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Hester Street Fair Halloween

Halloween at Seaport

Oct 30 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

The Seaport
Fulton & Front Streets
New York, NY

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly


Come dressed in your Halloween best at a Halloween-themed edition of eclectic Hester Street Fair. Snack on local treats while perusing themed antiques, jewelry, and vintage garments. Also shop locally grown fall produce, hot cider and baked goods from over 100 New York regional farmers and small-batch food producers.

Carve a pumpin in a tent Pumpkin Carving tents and explore art installations and restaurant specials

Pose in a creepy kooky photobooth, party to DJ Ella Hussle’s tunes and enter the annual Halloween Costume Contest. The grand prize winner gets a gift basket of donated items from fair vendors.

See our guide to the happening Seaport District.

Seaport Discovery: Exploring our Waters with Eric Carle 

Visit a discovery room of maritime-themed art by the late Eric Carle, beloved creator of picture books for young children, at The South Street Seaport Museum.

Huge immersive murals bring families into Carle’s book, A House for Hermit Crab, and the cargo-ship adventures of 10 Little Rubber Ducks. Activities include meeting a live hermit crab,…

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Sail Pioneer

See the sights of New York Harbor, the magnificent Lower Manhattan skyline, and Governors Island from the decks of the historic 130-year-old schooner Pioneer. Grab a halyard to help raise a sail or simply sit back and enjoy the view. Bring a picnic lunch or dinner, afternoon snack, beverages, or a bottle of wine to…

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Imagination Playground

This magical interactive, transformable playground lets kids create their own play space with sand, water, giant foam blocks, mats, wagons, fabric, and crates at their fingertips. Great view of the East River. Near lots of cool public art. Bathrooms available.

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