Check Out These 5 Fun Halloween Events on Long Island, Saturday, October 29

by Maytal Wichman

Garden City

October 29, 2011
10th Annual Ghostly Gala
Long Island Children’s Museum
11 Davis Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
(516) 224-5802

Kids and adults are encouraged to come in costumes. This event features children’s activities such as face painting, designing a treat bag, Halloween crafts and decorating treats. There will also be a live bat show for an additional fee. This event is for children of all ages. Advanced ticketing is suggested and may be purchased at the museum box office or by calling the number above. There will e no tickets on the day of the event. $9 per person, plus an extra $4 for the bat show.

Oyster Bay

October 29, 2011
Halloween Spooktacular
Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary and Audubon Center
There are three events at this location:
11am-12pm: Toddlers only
1pm-2:30pm: Kids age 2-10
6pm-7:30pm: Kids age 8 and up (with adults)

134 Cove Road
Oyster Bay, NY 11771
(516) 922-3200

Find & decorate a pumpkin from the pumpkin patch, go on a Halloween adventure walk and have a close-up encounter with some spooky animals. Each session will end with Halloween stories around the campfire and prizes for best costumes. Adults: $2, kids: $8. Registration is required.

Port Jefferson

October 29, 2011
Halloween Party & Parade
The Port Jefferson Free Library
100 Thompson Street
Port Jefferson, NY 11777
(631) 473-0022

The library will be holding a costume parade, followed by a magic show. The parade will begin in the basement. Registration is required. FREE.



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