From fairies, zombies, minions, and more, dressing up is one of the best parts of Halloween. Get more out of your child’s costume this year by bringing them to one of the many town parades in New Jersey. Enjoy the Halloween holiday with fun decorated floats, trick or treating opportunities, and costume contests.
Halloween Spooktacular (Central Jersey)
Oct 4, 13, 24 and 25
A multi-day series of different family events including Window Painting, Haunted Hayride, Jack-O-Lantern Judging, Halloween Costume Judging and Parade.
Cape May Halloween Parade (South Jersey)
Sun, Oct 18
Perry St. to Physick Estate Cape May
Lambertville Halloween Parade (North Jersey)
Sun, Oct 25
York Street by Mary Sheridan Park
2:45 p.m. The parade will proceed north on Union Street to Perry Street, and east on Perry Street to the Little League Field where the judging will be held.
Point Pleasant Boro Halloween Costume & Float Parade (Jersey Shore)
Sun, Oct 25 1-3 pm
Bridge Ave Point Pleasant
Ocean City Halloween Parade (Jersey Shore)
Thurs, Oct 29 @ 7:15 PM
Asbury Ave. from 6th - 11th Street, Ocean City
Bradley Beach Halloween Parade (Jersey Shore)
Fri, Oct 30 @6pm (Rain date Sat Oct 31st)
Riley Park Bradley Beach
Ocean Grove Halloween Parade (Jersey Shore)
Sat, Oct 31
Fireman's Park Ocean Grove
Prizes for best-dressed pets. Parade starts at Noon followed by trick or treating downtown.
Toms River Halloween Parade (Jersey Shore)
Sat, Oct 31 @ 7:00 PM (Rain Date Nov. 2, 2015 7pm)
Toms River Center Main Street and Route 37
From simple masks to full blown articulated fire-breathing floats. Toms River has become the Halloween Capitol of the Universe!