Saturday, October 26, 2013 • 6:20pm
The Haunted Gladstone Tavern - Landmark American Restaurant and Bar
“We’re haunted,” said Executive Chef and Proprietor Tom Carlin. “Be here on October 30th when Magician Jaysin Katsikis hosts an intimate evening conjuring up ghosts of Gladstone Tavern Past.”
TIme: 7:30 p.m. Tickets required.
Enjoy: 4 course dinner with complimentary cocktail: $75 per person, (Beverage and Gratuity additional). Gladstone Tavern, 273 Main Street, Gladstone. For more information, all: 908.234.9055.
Downtown Trick or Treat & Costumer Contest in Downtown Westfield, Sunday, October 27th
Head to Downtown Westfield on Sunday October 27th. Once again, the Downtown Westfield Corporation is sponsoring Downtown Trick or Treat. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (rain or shine), it will be all about Halloween! At 2 p.m., enjoy a Costume Contest on Quimby Street. Partnering with the Downtown Westfield Corporation, the Optimist Club will lead a parade at 2:30 p.m. Come out and join the Halloween festivities. Replete with costumes and friendship, you’ll have a great time. www.westfieldtoday.com
Pony Rides & Pumpkins at Williams Nursery & The Gift House, October 4-27
Celebrate Halloween with Williams' Nursery’s annual pony rides, hay rides, pumpkin weekends, Tastes of Fall, and costume contest. You’ll love it! William’s Nursery and The Gift Shop, 524 Springfield Ave., Call for information: 908.232.4076
Street Fair in Kenilworth, Sunday, October 27th, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
A fun day for the kids. Pony Rides, Petting Zoo, Clowns, Face Painting, Live Music. You’ll have the best time. Head for 500 Boulevard in Kenilworth.
Halloween Hocus Pocus Sunday, October 27th from 1:30 to 4 p.m., at the Miller-Cory House Museum, 614 Mountain Ave., Westfield
Costumed docents will greet visitors. Activities include: Halloween storytelling, tattoos, face painting, children decorating their own Halloween cupcakes, and additional crafts. Visitors are encouraged to wear Halloween costumes. Fee: $4 for children. Accompanying adults free. Reservations necessary. Please call the Museum: 908.232.1776.
Watch for details of Crazy for Cranberries Program to be held at Miller-Cory House Museum. Wa
Flemington Street Fair & Music Festival, Sunday October 27th
Free Admission. Crafters, Artists, Vendors, Music, Rides Food: Time: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Main Street in Downtown Flemington.
Taste of Elizabeth VII on Monday, October 28th from 5 to 8:30 p.m.
The event presented by the Rotary Club of Elizabeth will take place at The Renaissance Newark Airport Hotel, 1000 Spring Street, Elizabeth. Cost: 430 advance purchase: $40 at the door. Enjoy a unique dining experience featuring an ethnically diverse sampling from restaurants patisseries, and vintners from Elizabeth and the surrounding areas. Proceeds provide scholarships and grants to area charities. For more information: www.elizabethrotary.org.
Halloween Costume Contest at Fabricland North Plainfield
Creative Halloween Costume Contest and Parade to be featured
To qualify, costumes must be either hand-or machine stitched using only material from New Jersey fabric stores. Every participant received a candy treat.
The event takes place at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at 855 Route 22, West North Plainfield...Rain or shine.
Anyone who wants to compete, should arrive by 4:15 p.m. with receipts from fabric purchases. Call: 908.755.4700 for more details.
Live Bands Saturday, October 26th. Costume Party, Saturday night. Visit Zeppelin Hall, 88 Liberty View Drive, Jersey City. Call: 201.721.8888.
It’s the Wood Pit
Authentic North Carolina Barbecue
Pork Ribs! Beef Ribs! Pulled and Chopped Pork and Beef Brisket. Home style desserts!
The Wood Pit, 108 Bloomfield Ave., Montclair: Call: 973.954.4679.
HAPPY HALLOWEEN EVERYONE!
HAVE A GREAT WEEK!
I LOOK FORWARD TO HEARING FROM YOU!
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