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Things to Do for Halloween in Fairfield County CT (2023)

Looking for things to do for Halloween in Fairfield County? There are parades, block parties and haunted events this Halloween in Fairfield County. Below you will find a list of the best Halloween parades and events in Fairfield County.

Things to Do for Halloween in New Canaan, CT

New Canaan Annual Halloween Block Party

When: October 29, 2023 from Noon-2:00 pm

Where: Elm Street, New Canaan, CT

New Canaan’s Annual Halloween Block Party is back this year!

Kids and dogs of all ages are invited to New Canaan’s downtown to show off their costumes.

The first 500 attendees will receive a free pre-stuffed bag.

There are also prizes by Pet Pantry for costumed dogs.

Elm Street will be closed to cars from noon – 2:00 pm. 

New Canaan Nature Center Halloween Spooktacular

When: October 28, 2023 at  5:30 pm – 7:00 pm ir 7:30pm to 9pm

Where: New Canaan Nature Center at 144 Oenoke Ridge New Canaan, CT

Come to this family friendly Halloween event in New Canaan. 

Meet creepy crawlies like spiders and Halloween creatures like owls and snakes! 

Enjoy making creepy crafts, and roasting a marshmallow while sharing spooky stories around the campfire! 

Go on a one-of-a-kind jack-o-lantern walk! Costumes encouraged! 

There are 2 timeslots to choose from Session A: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm and Session B: 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm. 

Pre-registration is strongly suggested as this event has sold out in the past!

Ticket is $15/person.

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Things to Do for Halloween in Fairfield, CT

Halloween on the Green at Fairfield Museum

When: October 29, 2023 ay 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Where: 370 Beach Road, Fairfield, CT

Don’t miss the Fairfield Museum’s 7th annual Halloween on the Green. 

Come dressed in your best costume for a day of trick-or-treating, freebies, historic building exhibits, food vendors, a bouncy house, and much more.

Admission is free.

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Things to Do for Halloween in Westport, CT

Westport Halloween Window Painting

When: October 28, 2023 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Where: Town of Westport

On Saturday, October 28th, between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm, children will paint a window that has been requested or assigned to them.

The painting will take place on Saturday andthe winners announced on Tuesday, judges will visit and select winners based on three separate criteria and age/school (Elementary & Middle School).

Prior to October 28th, merchants will mark out a 3′ × 3′ maximum area on their window for painting and will leave the art piece up until Halloween. 

Winning windows will also display the ribbon.

Painters will provide their own water-based paint, drop cloths, brushes, and cleaning supplies. 

Children are requested to come after Halloween to assist with cleaning the window. 

The winners will have their photos taken with the window and published in the press, as well as get a gift voucher from Saugatuck Sweets.

There will be 6 winners, sign up now.

Things to Do for Halloween in Greenwich, CT

Halloween Happenings 2023

When: Friday, October 27, 2023, 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm or 7 pm – 8 pm

Where: Bendheim Western Greenwich Civic Center

Looking for things to do for Halloween in Greenwich? Come to Halloween Happening 2023 in the Western Civic Center!

Dress up and dance to music in Dracula’s Den while playing games and collecting candy and prizes! 

Children of all ages are welcome and all children with tickets will receive a candy/treat bag. 

Advanced reservations/tickets are required since space is limited.

$10 per person (Ages 3 and up) 

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Ghouls in the Garden at Greenwich Botanical Center

When: Saturday, October 21, 2023, 4pm to 7pm

Where: Greenwich Botanical Garden at 130 Bible Street, Cos Cob, CT

Bring the whole family to the Halloween event at Greenwich Botanical Garden. Go on a spooky walk at the Montgomery Pinetum. Work on Halloween crafts and games (4-5:30pm) there is even a costume parade (5:30 pm)! 

Don’t miss out when live Ghouls emerge from 6 to 7pm!

Halloween Costume Benefit at the Greenwich Audubon

When: Friday, October 20, 2023

Where: Greenwich Audubon at 613 Riversville Rd, Greenwich, CT

Support the Greenwich Audubon by attending their Halloween Costume Benefit. Attendees are invited to come dressed in costume for a chance to win prizes. 

Book a sitter and leave the kids at home. The Audubon’s Halloween Benefit is for adults ages 21+ only. Get up close with nocturnal creatures, enjoy delicious bites from food trucks, and dance the night away!

Things to Do for Halloween in Darien, CT

Pumpkin Decorating at Darien Nature Center

When: October 26, 2023 or October 27, 2023 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Where: Darien Nature Center at 120 Brookside Road, Darien, CT

Looking for a family friendly pumpkin decorating even in Darien? Bring the whole family to Darien Nature’s Center Pumpkin Decorating event.

You will use natural materials gathered from Cherry Lawn Park to create festive decor pumpkins for Halloween.

Sessions are outdoors, behind Darien Nature Center.

Please bring a drop cloth, and all other materials provided. 

In the case of rain, pick up your pumpkin(s) and decorating kit to enjoy at home. 

Adult supervision is required, this is not a drop-off event.

$20 per family.

Things to Do for Halloween in Norwalk, CT

Halloween Bash at the Stepping Stones Museum for Children

When: October 21, 2023 from 4 pm to 8 pm

Where: Stepping Stones Museum for Children at 303 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT

Come to the Stepping Stones Museum’s Beasties and Besties Halloween Bash. There will be Halloween crafts, spellbinding performances and spooky carnival games. 

Don’t forget to come in costume! The Halloween event is $18 for members and $25 for non-members.

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