The top events in New York City that are totally worth the trip!
Boo at the Zoo
Bronx Zoo • 2300 Southern Blvd., Bronx
Saturdays & Sundays, September 29 to October 28, plus October 8
Costume parades, magic shows, spooky animal graveyard, pumpkin carving, hayrides, haunted forest, crafts and more.
Ghouls & Gourds
Brooklyn Botanic Garden • 990 Washington Ave., Brooklyn
Saturday, October 27 • 12-5:30pm
Wacky shows and weird workshops, plus a huge costume parade, stilt dancing and more.
Halloween Pumpkin Flotilla
Sunday, October 28 • 4-7pm
Harlem Meer • East Side from 106th to 110th Street, Manhattan
Celebrate Halloween in Central Park at the annual Pumpkin Flotilla, where you’ll send your homemade jack-o’-lanterns sailing down of the Harlem Meer at twilight.
45th Annual Village Halloween Parade
Wednesday, October 31
Greenwich Village • 6th Ave. from Spring to 16th Street, Manhattan
See hundreds of puppets, 53 music bands, dancers and artists, and thousands of other New Yorkers in crazy costumes of their own creation in this wild signature NYC parade.
Halloween Harvest at Luna Park
Coney Island • 1000 Surf Ave., Brooklyn
Weekends from Saturday, October 29 to Sunday, October 28 • 11am-6pm
Pumpkin patch, face painting, pony rides, magic shows, marching bands, pumpkin carving, costume contest and more.