Halloween and Fall Family Events Guide 2019: Eastern Monmouth County

By Stacey Jones September 29, 2019

Halloween night comes but once a year. But Halloween-related events? Like ghosts in a graveyard, family-friendly holiday events are popping up in town everywhere, all month long! From longtime annual traditions to fun first-time events, we’re seeing Halloween creeping up everywhere!

So we stirred and stirred our Macaroni Kid potions in a cauldron until -- boom! -- this list of spooky and not-so-spooky kid-friendly events happening in our community in October appeared. Use it to plan some wickedly family fun, and make sure to share with all your fiendish friends! You won’t want to miss a thing! We've also included local fall festivals inside to enjoy with your family. 

Halloween and Fall Events in Lincroft, Holmdel, Tinton Falls, Red Bank, Shrewsbury, Middletown, Colts Neck, Rumson, Fair Haven, Little Silver, Highlands, Atlantic Highlands, Sea Bright, Farmingdale, Wall, North Howell, and Howell are listed below. Simply click on each of the event names for full details!

Ongoing throughout the month:

 Oct. 1-14:

Oct. 15-21:

Oct. 22-29:

Oct. 30 and 31:

Please note: This guide will be updated as info about more events comes in, so bookmark it and check back often to make sure you don't miss out on any Halloween family fun in our community!  Not subscribed to our free weekly e-newsletter of local family fun?  Now's the time - subscribe here!

Don't see a family-friendly Halloween event listed here that you know about? Drop me a line at with the details!