Take a train to the pumpkin patch! Photo courtesy of Connecticut Trolley Museum
Take a train to the pumpkin patch! Photo courtesy of Connecticut Trolley Museum

Best Hartford-Area Halloween Events: Trunk or Treat, Parades, and More

Holy howling Halloween! The spookiest time of the year is quickly approaching and families are planning the best way for their little ghouls to enjoy the season. If you live near Hartford, there are tons of not-too-terrifying events to squeeze into your creepy calendar, from trunk or treat events to costume parades to pumpkin festivals. 

Our Connecticut Halloween Guide has you covered with more ideas for spooky and sweet seasonal fun across the state, but don't forget to keep tabs on our event calendar: New Halloween-inspired events are being added daily.


Roaring Brook Nature Center
70 Gracey Road
Canton , CT 06019

Winding Trails
50 Winding Trails Drive
Farmington, CT 06032

Foster Family Farm
90 Foster Street
South Windsor, CT 06074

Sonny's Place
349 Main Street
Somers, CT 06071

Lake Compounce
186 Enterprise Drive
Bristol, CT 06010

Flamig Farm
7 West Shingle Mill Road
West Simsbury, CT 06092

The Mark Twain House & Museum
351 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105

Harriet Beecher Stowe Center
77 Forest Street
Hartford, CT 06105

Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center
109 Pequotsepos Road
Mystic, CT 06355

Beardsley Zoo
1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport , CT 06610

Greenwich Botanical Center
130 Bible Street
Cos Cob, CT 06807

Connecticut Science Center
250 Columbus Blvd.
Hartford, CT 06103

West Hartford Center & Blue Back Square
50 S. Main Street
West Hartford, CT 06107

The Shoppes of Farmington Valley
110 Albany Turnpike
Canton, CT 06019

Dark Manor
25 Main Steet
Baltic, CT 06330

Windsor Town Green
275 Broad Street
Windsor , CT 06095

Downtown Collinsville
Main Street Corner of Rt 179 and Main Street
Canton , CT 06019

Windsor Public Library
365 Windsor Avenue
Windsor, CT 06095

Connecticut Trolley Museum
58 North Road
East Windsor, CT 06088

Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center
1 Pleasant Street
Bristol, CT 06010

Colt Park
106 Wethersfield Ave.
Hartford, CT 06106

Salmon Brook Park
21 Salmon Brook Street
Granby, CT 06035

The Little Green Tambourine
166 Albany Turnpike - Route 44
Canton, CT 06019

Pumpkintown USA
93 East High Street Located at Paul's and Sandy's Garden Center
East Hampton, CT 06424

Veterans Memorial Park
118 Southwest Avenue
Windsor Locks, CT 06096

Hillside Community Church
435 Broad Street
Bristol, CT 06010

Church of Christ
1264 High Ridge Rd
Stamford, CT 06903

Stew Leonard's
100 Westport Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06851

Masuk High School
1014 Monroe Turnpike
Monroe, CT

Redding Community Center
37 Lonetown Road
Redding, CT 06896

United Methodist Church of Westport and Weston
49 Weston Rd
Westport, CT

Noroton Presbytian Church
2011 Post Rd
Darien, CT 06820

World Alive Church
536 West Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06850

The Goddard School (Danbury)
39 Old Ridgebury Road
Danbury, CT

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