BOO! SKC’s 2021 Guide to Happening Halloween Family Fun!

SKC has found the best family friendly (and not too scary) things to do around here this Halloween season. These are just some of the fun Halloween events you’ll find on our calendar! Happy Halloween season to all our Seacoast Families and your little goblins.

BOO! SKC’s 2021 Guide to Halloween Family Fun!

Multi-Day Events in October

Not-So-Spooky Spectacular Weekend 
When: 10/22, 10/23 & 10/24

Sweet Halloween
Cider Hill Farm, Amesbury
When: 10/23 & 10/24

Maudslay is Haunted
Maudslay State Park, Newburyport
When: 10/23 & 10/24

Ghosts on the Banke
Strawbery Banke, Portsmouth
When: 10/22 & 10/23

Day Haunt Walk (Family Friendly – no scares/sounds)
Haunted Overload in Lee
When: 10 – 4pm on Fridays, Saturday & Sundays in October

Screeeeeemfest! Fun by day! Fear by night!
Canobie Lake Park, Salem, NH
When: Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays from September 25 – October 30

Dracula – Live on Stage
The Strand in Dover
When: October 22, 23, 24, 29, 30 & 31st. Matinee and evening shows.

Friday Night Frights – Outdoor Movies
Amesbury Chamber of Commerce
When: Fridays 10/8, 10/15, 10/22 & 10/29

Outdoor Movie Nights
The Ridge, Rochester
When: Fridays 10/9, 10/16, 10/23 & 10/30

Children’s Trick or Treat (Merry not Scary!)
Charmingfare Farm in Candia
When: register for a specific day/time

5K Trick or Treat Trot – Exeter Hospital’s United In Wellness Cancer Walk
Virtually anywhere/anytime between October 24 – October 31

Scarecrows of the Port
Scavenger Hunt in Portsmouth
When: Daily in October

Scarecrow Contest of Amesbury
Scavenger Hunt in Amesbury
When: Daily through October 17

Saturday, October 16

Decorate a Trick or Treat Bag
Seacoast ArtSpot, Portsmouth
When: 10am – 2pm

Trick or Treat on Our Street
Kittery Outlets, Kittery
When: 2pm – 6pm

Saturday, October 23

Trunk or Treat
Seacoast Cars & Coffee, Newington
When: 5pm – 7:30pm

Halloween in Nature
Center for Wildlife in Cape Neddick ME
When: 4:00 – 6:00pm

Pumpkin Palooza
Bartlett Mall, Newburyport
When: 2pm – 5pm

Mall Wide Trick or Treat
Fox Run Mall, Newington
When: 3pm – 6pm

Kids’ Costume Parade and Trick or Treating
Perkins Cove, Ogunquit
When: 11 – 11:30am

Downtown Trick or Treat
Downtown Durham
When: 2pm – 4pm

Sunday, October 24

5th Annual Seacoast Halloween Costume Paddle Contest
Peirce Island Boat Ramp in Portsmouth
When: 11:00am – 12:30pm

Tuesday, October 26

Amesbury Downtown Trick or Treat
Downtown Amesbury
When: 5:30 – 7:30pm

Thursday, October 28

Trick or Treating at Brickyard Square
Brickyard Square, Epping
When: 4pm – 7pm

Friday, October 29

Littles Halloween
Rochester Recreation
When: 9am – 11am

Newburyport’s Downtown Trick or Treat
Participating Newburyport Shops
When: 4pm – 5pm

Trick or Treat with Center for Wildlife
Cape Neddick
When: 4pm – 6pm

Trick or Treat at The Ridge
The Ridge, Rochester
When: 4pm – 7pm

Trick or Treat Downtown Rochester (Zombie Walk to follow at 7pm)
Downtown Rochester
When: 4pm – 6pm

Downtown Kennebunk & Kennebunkport
Downtown and Lower Village in Kennebunk and at Dock Square in Kennebunkport
When: 4pm – 6pm
For a list of participating businesses visit:

Saturday, October 30

Happy Howl-o-ween Party
Junior Gym in North Hampton
When: 9:00 – 10:30am

Exeter’s Halloween Costume Parade & Downtown Trick or Treating
Parade kicks off on Swasey Parkway in Exeter
When: 11:30am – 2:30

Lighting of the Pumpkins & Trick or Treating
Old York Museum Center, York
When: 3:30pm – 6pm

Trunk or Treat
Hilltop Fun Center in Somersworth, NH
When: 3:00 – 5:00 pm

Trunk or Treat & Drive in Movie
Salisbury Beach
When: 4pm – 9pm

Trunk or Treat
Yankee Fisherman’s Cooperative, Seabrook
When: 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Family Pumpkin Festival
Nottingham Town Hall
When: 4pm- 9pm

Sunday, October 31

Little Pumpkins Halloween Party
Relief Parenting in Hampton
When: 10:00am – 12:00pm

Halloween Learn and Play
When: 9:00am – 11:00am

Mini Halloween Wood Sign
Board and Brush Creative Studio, Portsmouth
When: 10am – 12pm

Trunk or Treat
All Saints Church, Amesbury
When: 5-7pm

Halloween Parade
Downtown Portsmouth
When: 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Worth the Drive Halloween Fun!

Roger Williams Park Jack O Lantern Spectacular
Providence, RI
When: 9/30 through 10/31

Moo Moo’s Halloween Party
Davis Farmland
When: Oct 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, 31

Children’s Museum of Boston
When: Oct 27 – 31st

Science Tricks & Animal Treats
When: October 23 & 24

Zoo Boo Weekend
Southwick’s Zoo
When:  October 30 & 31
Children free in costume when accompanied by a paying adult.

Brick or Treat
LegoLand Discovery Center
When: October Weekends

Visit our calendar for additional spooky fall family fun!


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