2013 Green Halloween Community Events

Metro Area

Green Halloween Community Event

Event Date(s)



Event Description


Hill House Halloween

October 24, 2013

3pm - 6pm

Hill House, 127 Mount Vernon Street, Boston MA  02108

Festive crafts, cookie-decorating and face-painting by Pizzazz the Clown (and her furry friend) invite parent and caregiver participation. Infinity Portrait Design will be on-hand to photograph kids and families.

Brewer, ME

Brewer Costume Swap

October 13, 2013

12pm - 4pm

SNAP Fitness, State Street, Brewer ME

Swap or donate gently used costumes for another costume. NO PLASTIC. Any costumes left over at the end of the event will be donated to children who cannot get a costume due to financial issues.

Cape Cod, MA

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History Green Halloween Brewster!

October 27, 2013

3pm - 6pm

869 Main Street (Route 6A), Brewster, MA 02631

No Tricks. All Treats. Celebrate a Safe Brewster Halloween...Wear a costume, 10 activity stations, games, music and the Treat Trail. Children $5 ages 3-18 must be accompanied by an adult. Adults 18+ Free

Chicago, IL

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

October 31, 2013

11am - 1pm

2430 N Cannon Dr  Chicago, IL 60614

Make an eek o friendly Halloween mask and learn about some of our favorite Halloween critters-- bats, rats, snakes and owls!

Chicago, IL (Oak Park)

Green Halloween Downtown Oak Park

October 19, 2013

11am - 3pm

1010 Lake Street, Chicago IL

Have a boo-rific time at this healthy, green and fun community event. Join us down the trick or treat trail for a costume exchange, pumpkin patch, creative activities and much more.

Chicago, IL (Schaumberg)

Chicago Green Halloween Party

October 26, 2013

12pm - 4pm

750 N Martingale Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173

Looking for a spooky adventure this Halloween season? Join the Green Halloween celebrations in Schaumburg! Grab your map, and embark on a Spooky Trick-or-Treat Trail through Whole Foods Market. There will be live entertainment, healthy treats and snacks, and a eco-friendly arts and crafts activities that everyone can enjoy! 

Los Angeles, CA

Green Halloween at The Witch's House in Beverly Hills

October 31, 2013

5:30pm - 9:30pm

516 Walden Drive (corner of Carmelita), Beverly Hills CA 90201

A Green Halloween trick or treat extravaganza hosted by Michael J. Libow in front of his famous "The Witch's House" in the heart of Beverly Hills.

Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles Green Halloween Green-O-Ween at the Mar Vista Farmer's Market

October 13, 2013

9am - 1:30pm

Mar Vista Farmers Market on Venice Blvd in Los Angeles, CA

Join Mar Vista Farmers Market and Los Angeles Costume Swap for a Halloween Festival where you can swap last year's costume for a new costume. Kids of all ages (even us "grown-ups") swap costumes instead of buying new ones that often contain unsafe materials, and which often end up in landfillls. Discover GMO free candy and snacks & great ideas for candy alternatives. Pirates of Rogue Privateers is back! Armee will share her fabulous skills in face painting.

Los Angeles, CA

The Great Green Halloween® Playdate at The Pump Station

October 28, 2013

3pm - 4pm

The Pump Station, 1248 Vine, Hollywood CA 90038

The Pump Station is a resource center that educates, guides and encourages parents as they learn to care for their baby. At Halloween, the Pump Station creates a fun, warm environment for parents and children: crafts, games, story time, costume contests, and a safe place to trick-or-treat.

October 29, 2013

3pm - 4pm

The Pump Station, 2879 Agura Road, Westlake Village CA 91631

October 30, 2013

3pm - 4pm

The Pump Station, 2415 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica CA 90403

Nashville, TN

Green Scare on the Square

October 26, 2013

1pm - 3pm

107 South Church St, Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Green Scare on the Square will be a green friendly & heathy trick-or-treat event for families who have kids with certain dietary restrictions and families who wish to offer a healthier way to celebrate Halloween.

New York, NY

Brookfield Place Winter Garden & Plaza Screamin' Green Halloween

October 27, 2013

12pm - 3pm

Brookfield Place, 200 Vesey Street, New York NY  10281

Don your Halloween finest for this year’s eco-friendly celebration! Play old favorites like "Bobbin' for Apples" and "Pin a Face on the Pumpkin", create earth-friendly art projects, and join large-scale wandering puppets, in an experience designed and constructed by local artists and craftsmen. As always, enjoy organic and fair-trade sweets, and don't forget to bring last year's costume to exchange for a new one at the Costume Swap. The day culminates in a Ghost and Goblins Parade throughout Battery Park City, led by a rousing marching band, starting at 3pm.

New York, NY

The Great Green Halloween Playdate at Pier 62

October 19, 2013

12 - 2:30

Pier 62, Hudson River Park
Enter at W 23rd St, NY NY 10011

We want to show all the mommies and daddies out there what's really scary! Come play with Tinker Tree at Pier 62. We show you our "What's really scary exhibit," so you can train your eye to see the hiding toxic sludge, heavy metals, and kid-killers like carcinogens in Halloween tricks.
We will give you are best ideas for fighting evil with the Magic of Recycling, Reducing, Reusing, Composting with some amazing friends who are super heroes in the fight to save the earth from the evil bad guys.

Philadelphia, PA

4th Annual Green Halloween Festival

October 19, 2013

1pm - 3pm

Montgomeryville Mall, North Wales, PA-19454

4th Annual Green Halloween Event with arts and crafts booth and a costume contest

San Francisco

Green Halloween and EcoMom Alliance event at Marin Country Mart under the Farmer's Market Big Tent

October 5, 2013

9am - 2pm

Marin Country Mart in Larkspur California

On Saturday, October 5th, 2013 Marin Country Mart, EcoMom Alliance, and KIWI Magazine will host the 4th Annual Marin County Costume Swap and Green Halloween Celebration. Music. Face painting. Costume Swapping and Green Halloween treats.

San Francisco / Sonoma

Halloween & Vine

September 28, 2013

8am - 3pm

Hermann Sons Hall, 860 Western Ave, Petaluma CA 94952

Visit this international Halloween art event that has been in place for 18 years. Collectors from all over the world who are part of a passionate Halloween community come to show and buy the most unique Halloween art around!

Seattle, WA

13th Annual Green Halloween Festival

October 26, 2013

12pm - 4pm

Grand Ridge Plaza, Issaquah Highlands, Issaquah Washington

This outdoor, family-friendly festival is an autumn tradition in Issaquah. The festival will feature a kid MONSTER MASH MOB opening dance, Thriller Flash Mob performances, Reptile Man petting zoo, carnival rides, games, pony rides, inflatables, great food, and lots of giveaways! Plan to come in costume (adults too!) and bring a trick or treat bag for all the giveaway goodies.

Seattle, WA

Pumpkin Push 5K to Care for Seattle's Homeless (Pumpkin Push 5K)

October 26, 2013

8am - 12pm

Seward Park, South Seattle

Pumpkin Push 5K to Care for Seattle's Homeless is a timed 5K Run & 2 Mile Family Walk through beautiful Seward Park. Join in all the race festivities for unforgettable treats, grab a pumpkin and stay for the post-race ceremony with prizes for top finishers and Costume Contest. Be a Health Care Hero!

Seattle, WA

Trick or Treat on the Waterfront (Seattle)

October 27, 2013

11am - 5pm

Waterfront Park, 1301 Alaskan Way, Seattle WA

Trick-or-treat at the businesses along Alaskan Way from the Ferry Terminal to the Olympic Sculpture Park.

Seattle, WA

Wallingford Green Halloween

October 31, 2013

4pm - 7pm

1815 N 45th St, Seattle, WA  98103

Wallingford Center's Annual Trick or Treat Event & Annual Fall Food Drive!  Join us for a trick-or-treat trail through the local businesses in Wallingford - Voted the best neighborhood to trick-or-treat in Seattle!

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