Are you ready to track down some fun events for Halloween 2022? We have put together one of the largest calendars of Halloween events in the United States for you. We’ve located holiday activities for all ages – from kid-friendly children’s activities to adult Halloween parties. We don’t have every event yet, but there are plenty of ideas to get you and your family in the mood for Halloween in New Jersey.
Last Major Update:
Halloween 2021 Events have been updated! Many have been canceled or their websites were not updated for this year. Please double-check the event organizer's websites before heading over to any events in case of any changes or cancellations.
Wildwoods Boardwalk Pumpkin Run - Wildwood, NJ - Oct 5, 2019
5K Halloween run, Kids Pumpkin 1 mile challenge, first timers 5K and 1 mile family walk.
Barktober Halloween Dog Parade - West Orange, NJ - Oct 26, 2019
Free admission. It’s a regular WO Farmer’s Market plus some Halloween fun with your pooch! They will have plenty of festive activities, organizations, vendors, and of course… CANDY! Halloween costumes for all ages (and dogs) are encouraged. In fact, they recommend joining in for the Barktober Dog Parade contest, too!
Lambertville Halloween Parade - Lambertville, NJ - Oct 27, 2019
One of the oldest Halloween parades in NJ.
Haunted Seaport - Tuckerton, NJ - Oct 15 to Oct 18, 2020
Visit Tuckerton Seaport, if you dare, for a frightastic adventure known in local lore as Haunted Seaport. Haunted Seaport will take place from 6:00pm until 9:00pm each night (last admission will be at 8pm or earlier dependng on capacity). Pirates and Sea Captains long lost at sea will stroll the Seaport’s boardwalk for a night of screams. Climb aboard a hayride for a ghostly howling good time through the Haunted Woods. Be on the lookout for the Jersey Devil. There will also be a non-scary area full of activities as well.
Bradley Boo & Halloween Parade - Bradley Beach, NJ - Oct 30, 2020
3-5pm, trick or treat at local participating businesses. Head to the firehouse at 5pm to register for the parade, which begins at 6pm, and runs from the firehouse to Riley Park.
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