Things To Do This Halloween


Posted: September 20, 2019

There are always a host of fall and Halloween events in and around Worcester that should not be missed. From family focused activities to a haunted speakeasy, check out a few of our favorite October events!

The Taste of Shrewsbury Street Fall Edition

October 13, 2019  / 2 PM - 6 PM / Shrewsbury Street, Worcester

Worcester’s own restaurant row is hosting another afternoon of live entertainment, parties, and some of the best food in Central Massachusetts. With over FORTY restaurants participating, there is no end to the variety of amazing food that you can sample. From your classic red-sauce Italian restaurants to Korean barbecue to authentic Afghani cuisine, Shrewsbury Street has something for everyone.

Tickets are $25 and can be purchased in advance. Proceeds of the event go to beautification efforts on the street as well as local charities.

REC 2019 Fall Harvest Celebration

September 20, 2019 / 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM / 63 Oread Street, Worcester 

The Regional Environmental Council runs YouthGROW, a farm in the Main South neighborhood of Worcester.  This urban farm is almost entirely maintained through after-school youth development programs that focus on selling food that has been grown by Worcester residents.  

This event will feature fun and games, farm tours by the young farmers, as well as raffles and prizes.  An RSVP is requested via the website, and tickets can be purchased at the event on a sliding scale from $5 - $30 - $50.

Farm-O-Ween

October 26, 2019 / 9 AM - 12 PM / 138 Green Street, Worcester

Farm-O-Ween will be hosted by the Canal District Farmers Market at the Crompton Collective. We have one word for you: DOGCOSTUMECONTEST. Bring your little ones in costume and do some trick-or-treating with the farmers market vendors.

Food Truck Fright Fest

October 26, 2019 / 12 PM – 5 PM / Green Hill Park, Worcester

Located in the truly stunning and secluded Green Hill Park, this year’s Food Truck Fright Fest will bring dozens of the regions best food trucks together for an afternoon of food and costume contests.

Green Hill Park Farm & Petting Zoo will be open during the event. The Farm is operated by Tufts University Veterinary School and Worcester Technical High School. Make sure to get your picture taken with one of the goats or llamas!

Haunted Speakeasy at the Bull Mansion

October 18 - 19 & October 25 - 26 / 8:30 PM - 1 AM / Bull Mansion, 55 Pearl Street, Worcester 

Flappers and dappers and ghouls, OH MY!  This is one of the best Halloween themed parties in a truly stunning setting. The 140 year old Bull Mansion will become a Gatsbian playground for a 1920s themed haunted house party. This event will feature performances by Niki Luparelli and the Gold Diggers as well as burlesque shows and Prohibition Era cocktails.

Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door. 


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