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Seaport Halloween Block Party & Hester Street Fair Halloween

Seaport Halloween Block Party

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

FREE

Jam out to live tunes by Just Say When, watch a live pumpkin carving demonstration courtesy of Maniac Carvers, trick-or-treat at participating Seaport businesses, and join a neighborhood scavenger hunt for a festive fall day.  Join a kid-friendly Halloween movie marathon on the Pier 17 Rooftop.

Shop 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 or decorate a pumpkin (and/or scrimshaw a gourd with Seaport Museum) 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. . The pumpkin arch makes a great costumed photo-op.

Ice Rink at The Seaport

Opens Nov 22

Ice skate in a free admission rink with spectacular views of the East River, the Brooklyn Bridge and the Manhattan skyline, under a new overheard light installation Aurora emulating the Northern lights.

Chase Sapphire Preferred and Reserve cardmembers have exclusive access to the Sapphire Cabin, a heated bungalow located…

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The Santa Clauses’ Winter Wonderland

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Seaport Museum Free Family Activity Weekends

Enjoy fun activities for the whole family on the main deck of the tall ship Wavertree. Hands-on activities and engagement stations for kids of all ages enhance the onboard experience. Join creative projects illuminating history and life at sea.

Also visit the hands-on Seaport Discovery: Exploring our Waters with Eric Carle.

No registration…

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Fall Foliage Cruise

Admire New York’s autumn foliage and panoramic Manhattan skyline view including the Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge, and more iconic spots framed with fall colors from the Hudson River with the interesting stories narrated by a live tour guide.

Includes open-air outdoor with panoramic views and heated indoor seating. Hot dogs, pizza etc available for…

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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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Ice Rink at The Seaport

Opens Nov 22

Ice skate in a free admission rink with spectacular views of the East River, the Brooklyn Bridge and the Manhattan skyline, under a new overheard light installation Aurora emulating the Northern lights.

Chase Sapphire Preferred and Reserve cardmembers have exclusive access to the Sapphire Cabin, a heated bungalow located…

More info