. October 28: Stop by Boo in the Barnyard to see costumed farmer friends, build a scarecrow, trick-or-treat around the barnyard, and create a spooky Halloween craft (Hingham)

17. October 28: This Halloween Festival offers a dance party, family photo shoot, tractor-pulled hayride, a pumpkin broom sweep, haunted maze, fortune teller, carousel crafts, fireside storytelling, and STEM activities (Sandwich)

18. October 28-29: Roam the Haunted Halls of the Museum of Science (Boston)

19. October 28-29: Trick-or-treat among the animals and discover chills, thrills, and critters around every corner during Zoo Howl (Boston)

20. October 28-29: Fruitlands Museum hosts  Hillside Halloween--bring a goodie bag, collect treats, go on a scavenger hunt for natural items, enjoy a Fall Hike-and-Seek, play historic games, enjoy seasonal crafts, and take a turn throwing the atlatl at the Native American Gallery, plus partake a longhouse story time (Harvard)

21. October 28 - 29: Walk along a pumpkin-lit garden trail as local woodland creatures share their stories (North Andover)

22. October 28-29: Celebrate Halloween in spooky style with costume contests, a Monster Mash Scavenger Hunt, Spooky Creations building challenges, and more at LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Brick or Treat (Somerville)

23. October 29: It’s time for PRU BOO! with trick-or-treating, face painting, live music, magic shows, and more to benefit Home for Little Wanderers (Boston)

24. October 29: Test your Halloween costume on the trails at the Monster Dash 5k & Trick or Trot Kids Fun Run (Medfield)

Monday

25. October 30: Engage in a bit of Scary Storytelling (Boston)

26. October 30: Play games, eat spooky snacks, and listen to scary stories at this Library Haunted House (Dorchester)

27. October 30: Catch the Toe Jam Puppet Band’s Halloween Spooktacular (Jamaica Plain)

28. October 30: Watch Ghostbusters on the big screen (Roslindale)

29. October 30: Make a Mask for Halloween (Roxbury)

Tuesday

30. October 31: Make a Mess with Pumpkin Take Aparts (Acton)

31. October 31: It’s a Halloween Hike with treats along the way (Acton)

32. October 31: Halloween at the Boston Children’s Museum means costumes,  trick-or-treating through the exhibits, mask making, and trick-or-treat bag decorating (Boston)

33. October 31: Watch Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest (Boston)

34. October 31: It’s a Map Monster Mash (Boston)

35. October 31: Join the Boston Public Library’s Afternoon Costume Parade (Boston)

36. October 31: Find trick-or-treating, a costume parade, and a contest for the best farmer contest at  Halloween at Brookwood (Canton)

37. October 31: Rock out at this Toddlerbilly Halloween Concert with Matt Heaton (Charlestown)

38. October 31: Boooo-gie down at a Halloween Dance Party (East Boston)

39. October 31: Face-painting, crafts, and a Halloween Party and Trick-or-Treat Parade await (Jamaica Plain)

40. October 31: It’s the last of the Zoo Boo Days (Mendon)

41. October 31: Create Halloween crafts at the library (Newton)

42. October 31: Celebrate Halloween in spooky style with costume contests, a Monster Mash Scavenger Hunt, Spooky Creations building challenges, and more at LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Brick or Treat (Somerville)


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