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FREE Halloween Events for Families on Long Island

FREE Halloween Events for Families on Long Island

Check out these fun, free, and kid-friendly Halloween events to enjoy with your family on Long Island.

There are plenty of FREE events celebrating Halloween on Long Island. Our guide includes family-friendly festivals, trick-or-treating events, corn mazes, community celebrations, and more. Check out these free, family-friendly Halloween events in Nassau and Suffolk counties.
 

FREE Halloween Storytime
WHEN: Thursday, Oct. 25, 10am
WHERE: Wantagh Public Library, 3285 Park Ave., Wantagh
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Enjoy some not so spooky stories and make your own Halloween themed craft!
WANT TO GO? 516-221-1200. wantaghlibrary.org.

 

FREE Library Trick or Treat & Stories
WHEN: Tuesday, Oct. 30, 6-8:30pm
WHERE: Wantagh Public Library, 3285 Park Ave., Wantagh
AGES: All
WHAT: Families are invited to come to the library in costume and listen to some not so scary stories.
WANT TO GO? 516-221-1200. wantaghlibrary.org.

 

FREE Animated Children's Story Featuring Otto the Ghost
WHEN: Sept. 15- Oct. 31, Daily, 8am-6pm
WHERE: Hicks Nurseries, 100 Jericho Turnpike, Westbury
AGES: All
WHAT: The story follows Otto, a witch, and a scarecrow as they explore the importance of friendship and teamwork.
WANT TO GO? 516-334-0066. HicksNurseries.com.

 

FREE Mummy Candy Holders
WHEN: Tuesday, Oct. 23, 4pm
WHERE: Westhampton Free Library , 7 Library Ave. , Westhampton Beach
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Celebrate Halloween by making a spooky candy holder.
WANT TO GO? 631-288-3335 . westhamptonlibrary.net.

 

FREE Halloween Drawing with Art Teacher Amy
WHEN: Friday, Oct. 26, 4-5pm
WHERE: Sayville Public Library, 88 Greene Ave., Sayville
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Draw a cute black cat in colored pencils and markers.
WANT TO GO? 631-589-4440. sayvillelibrary.org.

 

FREE Bat T-Shirts
WHEN: Monday, Oct. 29, 4pm
WHERE: Westhampton Free Library, 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach
AGES: 9-12
WHAT: Celebrate Halloween with this ghoul-riffic fashion activity.
WANT TO GO? 631-288-3335. westhamptonlibrary.net.

 

FREE Trick-or-Treat
WHEN: Tuesday, Oct. 23, 4-5pm
WHERE: Stew Leonard's- East Meadow, 1897 Front St., East Meadow
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Children are invited to dress in their costumes and go trick-or-treating throughout the store.
WANT TO GO? 516-394-9001. stewleonards.com.

 

FREE Village of Lake Grove Annual Harvest Festival
WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 13, 12-3pm
WHERE: Kelly Park, Patricia Lane , Lake Grove
AGES: All
WHAT: Enjoy an afternoon of games, pumpkin decorating, DJ entertainment, pony rides, hayrides, Halloween costume contest, face painting, and more.
WANT TO GO? lakegroveny.gov.

 

FREE Fall Fest and Zombie Walk
WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 13, 10am-4pm
WHERE: Downtown Wading River, 1900 Wading River Manor Road, Wading River
AGES: All
WHAT: There will be fall festivities, food, crafts, pumpkin carved contest, apples, and more.
WANT TO GO? wadingrivershorehamchamber.com.

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FREE Halloween Cupcakes
WHEN: Friday, Oct. 19, 6pm
WHERE: Westhampton Free Library, 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach
AGES: 9-17
WHAT: Decorate spooky cupcakes just in time for Halloween.
WANT TO GO? 631-288-3335. westhamptonlibrary.net.

 

FREE Pumpkin Carving
WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 20, 10am–4pm
WHERE: Stew Leonard's - East Meadow, 1897 Front St., East Meadow
AGES: All
WHAT: Lenny Calvin will use clay tools and X-Acto knives to create a spooky scene on the pumpkin.
WANT TO GO? 516-394-9001. stewleonards.com.

 

FREE Trunk-or-Treat
WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 20, 12pm
WHERE: Westhampton Beach Elementary School, 301 Main St., Westhampton Beach
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Dress up and decorate your car for this annual trunk-or-treat Halloween event.
WANT TO GO? 631-288-3335. westhamptonlibrary.net .

 

FREE Halloween Spooktacular
WHEN: Oct. 20-27, Saturdays, 2pm; Sunday, 11am
WHERE: CM Performing Arts Center, 931 Montauk Highway, Oakdale
AGES: 3-12
WHAT: Come in your favorite Halloween costume and join this interactive event.
WANT TO GO? 631-218-2810. cmpac.com.

 

FREE Family Fun Day
WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 28, 1-4pm
WHERE: Long Island Museum, 1200 Route 25A, Stony Brook
AGES: All
WHAT: Dress in costume, paint a pumpkin, go trick-or-treating, and get creative.
WANT TO GO? 631-751-0066. longislandmuseum.org.

 

FREE Dress-Up Parade
WHEN: Monday, Oct. 29, 4–5pm
WHERE: Riverhead Free Library , 330 Court St., Riverhead
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Dress up, listen to stories, and parade through the library.
WANT TO GO? 631-727-3228. riverheadlibrary.org.

 

FREE Halloween Festival
WHEN: Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2-5pm
WHERE: Stony Brook Village, 111 Main St., Stony Brook
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Bring your little ones by to trick-or-treat and play some games.
WANT TO GO? 631-689-5888. stonybrookvillage.com.

 

FREE Halloween Hay Bale Theater
WHEN: Oct. 5-19, Fridays except Oct. 12, 6pm
WHERE: Stew Leonard's - East Meadow, 1897 Front St., East Meadow
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Children watch a Halloween-themed movie.
WANT TO GO? 516-394-9001. stewleonards.com.

 

FREE Puffy Ghosts Sensory Experience
WHEN: Thursday, Oct. 25, 10am
WHERE: Westhampton Free Library, 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach
AGES: 3-5
WHAT: Celebrate Halloween at the library with this spooky sensory craft.
WANT TO GO? 631-288-3335. westhamptonlibrary.net.

 

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