Boston Halloween Parties, Events and Parades in 2018

Get ready for Halloween in Boston. Adults can choose from some wild Halloween parties. Families can select a kid friendly event to enjoy. It’s October and time to make plans to celebrate Halloween in Massachusetts for 2018.

2018 Events – more coming soon! 

Boo at the Zoo - Stoneham, MA - Oct 20 to Oct 21, 2018
Children throughout New England are invited to trick-or-treat among the animals at Stone Zoo. Thrills, chills, and animals lurk around every corner on the trick-or-treat trail, while other haunted happenings include creepy crafts, ghoulish games, costume contests, and a haunted maze! Throughout the day, guests can learn about the importance of enrichment as they watch many of the animals receive pumpkins.

Salem Haunted Happenings - Salem, MA - Oct 20 to Oct 31, 2018
Salem’s haunted happenings will keep you busy in the days leading up to Halloween, with something for everyone. Check out the full event listings on their website.

Festival of the Dead - Salem, MA - Oct 26 to Oct 31, 2018
A host of Halloween offerings in Salem, MA

Salem Witches’ Halloween Ball - Salem, MA - Oct 26, 2018

Tricks and Treats at the Waterworks: a Spooky Science Carnival - Chestnut Hill, MA - Oct 27, 2018
Head to the Metropolitan Waterworks Museum for a family friendly Halloween event for a ghoulishly good time where you can learn the science behind magic tricks and special effects while collecting candy. Also enjoy carnival games, face painting, a visit to the Allis Pumps in the basement, and more! Costumes encouraged. Free to all

Halloween Party at Howl - Foxborough, MA - Oct 27, 2018
Howl at the Moon Indianapolis hosts another Halloween party with drink specials, games, and a costume contest.

Zoo Howl - Boston, MA - Oct 27 to Oct 28, 2018
Children throughout New England are invited to trick-or-treat among the animals at the Franklin Park Zoo. Throughout the day, guests can learn about the importance of enrichment as they watch as many of the animals receive pumpkins as enrichment items.

Canine Promenade - Boston, MA - Oct 27, 2018

Halloween Crawl by Crawl in Boston - Boston, MA - Oct 27, 2018

Halloween Pet Parade - Boston, MA - Oct 28, 2018
Join us on Sunday, October 28 in the West End for our annual Halloween Pet Parade and Costume Contest! Dress up your pet and parade around Faneuil Hall Marketplace then walk the red carpet in front of a panel of judges!

Halloween Party at Howl - Boston, MA - Oct 31, 2018
Howl at the Moon Indianapolis hosts another Halloween party with drink specials, games, and a costume contest.

Halloween Pubcrawl - Boston, MA - Oct 31, 2018
Roam the city of Boston on the most exciting night of the year with your entire squad and create those memorable moments that people won’t believe! So with three days of crawling, Boston will surely not disappoint. Grab your friends, put on your wildest costumes, and let BostonHalloween.com bring fright night to you!

Halloween Horror Movie Marathon - Brookline, MA - Oct 31, 2018
Watch Halloween and Halloween 2 at Coolidge Corner Theatre

The events below are from 2017.  We are updating these Halloween events for 2018 starting in mid-September, and will continue to update or add events as we find new info.

Past Events

Halloween Parties

Make plans to attend a Boston Halloween party now to find a costume contest and somewhere to dance the night away in October.

Boston Costume Parties

Halloween Events

We’ve searched for some family friendly Halloween events to enjoy in Boston. We hope you and your kids have fun:

Boston Costume Dash  – October 28, 2017

Halloween Crawl by Crawl in Boston – Pub Crawl – October 28, 2017

Halloween Pubcrawl – October 27-28 & 31, 2017

Halloween Horror Movie Marathon – Oct 28, 2017

Festival of the Dead – Through October 24-30, 2017

Boo At The Zoo – October 21-22, 2017

Nearby Ghost ToursNearby Haunted Houses

Trick or Treat Events Around Boston

Zoo Howl – Franklin Park Zoo – October 28-29, 2017

Halloween Parades

Halloween Pet Parade – October 28, 2017

Canine Promenade – October 22, 2017

Salem Haunted Happenings – October 19-31, 2017

More Massachusetts Halloween Events

We hope you have enjoyed the start to our Halloween party and events section.

More Fall Activities near Boston:
Apple Picking
Oktoberfest
Haunted Houses
Ghost Tours
Thanksgiving in Boston

Shop Funtober for Halloween Costumes

 

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