Happy Halloween!

October 28, 2011 No Comments

I think I know what you’re doing this weekend……celebrating Halloween of course! Staten Island is filled with exciting events, find out where to go for some “haunted” fun!

1. Carousel Season Finale: Two-for-One Rides for Children in Halloween Costumes

Take a ride on the beautiful Carousel for All Children in Willobrook park.   All children who are in costumes will receive two carousel rides for the price of one!

When: October 30th, Sunday. 11am -5:45 pm

Location: Willobrook Park

Price: $1.50 per spin

2. Halloween Kids Fest at the Staten Island Mall

Kids ages 2-12 are invited to come in costume with their parents and enjoy free family-friendly activities including make & take crafts, face painting, prizes and more!

When: October 31st, Monday. 2pm – 6pm

Location: Staten Island Mall, Lower Level Center Court, for more info call 718-761-6800

Price: Free

3. Westerleigh Park Halloween Extravaganza

Annual Halloween event for the whole family. Come see the Haunted House on the gazebo, enjoy face painting, pumpkin decorating, crafts, food and a costume parade!

When: October 29th, Saturday. 11am- 2pm

Location:  Westerleigh Park, for more info call 718-442-1383

Price: Free

4. The Batty Bash

The Halloween Bash for kids ages 4 to 8.  Enjoy making a bat crafts and stop by our small bat cave replica. Snacks, music, and games make this a really fun bat experience. Registration and pre-payment required.

When: October 29th, Saturday. 1:30pm – 2:30pm

Location: Greenbelt Nature Center, 700 Rockland Avenue at Brielle Avenue, for more info call 718-351-3450

Price:  $6 non-member, $4 Greenbelt Conservancy members

5. Dread of Night

True, or almost true, stories based on the Staten Island Historical Society’s archival material. A self-guided tour leads you through some of the “hauntingly lonely” buildings where you’ll meet many interesting characters.

When: October 29th, Saturday. 7pm

Location: Historic Richmond Town, for more info call 718-351-1611 ext. 281

Price: $10 for adults, $8 for children & Staten Island Historical Society Members

6. Not Too Scary Halloween celebration

Celebrate Halloween at the Staten Island Children’s Museum. Their annual Halloween party features bouncy rides, crafts, games, a costume parade and contest.

When: October 29th, Saturday. 12pm – 4pm

Location: Staten Island Children’s Museum, 1000 Richmond Terrace, for more info call 718-273-2060

Price: Free

7. Bloomingdale Park Halloween Extravaganza

This annual party lets kids trick or treat, decorate pumpkins, enjoy pony rides and play games.

When: October 29th, Saturday. 12pm – 3 pm. Rain date Sunday.

Location: Bloomingdale Park, for more info call 718-816-2133

Price: Free

Have fun everybody and stay safe!

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