It feels like the summer just came and went this year. We’re already in September and Halloween is right around the corner. With Halloween being on a Tuesday this year, you definitely have to get the most out of our weekend. New York City is going to be filled with Halloween events this year and we’re here to help you make this year’s celebration one to remember. From NYC Halloween events going down over the weekend to Halloween events, we’ve got your Halloween run down! We’ve got NYC Halloween cruises and events that you definitely can’t miss for your celebration. Check out these NYC Halloween events this year and celebrate the holiday right.
2017 NYC Halloween Events
Halloween Goes Hollywood Aboard the Cornucopia Majesty Yacht
Well, first off you can’t miss our Halloween Goes Hollywood NYC Halloween cruise! This is one of the NYC Halloween events that you and your friends will definitely love and want to enjoy year after year. This Halloween cruise takes place on none other than the 30,000 square ft. Cornucopia Majesty yacht where you and your friends can party your Halloween weekend away.
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This New York City Halloween cruise will sail you and your friends through the Big Apple as you party on the seas. A live DJ will be mixing up the hits of this year as you dance on this four-leveled yacht. Enjoy views of your favorite city as you celebrate and get the drinks going with the fully stocked cash bars on board. Throw back your favorite drinks with your friends and start off your Halloween celebration with an unforgettable experience! Tickets are currently $30 so don’t miss out on this great deal before they’re all sold out! Need some more convincing? Check out pictures from our previous NYC Halloween cruise aboard the Cornucopia Majesty right here on our Facebook page!
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Merchant’s House Museum Ghost Tours
Want to tour one of Manhattan’s most haunted houses? Check out the Merchant’s House Museum Ghost Tours and get ready to learn all about this interesting house! The Merchant’s House Museum Ghost Tours gives you a 50-minute tour of this household where seven family members died. Take this tour with some friends and hear chilling tales of restless phantoms and ghosts creeping through the house. If this isn’t enough, it’s said that the funerals for the family members were actually held in the front parlor of the house! Dates start as early as October 20th and go until October 30th with multiple time slots available. Take a tour of one of Manhattan’s haunted buildings and start Halloween with a scare!
Village Halloween Parade
Of course, you can’t miss out on one of the best annual NYC Halloween events. The Village Halloween Parade is definitely an event to witness. Watch as many tourists and locals fill the streets of New York City in their best Halloween outfits. Throw on your best costume and march through the streets of NYC for what’s sure to be an epic parade. Expect to see many over the top and creative costumes along with your typical Halloween costumes. The Halloween parade runs from Sixth Ave Spring St all the way until 16th St in Manhattan. The parade takes place on October 31st and typically goes from 7 until 10:30 p.m. If you’re looking for where to start the night before you attend one of the many NYC Halloween events going down this year, the parade is definitely a great place to start!
We’ve got the perfect start to your Halloween celebration with our NYC Halloween cruises setting sail over Halloween weekend!
Tompkins Square Park Halloween Dog Parade
This parade is for the pet lovers out there. Of course, the Halloween parade in New York City is something to see, but did you know there was a pet friendly version? Grab your four-legged companions and head to Tompkins Square Park for the Halloween Dog Parade! This annual festive event has dogs marching through the park in elaborate costumes with thousands of dollars worth in prizes being up for grabs. If you’re an animal lover or want to show off your pet’s best costume head to Tompkins Square Park on October 21st at 12 p.m. for the Halloween Dog Parade.
The Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze
Light up your Halloween festivities with the great Jack O’Lantern Blaze with over 7,000 glowing pumpkins filling your eyes. This event gives you a couple dates to view these amazing sights. With dates starting as early as this month and going all the way into November, you’ve got a few nights to pick from. The display is on view throughout the week and on weekends. Tickets are required for this event and it is a little trip from the city, but it is definitely worth it! Watch as structures are created from glowing pumpkins and even catch views of familiar characters! This is one of the NYC Halloween events that is perfect for the family or for a date with your significant other. Purchase your tickets online and make sure to get your date secured before tickets are sold out!
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