7 Spooky & Not-So-Spooky Halloween Happenings in Valley Stream

Have you seen this sign?

The Village is going to be the place to be this Halloween season!  The entire community is invited to participate in all of the fun themed activities perfect for all ages.  From 1931 horror double features, hay rides, to costume contests and more, secure you spot today by calling the numbers listed below. Where most events are just for VS residents, the Horror movies and VSMom “Wear it Again” Costume Party are open to everyone.


Inc. Village of Valley Stream Pumpkin Painting Contest
Saturday, October 19th (Rain date October 26th)
Location: Hendrickson Park @ The Mini-Golf Course
Ages 5 – 8 @ 10:00 a.m.
Ages 9 – 12 @ 11:30 a.m.
Call for reservation: (516) 872-6003 or 256-0468
Pumpkin Painting Contest (All materials will be provided courtesy of the VS Chamber of Commerce and VS Youth Council)

All children will receive a tee shirt!

Inc. Village of Valley Stream Costume Contest
Saturday, October 19th (Rain date October 26th)
Location: Hendrickson Park @ The Mini-Golf Tent
Ages 3 & under – 1:30 p.m.
Ages 4 – 6 – 2:00 p.m.
Ages 7+ – 2:30 p.m.
Categories of competition: Scariest, Most Original, and Funniest


North Junior/Senior High School’s Annual Halloween Happening
Friday, October 25th
North’s Cafetorium
750 Herman Avenue, Franklin Square
4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Free (ages 12 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult)
*Come in costume!

Friend of VS Dog Park Howl O’ Ween Fundraiser
Saturday, October 26th
2 p.m.
Vendors, costume contest ($10 entry fee), raffles, and fun!

Halloween Horror Double Feature
Friday, October 25th
7 p.m.
Cost: $1
Valley Stream Courtroom
Showing: Frankenstein (1931) and Dracula (1931)

Green Acres Mall – Valley Stream
Saturday, October 26th
Time: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
DJ, face painting, cookie decorating, crafts and activities, kids entertainment, pumpkin painting, costume contest and trick or treating.
Cost: Free

Jack O’ Lanterns Ablaze
Saturday, October 26th
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Guests are invited to bring their own Jack O’ Lanterns from home to illumunate Hendrickson Park. Catch a ride on a haunted hayride for just $5/person.

Valley Stream Historical Society – Kid’s Costume Contest
Sunday, October 27th
3 p.m.
143 Hendrickson Avenue
Free admission
For info, call (516) 872-4159

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3rd Annual Valley Stream Mom “Wear it Again” Costume Party
Saturday, November 2nd
3 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Location: Valley Stream Presbyterian Church
130 S. Central Avenue
Cost: $10/kid; $8/sibling; Parents FREE
Purchase tickets here.

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