Our Halloween & Fall MEGA Fun Guide for Acton, Bedford, Boxborough, Carlisle, Concord, Lexington, Lincoln, Maynard and beyond has everything your family needs to make the season fun! Things to do, farms, Halloween events, Fall and Halloween recipes, crafts and events and so much more!
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First, visit our list of plan-ahead Halloween events -- many of these require advanced ticket purchases.
Second, check out the smaller local and online Halloween events from our event calendar:
Note that many of these events required advance registration
October 10: Acton Trunk or Treat
October 11-31: 7th Annual Scarecrow Festival at Concord Main
October 17: Maketober Monday at Acton Memorial Library
October 18: Pumpkin Decorating at Maynard Library
October 19: Haunted Gingerbead House Workshop at Wilson Farm
October 19-20: Spooky Story Walk at Sargent Memorial Library
October 21: MonsterBash at Acton Rec Center
October 21: Halloween at deCordova
October 21: Pumpkin Decorating at Maynard Library
October 21: Halloween Tales (ages 7+) at Hartwell Tavern
October 22: ABFN Spooktacular Halloween Party
October 22: Bedford Family Connection Annual Halloween Party
October 22: Family Halloween Goat Yoga at Chip-in Farm
October 23: Sleepy Hollow-een Tour
October 23: Family Halloween Goat Yoga at Chip-in Farm
October 24: Pumpkin Decorating Party at Concord Main Library
October 24: Maketober Monday at Acton Memorial Library
October 26: Teen Craft Night Acton Library: Origami Pumpkins
October 28: Bedford Trunk or Treat at Whole Foods
October 28: Halloween Tales (ages 7+) at Hartwell Tavern
October 28: Halloween at deCordova
October 28: Lexington Haunted House
October 28 & 29 : Spirits of the Old Manse
October 29 & 30: Halloween Hullabaloo at Discovery
October 29: Ghostly Gathering at APEX Entertainment
October 29: Pumpkin Palooza at Lincoln Library
October 29: Halloween Party at Jam Time
October 29: Ghouls Night Out at Boxborough Gymnastics Center
October 29: Halloween Eve at Hartwell Tavern
October 29: Ghosts & Graces - Guided Tour
October 29: Sleepy Hollow 5K & Fun Run
October 30: Lincoln Trunk or Treat at Fall Fest
October 30: Concord Trunk or Treat
October 30: Trunk or Treat at Mt. Calvary
October 30: Trunk or Treat at Acton Congregational
October 30: Boxborough Public Safety Trick or Treat
October 30: Halloween in the Morning Mists at de Cordova
October 30: Hillside Halloween at Fruitlands Museum
October 30: Family Halloween Goat Yoga at Chip-in Farm
October 30: Little Red Riding Hood in the Haunted Barnyard
October 30: Lex FUN! Halloween Carnival
October 31: Carlisle Center Park Halloween Event
October 31: Carlisle Trick or Treat 6 - 8 PM
Know of another local family-friendly Halloween event? Email the details to me!
Make Halloween extra-special by "Boo'ing" your friends and neighbors!
Check out our Fall Farm Guide for information on apple-picking, corn mazes, hay rides and pumpkin patches!
Print out our Fall Fun List for all kinds of ideas!
October 1: Maynard Fest
October 1: Carlisle Harvest Fair
October 1: 184th Annual East Village Fair
October 2: LexFarm Harvest Festival
October 8: Annual Lexington Discovery Day
October 8-10: Hollis Hills Farm Fall Festival
October 15: Lexington Harvest Fest!
October 15: Harvest Fest at Milldam Nursery School, Concord
October 15: Annual Harvest Festival at Verrill Farm
October 15: Trucktober in Burlington
October 15 & 16: 7th Annual Apple Festival at Carlson Orchards
October 14-16: Hay Maze at Wilson Farm
October 21-23: Hay Maze at Wilson Farm
October 22: First Baptist Church's 62nd Annual Fall Fair
October 22: LexDoingGood
October 28-31: Hay Maze at Wilson Farm
October 30: Lincoln Fall Fest
October 30: Lexington Pumpkin Fest
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