Editor’s Note: Due to the weather, the organizers of Terminal of Terror have decided it would be best to move the event to the Hyatt House at 1 Exchange Place in Jersey City. For more information, check the updated event article.
October is basically a month full of all things Halloween. Don’t miss out on some incredible events! Here’s your guide to Halloween in the area this month.
Newport Pumpkin Festival
11AM – 1PM @ Newport Green Park
Join Newport for their annual Pumpkin Festival and bring your kids to decorate pumpkins.
11AM – 2PM @ Leonard Gordon Park
Head over to Mosquito Park with the family for a costume parade, face painting, magicians, and more!
Ghost of Uncle Joe’s
1PM – 10PM @ The Historic Jersey City and Harsimus Cemetery
Don’t miss out on the annual Halloween fundraising event, Ghost of Uncle Joe’s! There’ll be live music all night and after-parties throughout Jersey City till 3AM.
The Nightmare Before Christmas & The Haunted House
6:30PM – 8PM @ Loew’s Jersey Theatre
Stop by the Loew’s Jersey Theatre for a Halloween movie night! It’s $10 for adults, $8 for children & seniors.
4PM @ Hamilton Park
Stop by Hamilton Park for a Halloween Parade. They’ll also be accepting canned food donations for Family Promise.
The Hutton 2nd Annual Halloween Party
8PM – 2:30AM @ The Hutton
Hang out at the Hutton for drink specials, music, a costume contest and more!
Astor Bar Halloween Bash
8PM – 3AM @ Astor Bar & Grill
Stop by Astor Bar for their Halloween party! Costumes are encouraged, but not required.
Spooky Terminal 3
11AM – 4PM @ CRRNJ Terminal
Join us in collaboration with JC Families for a family-friendly Halloween party! Get your tickets now at totjc.com.
Pumpkin Carving Party
4PM – 7PM @ WHOS Gluten Free
Join WHOS Gluten Free for a pumpkin carving party! They’ll supply the tools, games, and prizes. It’s $10 if you bring your own pumpkin and refreshments, $15 if you don’t have time to pick up a pumpkin of your own, and costumes are encouraged.
A Halloween Haunting
7:30PM – 10PM @ Kennedy Dancers
No Peeking Theatre and The Kennedy Dancers present a Haunted Studio Tour and Halloween Party, a fundraiser for both organizations! After the tour, there’ll be a Halloween party with candy, refreshments, and more. Get your tickets!
Terminal of Terror 3
9PM – 2AM @ CRRNJ Terminal
Join us for music, drinks, food and more at our annual Halloween party! Get your tickets before they sell out at totjc.com.
9PM @ Zeppelin Hall
Join Zeppelin Hall for live music, dancing, and a costume contest!
Pumpkin Patch & Fall Festival
11AM – 7PM @ Urby Parking Lot
Bring the family to enjoy a pumpkin patch, bounce houses, magic shows, and more! There’ll be food and spooky cocktails for adults, too.
HDSID Halloween Bash
3PM – 7PM @ Newark Ave Pedestrian Plaza
Join the HDSID for a Halloween bash on Newark Ave with treats, face painting, a bouncy house, and music!
Annual Bash & Costume Contest
5PM – 12:30AM @ LITM
Head over to LITM for food & drink specials, candy, DJs, and a discount for if you wear a costume!