Queens residents will have numerous opportunities this week to get the kids dressed up in their Halloween costumes and take part in some creepy goings-on around the borough.
Here’s a roundup of Halloween-related events taking place across Queens this week.
Flushing Town Hall, located at 137-35 Northern Blvd., is hosting Halloween Remixed, a combination of Dia de los Muertos, All Saints Day and Hallows Eve at 4 p.m.
Alley Pond Environmental Center, located at 228-06 Northern Blvd. in Douglaston, is hosting its annual Tiny Trick ‘O Treaters from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. The event, which is aimed at children between the age of 18 months and 4 years, is a carnival featuring crafts, Halloween games and a snack. Preregistration is required.
The Bayside Historical Society will team up with the Long Island Seekers Club, whose members will guide participants through a live investigation of paranormal activity at Bayside’s Lawrence Cemetery.
The event, which runs from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., will include a discussion on the tools and techniques used to investigate the paranormal.
Admission is $8 for historical society members and $10 for nonmembers. Reservations, which are required, can be made by calling 718-352-1548.
St. Robert Bellarmine School, located at 56-10 214th St., in Bayside is holding a Halloween costume dance party at 7 p.m. The event will include a D.J., food and prizes for the best costumes. Tickets, which will not be sold at the door, are $30.
The New York Hall of Science, located at 47-01 111th St. in Corona, will hold a Halloween event during which catapults will chuck pumpkins and youngsters will come face to face with wolves and bats in a celebration that combines Hallows Eve and science. The event is free with admission.