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The Skies Over Hogwarts, Tires on the Terroir and Terminal of Terror in NJ This Week

NJCommunityEvents_FallThe weekend is here and if you’re looking for a fun activity this weekend or during the upcoming week, here is a list of events happening  Oct. 28 to Nov. 3. If you have an upcoming event to share, email news@njtvnews.org with “Community Events” in the subject line.

Halloween Movie in the Park: Hotel Transylvania
Friday, Oct. 28 at 6 p.m.
Kennedy Park
Somers Point
www.somerspointfun.com

Clifton Against Substance Abuse
Friday, Oct. 28 at 6 p.m.
Clifton City Hall
900 Clifton Ave
http://www.cliftonnj.org/

Pine Creek Railroad Haunted Halloween Express
Friday, Oct. 28, every half hour from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Allaire State Park
Farmingdale
www.allairevillage.org

Rise of the Jack O’Lanterns
Friday, Oct. 28 to Sunday, Oct. 30 from 10 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Meadowlands Exposition Center
Secaucus
http://www.therise.org/

The Skies Over Hogwarts
Friday, Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 30 at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Raritan Valley Community College
Branchburg
www.raritanval.edu/planetarium

Smithville Zombie Walk
Saturday, Oct. 29 from 10 a.m.to 7 p.m.
Historic Smithville
Smithville
http://colonialinnsmithville.com/blog/smithville-events/zombie-walk/

Spooky Sprint 5K
Saturday, Oct. 29 from 10:15 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Johnson Park
Piscataway
https://runsignup.com/Race/NJ/Piscataway/SpookySprint5K

Spooky Skies
Saturday, Oct. 29 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Raritan Valley Community College
Branchburg
www.raritanval.edu/planetarium

Tires on the Terroir
Saturday, Oct. 29 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Unionville Wineyards
Ringoes
http://www.unionvillevineyards.com/

Convention Hell
Saturday, Oct. 29 from 7:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.
Convention Hall
Asbury Park
https://www.facebook.com/events/1514747728567245/

Fright Light (Family Version)
Saturday, Oct. 29 at 4 p.m.
Raritan Valley Community College
Branchburg
www.raritanval.edu/planetarium

Fright Light (PG-13 Version)
Saturday, Oct. 29 at 8 p.m.
Raritan Valley Community College
Branchburg
www.raritanval.edu/planetarium

Who’s Bad: Michael Jackson Tribute
Saturday, Oct. 29 at 8 p.m.
Mayo Performing Arts Center
Morristown
http://www.mayoarts.org/event/whos-bad-the-ultimate-michael-jackson-experience

Brass Transit: The Chicago Tribute
Saturday, Oct. 29 at 8 p.m.
William Paterson University Shea Center
Wayne
http://cms.wpunj.edu/calendar/index.html?id=cc672b92-a2d0-401c-9e98-897c09c018a2

Haunted Tour at the Absecon Lighthouse
Saturday, Oct. 29 from, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Absecon Lighthouse
Atlantic City
http://www.abseconlighthouse.org/

Terminal of Terror
Saturday, Oct. 29 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., ages 21+ from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Liberty State Park
Jersey City
www.chicpeajc.com/event/tot/2016

Trenton Punk Rock Flea Market
Saturday, Oct. 29 and Sunday, Oct. 30 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Historic Roebling Machine Shop
Trenton
http://www.trentonpunkrockfleamarket.com

South Jersey Geek Fest
Saturday, Oct. 29 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Woodbury Heights Community Center-741 Helen Avenue
Woodbury Heights
https://www.facebook.com/SJGeekFest/

Spooky and Spectacular Family Festival
Saturday, Oct. 29 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Morris Museum
Morristown
http://www.morrismuseum.org/family-festivals/

The Addams Family Movie Screening and Masquerade Ball
Saturday, Oct. 29 at 6 p.m. and and Sunday, Oct. 30 at a.m.
Loews Theatre
Jersey City
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-addams-family-nite-tickets-28469685596

19th Century All Hallow’s Eve Celebration
Sunday, Oct. 30 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Allaire State Park
Farmingdale
www.allairevillage.org

4th Annual Trick or Treat
Sunday, Oct. 30 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Waterloo Village inside Allamuchy Mountain State Park
Andover

Trunk or Treat
Sunday, Oct. 30 from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Sparta Evangelical Free Church
Sparta
http://www.spartaefc.org/events/trunkortreat

Music in the Park
Sunday, Oct. 30 at 12:30 p.m.
Riverview Farmers Market
Jersey City
http://www.nj.com/events/event/music-in-the-park/583452/#1477845000

Sip and Savor, Restaurant Week Kick-Off Party
Sunday, Oct. 30 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Clancy’s by the Bay
Somers Point
http://somersptrestaurantwk.weebly.com/rsvp-for-the-kick-off.html

Halloween On Newark Avenue and Grove Street
Monday, Oct. 31 at 2 p.m.
Newark Avenue (between Grove Street and Jersey Avenue)
Jersey City
http://www.jcdowntown.org/

Somerville Halloween
Monday, Oct. 31 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Downtown Somerville
Division Street
Somerville
http://www.downtownsomerville.com/events/10/spooktacular/

Seashore Gardening with Native Plants
Tuesday, Nov. 1 at 6:30 p.m.
Senior Center
Massachusetts Avenue and Ambler Road
Somers Point

Free-Teens
Wednesday, Nov. 2 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Jersey City Free Public Library
Jersey City

Ongoing throughout the fall season:

Terror in the Timbers
Fridays and Saturdays in October from 7:30 to 11:30 p.m.
Parvin State Park
Elmer
https://www.facebook.com/Terror-in-the-Timbers-at-Parvin-State-Park-751031368353105/

The Great Pumpkin Train 2016
Weekends through Oct. 25, trains leave at 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
The Delaware River Railroad Excursions
100 Elizabeth St.
Phillipsburg
http://877trainride.com/pumpkintrain.htm

Harvest Moon Hayride
Weekends through Oct. 29 from 6 to 10 p.m.
Alstede Farms
1 Alstede Farms Land
Chester
http://alstedefarms.com/family-fun-nj/harvest-moon-hayride/

THE GLOW: A Jack O’Lantern Experience
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday night in October
Monmouth Park Racetrack
Ocean Port
www.theglowjackolantern.com

Fright Fest
Weekends through Oct. 31 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Six Flags
1 Six Flags Boulevard
Jackson
https://www.sixflags.com/greatadventure/special-events/festival/fright-fest-0

The Great Pumpkin Festival
Weekends through Nov. 6 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Heaven Hill Farm
451 State Route 94
Vernon
http://www.heavenhillfarm.com/special-events/great-pumpkin-festival/?_ga=1.58282606.551506490.1472677197

Rutgers 250 Corn Maze and Fun Park
Daily through Nov. 13 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Stony Hill Maze Fun Park
15 North Road
Chester
http://www.stonyhillfarms.com/market/funpark/info.php