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).

Oh the Pumpkins!

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


Giant Pumpkin Carving

October 23
Wickham Farms


Halloween Trolley Express

October 22
New York Museum of Transportation


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Family Trick or Treat

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

Your little ones will be delighted with these fun and safe family trick or treat events, plus a chance to show off that costume!

Trick or Treat on the Farm and Closing Day Bonanza

October 30
Stokoe Farms


Halloween on the Farm

October 30
Wickham Farms


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 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.

Halloween Candy & Wine

October 28
New York Wine & Culinary Center


Spirits of the Past

Weekends, Oct 14-22
Genesee Country Village & Museum


Museum of the Dead: Alive Again

October 28
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.