Here are some things to do this weekend with your children. Hope to see you back here next Friday for the weekend’s listing of fun Fall activities.

Autumn Fest Pitman

 Brandywine Boo at the Zoo

  • 1001 N Park Drive, Wilmington, DE 19802. Friday, October 21, 2016 and Saturday, October 22, 2016 5:00pm-7:00pm. Trick-or-Treat at the Brandywine Zoo!  Celebrate Halloween Brandywine Zoo-style with this merry, not scary, event.  Kids can trick-or-treat through the zoo as it gets dark in their Halloween costumes.  Fee: Non-Members: $5/person for ages 3+  Members: Free. Advanced tickets available online. http://www.brandywinezoo.org/events.htm

Burlington City Ghost Tours

  •  departing every half-hour from the anchor at the end of High and Pearl streets from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on October 25 and 26 (Rain dates 11/1 and 11/2). Admission $10; children and seniors $5. Call Lisa Schiller at 609-386-0200 ext. 114. http://www.burlingtonnj.us/newsdetail_T3_R75.php

Camden Children’s Garden Goblins in the Garden-Camden, NJ

  • Saturday, October 22, 2016 and Sunday, October 23, 2016 1pm-4pm Come in costume and have howling good time! Take a Haunted Train Ride, encounter characters throughout the garden, and meet the bumbling burglars! Trick or Treat during the Costume Parade. http://www.camdenchildrensgarden.org/events/

Cape May Zoo-Boo at the Zoo

  • 707 Rte 9 North, Cape May Court House, NJ. Saturday, October 22 10am-2:00pm. Magic show, bounce houses, candy, kids craft stations and more. http://www.cmczoo.com/

Cinnaminson Township Trunk or Treat  ***FOR RESIDENTS ONLY**

  • Saturday, October 22, 2016 6:00-8:00PMRegistration for this years event WILL BE 100% ONLINE so please use this link to register as we will not be accepting “walk up or in-person” registrations. This year we are asking each participant to pay $5. This small fee is required to help cover our expenses including: prizes, DJ, decorations, non-food treats and most importantly, buying the candy required to re-supply the trunk or treater vehicle participants. Wood Park, Cinnaminson, NJ. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cinnaminson-township-trunk-or-treat-community-event-october-22-2016-tickets-27494918040

Clayton Fall Fest

  • Robert Sandelier Memorial Park, behind Borough Hall. Saturday, October 22, 2016 10am-3pm. Rain Date October 23rd, same time. No costume contest this year but you will still want to take part in new events for 2016. Walk through a pumpkin patch, face painting, pumpkin decorating, vendors, food, drink and more. Learn to do the Monster Mash Dance at 11am, Thriller at 12pm, Ghost Busters at 1pm and Beetlejuice at 2pm.Follow the event under Clayton Special Events on Facebook or contact Borough Hall at 856-881-2882/claytonspecialevents@claytonnj.com.

Cohanick Zoo- Boo at the Zoo

Cornerstone Fellowship Church Trunk or Treat

Creamy Acres Farm

Deptford Elks Lodge #2708 Trunk or Treat Party

Deptford Skating Rink-510 Deptford Avenue, Westville, NJ 08093

  • Saturday, October 22, 2016. Deptford Twp. Safe and Sane Skate Party.  Free admission to all kids in costumes under age 10. Costume Contest and Candy. Monday, October 24, 2016 5:30pm-8:00pm. Rain date 10/28: Free trunk or Treat from 5:30-8:00pm.  Free Skating Admission 6-8pm-skate rentals $4.65 plus tax if needed.  Funzone 10/under $3.Tuesday, October 25  9:30-11:30am or 12:30pm-2:30pm: Tykes Tuesday. Wear a costume for free candy.  Ages 6 and under.  http://dscdeptford.com/hours-pricing/special-events/

Diggerland

Disney Store Dress Rehearsal

  • Deptford Mall, 1750 Deptford Center, Road, Deptford, NJ 08096. Saturday, October 22, 2016 11:00am-12:30pm. Come dressed as your favorite character and join us for games, crafts, a costume parade, free give-aways and more!*
*Minimum age for participation is 3 years. Event limited based on store capacity. No lineups prior to 30 minutes before event begins. Guest must participate in event to receive free prize. Event subject to change or cancellation without notice. While supplies last. http://www.deptfordmall.com/Events/Details/378560

Duffield’s Farm Market-280 Chapel Heights Rd, Sewell, NJ 08080

Gibbstown Fall Festival and Car Show

Glassboro Trunk or Treat

Glassboro Fire Dept Truck or Treat & Police Haunted House

Gloucester County Community Church Trunk or Treat

  • 359 Chapel Heights Road, Sewell, NJ 08080.  Wednesday, October 26, 2016 7pm-9pm. tickets available at http://gccpray.com

Haddon Heights Trunk or Treat

  •  500 Station Avenue, Haddon Heights, NJ 08035, Saturday, October 22, 2016 4pm-7pmtickets available at http://www.hhptg.org/

Harry Potter Fall Festival

 Haunted Tales of Pitman Walking Ghost Telling Tour-Pitman, NJ

  • October 21, 2016 and October 22, 2016 6:00-9:00pm. Traditional Ghost Walking Tour, PG-13 type event with no one in costumes jumping out or gory displays.  Tour begins at the Grove Auditorium/Tabernacle and will go around Circle Avenue and down 1st Avenue to Broadway crossing over to Ballard Park. Free Event and tours begin every 30 minutes.

Indian Acres Tree Farm

  • 111 Tuckerton Rd, Medford, NJ 08055Pumpkin Picking and Weekend Wagon rides from 9/12-10/31/16.  Weekday Wagon rides from 10/1-10/30/16. Bonfire Wagon Rides offered from Mid-September through Mid-November. After taking a wagon ride to pick a pumpkin children can enjoy the giant pillow bounce, take a barrel train ride, play on the stage coach bounce with slide or the jumpin’ pumpkin, have their face painted to try their hand at sling shot. http://www.indianacrestreefarm.com/pumpkins.html

Johnson’s Corner Farm

  • 133 Church Rd, Medford, NJ 08055Pumpkin Picking Hayrides from 9/10-10/31.  Pumpkins: $.79/lb, Gourds $1.89/lb, Apples $1.89/lb., Hayriders: $4.50 per person (1 ticket), Discovery Barnyard & Animal Farm: $9.00 per child, $4.50 per adult or teenage, Corn Maze: $4.50 per person (1 ticket). http://johnsonsfarm.com/family-activities/fall-activities/

Linvilla Orchards Pumpkin Land

  • 137 W Knowlton Rd, Media, PA 19063. September 6th-November 6, 2016. Pumpkinland takes center stage at Linvilla Orchards. Enjoy live music and entertainment, hayrides, train rides, pony rides, face painting, straw bale and cornfield mazes, pick-your-own apples, candy and caramel apples, Jack-o-lantern exhibit and our annual Costume Paradehttp://www.linvilla.com/family-fun/pumpkinland/

Mad Hatter Tea Party

Maugeri Farms- 1991 Oldmans Creek Rd

McCann’s Farm Market-1065 Aura Road

Medford Lakes Fall Festival

  • October 22, 2016 12pm-5pm.  (rain date is October 23, 2016) Aetna Way-Between Stokes and Tabernacle Road, Medford Lakes, NJ 08055. A petting zoo, tarot reading, face painting, live music, food, games and more await families at this event.

Monroe Township Fall Festival and Parade

  • Ownes Park, 700 N. Tuckahoe Road, Williamston, NJSaturday, October 22, 2016 10:00am-2:00pm-Fall Festival. Saturday, October 22, 2016 7:00pm- Halloween Parade on Main Street http://mtprnj.org/?event=fall-festival-2

Monster Martins House of Terror

Moozie’s Play Café Pumpkin Decorating

Philadelphia Zoo- Boo at the Zoo

  • 3400 W. Girard Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19104, Saturday October 22, 2016 and Sunday, October 23, 2016 10am-4pm. Included with zoo admission. Put on your favorite costume and set out on a trick-or-treat safari!Take a walk through Philadelphia Zoo’s not-so-scary Extinction Graveyard to learn about the extinction of species around the world. You’ll be shocked to see that some of your favorite creatures could be extinct in the wild in 15 years! Enjoy festive fall offerings available for purchase throughout the Zoo: hot apple cider, reusable Boo at the Zoo trick-or-treat bags and much more! Run wild through our hay bale maze on Impala Lawn.Pose for a festive harvest picture in front of the giant pumpkin wall! http://www.philadelphiazoo.org/Explore/Upcoming-Events/Boo-at-the-Zoo.htm

Pitman Grove Fall Festival-Pitman, NJ

Pop Shop Halloween Kids Dance Party

Rastelli Kids Complex Halloween Adventure

  •  1855 Hurfville Road, Sewell, NJ 08080Saturday, October 22, 2016 1:00pm-6:00p- must purchase tickets on site listed. Bounce pillow, coloring contest, costume contest, karaoke contest, rockwall, pie eating contest, pumpkin hunt and trunk or treat.  $15 per child. http://rkchalloweenadventure.peatix.com/

Red Bank Battlefiled Park-18th Century Field Day

  •  100 Hessian Avenue, National Park, NJ 08063 (856) 853-5120Sunday, October 23, 2016: 10am to 4pm
-Free admission. Enjoy battle reenactments, colonial demonstrators, vendors, food, and fun! Learn about the Battle of Red Bank and why New Jersey is called “The Crossroads of the American Revolution.” Tour the Whitall House and visit with our hearth cookers preparing delicious fall-inspired food. Take in a spectacular sword fight and enjoy a colonial magic show. Cheer on the Jonas Cattell Run participants at the finish line. Fun, food, and activities for everyone! http://www.gloucestercountynj.gov/depts/p/parks/parkgolf/redbank/default.asp

Red Bank Battlefiled Park-Lore and Legend at the Whitall House

  • 100 Hessian Avenue, National Park, NJ 08063 (856) 853-5120Saturday, October 22, 2016 5:30pm, 6:30pm & 7:30pm
Storytellers conjure the supernatural lore and legend of the Whitall family’s past using the writings of prominent nineteenth-century Quaker activist Hannah Whitall Smith. Be fascinated and frightened during this family-oriented performance with stories about the ghosts said to haunt the old garrets and Whitall property.http://www.gloucestercountynj.gov/depts/p/parks/parkgolf/redbank/default.asp

Shadybrook Farm

  • 931 Stony Hill Road, Yardley, PA 19067. Pumpkinfest  October 1- October 31,  2016Spend the day picking pumpkins, bouncing on giant jumping pillows, navigating your way through the huge corn maze, playing on the inflatable attractions, visit with BarnYard animals and take a Wagon ride to the pumpkin patch where you can pick the perfect pumpkin. http://shadybrookfarm.com/event/pumpkinfest-3/all/

Stratford Fall Festival

  • 111 Warwick Road- Saturday October, 22nd 2016 (rain date 10/23/16) from 10:00am to 4:00pm.FREE ADMISSION & PARKING!! Rides ($10 wristband), games, food galore, entertainment on 2 stages, face & pumpkin painting, Over 145 craft/business fair vendors, animal shows and animal adoptions and much, much more!!! Fun for all ages!  http://shopstratfordnj.com/fall-festival/

Tilt Studios Marshall from Paw Patrol

  • Voorhees Town Center, 1580 Voorhees Town Center, Voorhees Township, NJ 08043. Friday, October 21, 2016 7-8:00pm, Saturday, October 22, 2016 3-4:00pm and Sunday, October 23, 2016 5-6:00pm It’s time to get fired up! Direct from Adventure Bay comes that ruff-ruff and ready daring dalmation Marshall from Paw Patrol. Free Event. http://tiltstudio.com/locations/voorhees-nj/events-specials/

Voorhees Town Center Thriller Night

  • Voorhees, NJ 08043. Friday, October 21, 2016 7-9:00pm-all outdoor activities on Plaza. Restaurants hours and event specials hours vary.
(Rain Date: Thursday, October 27). Enjoy watching “The Nightmare Before Christmas” on our 20ft outdoor movie screen followed by a live reenactment of Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” by Today’s Dance Center! The crowd is invited to join in the fun and do your best version of “Thriller” in front of the 20ft Screen! Spirit hours in the bars, strolling characters, glow necklaces and more! (Movie runs 7pm-8:15pm, Thriller Reenactment immediately following movie and again with the audience. Strolling Characters 6:30-8:30pm, “Spirit Specials” will continue in the restaurants after outdoor events have completed. Bring your own chairs, take-out meals, BYOB, Blankets and more! Mall closes 9pm. All giveaways are while supplies last.) http://voorheestowncenter.com/event/thriller-night/

 V&V Adventure Farm

  • 1339 Old Indian Mills Road, Shamong, NJ 08088. Saturday, September 10- October 30, 2016 11:00am-5:00pm. Pumpkin picking hayride, 11 acre corn maze, flashlight corn maze, Jersey Devil Haunt, Pillow Bounce, Haybale Maze, Playground, Giant slide, Pumpkin Shooting Gallery, Corn Cannon, Cow Barrell Train and much more.  http://www.vvadventurefarm.com/vv1/index_fullsite.html

V&V Adventure Farms Zombie Invasion Shootout Hayride-Shamong

  • 1339 Old Indian Mills Road, Shamong, NJ 08088Friday, October 21 at 7pm-10pm and Saturday, October 22nd  7pm-10pm. The Zombie apocalypse has come to V & V Adventure Farm. Help save the farm by joining the “hunt”. We have built a zombie destroying trailer and a special kind of weapon and ammo to stop these flesh eating zombies. Help us contain the infestation. Join us today and help us save the world! The zombies will not be shooting back at you. The guns are mounted to arcade like swivels so you cannot shoot your neighbor and they cannot shoot you. You cannot bring any of your own ammo. We will supply everything you need.Age limit: We recommend ages 10 and up. Children younger than 10 years may not be able to reach the mounted guns. For your safety, no lap riding is allowed.  http://vvadventurefarm.com/vv1/Zombie.html

YMCA of Gloucester County Trunk or Treat

  • 235 E. Red Bank Avenue, Woodbury, NJ 0809. Saturday, October 22, 2016 5-9:00pmWear your best Halloween Costume and come Trick or Treating a different way at the YMCA! Festively decorated car trunks will take the place of fronts doors at our annual spooktacular event! This event is free and open to the community, so bring your friends and family! http://www.ymcagloco.org/content/pgmsclasses/community.asp

Zimmerman’s Country Market

  • 425 Salina Rd, Sewell, NJ 08080. pumpkin picking hayrides, corn maze trail, hay bale maze, hay bale mountain, hay pit, trike track and campfire hayrides. http://www.zimmermanscountrymarket.com/

 

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