Join in the fun at Coney Island’s Children’s Halloween Festival and Parade

A child wearing a Darth Vader Halloween costume adjusts his face mask on the boardwalk before the arrival of Hurricane Sandy at Coney Island

Trick or treat! Bring your kids to spend a fun day together at the 11th annual Children’s Halloween Festival and Parade on Coney Island. 

 The fun will take place on October 30 from 11 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. at Maimonides Park, located at 1904 Surf Avenue. Free admission and safety of this event are guaranteed, all guests and employees will wear a mask and maintain social distance. 

The program for this event will include magic shows, bounce houses, caricature art, arts-and-crafts, and a special performance by Brooklyn United Marching Band. 

All guests will be automatically enrolled in costume contests and a chance to win prizes in the following categories: Best Group Costume, Most Creative Costume, Best Handmade Costume, and lastly, Best Overall Costume.

Want to join the parade? Registration will begin at 10:30 am at the Parade location. Children from 3-14 year old must arrive in a costume and a presence of an 18 or older adult with them in order to enter. Everybody ages 3-14 years old who will be participating in the parade automatically gets a two-hour unlimited free pass ride wristband for Luna Park in Coney Island which will be available immediately after the Parade down the historic Riegelmann Boardwalk. 

For more information please visit www.coneyislandfunguide.com 

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