Borough President James Oddo and Borough Parks Commissioner Lynda Ricciardone will join forces to sponsor three Halloween events for Staten Islanders in separate parks across the borough for kids and their families to enjoy a variety of spooky-themed activities including crafts, games, haunted trails, ghost stories, movies, and more.
“Fall on Staten Island is one of the best times of the year and we are thrilled to be partnering with our friends at NYC Parks to bring Staten Islanders the joy of Halloween at three of our extraordinary parks,” said Borough President James Oddo. “We hope all families enjoy what Staten Island has to offer, and that everyone has a safe and fun Halloween.”
"There's nothing to fear unless you're scared of some family fun! We're excited to offer our families fun frights in our parks throughout the fall,” said NYC Parks Staten Island Borough Commissioner Lynda Ricciardone. "From the Greenbelt Haunted Trail to the Haunted House in Walk Park or sharing ghost stories at Conference House Park, there's something for everyone to enjoy. "
Greenbelt’s Haunted Trail
Wednesday, October 27 from 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Greenbelt Recreation Center, 501 Brielle Ave., Staten Island, N.Y., 10314
Bring the whole family out for some Halloween fun. Take a walk along the Haunted Trail, if you dare; you never know what is lurking in the trees. Do not fear, you can also take a walk through the pumpkin patch or join in on some arts & crafts. Be sure to wear your best costume; prizes will be given out. For more information, please call (718) 667-3545.
Wicked Walker: Haunted House and Family Fun Event
Friday, October 29 from 3 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Walker Park, 50 Bard Ave., Staten Island, N.Y., 10310
Get ready for a truly spooktacular Halloween event! Join Walker Park for a free, family-fun filled Halloween event. Enjoy our haunted house, arts & crafts, games, activities and more. Make sure to wear your best costume, prizes will be given out. Starting at dusk, enjoy a screening of Halloween Town. For more information, please call (718) 816-8103.
Chilling Conference House Trails and Stories
Saturday, October 30 from 3 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Conference House Park, 7455 Hylan Boulevard, Staten Island, N.Y. 10307
Join NYC Parks for a free family-fun filled Halloween event. Listen to ghost stories from the Conference House, enjoy arts & crafts, games, and activities. Join them at 7p.m. for a showing of the movie Coco after the festivities. For more information, please call (718) 816-8103.
Participants should note the following guidelines for each event:
- Please wear a mask if you are unvaccinated or cannot maintain social distance.
- All individuals should maintain social distancing of six feet during programming, regardless of vaccination status.
- Wash your hands before attending a program.
- Stay home if you are sick.