Friday, meet Matt Ryan at 943 The Point's Annual Halloween Party happens at River Rock Marina Bar & Restaurant with your chance to win $25,000.  Plus cash prizes for costumes, drink specials and live music.

The Downtown Toms River Scarecrow Walk is back.  Come downtown and vote for your favorite scarecrow. Scarecrows are on display through October 31st along Washington Street.  Participating stores will have ballots.

Brookdale Performing Arts Center’s Haunted Theater is back at the Lincroft campus.  An indoor, self-guided, walk-through haunted house maze.  This Haunt runs rain or shine with an indoor cue line.  The Haunted Theatre runs Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  Tours start at 7 PM.

The Haunted Trail takes place at the Middletown Sport Complex for two nights only… this Friday and Saturday Night

The Long Branch Fall Festival and Pooch Parade happens on Saturday at Pier Village Festival Plaza with arts and crafts vendors, bouncy rides, touch a truck, Halloween costume parade, trick or treat, and more.  11 AM – 4 PM

Need a little Rocky Horror Picture Show?? You can catch the film this Friday and Saturday at Bow Tie Cinema in Red Bank featuring live cast members, a costume contest and more.  Or, catch a live performance at Exit 82 Theatre in Toms River.

Celebrate the fall season with an interactive, family-friendly hayride that is educational, safe and full of non-scary fun.  Creatures of the Night 2019 happens Friday and Saturday this weekend.

Saturday it’s Laser Fright Night at the Robert J. Novins Planetarium in Toms River featuring your favorite Halloween hits.

Haunted Hayrides and Haunted Village happen this Friday and Saturday at the Historic Village at Allaire.  Tickets sell out early, so if you’re thinking of going, get in on that ticket action pretty quickly.  For details on everything happening at the jersey shore, get social with 943 the point

Asbury Park Ghosts & Legends Tours happen this weekend.  A 90 minute walk combining history and myth.  Tours depart from the Paranormal Book store on Cookman Avenue in Asbury Park.

Saturday, grab the kids and some blankets and maybe some hot cocoa for the Fall Movie Series at Festival Plaza in Pier Village, Long Branch Saturday at 7 PM.  This week with Young Frankenstein.

Keyport Ghost Tour, a leisurely, lantern-lit walk through Keyport happens this Saturday.  Hear stories of the history and hauntings.  Tours meet at the mini-park across from Espresso Joe’s on West Front Street.

Boo at the Boardwalk happens this Saturday and Sunday at Jenkinson’s Boardwalk and Aquarium with trick-or-treating, crafts, games, pumpkin patch, beach maze, underwater pumpkin carving, kiddie rides, and more.

The 72nd Annual Red Bank Halloween Parade RESCHEDULED to this Sunday.  Lineup and judging begin at 1 PM at the corner of Irving and Arthur Place, stepping out on Broad Street at 2 PM, and walking to White Street parking lot

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