Halloween is creeping up, so check out our blog for fun and scary things to do in the Huntington/Five Harbors area and beyond.  We hope you visit and experience some favorites as well as some new things. Check out our blog about Fun Fall Festivals and our blog about pumpkin picking, hay mazes, and more for additional seasonal fun. Have a fun, delicious and safe holiday!


photo courtesy of Vanderbilt Planetarium

Check out the Haunted Skies and Friday Light: Halloween Laser, seasonal shows at the Vanderbilt Planetarium. They have additional shows as well including Pink Floyd: The Wall & Long Island Skies. 


Cold Spring Harbor

photo courtesy of the Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery

10/25- CSH Whaling Museum: Annual WAILing Museum & Festival

10/27- CSH Village: Witches Night Out- a fun night of shopping and spirits

10/29- CSH Fish Hatchery: Haunted Hatchery

10/31  Trick or treating in Cold Spring Harbor on Main Street is always an easy and fun place to go with the little ones.


Main Street Nursery - fun for the kids in the hay maze and boo zoo.

Oakwood Road Nursery- features a fun maze and you can pick up your seasonal plants.

10/14- Heckscher Museum: Art After Dark ~ Heckscher Halloween Howler Adult Costume Party

10/23- Walt Whitman Birthplace: Halloween Family Day with Michael the Magician

10/27-   Nightmare on Main Street: Student Art Exhibit at the Main Street Petite Art Gallery

10/31  Annual Children's Halloween Costume Parade at Gerard Street, Huntington Village at 1:00 PM. Meet at the Huntington Post office.  The parade moves east down Gerard and south down Wall St.  The Village merchants also sponsor "Safe Trick or Treat."

10/29-30  Trick or Treat at the Museum at Heckscher Museum of Art.


photo courtesy of Northport Chamber of Commerce

10/30  Halloween Hayride in Northport sponsored by the Northport Chamber of Commerce. Each child will take home a pumpkin and Halloween treats.

10/30  Paws for a Cause - Halloween Charity Dog Walk & Contest on Main Street in Northport.

10/31  Safe Halloween Trick or Treating in Northport Village. 


Weekends & Weekdays in October:  "Rise of the Jack-O-Lanterns" at Old Westbury Gardens - over 5000 hand carved pumpkins light up the night at this treasured historic mansion. This unique walk-thru experience is suitable for all ages and takes about 1 hour. Advance tickets are required.

Bayville Scream Park is a blast although quite scary and not recommended for children under 10. Younger children can enjoy "Not so Scary" days on Saturday and Sundays till 6pm.

Get spooked at Schmitt Farms Haunted Mansion & Night-time Haunted Maze in Melville.

Enjoy hayrides and see the all new animated story ‘Otto and the Pirate Ship’ at Hicks Nursery in Westbury.

Live entertainment & family friendly frights at Adventurland Amusement Park

10/21-23, 10/28--30- Old Bethpage Village Restoration: Haunted Tales, Trails, Baseball Game

10/29- Long Island Aquarium: Bats, Barnacles & Broomsticks: A Halloween Party
10/29- Long Island Aquarium: Halloween Masquerade Party
All month- Long Island Aquarium: Haunted House