Safe Trick or Treating & Kids Events on Long Island- 2016

Looking for some safe Trick or Treating Halloween fun?

We have some great events listed below for you to take your little ones.

Halloween Weekend : October 29th- October 31st, 2016


We all love getting dressed up for Halloween and enjoying festivities across Long Island.

Where will you go?

Gateway’s Not So Scary Kids Adventure

Smaller children are invited to attend the Not So Scary Kids Adventure on Saturdays & Sundays, October 8-30 from 12-4pm. The Kids Adventure includes a guided, well-lit, Halloween-themed tour that introduces fun characters along the way. Admission is $10 and includes activities such as face painting, balloon art, an inflatable pumpkin bouncer, and more. Buy online at

Recommended for ages 10 and under

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Monster Bash at Michael’s Craft Stores

Stop by on October 29th or 30th from 10AM-3PM for our Monster Bash, no pre-registration required!

Find your local store:

Date: Saturday October 29th and Sunday October 30th
Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join us in store for a Free Kids Club:
– Make a Treat Bag
– Free Face Painting for Kids
– Trick-or-Treat Costume Parade every 30 minutes

Family monster t-shirts:
– Buy the t-shirts and the wiggle eyes, and the rest of the supplies are included. *While supplies last*

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Mathnasium of Moriches Safe Halloween

Looking for a Safe Halloween Activity? Saturday October 29th from 10a-2p Mathnasium of Moriches is hosting its first Halloween Candy Shop. At this event we will be combining math activities and trick-or-treating for a fun, educational, and safe Halloween Event.

This event is free for the community regardless of membership status. All non-members are welcome to bring their math homework and stay for a 1 HOUR FREE TRIAL session after their Candy Shop experience. There will be edible and non-edible treat appropriate for kids of all ages. Wear a costume for an extra surprise!

225 Montauk Hwy Moriches NY 11955

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Halloween Parade and Trick or Treating- Bellport

The Bellport Chamber of Commerce with the support of The Bellport Fire Department, The Village of Bellport & The Gateway’s Haunted Playhouse present the annual Halloween Parade and Trick and Treating in Bellport Village.
All ghosts & gablins are asked to meet at the Bellport Firehouse at 11:30AM.
Dance with us to Thriller at 12:00 and join in the parade right after.
Stay in town to do some Trick and Treating and shopping.
Pets are welcome for the parade.

Saturday- October 29th

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Bats, Barnacles & Broomsticks- LI Aquarium

Join us as we celebrate Halloween – Aquarium style. All “buoys” and “ghouls” in costume will get 50% off admission with a paying adult (one child 12 years and under, per adult). Children will gather sweets and treats with our Safe Trick or Treating throughout the Aquarium. Our Unearthing Atlantis Dig will be transformed into a “Pirate’s Nightmare Haunted House” by the amazing special effects team at We will have a Costume Parade for our Penguins, face painting*, author readings, the Live-brary team with the 3-D printer, a puppet show by Katie’s Puppets, craft and game stations and more! And of course our lovable animals, enjoying their Halloween treats!

Call 631.208.9200, ext. 426 or visit the web for additional details.

*Face Painting Available for an Additional Fee

Read more: here



Trails, Tales and Treats: Sweetbriar Nature Center

Join us for an afternoon of not so scary stories, a wildlife trick or treating trail, a romp through our Ghostly Garden, and a creepy craft and, of course, a chance to meet some of our resident Halloween animals. Come in costume and have a fun filled, safe Halloween day.

When: Saturday, October 29, 1pm to 3:30pm

Who: Families with children ages 2 to 6

How Much: $10/child

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Kidgits Boo Bash!

Attention Kidgits members!

We invite you to our Free annual spook-tacular Boo Bash on Saturday, October 29th from 1-3 pm in Center Court.

Get ready for an afternoon filled with crafts, activities, and freebies! Not a Simon Kidgits Club member yet? Free to join at the guest services booth in the mall or at

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Cupcake Girlz- FREE 5th Annual Kids Halloween Event

It’s Cupcake Girlz 5th Annual Kids Halloween Party. Have the kids dress in their Halloween Costumes for a fun time filled with crafts, tattoos, face painting and snacks! Stop by anytime between 1pm – 4pm. This is a family FREE event! No reservations required. Can’t wait to see all those great costumes!

Saturday- October 29th

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Haunted Hatchery

Calling all ghosts and goblins, spiders and bones….

Families are welcome to join us for a not-so-scary Haunted Hatchery.

Receive a sweet treat as you trick-or-treat your way through the Hatchery & Aquarium.

Refreshments • Games & Fun • Halloween Crafts

Saturday: October 29th at 2pm

Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery and Aquarium

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Halloween Festival in Heritage Park

What’s better than pumpkin picking at your favorite neighborhood park, Heritage Park?!?

Please join Heritage Trust for a day of pumpkin decorating, fun Halloween games, prizes, face painting and much much more Halloween fun.

Don’t forget to wear your costume!

$2 for pumpkin picking & decorating and tickets available for purchase to play individual games, activities and snacks.

Pumpkins and prizes are available while supplies last.

Sunday- October 30th    11am to 4pm

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Haunted Wail-ing Boo-seum & Festival

Our museum’s biggest and best event with spooky (and not so scary) games, activities, and crafts for the whole family!

See our museum come to life with costumed characters, visit our Spooktacular Zoo brought by Jungle Bob’s and sponsored by Gellerman Orthodontics, see a touch tank from the WaterFront Center, and create lots of themed crafts to take home, including slime. Prizes for games, too! Admission includes ALL activities, crafts and prizes. Rain or shine! Come play!

Whaling Museum of Cold Spring Harbor

Sunday- October 30th  12pm to 4pm

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Port Jefferson Fall Festival

come down to the frigate parking lot this sunday!
– Free marshmallow roasting
-pony rides
-petting zoo
-corn roasting
& so much more!

Roger’s Frigate

99 Main St, Port Jefferson, New York 11777

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St. James – Costume Parade

FREE – Costume Parade along Lake Avenue to the St. James Gazebo for judging. Line up in the parking lot of the former Capital One Bank at 12:30 p.m. – corner of Woodlawn and Lake Avenues in St. James. Goody bags for all. You are invited back to the Deepwells Haunted Mansion (NW corner of Moriches Road and Route 25A) for a really scary Haunted House from 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Sunday October 30th – 1pm

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Family Halloween Party- Sands Point

A Halloween Party for young children!

The Phil Dejana Learning Center will be filled with furry woodland plush animals celebrating Halloween in a charming display complete with delightful fairy cottages and sparkle lights. An authentic Romani caravan will be on site with a scarecrow horse and driver! Children can also explore the maze in the Outdoor Classroom, and Castle Gould’s Great Hall will feature a multitude of crafts and projects.

Members: $10 per car
Non-Members: $20 per car
Includes parking  Payments are received at the Gate House

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Farmingdale Halloween Parade and Family Fun

Join in the fun ~ Farmingdale Halloween Parade is set for Sunday October 30th. Get your costumes ready! The Parade steps off from Northside School and proceeds down Main Street to the Village Green (361 Main Street). Marchers assemble at 1pm at Northside School. Free, Fun kids activities On The Village Green with Farmingdale Massapequa Macaroni Kid, Costume Contest, plus Pony Rides, Petting Zoo, Face Painting & Balloon Art & More! Rain or shine, ALL AGES welcome to march!

Sunday- October 30th – 1pm

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Halloween Spooktacular at United Skates

Join us on Sunday October 30, 2016 for our Halloween Spooktacular!!
Come down for a night of skating, Halloween costume contests, games, prizes, dessert and more!!!

Tickets are $15 includes admission, skate rental and a dessert buffet!!

Call 516-795-5474 to purchase your tickets today!!

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Free Trick or Treating at Stew’s!

Free Ice Cream Cone for Kids Halloween Day!
On Halloween day, Monday, October 31, children 12 & under who come to the store in their costumes will receive a free small ice cream.

Free Trick or Treating at Stew’s!
On Tuesday, October 25, 2016, children are invited to dress in their costumes and come to Stew Leonard’s to go trick or treating throughout the store from 5:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.

Children can pick up a map from Customer Service and use the map to find treats throughout the store.

Read more: here

Halloween Spooktacular Puppet Show

Make us a special stop on you Trick or Treat adventure this year! Celebrate a Safe and Spooky Halloween with us here at the Long Island Puppet Theater! We will be hosting special show times of our Halloween Spooktacular Puppet Show at 1:30pm and 6:00pm with reduced ticket prices of $10 regardless of ticket reservation or walk in purchase! Each child will also recieve a trick or treat bag of goodies with admission!

Call to reserve your tickets! 1(516)932-5469

Hope to see you there! Tell a friend!  Stay Spooky!!

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Safe Trick or Treat at Smith Haven Mall

Join us for a spooktacular, safe trick-or-treating environment for all of your little ghouls and goblins.
Halloween Day from 3PM-6PM at participating retailers.
Participating stores will have an orange pumpkin displayed in their window.

Read more: here

Halloween Happenings – Patchogue

Community children will have the ability to trick-or-treat safely at participating stores on Main Street and South Ocean Avenue. Tokens and prizes will be given to trick-or-treating children, while supplies last. The tokens should be taken to the Pumpkin Patch at Roast Coffee & Tea Trading Company, located at 41 East Main Street, for an extra prize.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 631-207-1000 or email


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Cause Cafe presents: A Spectrum-Friendly Safe Halloween

At Cause Cafe we know how difficult it can be to find a safe and enjoyable outlet for our children on Halloween, especially for those with special needs. If you are looking for a fun, relaxing event please join us.

Entry is $10 per child and includes a cupcake and apple juice. One parent is gratis per child. Parents will be treated to coffee or tea.

Read more: here

Glowtastic Halloween

Bonus Glow for Halloween!! A safe alternative to Trick or Treating!

Halloween Day: 4pm – 8pm only $15 per child.

Sky Zone Mount Sinai

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Safe Trick or Treat at East Wind Shoppes

Stop by The Shoppes with your little ghosts and goblins for safe Trick-or-Treating*!
Join in our Costume Parade around The Shoppes at 5:00pm -All vampires and ghouls meet in The Courtyard by 4:45pm.
Each child who participates in the costume parade will receive a free carousel ride (one ride per child).
*Candy available while supplies last

Stop by Little Miss Sew It All and The Chop Sewy Shop FIRST on Halloween for an ADORABLE bag to use when you Trick-or-Treat at The Shoppes at East Wind!

We hope everyone has a Happy and Safe Halloween!

Please comment below any other safe Halloween events on Long Island we may have missed.

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