HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, N.J. -- Hasbrouck Heights families have several kid-friendly Halloween events to attend this weekend. From a harvest festival and chili contest to a parade and trunk or treat, events are available for kids of all ages.
Bible Baptist Church will host third annual Community Harvest Festival on Saturday, Oct, 29, from 12 to 4 p.m.
Admission is a non-perishable food item for the Hasbrouck Heights Food Pantry. Activities include games, inflatables, crafts, face painting, and pumpkin decorating among others. Home cooks can even enter the annual Homemade Chili Contest.
Entry deadline is 1:30 p.m. Bible Baptist Church is at 31 Passaic Ave.
The Mayor’s Committee of Community Celebrations sponsors the Ragamuffin Parade and Munchkin Mash on Oct. 29, starting at 1 p.m. at police headquarters. The costume parade heads down the Boulevard and ends at the Senior Center featuring a DJ dance party and refreshments.
"Rain or shine, parents and their children will be making special memories at the ragamuffin parade," said Jennifer Werner, event coordinator.
The Hasbrouck Heights Junior Woman’s Club will host Safe Night Out, Trunk or Treat 2016 on Sunday, Oct. 30, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the parking lot of the Hasbrouck Heights Swim Club. Tickets are $6 and available through the Juniors website. Parents can also enter their car to hand out treats. Fun activities will include a silly string war, a spooky tent and light refreshments.