Astoria Halloween Parades & Events 2013

Astoria is bustling with things to do over the Halloween season and this already lively neighborhood comes alive with great events over Halloween. There will be parties and events going on all over the neighborhood, please check below for cool Halloween happenings in Astoria Queens.

 

 

 

FOR KIDS:

Halloween Party at Lockwood Kids
Lockwood Kids in Astoria will be hosting the Mamas again in October for a Halloween Party for all to enjoy. There will be tricks, treats, pumpkin crafts and more awesome fun for kids. Please stop by and hang out if you can. Come in costume and show off your stuff!
When: Saturday October 26th from 12-3pm
Where: 32-15 33rd Street Astoria NY
Cost: Free

Halloween Waking Tour
Celebrate the spirits of Halloween and share the stores and legend of this historic waterway. Join a tour of murder and mystery along the Long Island City waterfront. The walk will take place along the treacherous East River as tales are told of those lost long ago among the churning whirlpools and electric eels. Hear about the eerie goings-on in the area, from the history of the Hell Gate, the sinking of the HMS Hussar and the General Slocum, and events in and around the East River and Old Astoria Village. Bring cameras for great photo opportunities. Bring water and sturdy shoes.
When: Sunday October 19th at 12 Noon.
Where: Start under the Hell Gate Bridge in Astoria Park (Shore Blvd.) and walk along the waterfront to Socrates Sculpture Park.
Cost: $20

Classic Horror Movies at Moving Image
To celebrate the scariest time of the year, Moving Image hosts  classic horror movies on the big screen including a screening of Halloween the movie, and Painted Skin: The Resurrection (Hua pi).
When: October 25-26
Where: Museum of the Moving Image
Cost: Free with Museum Admission

Astoria Halloween Family Parade
The Astoria Halloween Family Parade is a popular neighborhood event. Local families and friends show off their stuff along Ditmars Ave. and businesses give out candy and treats.
When: Sunday October 27th at 12 Noon
Where: The Parade gathers at the TD Bank on 31st Street and Ditmars Ave.

Bohemian Hall Beer Garden Kids Party – TBD
Bohemian Hall typically hosts a party with free hot chocolate and treat bags for kids as well as a costume contest and music.
When: TBD
Where: Bohemian Hall Beer Garden

FOR ADULTS: 

Waltz Astoria Halloween Costume Party & Variety Show 
A night in costume while enjoying a variety of music, comedy, spoken word and magic with some of the most amazing up and coming local artist and performers.
WHEN: October 31st from 8PM-11:30PM
WHERE: 23-14 Ditmars Ave. Astoria NY
COST: $8