Rochester and the Finger Lakes has the spooky, fun and tasty Halloween events to help you get the most of this holiday (and your costume).

Tis the Season!

little boy at the pumpkin patch in Rochester, NY

Kick off the Halloween season with a trip to the pumpkin patch. Don't miss out on these special pumpkin themed events.

Pumpkin Patch Train Rides

Weekends in October
Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum


Halloween and Giant Pumpkin Drop

October 29
Wickham Farms


Halloween Trolley Express

October 21
New York Museum of Transportation


Glass Farmer's Market

Weekly through October
Corning Museum of Glass


Pumpkins in the Park

October 28
Yellow Jacket Racing


Pumpkin Eggs

October 17
Rochester Brainery


Family Halloween Events

Little boy in dinosaur costume enjoys Zoo Boo at the Seneca Park Zoo

Kids will be delighted by these family events and chance to wear their costumes at fun locations.

Scary Tales in the Bark Longhouse (not too scary)

October 13
Ganondagan Historic Site


Trick or Treat on the Farm and Closing Day Bonanza

October 29
Stokoe Farms


The Monster Bash

October 28-29
The Strong Museum


Toddler Trick or Treat

October 31
The Strong Museum


Trick or Treat in the Village

October 29-30
Genesee Country Village & Museum



Weekends, October 15-30
Seneca Park Zoo


Halloween at the Market

October 29
Rochester Public Market


Halloween for Adults

two young men walk through Genesee Country Village at night

Halloween isn't just for kids. Adults will enjoy getting dressed up and joining the party at these special events.

Paranormal MAG

October 19
Memorial Art Gallery


RMSC After Dark: Carnival of Curiosity

October 13
Rochester Museum & Science Center


Spirits of the Past

Weekends, Oct 14-22
Genesee Country Village & Museum


An Evening of Mystery and Mayhem

October 20
George Eastman Museum


Museum of the Dead III

October 27
Memorial Art Gallery



Looking for spooky and haunted destinations? Visit the Haunted History Trail of New York State, with 14 locations in the Finger Lakes region.