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Halloween in Prospect Park

Saturday, October 29, 2016

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.

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Join the Prospect Park Alliance for the 37th annual Haunted Halloween Walk and Fair, as well as Halloween fun at Lefferts Historic House and the Prospect Park Carousel. RSVP to let us know you're coming.

Halloween Haunted Walk + Fair, Noon to 3:00 p.m.
Nethermead, Free
Deep in the Park lies Lookout Hill, the highest point in Prospect Park and home of the Prospect Park Alliance’s Annual Halloween Haunted Walk. Ghouls and goblins lurk behind the trees, ready to provide a silly scare! An adult should accompany young children. After some chills and thrills at the Haunted Walk, enjoy more Halloween fun at our fair. Rain or shine.

Creepy Crawly Halloween
Prospect Park Audubon Center, Free
Take a second look at the creatures that give you the creeps, you may find you like them! Participate in fun activities and experiments that will make your spine tingle!

  • Owl Pellet Dissection, 1:00 p.m. to 2 p.m.: Participants will have the opportunity to pick apart owl pellets, masses of undigested parts of food that owl species occasionally regurgitate!
  • Creepy Crawly Walk, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.: Participants will search for Prospect Park's creepy residents and explore the hidden side of the park.
  • Animal Encounter, 4:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.: Want to watch the snake gobble up a mouse? Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection and even assist in an actual feeding.
  • Scary Stories With Tammy Hall, 2:00 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Lefferts Historic House, $3 suggested donation
Make sure you’re sitting next to someone braver than you! Master storyteller Tammy Hall keeps the tradition of scary stories alive with tales told in the village of Flatbush 200 years ago. While you’re here make a spooky Halloween cut-out based on a Lefferts family design.

Haunted Carousel, Noon to 5:00 p.m.
Children’s Corner, $2 per ride, $9 for a book of 5 tickets, free with an Alliance Family Plus membership 
Don’t be scared when you see the haunted carousel! Take a spin on the spooky ride to your favorite Halloween jams.

Location

The Nethermead in Prospect Park Accessible
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Prospect Park Alliance

Contact Email

webmaster@prospectpark.org

Categories

Arts & Crafts, Nature, Festivals, History, Best for Kids, Halloween, Fall Festivals

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