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Marty's Chevrolet Trunk or Treat!

DATE: October 31, 12-4pm
LOCATION: 420 MacArthur Blvd, Bourne
Help scare breast cancer this year! Drive thru to claim your FREE goodie bag and more! Costumes encouraged! Marty's Chevrolet will proudly donate $25 for every drive thru Trunk or Treater this year to help battle breast cancer!

 

Halloween at the Whydah Pirate Museum

DATE: October 29th-31st, 1-4pm
LOCATION: Whydah Pirate Museum
674 MA-28, West Yarmouth
Walk the spooky village, excavate treasure, make witch's goo, and more for only 5 bucks! For a SPOOKIER experience join us Friday, October 30th from 6 to 9 pm for the mask and costume contest! Get your tickets at www.discoverpirates.com

 


Halloween: A Haunted History Lecture with Dustin Pari (Virtual)

DATE: Thursday, October 22, 6-7:30PM
LOCATION: Hosted by the Haverhill Library
In this lecture, Dustin sheds some light on the spooky shadows of Halloween history and lore. Ghost stories? Oh yeah, he has some of those, too. You must pre-register online to receive the Zoom information. http://www.eventkeeper.com/mars/xpages/xp_newpopevent.cfm?zeeOrg=HAVERHILL&EventID=6512042&sw=1536

 

Cape Noir Radio Theater

DATE: Thurs., October 22, 8:30 to 9 p.m.
plus a Halloween special Oct. 29
LOCATION: On-line
For more info: https://www.facebook.com/excitement4yourEars/

 

Halloween Mask Making Workshop (virtual)

DATE: Thursday, October 22, 8:30-10PM
LOCATION: hosted by Haya Tawatao
Come join us for our mask making workshop using everyday, upcycled materials like cereal boxes, paper bags, gift wrap and newsprint. We will use collaging and paper-folding techniques to construct 3-D features as well as demonstrate ways to create different textures by reshaping paper into “fur” and “feathers”. The project is also open to your own imagination! We encourage you to bring your unique artistic flair to the table. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/halloween-mask-making-workshop-with-haya-tawatao-tickets-121436863929


Frightful Friday Ghost Stories at the Gore Mansion

DATE: Friday, Oct. 23, & 30
LOCATION: Gore Mansion, 52 Gore St. Waltham
Frightful Fridays will be moving outdoors this year to be held under the Century Tent! Enjoy spooky stories, but nothing too scary! The 45-minute program, which features 5 stories, occurs twice per evening, starting at 6:30 p.m. and again at 7:45 p.m. Capacity is 40 people per session. This program is for adults and children, ages 6 and up. Please, no younger children. Tickets are $20 general admission, $18 members and $15 students 12 and under. You must order your tickets in advance. https://goreplace.org/whats-on/frightful-fridays

 

FrightVision Introduces Carve-Con 2020 Virtual

DATE: Fridays in October, 7:30-9:00pm
LOCATION: Hosted by Frightvision
A free, spooky, family-friendly virtual Halloween event. Every Friday in October will feature a different set of Halloween-related activities. All you have to do is visit www.frightvisionbooks.com and take part in the virtual fun.


Halloween Scarecrow Challenge

DATE: October 24-31
LOCATION: Barnstable Recreation Dept. Facebook
The leaves are falling and what a great time to get together and create the best scarecrow ever made! The Barnstable Recreation Dept. invites you to take part in its Halloween Facebook challenge. Categories include scariest, most creative, funniest and best traditional scarecrow. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/BarnstableRec/

 

Talewise presents "Mystery of Mummy Mansion" (Virtual)

DATE: Saturday, October 24, 10-10:45am
LOCATION: Hosted by the Medford Library
Frankie and Casey visit their Uncle for his annual Halloween party, only to find out that a creepy mummy has been scaring everyone away! Some say the house is haunted, but Frankie and Casey have a different idea. Join them on their adventure to unravel the mystery of the mummy! Along the way, you’ll explore some spooky and exciting science concepts! Talewise is formerly known as ScienceTellers. So if you've enjoyed their programs in the past -- or never attended one -- you're sure to enjoy this one! This interactive Zoom presentation is recommended for grades K-5. All families welcome. http://medfordlibrary.org/Performances

 

Spooky Science - Halloween Themed Experiments for Kids (virtual)

DATE: Saturday, October 24, 2 & 4pm
LOCATION: Hosted by Bryan Holloman & Zanshé Thompson
FREE! This is an interactive science event that will be carried out with you via zoom. A kit containing all materials needed for 4 fun and enriching science experiments will be mailed to you. On October 24, we will do the experiments with you, via zoom, explaining each step of the experiment and the science behind it. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spooky-science-halloween-themed-experiments-for-kids-tickets-120653753625

 

Sandwich Virtual Halloween Fest

DATE: Sat., October 24, 5:30 & 7p
LOCATION: Online registration required
Heritage Museums and Gardens/STEM Academy/Sandwich High School Parent Teacher Student Association A spooktacular, interactive, virtual trivia night for the whole family! From the comfort of your own home, join the fun and test your knowledge, skill, luck, and ingenuity in a variety of fun ways! Activity-based challenges, scavenger hunts, some dance party fun, and the chance to show off your costume will be part of this fun night. The first trivia challenge is for kids under 13, the second for teens and adults. Prizes will be awarded to the winners of each episode. Register in advance and read more about how this evening will work at www.heritagemuseumsandgardens.org.


Snake River Scary Stories (virtual)

DATE: Sat., October 24, 8-11:30P
LOCATION: Hosted by Snake River storytelling
Get your Halloween shivers in with two nights of scary stories with Snake River Storytelling! Twilight Tales and Stories After Dark! Enjoy terrifying tales from some of the most skilled tellers in the craft! Each night features six nationally-acclaimed tellers. Bring the family (age 10+) for "Twilight Tales." Then, make sure the kids are in bed and come back for "Stories After Dark." Purchase a ticket for one concert (with both parts), or for both nights at a discounted rate! Tickets https://www.eventbrite.com/e/snake-river-scary-stories-tickets-120659388479


Art & Souls Lantern Spectacular!

DATE: October 26 - 31
LOCATION: Cotuit Center for the Arts Box Office
More info and how to submit: https://artsonthecape.org/explore/art-souls-lantern-spectacular

 

Cursed Objects: Strange But True Stories of the World's Most Infamous Items (Virtual)

DATE: Mon., October 26, 6:30-7:45pm
LOCATION: Presented by Langley-Adams Library
Guest author J.W. Ocker! J.W. Ocker has visited many odd things in his career as a seeker of the strange. But his latest book, Cursed Objects: Strange But True Stories of the World’s Most Infamous Items, involves not just the weird and macabre, but the supernaturally dangerous. He’ll share the stories of some of the most infamous cursed objects in the world while discussing where to find them and how he fell in love with them. rEGISTER: https://langleyadamslib.assabetinteractive.com/calendar/cursed-objects-strange-but-true-stories-of-the-worlds-most-infamous-items/



Virtual HorrorFest 2020: Film & Book Discussion

DATE: Wednesdays, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
LOCATION: Hosted by the Worcester Public Library
October 28 Topic: Possession Film: Hereditary (2018)
Join us for a discussion of films, books, and lore of the horror genre, covering a different topic each week. All films are available in Kanopy. REGISTRATION

 

Trick or Treat at Meeting House Farm

DATE: October 28-30, 4-8pm
LOCATION: Meeting House Farm
The farm will be decked out with Halloween décor and staff will be in costumes to greet each family. There will be buckets of candy hanging all around the farm for kids to fill their own bags. Each family has a 30-minute visit to stroll around the farm and meet the animals, gather candy and take part in some fun outdoor games. To register, call 774-238-2700 or visit the Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/mtghousefarm.

 

Ghosts and Legends with Jeff Belanger (Virtual)

DATE: Wed., October 28, 7-8:30pm
LOCATION: Hosted by a collection of North of Boston libraries
Paranormal superstar Jeff Belanger presents Ghosts and Legends. For over 20 years, Jeff Belanger has been exploring the unexplained. He seeks out history, folklore, ghosts, monsters, and legends all over the world and in your backyard. His talk presents highlights from his own adventures, a look at the investigation process, and compelling audio and visual paranormal evidence. Not just focused on ghost stories, Belanger’s presentation will delve into the reasons behind the legends. FREE Event Pre-register to attend this event: https://mhl.org/adult-program/2020/ghosts-and-legends-jeff-belanger-virtual-program

 

Welcome to the Graveyard ~ An Eye on Lexington Cemeteries

DATE: Wed, October 28, 7-9 PM
LOCATION: Hosted by Cary Memorial Library
A 90 minute richly illustrated and narrated 'virtual tour' chronicling New England cemetery art, history and symbolism. From the colonial burial grounds of the 16 & 1700s, through the rural cemetery movement of the 19th century and into 21st-century locations, the program examines why we have cemeteries and gravestones, why they look like they do and how styles and art have evolved over almost 400 years. The Gravestone Girls traveled through the Lexington cemeteries and took many photographs used in building this special presentation. Come see what history lies in your own backyards and under your feet! https://www.libraryinsight.com/eventdetails.asp?jx=gx&lmx=%CF%60b%22%A8%A9%7D&v=3


Halloween on Main Street

DATE: Halloween Weekend
LOCATION: Main St., Hyannis
Visit Main St., dressed in costume and enjoy the outdoors atmosphere all weekend. Peets are welcome! Pixk your favorite pumpkin carved by students at Sturgis and Main St. merchants and be entered to win a $150 gift certificate to your favorite Main St. shop. More info at www.hyannismainstreet.com

 

Haunted Bluffs Mystery Series

DATE: Friday, October 30, 1-2pm
LOCATION: Centerville Library on ZOOM
Loretta Marion's Haunted Bluffs Mystery Series is set on Cape Cod. The first book of the series House of Ashes was published in 2018. Her newest release, Storm of Secrets is the second book in the series and is the topic of the discussion. Please register on the library website by 5:00pm Thursday, October 29th

 

Zombie Bingo for Young Adults at Billerica Library (Virtual)

DATE: Friday, October 30, 3-4:00pm
LOCATION: Hosted by the Billerica Library
Participate in a few rounds of "brainless" Zombie Themed Bingo. It's a great Boredom Buster!
Opened to anyone in Grades 5-12. You must register to play! https://billericalibrary.assabetinteractive.com/calendar/virtual-young-adult-program-zombie-bingo/

 

Spooky Family Trivia (Virtual)

DATE: Friday, October 30, 3:30pm-4:30pm
LOCATION: Hosted by the Attleboro Library
Youth & families are welcome to join the APL's Youth Librarians, Mrs. Brown & Mrs. Witherell for SPOOKY Family Virtual Trivia!!! Families can play together as a team or kids/teens can play on their own. The questions for trivia this month will be spooky themed, so bring all your knowledge of the creepy, crawly, ghostly, creatures and much more! Families will need something to write with and something to write on to participate. The program will be held virtually over Zoom, participants will need working video to participate. REGISTER http://www.eventkeeper.com/mars/xpages/A/ATTLEBRPL/EK.cfm curOrg=ATTLEBRPL&curMonth=10&curYear=2020&SelectedDate=10/30/2020#10/30/2020

 

Boys and Girls Club of Cape Cod Safe Trick or Treat

DATE: Fri., October 30, 4-6pm
LOCATION: 31 Frank E. Hicks Dr, Mashpee
Drive up and grab a goodie bag from your car – all families with kids up to 12 years old welcome!

 

Harwich Community Center Trick or Treat Drive Through

DATE: Fri., October 30, 5:30pm
LOCATION: Harwich Community Center
Dress up in your Halloween costume and drive by the Harwich Community Center for a pre-packaged sweet treat! No need to get out of your car. While supplies last, one bag per child.


Halloween Treat Trail

DATE: Saturday, October 31
LOCATION: Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, Brewster
A safe, socially distanced walk through the Pumpkin Patch. Wear a costume, and COVID-safe mask. Bring a bag to collect pre-packaged edible treats, craft bags to go and Halloween toys, as you travel our special Halloween Treat Trail. No strollers. For more information, or to buy tickets, visit http://www.ccmnh.org/Events/Halloween-Treat-Trail

 

Talewise presents "Mystery of Mummy Mansion" (Virtual)

DATE: Saturday, October 31, 9-10:15am
LOCATION: Hosted by the Westford Library
Frankie and Casey visit their Uncle for his annual Halloween party, only to find out that a creepy mummy has been scaring everyone away! Some say the house is haunted, but Frankie and Casey have a different idea. Join them on their adventure to unravel the mystery of the mummy! Along the way, you’ll explore some spooky and exciting science concepts!
This interactive Zoom presentation is recommended for grades K-5. All families welcome. http://www.libraryinsight.com/eventdetails.asp?jx=ev&lmx=%CF%60b+%AD%A4v&v=3

 

Trunk o’ Treat Halloween Fly-By

DATE: Saturday, October 31, 10a-1p
LOCATION: Oak Crest Cove, Sandwich
This year’s event will be a contactless, family friendly drive through event at Oak Crest Cove! Come by with the kids to judge the decorated, themed cars. The winning car will win a prize. Note: no candy or prizes will be handed out at this event – it is a “fly-by” only! For entry details, visit https://www.sandwichmass.org/

 

Trick or Treat at the Shark Center

DATE: Friday, 10/31, 4-8pm., & Sat, 10/31, 10am-3pm
LOCATION: Atlantic White Shark Conservancy, N. Chatham 
Kids, come dressed in your favorite costume to trick-or-treat through our exhibit hall and meet shark scientists from throughout history. This is a peanut free event, and strict COVID safety protocols will be in place. Reservations are REQUIRED for this event. www.atlanticwhiteshark.org/awsc-events

 

Cape Cod Coffee Halloweekend

DATE: Sat., October 31, 11a-3p
LOCATION: Cape Cod Coffee in Mashpee
Children dressed in their Halloween costumes will receive free candy! Halloween costumes for the adults are also encouraged, and our staff will be awarding prizes for their favorites.


Orleans Police Reverse Halloween

DATE: Sat., October 31, 12-4p
LOCATION: Orleans
Orleans officers will deliver candy to your door step! Email ceagan@orleanspd.com, include your Orleans address and how many ghouls and ghosts live at the house. We will deliver between noon and 4 p.m. on the 31st, right to your door step.


Halloween at the BPD

DATE: Sat., October 31, 1-3p
LOCATION: Barnstable Police Department
A no-contact drive-though Halloween event at the front parking lot of the Barnstable Police Station, 1200 Phinney’s Lane. Costumes are welcome!


Santa’s Tricks and Treats to Go

DATE: Sat., October 31, 3-6p
LOCATION: Christmas Joy, Main St., Chatham
A safe trick or treat event – hosted by SANTA! Pull in, pick up candy and wave to the big man himself. Be sure to come ready to show off those costumes.

 

Safe Halloween Spooktacular

DATE: Saturday, October 31, 4pm
LOCATION: Yarmouth Drive-In
Enjoy the Toe Jam Band playing live music, activity bags, SAFE trick or treating (volunteers in masks and gloves will bring wrapped candies to your car) and Hotel Transylvania on the big screen! Space is limited; register now at https://business.yarmouthcapecod.com/events/details/yarmouth-halloween-spooktacular-12145

 

Pumpkin Palooza 2020

DATE: Saturday, October 31, 4:30-6:30pm
LOCATION: Wellfleet Preservation Hall
Get crafty and carve your best pumpkin…bring it to the Hall by 4 p.m. Friday, 10/30, then come back on Saturday in your best costume and enjoy the display! Social distancing and COVID safety guidelines will be present, along with prizes, treats, and a few surprises! www.wellfleetpreservationhall.org

 

West Barnstable Fire Department Reverse Halloween

DATE: Sat., October 31, 6-7p
LOCATION: West Barnstable
West Barnstable Fire Fighters will deliver Halloween treats to your home! To sign up, email WBFDcommunity@gmail.comand include your address and how many kids are at home.


ONGOING THRU OCTOBER


Giant Pumpkin Patch

DATE: Thru October
LOCATION: West Yarmouth 
Congregational Church

Known as “the Pumpkin Church”, this Thirteenth Annual Pumpkin Patch is the largest Halloween nonprofit pumpkin sale in the state. Sale hours will be 9 am to dusk except Sunday hours beginning at 11:30 am after worship.

 

Pumpkin People in the Park

DATE:  October 16- 31
LOCATION: Kate Gould Park, Chatham
A fabulous event where our members Chatham local businesses, and others create unique and fascinating display with Pumpkins. Every year the creativity gets better and better. Thousands of visitors pose for photo opps with the “People,” who are on display until Halloween. https://chathammerchants.com/pumpkin-people-in-the-park

 

Drive Thru Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

DATE: October 1 - November 1, 6pm
LOCATION: Roger Williams Park Zoo
Celebrate Special Places while staying safe inside your car enjoying thousands of intricately carved pumpkins as you immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the Halloween season! More info & tix: https://www.rwpzoo.org/jols

 

Barnstable Village Haunted & History Tour

DATE: Most dates in October
LOCATION: Begins 3353 Main Street Barnstable
For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/CapeCodsHauntedHistoryTourCo

 

Plymouth Night Tours

DATE: Thru Halloween
LOCATION: 65 Main St, Plymouth
The Plymouth Night Tour is the ghost tour where guests are encouraged to join into the paranormal investigation. http://www.plymouthghosttours.com/

 

Dead of Night Ghost Tours

DATE: Thru Halloween
LOCATION: Plymouth, MA
Plymouth's #1 Tour for History and Haunts!! http://www.deadofnightghosttours.com/plymouthghosttours.htm

 

Ghosts & Gravestones of Boston

DATE: Year round
LOCATION: Boston
Info & Tickets: https://www.ghostsandgravestones.com/boston#about


Pumpkenrichment Days

DATE: Sat., October 24 & Sun., October 25
LOCATION: Franklin Park & Stone Zoos
It's all about fall! You're gourdially invited to get into the fall spirit at Zoo New England! https://www.zoonewengland.org/engage/pumpkenrichment-days/


CORN MAZES


Crescent Farm
Haverill, MA
www.crescentfarm.com


Davis Mega Farm Festival
Sterling, MA
www.davismegafarmfestival.com


Flint Farm
Mansfield, MA
www.flintfarmstand.com


Hicks Family Farm Corn Maze
Charlemont, MA
www.hickscornmaze.com

 

Marini Farm Corn Maze

Ipswich, MA
www.marinifarm.com


Mike's Maze
Sunderland, MA
www.mikesmaze.com

 

Salisbury Farm

Johnston, RI
www.salisburyfarm.com

 

Sauchuk's Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch

Plympton, MA
www.sauchukmaze.com

 

Schartner Farm

Bolton, MA
www.schartnerfarm.com


HAUNTED HOUSES


Barrett's Haunted Mansion

DATE: Check website for dates & times
LOCATION: 1235 Bedford St., Abington
www.bhmansion.com/schedule-events/

Factory of Terror Fall River
DATE: Check website for dates & times
LOCATION: 120 Pearl St, Fall River, MA
www.factoryofterror.com/

 

Haunted Labyrinth
DATE: Check website for dates & times
LOCATION: 804 Dyer Ave, Cranston, RI
www.hauntedlabyrinth.com/

 

Salem Witch Village
DATE: Check website for dates & times
LOCATION: 282 Derby St, Salem
www.salemwitchvillage.biz/

Scary Acres RI
Hope, RI
www.scaryacresri.com

 

Witch's Woods
DATE: Check website for dates & times
LOCATION: 79 Powers Road, Westford, MA
www.witchswoods.com/

 

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