Happening throughout the fall
Take part in the largest scarecrow contest on the Jersey Shore, come in person or vote online at http://www.visitlbiregion.com/
Catch your own monster at The 55th Annual LBI Fishing Tournament, sponsored by the Southern Ocean County Chamber
Happening October 15-18
Sitting at the edge of your seat is not an option at the Surflight Theatre’s live performance of Wait Until Dark, evening and matinee tickets available
Happening October 23-24
Get chased by a pirate at the Tuckerton Seaport’s Haunted Seaport $5 entrance features a bone chilling walk through the maritime village.
Happening October 24
Halloween Fall Festival sponsored by Barnegat Township at Gazebo Park Rt 9 offers pumpkin patch, costume parade, Halloween and fall crafters and possibly the world’s largest monster mash.
Get everyone involved in creating this year’s Halloween décor, Long Beach Island Foundation of Arts and Sciences are offering family classes on scarecrow making and pumpkin carving
Happening October 28-31
Carve ’09 where pumpkin meets knife, as well as other create methods during this Jack O Lantern carving. Contest hosted by Swell Colors Glass Studio, Haven Beach. Fee is only $3 to carve, cool prizes and refreshments awarded on Halloween.
Full Moon Campfire at 7:30 on October 30 hosted by Barnegat Lighthouse State Park, bring blankets, chairs and marshmallows for toasting. Take a night climb in Old Barney for $1.00 donation.
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