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October Events on Cape Cod 2018

Just because the summer is over does not mean that the fun has to end! Here is a listing of all of the events happening this month to celebrate this spooky time of the year.


Pumpkin People in the Park

Location: Kate Gould Park, Chatham

Time: All day

The Pumpkin People in the Park are back at Kate Gould Park in the center of town in Chatham. Cape Cod Tree & Landscape has their own M&M’s pumpkin people display you just have to check out! Fun and free for all ages.

October 20th

Oktoberfest in Chatham

Location: Kate Gould Park, Chatham

Time: 10:30am – 4:30pm

The entire park is filled with festive pumpkin people, and there is a variety of activities going on around you and all the beer and bratwurst you can stomach. Live music and kids games will be offered as well.

Mom & Pop’s Oktoberfest

Location: Mom & Pop’s, Chatham

Time: 11:30am – 3:30pm

Lamplighter Brewing Company will be featured and the sounds of The Silent Trees will be playing during Mom & Pop’s Oktoberfest this Saturday. There is a Stein Hoisting competition at 1pm.

October 21st

Keeler Family Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

Location: St. Martin’s Lodge

Time: 8:00am – 12:00pm

The Keeler family is dear to many of us in Chatham, so let’s come together as a community to help them when they need it most. Suggested donations are $10 for adults and $5 for children.

October 26

Halloween Parade

Location: Brewster Ladies Library, Brewster

Time: 10:00am – 11:30am

Don’t forget to wear your costumes and join the Brewster Ladies Library for their parade to the Brewster Store to enjoy a song or two with Cathy Hatch, then over to Kinlin Grover for goodies.

Enchanted Forest

Location: Mass Audobon Long Pasture Wildlife Refuge, Wellfleet

Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm

A guide will lead you through a lantern lit path where you will encounter all types of creatures! This is a great event for kids ages 3 to 12.

Costume Party: Night of the Living Dead

Location: Cape Cod Beer

Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Enjoy the sounds of the Zombie Polka Band and dress up as your favorite scientist or celebrity (alive or deceased). A cask beer will be released at this party!

Haxan at Cape Cinema with Music by The Infra-Men

Location: Cape Cinema, Dennis

Time: 8:30pm – 11:00pm

There will be a pre-screening costume party, so dress up because you could win some one of a kind prizes! Tickets can be pre-ordered on the Cape Cinema website.

October 27

Green Halloween

Location: Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm

There are no tricks, only treats at this green Halloween party. Dress up and enjoy crafts, games and plenty of goodies from local vendors such as the Local Scoop!

Kid’s Halloween Bash!

Location: Yarmouth Loyal Order of Moose

Time: 10:00am

Dress up in your Halloween best because there will be a costume contest in addition to a raffle, games, and plenty of vendors to shop at this Halloween bash!

Trunk or Treat

Location: Brewster Baptist Church

Time: 12:30pm – 2:30pm

There will be music, a playground and plenty of trick or treating at this trunk or treat. Kids can trick or treat at decorated cars and there will even be a visit from the Brewster Fire Department!

Halloween Sidewalk Stroll

Location: Downtown Orleans

Time: 2:30 - 3:30pm


Location: East Orleans

Time: 3:30 - 4:30pm

Lots of spooky good fun for costumed children who make stops at local businesses that are offering candy to Trick or Treaters.

October 28

Dennis Police Halloween Hustle

Location: Mayflower Beach, Dennis

Time: 11:00am – 2:00pm

The 7th Annual Dennis Police Halloween Hustle begins at Mayflower Beach (parking at Cape Cinema) and finishes with a bash at Chapin’s. There will be a costume contest and trick or treating along the route for kids that are accompanied by a registered participant in the race.

Halloween Spooktacular

Location: Flax Pond Lodge, Yarmouth

Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Children ages kindergarten to 5th grade are invited to wear their costumes and participate in this family friendly event which includes music, games and goodies!

Trick or Treat

Location: Wingate Residences at Brewster Place, Brewster

Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm

This is a popular event for not only the residents of Wingate, but also the children so space is limited. Refreshments and goodies are served, and the event is open to the public and free.

October 30

Slightly Spooky Halloween Fest

Location: Osterville Village Library

Time: 4:00pm – 4:30pm

Children ages 4 to 6 are welcome to enjoy spooky Halloween themed stories and participate in crafts. Costumes are not required, but costumes make everything more fun!

October 31

Halloween Parade

Location: Brooks Free Library, Harwich

Time: 10:30am – 11:00am

This event is free, and registration is not required! The event kicks off with a Halloween themed story time followed by a parade where the kids can trick or treat along the way, so make sure to dress up!

Kids Halloween Great n Treat

Location: Pilgrim Monument & Museum, Provincetown

Time: 3:30pm – 6:30pm

There is a parade that kicks off the event, and then the kids get to trick or treat from different decorated vehicles on Motta Field.

Safe Trick or Treating

Location: Main Street, Hyannis

Time: 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Safe trick or treating for the kids with merchants along Main Street in Hyannis!

The Witch at the Cape Cinema

Location: Cape Cinema, Dennis

Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Get in the Halloween spirit and check out The Witch playing at the Cape Cinema on beautiful Route 6A, Dennis.

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