Just about every Brooklyn neighborhood — and there are dozens of them in a borough with two and a half million people — has some kind of Halloween festivity. Here's a select guide to some of the biggest and best known of Brooklyn's many public Halloween events. This list, organized by neighborhood, is a work in progress. Let us know what's going on in your neighborhood!
DUE TO HURRICANE SANDY, EVENTS ON OCTOBER 31, 2012 MAY BE SUSPENDED OR CANCELLED. STAY TUNED OR CONTACT LOCAL ORGANIZERS.
Check out the CalabanzaFest!
There's unique fun in this neck of the Brooklyn woods: a Halloween walk, a great festival with hay rides and more in Fort Greene Park, and a free outdoors Halloween day festival hosted by BAM.
Don't miss the Halloween Parade in Park Slope, or the annual ld Stone House/Park Slope Parents Harvest Festival, for pony rides,a petting zoo, face-painting, craft activity extravaganza.
Find out about Brooklyns family-friendly harvest festivals!