Updated for 2021!
Our Halloween and Fall MEGA Fun Guide for Greater Lowell has everything your family needs to make the season fun! Things to do, farms, Halloween events, Fall and Halloween recipes, crafts and events and so much more!
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First, visit our list of plan-ahead Halloween events -- many of these require advance ticket purchases.
Second, check out the smaller local and online Halloween events from our event calendar.
Note that some of these events require registration in advance
October 7-October 31: Classic Halloween movies (Beetlejuice, Halloween, Poltergeist, etc.) playing at Showcase Lowell
October 9: Michael's Kids Club Halloween T-Shirts
October 10: Michael's Kids Club Halloween Tassel
October 15: Drive In Movie Night "Goose Bumps"
October 15: Outdoor Movie Night "Scoob!"
October 16-17: Safe Trick or Treat Hayride
October 17: Michael's Kids Club Halloween Pennant
October 20: Pumpkin Decorating for Kids
October 21: Halloween Crafts for Kids
October 22: Drive In Movie Night "Monster House"
October 23: Halloween Boo Bash! [Virtual]
October 23: Family Pumpkin Decorating
October 23: Haunted Halloween Hip Hop Dance Open House
October 23: Halloween Parade & Trunk or Treat Party
October 23: Annual Pumpkin Armada
October 23: Halloween Bash 2021
October 23-24: Safe Trick or Treat Hayride
October 25: Toddler Trick or Treat & Jumping Party
October 26: Pumpkin Palooza
October 26: Unscary Halloween Celebration
October 28: No Tricks, All Treats
October 28: Pumpkin Palooza
October 29: Virtual Spooky Story Celebration
October 29: Halloween Concert & Costume Contest
October 29: Fright Night Friendzy
October 29: Drive-in Movie: Hotel Transylvania 2
October 30: Annual Monster Bash & Halloween Stroll
October 30: Halloween Hoopla
October 30: Halloween Car Scavenger Hunt
October 30: Trunk or Treat (Chelmsford)
October 30: Trunk or Treat Fundraiser (Billerica)
October 30: Fright Night at the Fitz
October 30: Trunk or Treat (Pepperell)
October 31: Trunk or Treat (Dunstable)
October 31: Drive-through Trick or Treat
October 31: Trunk or Treat (Chelmsford)
October 31: [Virtual] Laurie Berkner Halloween Mini Concert
October 31: Annual Community Safe Halloween
November 6: Trunk or Treat (Chelmsford)
Know of another local family-friendly Halloween event? Email the details to me!
New! See our list of Halloween decorated home in Greater Lowell!
Make Halloween extra-special by "Boo'ing" your friends and neighbors!
Check out our Fall Farm Guide for information on apple-picking, corn mazes, hay rides and pumpkin patches!
Print out our Fall Fun List for more ideas!
Fall family events:
October 1-11: Topsfield Fair
October 9-10: Pumpkin Festival at Krochmal Farms
October 16: Annual Littleton Country Fair
October 16-17: Pumpkin Festival at Krochmal Farms
October 16: Tyngsborough Safety Day with Touch a Truck
October 17: Pop-Up Museum: Westford Fire Engines
October 23-24: Pumpkin Festival at Krochmal Farms
October 30: 33rd Annual Tewksbury Applefest Craft Fair
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