By: Owa Kankhwende
Whether you’re going to be a Batman or a Joker, Lower Manhattan promises to provide plenty of Halloween fun this season. Check out all the spooky happenings for kids and kids at heart:
Halloween is the time for ghoulish crafting! Children of ages 4 and older are invited to join in the fun! Materials will be provided on first come, first served basis at the Battery Park City branch of the New York Public Library on October 25.
Sex, Liquor and Murder walking tour – Halloween Edition
Let out your inner vices with the South Street Seaport Museum in the Fourth Ward. This 19 and older evening tour will feature stories of gruesome murders, dangerous criminals and infamous scenes during a walk through the Ward. Be there on October 27 at 12 Fulton Street for the fun!
W New York Downtown presents: 90s AF Halloween Party
On October 27, the W Hotel welcomes all for their Halloween 90s party filled with that era’s Hip Hop, Pop and R&B. Come in your best 90s costume and with some great friends.
Brookfield Place is the venue for a family-friendly Halloween bash! Have lots of spooky fun in the Winter Garden at 225 Liberty Street on October 28.
Disney’s Frozen Singalong
The cold never bothers our New Yorker kids, so don’t let fall stop your little Frozen fan from dressing up as their favorite Disney character. Anna and Elsa are waiting to meet you in the lobby at the Schimmel Center at 3 Spruce Street.
Young learners will be able to hear about creepy architecture (Gargoyles) and create one of their own — all just in time for Halloween! Head to the Skyscraper Museum on October 28 for learning and fun crafting.
Seaport Halloween Block Party with FiDi Families
Dance with the whole family to Ramblin’ Dan & the Freewheelin’ Band at FiDi Family’s Halloween Block Party on October 29. Get balloon twisters, have your face painted and enjoy mini pumpkins at the historic South Street Seaport.