Halloween events for kids on Long Island

Pack up your family and head to one

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Trick or treat! It's that time of year again, and there's no reason you have to wait until Oct. 31 to enjoy Halloween. Dress your kids in costume (and yourself for that matter!) and head out to one of the many Halloween events for kids. Here's a guide to spooky, scary Halloween fun on Long Island.

--Compiled by Jennifer Berger

  • RISE of the Jack O'Lanterns at Old Westbury

    RISE of the Jack O'Lanterns Old Westbury Gardens | Old Westbury
    Fri. 10/31 6:30-10:30 p.m.; Sat. 11/1 6:30-10:30 p.m.; Sun. 11/2... 5,000 hand-carved jack o'lanterns are lighting up the night throughout a trail at Old Westbury ...

  • Haunted House at Deepwells Deepwells Farm County Park | St. James
    Fri. 10/31 7-10 p.m.
    Scary haunted house, no pets allowed ...

  • CANCELED-Haunted Manor Longwood Estate | Ridge
    Fri. 10/31 6-10 p.m.
    Walk through and hear the untold story of conjured spirits at the Longwood Estate. Witches ...

  • Halloween Festival Stony Brook Village Center | Stony Brook
    Fri. 10/31 2-5 p.m.
    Costume parade, trick or treating and a display of scarecrows created for the annual scarecrow ...

  • Children's Halloween Costume Parade Huntington Village | Huntington
    Fri. 10/31 4:15 p.m.
    Costume parade for children of all ages and their parents or guardians, parade begins at ...

  • Halloween Party Lakeview Library | Rockville Centre
    Fri. 10/31 3-4:30 p.m.
    Join in to celebrate Halloween and to trick or treat, register ...

  • Children of the community enjoying the 2013 Halloween

    Halloween Celebration and Parade Great Neck Plaza Village Hall | Great Neck
    Sat. 11/1 1-3 p.m.
    The Great Neck Plaza Business Improvement District and the Village of Great Neck Plaza invite ...

  • Halloween Lunch Buddies Farmingdale Library | Farmingdale
    Fri. 10/31 12:30 p.m.
    Bring a bagged lunch, drinks and snacks provided; for children ages 3-5; preference given to ...

  • Eat, Drink and Be Scary Long Island Aquarium & Exhibition Center | Riverhead
    Sun. 11/2 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
    A Halloween family brunch; reservations suggested, walk-ins are welcome, costumes encouraged but not required; held ...

  • Come Glow With US!!!

    Glow In The Dark Holtsville, NY | Holtsville
    Fri. 10/31 6-9 p.m.
    Glow in the dark costume celebration, games, prizes, crafts, candy, open to children ages 5-12, ...

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