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Pumpkin Smash

  • Nov. 06, 2021, 10am-1:30pm
  • Lou Lodati Park
  • 41-15 Skillman Avenue , Sunnyside
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Bring your jack-o-lanterns, uncarved pumpkins, or soon to compost gourds Pumpkin Smash where you can smash, squash, or catapult your pumpkins to keep our city green spaces thriving. 

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Wizard of Oz - Theatre for Young Adults

  • Oct. 23, 2021 - Oct. 31, 2021 , Saturdays and Sundays, 11am
  • Madison Theatre at Molloy College
  • 1000 Hempstead Avenue, Rockville Centre
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $15

See this classic live on stage!

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Seastreak Hudson River Cruises

  • Oct. 02, 2021 - Nov. 07, 2021 , See website for schedule
  • Seastreak
  • depart from West 39th St. , Midtown
  • All Ages
  • Pricing depends on cruise

Go on a fall foliage brunch cruise or on a trip to a West Point Football Game, a West Point Campus Tour, or the charming village of Cold Spring, NY!

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Courageous Parenting Workshop - Surviving the “Tween” Years

  • Oct. 19, 2021, 7-8pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • Online
  • Adult
  • FREE

Join Certified Parenting Coach, Caryn Azemoun, as you reclaim the joy in parenting your pre-teen! Share parenting tools, participate in experientia...

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Halloween Pals Cupcake Baking Class

  • Oct. 19, 2021, 4pm
  • Celebrations In The Kitchen
  • 63 E. Old Country Road, Hicksville
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • $69.95

Bake from scratch along side the pros as they create their own cupcake batter to make 6 cupcakes each.

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The Bailsmen

  • Oct. 19, 2021, 6-8pm
  • Hudson Yards
  • 20 Hudson Yards, New York
  • All Ages
  • FREE

These four young musicians mix the sounds of Paris, New Orleans and New York City hustle and bustle to form a uniquely fun and upbeat show.

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Conversations@Senesh: An Evening with Pioneering Jewish Educators and Authors Dr. Bruce Powell Dr. Ron Wolfson

  • Oct. 19, 2021, 7:45-9pm
  • Hannah Senesh Community Day School
  • Online
  • Adult
  • FREE

Hannah Senesh Community Day School has partnered with Jewish educators and authors of Raising A+ Human Beings: Crafting a Jewish School Culture...

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How Parents & Students Can Recognize Bullying, Report It, and Stop It

  • Oct. 19, 2021, 1-2pm
  • Huntington Learning Center
  • Online
  • Adult
  • FREE

According to the U.S. government, about 20% of students ages 12-18 experienced bullying every year. What's more, bullying isn't something i...

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Comedy Corner with Counselor Carolina

  • Oct. 19, 2021, 3pm
  • CAMP Columbus Circle
  • 10 Columbus Circle #202, Columbus Circle
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $25

Ready to ROFL? Counselor Carolina shows kids how to crack up friends and family with their very own stand-up comedy routine.

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Turning Five Talks

  • Oct. 19, 2021, 6:30pm
  • Brooklyn Conservatory of Music
  • 58 Seventh Avenue, Park Slope
  • Adult
  • FREE

The Brooklyn Conservatory of Music’s (BKCM) Music Therapy program invites parents of children who were born in 2017 and are currently receivi...

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Navigating College Admissions Successfully & the Importance of Community Service

  • Oct. 20, 2021, 7-8pm
  • Mt. Kisco Public Library
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

If you missed the program on October 5 catch the information in this session: Discuss the holistic admissions review process and focus on the great...

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Halloween Bat Ornaments (Virtual)

  • Oct. 20, 2021, 4:30pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • Online
  • Young elementary
  • Free with Westhampton Free Library Card

Learn how to make adorable bats (Registration required).

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Teen Fitness and Nutrition Class

  • Oct. 20, 2021, 4-5pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • Online
  • Teen
  • FREE

Want to learn the benefits of nutrition on athletic performance? Join the Healthy Libraries Program to discuss the benefits of nutrition and exerci...

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Building a Strong Relationship with your Teen

  • Oct. 20, 2021, 7-8pm
  • Fusion Westchester
  • Online
  • Adult
  • FREE

Maintaining a strong parent-child connection can be challenging, especially during the teenage years.  ​​​​Amanda Craig Ph.D. LMFT, Founder of Manh...

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Pajar U.S. Flagship Store Grand Opening

  • Oct. 20, 2021, 7-9pm
  • Pajar Soho Store
  • 114 Wooster St., Soho
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Pajar to take a first look at its exclusive new storefront and private lounge, and preview its newest product collections. Activities include a fashion show, special guests, product giveaways and more Canadian flair at the company's first U.S.-based brick-and-mortar location.

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Iona Preparatory Lower School Open House

  • Oct. 20, 2021, 4:30-7:30pm
  • Ione Preparatory Lower School
  • 173 Stratton Road, New Rochelle
  • Young elementary, Adult
  • FREE

Iona Preparatory School, New Rochelle For more than 100 years, Iona Preparatory has been the premier, all-boys, PK-12 Catholic school in Westcheste...

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New York Flute Club Presents: Dotti Anita Taylor and Chip Shelton

  • Oct. 21, 2021, 7pm
  • New York Flute Club
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The inaugural installment of the NYFC's "I Just Wanna Play!" Series Estimated duration: 45 minutes 

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Mandarin-Immersion Cosmic Yoga with Counselor Sarah

  • Oct. 21, 2021, 10:15am
  • CAMP Hudson Yards
  • 20 Hudson Yards Fl 2 , Chelsea
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $25

Reach for the sun and ride a magic comet through the galaxy in this playful introduction to yoga for younger CAMPers. This activity will incorporate Mandarin and English.

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Brookfield Place Presents: New Sounds Live - Ekmeles Vocal Ensemble

  • Oct. 21, 2021, 7:30pm
  • Brookfield Place
  • 230 Vesey St., Battery Park City
  • All Ages
  • FREE

A one-of-a-kind immersive sound installation where visitors will experience--and participate in--Veils and Vesper from Grammy Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer John Luther Adams as a part of Brookfield Place's annual music series.

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Iona Preparatory Upper School Open House

  • Oct. 21, 2021, 6-8pm
  • Ione Preparatory Upper School
  • 255 Wilmot Road, New Rochelle
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Iona Preparatory School, New Rochelle For more than 100 years, Iona Preparatory has been the premier, all-boys, PK-12 Catholic school in Westcheste...

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Trunk or Treat at the JTS Center

  • Oct. 22, 2021, 5:30-8pm
  • JTS Community, Health & Sports Center at Torne Valley
  • 115 Torne Valley Road, Hillburn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Pick and decorate a pumpkin, enjoy a DJ with special effects, spooky cartoon presentations and a special guest appearance by the Boulder Bird

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Parsons Dance

  • Oct. 22, 2021, 7:30pm
  • Victoria Theater Lizzie & Jonathan Tisch Stage
  • 1 Center St, Newark
  • Adult
  • $79

Trained at the Alvin Ailey School before joining the Paul Taylor Dance Company, Artistic Director David Parsons uses every crayon in the box to cre...

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The Lost Mummy Escape Room (In-Person)

  • Oct. 22, 2021, 5pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach
  • Tween, Teen
  • Free with Westhampton Free Library Card

Can you escape the mummy room? (Registration required).

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Autumn Fest

  • Oct. 22, 2021, 10:30am-12pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Join the library for a celebration of autumn, with crafts, games, music, and snacks.

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Mr. Vanderbilt's Spooky Science Lab

  • Oct. 22, 2021, 4-6pm
  • Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium
  • 180 Little Neck Road, Centerport
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $20; $18 members

Join the Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium for some creepy fun with a scavenger hunt in the collections and create jars that can be used in any spooky Halloween display.

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CityParks Puppetmobile Presents Little Red's Hood

  • Oct. 22, 2021, 1-1:45pm
  • Unisphere in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
  • 111th Street to Van Wyck, Flushing-Corona
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Little Red's Hood is a modern-day tale of Little Red Riding Hood’s quest to deliver cupcakes to her grandmother despite digital distractions and th...

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CityParks Puppetmobile Presents Little Red's Hood

  • Oct. 22, 2021, 1-1:45pm
  • Unisphere in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
  • 111th Street to Van Wyck, Flushing-Corona
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Little Red's Hood is a modern-day tale of Little Red Riding Hood’s quest to deliver cupcakes to her grandmother despite digital distractions and th...

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Screenings under the Stars: Hocus Pocus (1993)

  • Oct. 22, 2021, 5:30pm, gates open; film starts at dusk
  • Croton Point Park
  • 1 Croton Point Avenue, Croton-on-Hudson
  • All Ages
  • $25 per car

White Plains Hospital’s Screenings under the Stars is presented by Westchester County Parks and Sharc Creative with Westchester Parks Foundation, a...

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Saturday on the House

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 11am-6pm
  • Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
  • 1071 Fifth Ave., Upper East Side
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The Guggenheim invites you to experience all of the exhibitions on view each Saturday that this program is offered. 

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Princess Tea Party

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 1pm
  • Ballet Long Island
  • 1863 Pond Road, Ronkonkoma
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $20

See a princess peformance, meet them after the show, and have a tea party!

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Boo at the Zoo

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 10:30am-3pm
  • Trailside Museum and Zoo at Bear Mountain State Park
  • 55 Hessian Drive, Highland Falls
  • All Ages
  • $1 suggested donation

Put on a costume, make bear treats, and enjoy umpkin decorating, face painting, matching games & crafts.

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Fall Cooking and Baking Festival with Chef Rob Scott

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 3-4pm
  • Mt. Kisco Public Library
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

With the cooler weather, warm up in the kitchen with recipes good for the whole family. The menu includes: Autumn Garden Vegetable Soup Chopped Fal...

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Carol Sudhalter's 13-piece Astoria Jazz Band in concert

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 3-5pm
  • Sunnyside Reformed Church
  • 48-03 Skillman Avenue, Sunnyside
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Carol Sudhalter's 13-piece Astoria Jazz Band will play big band selections by women and men composers and some jazz legends of Queens such as B...

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Trunk or Treat (In-Person)

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 1pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach
  • All Ages
  • Free with Westhampton Free Library Card

Bring treats and your decorated car for some parking lot Truck or Treat fun. (Registration required).

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Downtown Riverhead’s Annual Halloween Fest

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 3-8pm
  • Downtown Riverhead
  • Main Street, Riverhead
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Have a spooktacular time with a spirited shows at the historic Suffolk Theater, Coffin Races, Trick or Treating, Goblin Parade and more!

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Prana Prenatal & Newborn Expo

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 10am-4pm
  • The Space at Westchester Avenue
  • 2125 Westchester Avenue, Rye
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Adult
  • $25

Meet local business that can help you along on your parenthood journey. 

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Owl Prowl

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 6:30-8pm
  • Sweetbriar Nature Center
  • 62 Eckernkamp Drive, Smithtown
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $10

Embark on a walk into the darkness to enjoy the night and maybe call in an owl or two. 

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8th Annual Great Jack-O'-Lantern Sail

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 3-6pm
  • Belmont Lake State Park
  • 625 Belmont Road, North Babylon
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The Great Jack-O'-Lantern Sail will feature lit carved pumpkins placed on boats pulled around the lake and children's activities including trick-or-treat stations and a not-so-scary ‘Spooky Den'.

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Watson Adventures’ Haunted Tales: The Online Halloween Family Scavenger Hunt

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 6-7:30pm
  • Watson Adventures
  • Online
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $19 per person

Are you prepared to Zoom with ghosts? Kids and adults team up to explore real places that are said to be haunted, and you'll learn the tales of...

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Halloween Kids Spooky Cruise 2021

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 1:30pm
  • Event Cruises NYC
  • Pier 36, 299 South Street, New York
  • All Ages
  • from 39

Take the kids on Halloween Cruise just for them featuring Manhattan skyline views, trick or treating and more.

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Sparkill Creek Watershed Alliance Fall Cleanup

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 9am-12pm
  • Christ Church
  • 5 New Street, Sparkill
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Enjoy a beautiful fall day outdoors while helping to clean local waterways!

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Apples to Apples

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 11am-12pm
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • 224-65 76th Ave., Oakland Gardens
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • $20

 Toddlers will enjoy tasting different types of apples and observing APEC’s Animals tasting them too.

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The 8th annual Great Jack-O'-Lantern Spectacular Sail

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 3-6pm, activities; 6:15, sail begins
  • Belmont Lake State Park
  • 625 Belmont Road, North Babylon
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The 8th annual Great Jack-O'-Lantern Sail will feature donated carved pumpkins which are lit and placed on boats that are pulled around the lake by kayaks at dusk. Children's activities include crafts, games, trick-or-treat stations and a not-so-scary ‘Spooky Den'.

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No Scare Halloween!

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 11am-4pm
  • Museum Village
  • 1010 Route 17M, Monroe
  • All Ages
  • $15; $13 seniors; $10 ages 4-12; free children younger than 3

Join Museum Village for their annual No Scare Halloween! All the same Halloween spirits with no scares, it is a perfect event for little ones. Come dressed in costume and enjoy games, costume parades, and candy! Play safe, outdoor spooky lawn games like pumpkin toss, bone balance, and candy corn wiggle walk. 

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Conservation Corps Volunteer Days

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 12-2pm
  • Westmoreland Sanctuary
  • 260 Chestnut Ridge Road, Mount Kisco
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Environmental conservation work is essential for protecting our native wildlife and our community by keeping our water, air, and soil clean. Conser...

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Family Day: SoHo’s Cast Iron Architecture

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 11am-1pm
  • Center for Architecture
  • 536 LaGuardia Place, West Village
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $10 per person

Armed with magnets, you'll explore SoHo's historic cast iron buildings to see how this new material and construction system transformed SoH...

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The Ursuline School Open House

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 11am-5pm
  • The Ursuline School
  • 1354 North Ave, New Rochelle
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Families interested in Ursuline are invited to register for an Open House. The All School Open House on will have 2 sessions, please select one. Le...

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Fall Festival

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 11am-1pm or 2-4pm
  • Rolling River Day Camp
  • 477 Ocean Ave, East Rockaway
  • All Ages
  • $35 per child; $10 adult; 2022 Enrolled Camp Families: $25 per child; $8 adult; $5 Pumpkin Decorating Add-On

Break out your best Halloween costume and bring your family to the 24th Annual Rolling River Fall Festival (Lite). The perfect local, fall activity...

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Sea Explorers Spooky Sea Creatures Drive -Thru Event

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 10am-2pm
  • Sport Fishing Education Center and Aquaculture Facility
  • Ocean Pkwy., Cedar Beach Marina, Babylon
  • All Ages
  • $25 per car

Take a ride with your family to meet the Sea Explorers Spooky Sea Creatures and explore some of the local inhabitants that call Long Island beaches...

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Free Swag for Families & Fur Friends

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 11am-1pm
  • Stuf Storage
  • 15 Vanderbilt Avenue, Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

When you move, your pets move, too. Woofbowl is teaming up with some creative moving solutions: Cool Hand Movers & Stuf Storage. Come learn mor...

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Ditmas Park Day - Fall Festival

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 11am-3pm
  • Cortelyou Road Merchants Association
  • 1616 Newkirk Ave., Ditmas Park
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate the neighborhood of Ditmas Park with the Bindlestiff Circus, a daffodil giveaway, storytime, photobooth, sidewalk cleanup, pumpkin giveaw...

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Dayramir González & Habana enTRANCé Cuban Jazz

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 7pm
  • Flushing Town Hall
  • 137-35 Northern Blvd, Flushing
  • All Ages
  • $20; $15 members; $7 virtual; $5 virtual members

Cuban piano phenomenon from Havana Dayramir Gonz lez brings a special program titled "Havana Today, Afro Cuban Jazz" a tribute to Chucho ...

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Docking of Schooner Apollonia

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 9:15-11am
  • South Street Seaport Museum
  • 12 Fulton Street, Downtown Manhattan
  • All Ages
  • FREE

South Street Seaport Museum announces docking of the schooner Apollonia  at Pier 16 (Fulton and South Streets) in Manhattan to unload cargo fr...

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Archtober 2021: Walking Tour: Typography and Job Printing in the 19th-Century Seaport

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 2-3pm
  • South Street Seaport Museum
  • 12 Fulton Street, Downtown Manhattan
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Bowne & Co. Art Director and Operations Manager Rob Wilson for a free, in-person walking tour of the South Street Seaport Historic Distric...

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Music of Bob Marley and Reggae for Kids

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 1-2pm
  • Industry City
  • 238 36th Street, Sunset Park
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $5; free for children younger than 1

Rock and Roll Playhouse Presented by Volvo: Music of Bob Marley + Reggae A family concert series, presented by Volvo every Saturday. Rock and ...

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11th Annual Harvest Festival

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 11am-3pm
  • Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 6
  • Atlantic Avenue and Furman Street, Brooklyn Heights
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join the Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy this fall to celebrate the changing of the seasons at their annual Harvest Festival! Don’t miss the kick-...

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The Casplash Band

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 3-4:30pm
  • Brentwood Public Library
  • 34 Second Avenue, Brentwood
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The Casplash Band plays a variety of musical styles such as soca, reggae, calypso, pop and R&B.

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Kids Monster Mash: Halloween Party

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 10am-4pm
  • Industry City
  • 238 36th Street, Sunset Park
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Mommies, zombies, and creepy crawlies have made IC home for the spookiest of seasons. Join IC for IC’s Kids Monster Mash: Halloween Party. Snap a s...

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Saturday on the House Block Party

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 12-4pm
  • Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
  • 1071 Fifth Ave., Upper East Side
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Saturday on the House—a monthly day of free museum admission for all—features a fun lineup of outdoor programming celebrating the vibrancy of New Y...

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Magic Show with Mario the Maker Magician

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 4:30pm
  • CAMP Columbus Circle
  • 10 Columbus Circle #202, Upper West Side
  • All Ages
  • $30

Be dazzled by Mario the Maker Magician in his upbeat and hilarious magic show filled with robotics and DIY electronics. Mario may even teach you a ...

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Exclusive Artist Talk and Teen Art Workshop With Nicholas Cueva

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 3-5pm
  • One River School of Art and Design
  • 2081 Boston Post Road, Larchmot
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Join One River School of Art and Design in Larchmont at their Latest Exhibtion Opening and Teen Art Workshop featuring artist Nicholas Cueva! ...

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Surfer's Guide to Waves and Tides

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 1:30-2:30pm
  • Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
  • West End 2 - 150 Bay Parkway, Wantagh
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $4 a person

A science talk and balancing activity for both tweens and adults. Learn about the waves and tides at Jones Beach where they'll teach you everyt...

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Children's Shakespeare Theatre Introduction to Stage Combat Workshop

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 12-4pm
  • Palisades Community Center
  • 675 Oak Tree Road, Palisades
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • $80; $70 with early bird discount

Are you ready to fight? To fight safely onstage, it's important to understand the basic principles of stage combat. Come and learn the basics, ...

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Yonkers Arts Weekend

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 12-5pm
  • Hudson River Museum
  • 511 Warburton Ave, Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Enjoy free admission to the HRM with family-friendly activities that celebrate the current exhibitions and the thriving arts in Yonkers. Make abstr...

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FamilyLab: When You Wish Upon A Star

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 5-6:30pm
  • Lab/Shul
  • Provided upon RSVP, Bed Stuy
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $36

Saturday at dusk is time for the lullaby-loving transition between a sweet Shabbat and the new week ahead. Cuddle up in your PJ's for this Havd...

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Oktoberfest

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 12-8pm
  • Village of Piermont
  • 478 Piermont Ave. , Piermont
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free, prices vary for goods

Come out to the banks of the Hudson River as the Village of Piermont throws an OKTOBERFEST for all to enjoy! Try authentic German Food and Beer, li...

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Fall Festival '21

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 11am-4pm
  • King Manor Museum
  • 150-03 Jamaica Ave., Jamaica
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate the return of cozy sweaters, pumpkins, and community-minded gatherings for our annual Fall Festival!

11am - 4pm: Small Biz Bazaar- ...

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Halloween Family Fun Evening

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 4-7pm
  • Fort Totten Park
  • Cross Island Pkwy. bet. Totten Ave. and 15 Rd., Bayside
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Come out for a spooky day filled with fun activities including: Obstacle Course, Arts + Crafts, Sack Races, Puppet Shows, Nature Themed Games and a...

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Big Truck Day 2021

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 10am-12pm
  • Children's Museum of the East End
  • 376 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $15; free for members

During this wildly popular event, kids (and their grownups!) will explore and interact with some of the massive machines that share our roads and k...

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Halloween Family Fun 2021

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 1-4pm
  • Long Island Museum
  • 1200 Route 25A, Stony Brook
  • All Ages
  • FREE

It’s a fall community tradition at the LIM! Come in costume for some spooky family fun on the Museum grounds. A special outdoor Halloween themed ma...

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36th Annual Bronx Halloween Parade

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 12pm
  • The Bronx Community Board #2
  • Simpson St. & Westchester Ave., Bronx
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The Bronx Community Board #2 proudly presents the return of the Annual Bronx Halloween Parade. The theme this year is "Day of The Soul - Celebratin...

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Ridgetoberfest

  • Oct. 23, 2021, 1-6pm
  • Ridge Hill
  • 1 Ridge Hill Blvd., Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free, prices vary for goods

Celebrate Ridgetoberfest with craft brews, seasonal beverages, BBQ, live bluegrass and polka music, local art & craft vendors and outdoor fun and g...

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The West Hempstead Fall Street Fair

  • Oct. 24, 2021,
  • West Hempstead Kiwanis Club
  • Nassau Blvd., West Hempstead
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Kids can play on the inflatable rides, rock wall, train ride, and more. Make sure to check out the food trucks and live entertainment!

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Family Harvest Pumpkin Bread (Virtual)

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 2pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • Free with Westhampton Free Library Card

Learn to bake a delicious fall treat. One kit per family (Registration required).

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Tails, Trails, and Treats

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 1-3pm
  • Sweetbriar Nature Center
  • 62 Eckernkamp Drive, Smithtown
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $10; free for adults

Kids can enjoy close encounters with animals, a ghostly garden, games, and a special puppet enchanted trail.

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Super Family Sunday: Enchanted Forest

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 11am-12:30pm; 1-2:30pm; 3-4:30 pm
  • Nassau County Museum of Art
  • 1 Museum Drive, Roslyn Harbor
  • All Ages
  • $20; $10 members

Join the museum for a day of wonder and magic, art activities, scavanger hunts and more.

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David Caserta's Haunted Illusions

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 3pm
  • Bergen Performing Arts Center
  • 30 N. Van Brunt St., Englewood
  • All Ages
  • $19-$39

Treat your family to an evening of mind-blowing magic and comedy that gets the whole audience into the act.

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Not-So-Spooky Walk

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 12-4pm
  • Whitney Pond Park
  • Community Drive & Community Drive East, Manhasset
  • All Ages
  • $5 cash

The Not-So-Spooky Walk is designed for younger children will include sport activities, arts & crafts, and more. 

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14th Annual Scarecrows & Pumpkins

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 12-2pm
  • Palisades Community Center
  • 675 Oak Tree Road, Palisades
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Bring old clothing and create a scarecrow masterpiece on the lawn & carve a pumpkin to take home!

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Haunted Forest

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 6:30-8pm
  • Tenafly Nature Center
  • 313 Hudson Ave., Tenafly
  • All Ages
  • $16; $11 members

Meet several live nocturnal animals on a sensory walk along the trails. Designed to be entertaining and educational, tours take 1.5 hours. Participants can enjoy refreshments and crafts around the campfire after their tour.

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Halloween Carnival

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 11-11:45am, 12-12:45pm, 1-1:45pm
  • Rye YMCA
  • 21 Locust Ave. , Rye
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Come in costume to play games, win prizes and enjoy healthy snacks.

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KidsRead / KidsWrite: The Center for Fiction’s Family Day

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 12pm
  • The Plaza at 300 Ashland
  • 85 Flatbush Ave., Boerum Hill
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Come out for an outdoor celebration of storytelling for young readers, featuring readings and demonstrations from picture book and middle grade aut...

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1st Annual 5K Walk/Run and Kid's Fun Run

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 7:30am, 5K Run; 8am, 5K Walk; 9am, Half-Mile Kid’s Fun Run
  • Planting Fields Arboretum
  • 1395 Planting Fields Road, Oyster Bay
  • All Ages
  • $45; $35 in advance; $20 fun run

The Walk/Run features a timed 5K run and walk and is open to participants of all ages and abilities. Kids 12 and younger are encouraged to wear the...

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DARLINGS

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 7pm
  • Dixon Place
  • 161A Chrystie St. , Lower East Side
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Animal Engine Theatre Company uses art-making as healing practice in free performance of DARLINGS. Mr. and Mrs. Darling's children are lost. By...

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Music of Phish for Kids and More

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 11am
  • Brooklyn Bowl
  • 61 Wythe Ave., Williamsburg
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $12-15, kids under 1 FREE

The Rock and Roll Playhouse, a family concert series hosted at historic music venues across the country, allows kids to move, play and sing while l...

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8th Annual Fall Festival

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 12-4pm
  • Heritage of the West Nyack
  • 131 Germonds Road, West Nyack
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join the Revolution, the glorious cause! See how militia men and camp followers of the American Revolutionary War lived in the 1770's. Heard's Brig...

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6th Annual Say NO Bullying (Virtual) Festival

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 3-5pm
  • Say No to Bullying
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join the global community for the 6th Annual Say NO Bullying Virtual Festival. This event will stream online and will engage, educate, and empower ...

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Architecture Walking Tour for Families

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 2pm
  • Museum at Eldridge Street
  • 12 Eldridge Street, Lower East Side
  • All Ages
  • $15; $10 ages 5 and older; free for children 4 and younger

What buildings and spaces were central to the lives of immigrants who settled on the Lower East Side in the early 1900's? How were they designe...

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2021 Brooklyn Diwali-Garba Celebration

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 3-6pm
  • Prospect Park
  • 95 Prospect Park West, South Slope
  • All Ages
  • $20 per family

Families of all backgrounds are invited to attend this fun afternoon of music, traditional South Asian dance, and crafts to celebrate the festive s...

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2021 Brooklyn Diwali-Garba Celebration

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 3-6pm
  • Prospect Park
  • 95 Prospect Park West, South Slope
  • All Ages
  • $20 per family

Families of all backgrounds are invited to attend this fun afternoon of music, traditional South Asian dance, and crafts to celebrate the festive s...

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Diwali Fest NJ 2021

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 4-7pm
  • Maplewood Memorial Park -Amphitheatre
  • 580 Valley St., Maplewood
  • All Ages
  • FREE

SOMA Cross-Cultural Works has once again partnered with the Township of Maplewood to host the 4th annual Diwali Fest NJ, a unique multicultural cel...

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Poetry Reading & Responsive Writing

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 1-3pm
  • Hudson River Museum
  • 511 Warburton Ave, Yonkers
  • Teen, Adult
  • Free with admission: $8; $5 seniors 62 and older, students, veterans; $4 ages 3-18

Join Teaching Artist-in-Residence Jamel Robinson in the galleries for a reading of his poem HOME, followed by a creative writing workshop in which ...

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Bayside Village Halloween Family Fun Day

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 11am-3pm
  • 41st Avenue between Bell Blvd and 213 Place
  • 41st Avenue between Bell Blvd and 213 Place, Bayside
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

This annual Halloween Family Fun Day returns to Bayside Village! Bring your small ones and some Halloween spirit for a fun day of pumpkin decoratin...

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S'mores and Tours

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 11am-1pm
  • JCC of Rockland
  • 450 West Nyack Road, West Nyack
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join JCC Rockland Camps staff for S'Mores and a tour of their beautiful campgrounds! Come learn about their awesome programs. Bring the kids.

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2021 Korean Festival

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 11am-5pm
  • Union Square Park
  • 17th Street Between Broadway and Park Avenue, Union Square
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join the Korean American Association of Greater New York (KAAGNY) for the 2021 KOREAN FESTIVAL! There will be a Taekwondo exhibition, traditional K...

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6th Annual 'Batty Over Halloween' Celebration

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 1-4pm
  • Astoria Park
  • 19th Street and 23rd Avenue, Astoria
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Grab a costume and come out to the 6th Annual 'Batty Over Halloween' Celebration. This free event will feature Stilt Walkers, Balloon ...

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Westchester Mountain Bike Association's 24th Annual Fat Tire Festival

  • Oct. 24, 2021, 10am-4pm
  • Blue Mt. Reservation
  • 435 Welcher Ave., Peekskill
  • All Ages
  • $5-$25. Prices increase on day of event.

The Fat Tire Festival is an all-day event with lots of music, food and fun activities for the whole family. The annual festival is a great opportun...

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Pizza and Picture Books

  • Oct. 25, 2021, 5:30-6:15pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • All Ages
  • FREE

For grades K-2 Join in a discussion on how to read and share your favorite picture books. Learn how to judge a picture book and engage in wonderful...

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Addiction, Recovery, and Drug Courts

  • Oct. 25, 2021, 2pm
  • New City Library
  • 220 N. Main St., New City
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Former Rockland County Drug Court Judge Charles Apotheker will speak about psychopharmacology (the relationship between drugs and the brain), the o...

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Halloween Cupcake Wars

  • Oct. 26, 2021, 7-8pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Battle it out for cupcake decorating supremacy in this sweet program! For ages 8-12 Join Miss Theresa and decorate delicious Halloween-themed cupca...

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Drop in Perler Bead Fun

  • Oct. 26, 2021, 3:30-5:30pm
  • Teen Center at The Patchogue-Medford Carnegie Library
  • 160 West Main Street, Patchogue
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Stop by anytime during the two hour session to create a perler bead masterpiece.

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Halloween "Tic-Tac-Toe" Cookie Board Class

  • Oct. 26, 2021, 4pm
  • Celebrations In The Kitchen
  • 63 E. Old Country Road, Hicksville
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • $79.95

Learn how to create this one of a kind Halloween cookie game board cookie.

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Hannah Senesh Community Day Lower School Open House

  • Oct. 26, 2021, 9-10am
  • Hannah Senesh Community Day School
  • Online
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Attend this virtual open house to learn more about Hannah Senesh, a K-8 Jewish community day school in Carroll Gardens that is home to a diverse community of approximately 220 students from many different Jewish backgrounds.

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Drop-In Customized Halloween Candy Bags

  • Oct. 27, 2021, 9:30am-9pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Make a customized Halloween candy bag.

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Paying for college

  • Oct. 27, 2021, 7pm
  • New City Library
  • 220 N. Main Street, New City
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Joshua Marber, MS. Ed., will advise teens and their families on how to pay for college: get the most scholarship money: and how to fill out the FAF...

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Optimizing Executive Functioning Skills & Strategies

  • Oct. 27, 2021, 8pm
  • Novella Prep
  • Online
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

In this webinar and Q&A session, you’ll review what you've learned so far from the return to school, what trend’s you’re ...

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Halloween Trick or Treat Spooktacular

  • Oct. 27, 2021, 4pm
  • Stew Leonards
  • 1 Stew Leonard Drive, Yonkers
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Children 11 yrs and younger are invited to trick or treat and collect candy as they visit stations around the store.

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Trick or Treating at Stew Leonard's of East Meadow

  • Oct. 27, 2021, 4pm
  • Stew Leonards East Meadow
  • 1897 Front St., East Meadow
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Children ages 8 and younger are invited to dress in their costumes and go trick-or-treating.

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Trick or Treat at Washington Square Park

  • Oct. 27, 2021, 2-6pm
  • Washington Square Park Conservancy
  • Washington Square, NoHo
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Enjoy an all-treats filled afternoon at the Park with plenty to do for ages 2-10. Find some skele-fun at various spots throughout the Park activities.

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Halloween "Haunted House" Cookie Class

  • Oct. 28, 2021, 4pm
  • Celebrations In The Kitchen
  • 63 E. Old Country Road, Hicksville
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • $79.95

Learn to detail cookie pieces using royal icing application techniques and then decorate this whimsical cookie house with icing and holiday confectionery.

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Drop-in Discovery: Pumpkins!

  • Oct. 28, 2021, 2:30-5pm
  • Old Westbury Gardens
  • 71 Old Westbury Road, Old Westbury
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • Free with admission: $14; $12 ages 62 and older and full time students; $8 children 7-17

Children along with their families will explore simple science concepts and subjects on the natural world while partaking in fun, kid-friendly projects and crafts.

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Eat, Drink & Be Scary!

  • Oct. 28, 2021, 3-4:30pm
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • 224-65 76th Ave., Oakland Gardens
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $26

Create Jack O’Lantern Quesadillas, Spider Apple Slices, and delicious mugs of Hot Cocoa with Floating Eyeballs, plus Halloween bingo!

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Suffern Rotary Club Spaghetti Dinner

  • Oct. 28, 2021, 5-8pm
  • Suffern High School
  • 49 Viola Road, Suffern
  • All Ages
  • $10

Join the Suffern Rotary Club for a delicious Spaghetti Dinner to benefit their scholarship program. Contact info@suffernrotary.org for tickets. 

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'Rivers Unite: Divide', an Immersive Opera

  • Oct. 28, 2021, 6:30-8pm
  • High Line Nine
  • 508 W. 28th St , Chelsea
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Mexican-American composer Nathan Felix will present his new immersive operetta titled Rivers Unite: Divide, which tackles subjects such as re-appro...

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Pumpkin Carving Contest (In-Person)

  • Oct. 29, 2021, 5pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach
  • Tween, Teen
  • Free with Westhampton Free Library Card

Can you carve the best pumpkin? (Registration required).

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Halloween Spooktacular

  • Oct. 29, 2021, 6-9pm
  • Sweetbriar Nature Center
  • 62 Eckernkamp Drive, Smithtown
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $15

Enjoy eerie animal presentations, a ghostly graveyard, creepy games, scary music, and spooky night trails.

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Concert at Ruppert Park: The Blue Dahlia

  • Oct. 29, 2021, 3-4:30pm
  • Ruppert Park
  • 1741 2nd Ave., Upper East Side
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The Blue Dahlia offers an organic jazz sound with electric energy.

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Halloween Maskmaking Extravaganza

  • Oct. 29, 2021, 3:30-5pm
  • Pelham Art Center
  • 155 Fifth Ave, Pelham
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $36; $32 members

Kids will create eye and face masks using paint, feathers, sequins, glitter, fabric scraps, and pompoms.

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Halloween Haunted Hike & Trivia Game

  • Oct. 29, 2021, 6:30-8:30pm
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • 224-65 76th Ave., Oakland Gardens
  • Tween
  • $32

Search for nocturnal and creepy animals then play a Halloween-themed trivia games and enjoy sweet treats, and spooky hot chocolate!

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The 31st Annual Halloween Festival!

  • Oct. 29, 2021, 2-5pm; 4pm, parade
  • Stony Brook Village
  • 111 Main St, Stony Brook
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Trick-or-Treat throughout the Stony Brook Village Center at shops, enjoy children’s games and Monster Mash dancing, join the Halloween Parade, and more!

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The 31st Annual Halloween Festival!

  • Oct. 29, 2021, 2-5pm
  • Stony Brook Village Center
  • Main Street on the Harbor, Stony Brook
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Trick-or-Treating throughout the Stony Brook Village Center at shops. Enjoy children’s games and Monster Mash dancing – wear your best costume! See if you can scare Monster Merlin and join the Halloween Parade!

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Trunk or Treat

  • Oct. 29, 2021, 5-7pm
  • Jefferson Valley Mall
  • 650 Lee Blvd., Yorktown Heights
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Dress up and and participate in Halloween activities and games, and of course...there will be candy!

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Cornhole Tournament

  • Oct. 29, 2021, 7pm
  • Rockland GAA
  • 160 Old Orangeburg Road, Orangeburg
  • All Ages
  • $50 per team of 2

Celebrate the Aisling Irish Community Center’s 25th Anniversary with Clann Health for a fun 6 Weeks to 6k Walk/Run.

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Halloween Dance Party and Trunk or Treat

  • Oct. 29, 2021, 3-5pm
  • Pearl River Chamber of Commerce
  • Central Ave. Field, Pearl River
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Wear your costume and join the party! Prizes awarded for best costumes. Food and ice cream available for purchase. ALL cars must be registered by e...

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Story Pirates Virtual Halloween Party

  • Oct. 29, 2021, 3:30pm
  • Story Pirates
  • Online
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

The Story Pirates host a virtual Halloween party where kids can show off their costumes during the Zoom parade, and play games and generally celebr...

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Outdoor Adventure with Ranger Eric

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 10-11:30am
  • Sands Point Preserve
  • 127 Middle Neck Road, Sands Point
  • All Ages
  • $16; $6 per child; $12 members; $2 members per child

Biologist and ranger Eric Powers knows the Preserve’s wildlife and landscape like the back of his hand after years of leading marvelous natur...

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Docking of Schooner Apollonia

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 9-11am
  • South Street Seaport Museum
  • 12 Fulton St., New York
  • All Ages
  • FREE

See the Schooner Apollonia unload cargo from upstate.

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Minecraft Mania

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 1-2pm
  • Mt. Kisco Public Library
  • Online
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Put your epic Minecraft skills to the test in this collaborative program. You will need both Minecraft and Zoom downloaded on your device. For 6th ...

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows™ Part One

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 2pm
  • New Jersey Performing Arts Center
  • 1 Center St., Newark
  • All Ages
  • $39-$89

Watch Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part One while the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra plays the full film score LIVE.

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Halloween Spooktacular

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 6-9pm
  • Sweetbriar Nature Center
  • 62 Eckernkamp Drive, Smithtown
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $15

Enjoy eerie animal presentations, a ghostly graveyard, creepy games, scary music, and spooky night trails.

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Haunted Hatchery

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 2-5pm
  • Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium
  • 1660 Route 25A, Cold Spring Harbor
  • All Ages
  • $7; $6 seniors 65 and older; $5 ages 3-12

Families are welcome to come out for a not-so-scary Haunted Hatchery. 

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Ghosts, Goblins, and Witches

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 8pm
  • Ballet Long Island
  • 1863 Pond Road, Ronkonkoma
  • All Ages
  • $18; $9 children and senior citizens

Get in the Halloween spirit with spooky Halloween Dances!

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Watson Adventures’ Haunted Tales: The Online Halloween Family Scavenger Hunt

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 6-7:30pm
  • Watson Adventures
  • Online
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $19 per person

Are you prepared to Zoom with ghosts? Kids and adults team up to explore real places that are said to be haunted, and you'll learn the tales of...

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Watson Adventures’ Ghosts of Greenwich Village Family Scavenger Hunt

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 4-6pm
  • Washington Square Park
  • 5th Avenue & Washington Square, Greenwich Village
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $17.50-$21.50

Go on a ghostly scavenger hunt and uncover the stories of creepy places and the ghosts that have haunted them.

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Pumpkin Face Treats with The Creative Kitchen

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 10am-12pm, 12:30-2:30pm, or 3-5pm
  • Children's Museum of Manhattan
  • 212 W. 83rd St. , Upper West Side
  • All Ages
  • $15; $12 seniors 65 and older and visitors with disabilities

Use a variety of decorative and healthy ingredients to design your own funny Halloween pumpkin face.

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Trick or Treat Trek

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 11am-5pm
  • Bartow-Pell Mansion
  • 895 Shore Road, Pelham Bay Park, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • $10

Come in costume, rain or shine It's outdoor trick or treating time! Wander the grounds, search for a treat -One never knows who one might meet?

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Trunk or Treat

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 11am-3pm
  • The Shops at Atlas Park
  • 8000 Cooper Ave, Glendale
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free, prices vary for goods

Bring the family out for pumpkin decorating, Halloween themed vendors, Live DJ and Entertainment, Costume Parade, contests, and more!

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Fall Family Festival-Halloween Carnival-Pumpkin Picking & Hayrides in NY

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 12-6pm
  • Hollis Congregational Church
  • 211-04 Hollis Ave., Queens Village
  • All Ages
  • $10 per child; $5 adults; additional fee for rides, games, and food

Rides, games, face painting, bounce houses, ponies, ride on a train hayride to the pumpkin patch, and more!

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BKLYN BOO!

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 2-5pm
  • Downtown Brooklyn Partnership
  • Albee Square, Downtown Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Enjoy an early Halloween celebration with music, performances, and treats!

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Pumpkin Decorating!

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 10-11am; 11am-12pm
  • Private Picassos Art Studio
  • 237 5th Avenue, Park Slope
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $15

Kids will decorate their own paper mache pumpkin with washable tempera paint, tempera paint sticks, sticks and collage materials!

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23rd Annual Great PUPkin Dog Costume Contest

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 12-2:30pm
  • Fort Greene Park, Bottom of Monument Stairs
  • Washingon Park St., Fort Greene
  • All Ages
  • $12 per dog; free to watch

Dress your pup up for a parade that's just for them, or come by and see "man's best friend" strut their stuff!

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Mexican Day of the Dead

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 3-4pm
  • Pelham Art Center
  • 155 Fifth Ave, Pelham
  • All Ages
  • Suggested $10 donation

Create ofrendas (offerings) to honor departed family member during this El Día de los Muertos celebration. 

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Halloween Themed Kids Clay Workshop

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 2-4pm
  • Clay Art Center
  • 40 Beech Street, Port Chester
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $25

Professional ceramic artists will guide you through Halloween themed handbuilding projects that will be glazed and fired at the CAC.

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I Spy Halloween Scavenger Haunt

  • Oct. 30, 2021, Offered every half hour from 11am-3pm
  • Hudson Highlands Nature Museum's Outdoor Discovery Center
  • 120 Muser Drive, Cornwall
  • All Ages
  • $10

Find all of the items hidden along the I SPY trail and a treat will be waiting upon your return!

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Tasty Treat-Making for APEC's Animals

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 10-11:15am
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • 224-65 76th Ave., Oakland Gardens
  • Young elementary
  • $24

Start your Halloween early with live animals and animal treats!  

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Art Picnic with Miss Tae

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 2-4pm
  • Washington Square Park
  • Washington Square North West Corner, Greenwich Village
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Get your own craft kit and start creating with Miss Tae. 

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Halloween

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 4-10pm
  • Bronx Night Market
  • 1 Fordham Plaza, The Bronx
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The spooky party is here with a prized costume contest, exclusive Halloween theme food creations, unique giveaways, and live performances that will make you dance until your feet hurt. 

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Farmingdale Halloween Parade, Family Fun-Pony Rides, Petting Zoo

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 2-4pm
  • Farmingdale Village
  • Northside School at North Main St. , Farmingdale
  • All Ages
  • FREE

March in the Farmingdale Halloween Parade if you would like, then enjoy pony rides, petting zoo, costume contest, and candy!

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Halloween Happenings

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 1-4pm
  • Sterling Forest State Park
  • 116 Old Forge Road, Tuxedo
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Learn about the not so spooky world of bats, and build a bat box of your very own! Also, get into the Halloween spirit with pumpkin painting and trick-or-treating.

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2nd Annual Treats on the Trails

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 12-2pm
  • Shirley Chisholm State Park
  • 1750 Pennsylvania Avenue , Brooklyn City Line
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Dress up in your Halloween best and search for candy, crafts, and more along the way. 

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Science Saturday - Pumpkins and Potions

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 11:30am-12:30pm
  • Westchester Children's Museum
  • 100 Playland Parkway, Rye
  • Tween
  • $5 plus admission: $9; $8 seniors; free for members, children younger than 1, and active duty military personnel and their families within the same household

Carve a jack-o-lantern and make magic potion with Doc Harmon. Ages 8 and older. 

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Saturday Spooktacular!

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 10am-4pm
  • Westchester Children's Museum
  • 100 Playland Parkway, Rye
  • All Ages
  • $9; $8 seniors; free for members, children younger than 1, and active duty military personnel and their families within the same household

Join WCM for a fun filled day of creepy- crawly crafts, scary stories, halloween songs and a costume parade! Get dressed in your best costume and join all the fun and scary activities.

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Greenpoint Children's Halloween Parade and Spooktacular Party 2021

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 12pm, parade; 10am, 11am, 1pm and 2pm, party
  • PSC at Kent Street
  • 177 Kent Street, Greenpoint
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE for Parade; $20 Advance for Party; $30 admission day of party

Calling all princes and princesses, heroes and villains, witches and wizards! Join Town Square BK for their popular Greenpoint Children's Hallo...

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Family Halloween Hunt

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 11am-3pm
  • Whitney Museum of American Art
  • 99 Gansevoort St., Meatpacking District
  • All Ages
  • Free with admission: $25; $18 for students and seniors (65+) and visitors with disabilities; free for members and those 18 and younger

Little ghosts and goblins are invited to get creative at the Whitney in celebration of Halloween! Join Whitney educators for family artmaking on th...

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Hallockville Halloween Trunk-or-Treat Fundraiser

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 3-6pm
  • Hallockville Museum and Farm
  • 6038 Sound Ave. , Riverhead
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $15 ages 5 and older; free for children younger than 5; $50 family of 4

Hallockville Museum Farm invites ghosts and ghouls of all ages to don their Halloween costumes for a fun, interactive Halloween Trunk-or-Treat Fund...

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Spooktacular Kid's Concert

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 11am-12pm
  • St. Ann and the Holy Trinity Church
  • 157 Montague Street, Brooklyn
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $40; children free with adult tickets

It's Spooktacular time! Celebrate Halloween with favorites by Bach and Grieg, plus spooktacular Halloween tunes, and sing-alongs- there's n...

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Halloween Harvest Festival

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 12-5pm
  • Socrates Sculpture Park
  • 35-01 Vernon Boulevard, Long Island City
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Socrates Sculpture Park for their annual Halloween Harvest Festival, featuring a doggie costume contest; pumpkin carving and catapulting compe...

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Aisling Irish Community Center 6 Weeks to 6K

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 9am
  • Rockland GAA
  • 160 Old Orangeburg Road, Orangeburg
  • All Ages
  • $30; $20 ages 15 and younger

Celebrate the Aisling Irish Community Center’s 25th Anniversary with Clann Health for a fun 6 Weeks to 6k Walk/Run.

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Rockland Trunk or Treat

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 12-2pm
  • BSA Rockland District Scouts
  • 401 North Middletown Road, Pearl River
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Boys & Girls in Grades K-5 that are current Scouts or are interested in Scouting are invited to bring a friend for fun Halloween activities. 

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Halloween Party and Parade

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 11am-12pm
  • Imagine That
  • 4 Vreeland Road, Florham Park
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • Included with general admission: $21.99 per child; $6.99 per adult

Imagine That will host their annual Halloween parade and costume contest. Every child will receive a free gift, there will be prizes handed out for...

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2nd Annual Trick or Truck Concert

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 4:30-5:30pm
  • Bach to Rock Nanuet
  • 150 E Route 59, Nanuet
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Enjoy an outdoor event featuring live music, trunk-or-treating, a prize wheel & more! Student bands and solo artists will perform on the big lawn o...

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Spooktacular Halloween Party

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 11am-2pm
  • One Rive School Of Art and Design
  • 2081 Boston Post Road , Larchmont
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join the One River Larchmont Team at this year's Spooktacular Halloween Party. Dress up in as your favorite characters, or even create your scaries...

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Kalamata's Diwali Adventure

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 12-1pm
  • Tagmo NYC
  • 226 Front Street , Downtown Manhattan
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $10

Award winning chef Surbhi Sahni, Author Sarah Thomas and Cultural Educator Anu Sehgal will take you on a culinary journey through India to celebrat...

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Halloween Block Party

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 11am, early access hour; 12-4pm
  • Children's Museum of the Arts at Spring Street Park
  • 6 Ave & Spring St., Nolita
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Children’s Museum of the Arts (CMA) is pleased to partner with The Village Halloween Parade for the 48th Annual Village Halloween Parade, which thi...

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Manhattan West Woof Fest: HOWL-oween

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 12-4pm
  • Manhattan West Plaza
  • 395 9th Ave. , Chelsea
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Show off your pet’s paw-fest costume to win prizes with hosts Tracey and Mason, learn tips and tricks from the Calm Canine Academy, get a caricatur...

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Drop-Off Pajama Party at CAMP!

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 6pm
  • CAMP 5th Ave
  • 110 5th Ave, Chelsea
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $60

Kids will have a blast at this special drop-off PJ party — while grown-ups get time for errands, shopping, or even (gasp!) a DATE N...

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Kid's Halloween Festival

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 12-4pm
  • Cropsey Community Farm
  • 220 S Little Tor Rd, New City
  • All Ages
  • $5 per Person; $20 per Family

Come in costume and Strut Your Stuff in the Kid’s Costume Parade! Play games, grab a bite from the food trucks, and take plenty of photo...

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2nd Annual Halloween Monster Mash

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 10am-12pm
  • Flight Adventure Park
  • 1850 Lakeland Ave., Ronkonkoma
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $11 for 60 Mins; $16 for 120 Mins

Flight Adventure Park will be holding their second annual Halloween Monster Mash event! Join them for a fun-filled morning that includes access to&...

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Curator-Led Exhibition Tour of the Clearing the Air

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 11am-2pm
  • Southampton Arts Center
  • 25 Jobs Lane, Southampton
  • All Ages
  • FREE

CLEARING THE AIR curator Jay Davis, artist and curator of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center's Ambulatory Care Arts Program, will lead a to...

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Screening: The Book of Life

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 1pm
  • Museum of the Moving Image
  • 36-01 35th Ave., Astoria
  • All Ages
  • $15; $11 seniors & students; $9 youth (ages 3–17); $7 MoMI members

Dir. Jorge Gutiérrez. 2014, 95 mins. DCP. With Diego Luna, Zoe Saldana, Channing Tatum, Kate del Castillo, Ron Perlman. In The Book of Life

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Kid's Halloween Costume Party on the Roof

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 10:30am-12pm
  • Pearl River Saloon
  • 45-49 West Central Avenue, Pearl River
  • All Ages
  • $25; free for children younger than 2

Have some Halloween fun with a full buffet brunch, crafts, activities, and trick or treating.

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Treats in the Streets

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 11am-5pm
  • Meatpacking Business Improvement District
  • Meatpacking District, Meatpacking District
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The Meatpacking Business Improvement District is up to its old tricks again - hosting Treats in the Streets, a Halloween celebration in the district's plaza and open streets. Visitors can visit Meatpacking shops and restaurants for a variety of treats and fun activities to celebrate all things spooky in the city

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Halloween on the Hill

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 1-6pm
  • Ridge Hill
  • 1 Ridge Hill Blvd., Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free, prices vary for goods

Celebrate Ridgetoberfest with craft brews, seasonal beverages, BBQ, live bluegrass and polka music, local art & craft vendors and outdoor fun and g...

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Halloween Fun

  • Oct. 30, 2021, 1-3pm
  • Cross County Center
  • 8000 Mall Walk , Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • FREE

DJ Mike Allan will be playing some spooktacular music including Thriller and The Monster Mash! Dance the day away in your favorite costume! Plus, s...

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BHS's 20th Annual Totten Trot 5K Foot Race & Kids' Fun Run

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 7:30am, check in; 9am, race begins; 10am, kids fun run
  • Bayside Historical Society
  • 208 Totten Avenue, Bayside
  • All Ages
  • $25-$40; free for kids 12 and younger; $5 suggested donation for Kids Fun Run

Dress up, run, and compete for prizes! 

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BAMboo!

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 2-5pm
  • Brooklyn Academy of Music
  • 30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The action-packed afternoon of revelry features music, carnival games, arts and crafts, and a candy giveaway.

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Rice Krispie Cats (Virtual)

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 6pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • Online
  • Tween, Teen
  • Free with Westhampton Free Library Card

Learn to make this delicious Halloween treat. (Registration required).

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Terrifying Tote Bag Design

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 10am-12pm, 12:30-2:30pm, or 3-5pm
  • Children's Museum of Manhattan
  • 212 W. 83rd St., Upper West Side
  • All Ages
  • $15; $12 seniors 65 and older and visitors with disabilities

Get ready for Halloween by designing a tote bag for your crazy collection of candy!

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Puppet Shows by Wonderspark Puppets: The Not-So-Spooky Ghost

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 3-4pm
  • Hudson Yards
  • 20 Hudson Yards, Chelsea
  • All Ages
  • FREE

A timid ghost, his skeleton father and a mysterious scarecrow have lots of laughs in this all-ages Halloween puppet show.

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Halloween Treats & Goodies Class

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 10am
  • Celebrations In The Kitchen
  • 63 E. Old Country Road, Hicksville
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • $79.95

Create a dazzling assortment of Halloween treats.

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Annual Halloween Costume Parade

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 12pm, registration; 1pm, parade and judging begins
  • Brady Park
  • 1000 Lake Shore Drive, Massapequa Park
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Dress up to participate in the parade or cheer on your favorite guys and ghouls!

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The Rock and Roll Playhouse Presents: 2021 Halloween Spooktacular for Kids

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 11am
  • Brooklyn Bowl
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $12-$15

Celebrate Halloween with face painting, costume contest, music and more! 

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New York's 48th Annual Village Halloween Parade

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 7pm
  • Greenwich Village
  • 6th Avenue, Greenwich Village
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Celebrate with an evening of fun featuring Grand Marshall Randy Rainbow and the parade theme honoring the Children of NYC and the Child in all of us who yearns to take to the streets and play again!

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Cartoon Fall Fest in Brooklyn

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 12-7pm
  • Yzer and The Arts
  • 1805 Pitkin Avenue, Brownsville
  • All Ages
  • $15

Color paint cartoons, get your face painted, enjoy some autumn snacks and more surprises!

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Halloween Party Family Concerts

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 12pm and 5pm
  • Laurie Berkner
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $20 family ticket; $80 meet and greet add-on package

For kids who are all dressed up with nowhere to ghost, Laurie's shows will give the season of costumes, candy, and jack-o'-lanterns a real "BOO-st." Laurie hopes families will join her in displaying their pumpkins, putting up their Halloween decorations, and getting decked out in their Halloween costume finery. 

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Poster Kids: Ready, Set, Costumes

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 10:30am–12:15pm
  • Poster House
  • 119 W. 23rd Street, Chelsea
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Join Poster House for a family-friendly, interactive poster tour and a related art-making experience at Poster House. Admission is free; advanced r...

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Halloween Boo Bash

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 12-3pm
  • Randall's Island Park
  • 103rd Street Footbridge, RI side , Randall's Island
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Come in costume. Enjoy crafts, games, treats, and spooky fun before you go trick-or-treating.  

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Halloween at the Garden

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 12-4pm
  • Queens Botanical Garden
  • 43-50 Main St., Flushing
  • All Ages
  • Free with admission: $6; $4 seniors 62 and older, veterans; $2 ages 4-12; free for members and children younger than 3

Little ones can show off their Halloween costumes, walk the Trick-or-Treat Trail, and enjoy performances, including a magic show! Adults 21+ can enjoy harvest beers and ciders for purchase at the Beer & Wine Garden.

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Halloween Parade

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 6-8pm
  • Orangeburg Fire House
  • 61 Dutch Hill Road, Orangeburg
  • All Ages
  • FREE

March in this annual Halloween parade, or be a spectator! 

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Halloween Party

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 10:30-11:30am
  • Art Strong NYC
  • 43-67 11th Street, Long Island City
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $35

Take part in a variety of Halloween themed activities for ages 2-10 like spooky paintings, play dough haunted house small world sculptures, green oobleck messy bins, and Halloween themed sensory rice table. 

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Halloween Party and Costume Contest

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 2-6pm
  • The Market at Pound Ridge Square
  • 55 Westchester Ave., Pound Ridge
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join The Market at Pound Ridge Square for a Halloween Party and Costume Contest! Prizes will be given out to best kids costume (12 and under) and b...

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Grow With Beck Presents: Ms. Beck's Spooky Halloween Party

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 9:30-10:15am ages 1-3; 10:30-11:15am ages 4-7
  • Carl Schurz Park
  • E. 87th St. and East End Ave., Upper East Side
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $25

Join Ms. Beck's Spooky Halloween Party which will include a costume parade, dance party, and spooky craft making. 

Payment is due at time of ...

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Dumboween 2021: Halloween March to the Arch

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 3pm
  • Washington Street between Front and Water Streets
  • Washington Street between Front and Water Streets, DUMBO
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Parade through DUMBO and Brooklyn Bridge Park en route to the Dumbo Archway, led by live music and puppets! All are invited to join for a Halloween...

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“Treats! No Tricks” Event at Estuary Brooklyn - Cooking Decorating & Themed Cocktail Deals

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 12-3pm
  • Estuary at ONE°15 Brooklyn Marina
  • 159 Bridge Park Dr., Downtown Brooklyn
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Estuary Brooklyn's Treats! No Tricks event for kids is back. Children of all ages can come decorate their own Halloween-inspired cookies in the shape of bats, ghosts, and pumpkins that they can take home and enjoy. For the adults, there will be an array of Halloween-themed cocktails where costumed adults can enjoy 10% off their spooky drinks.

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SOCSD Family Engagement Center 2nd Annual Food Truck & Trunk or Treat Event

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 3-6pm
  • Tappan Zee High School
  • 15 Dutch Hill Road, Orangeburg
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Trunk or Treat at decorated trunks, grab a bite to eat at one of the food trucks, bring a non-perishable food item to help fill the food pantry tru...

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Tam Lin and Firebird

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 3pm
  • The Muse Brooklyn
  • 350 Moffat Street, Bushwick
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • Early Bird Special:  $20 individual; $36 per adult & child pair; $120 for VIP booth, seating up to 4;  At the Door: $25 individual; $45 per adult & child pair

5BMF’s 15th Anniversary season continues with a special co-production with THE MUSE: a thrilling double feature of Elliot Cole and Fiona Gill...

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Mozart for Munchkins: Jazz Spooktacular!

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 11:15am
  • CAMP Columbus Circle
  • 10 Columbus Circle #202, Upper West Side
  • Pre-school & younger
  • $30

Little jazz cats, come dress up and play! This jazz program will sure to give you and your little ones swingin' shivers from head to toe! This ...

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Halloween at Boo!KCM

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 4-6pm
  • Brooklyn Conservatory of Music
  • 58 Seventh Avenue, Park Slope
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

The whole family is invited to the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music for Boo!KCM. Enjoy a ghoulish performance, a haunted musical garden, and, of cour...

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Musical: Mrs McThing to Benefit TADA! Youth Theater

  • Oct. 31, 2021, 2PM and 7PM
  • TADA! Youth Theater
  • 15 West 28th St., Flatiron District
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $50; $30 for students

Set in the late 1930s, the story of Mrs. McThing revolves around very wealthy Mrs. Howard V. Larue III and her son Howay. Howay's encounter with Mimi, adopted daughter of the witch, Mrs. McThing, leads to a series of spells.

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Performance from Los Hacheros

  • Nov. 02, 2021, 6-8pm
  • Hudson Yards
  • 20 Hudson Yards, Chelsea
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Brooklyn's Los Hacheros revives folkloric styles like son montuno, guaracha and salsa, and often combines them with Bomba, a fiery rhythm from the mountains of Puerto Rico. 

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