Saturday/Sunday events

All events are in Bklyn and most free unless noted. Saturday: Boo Yourself, Village Halloween Parade, calling all ghosts, goblins, and ghouls in costume and walk the miracle mile of Halloween, 6-8 pm, starts at  Sixth Ave. and Canal Street, Manahattan, The Village Halloween Parade will be telecast live NY1 from 7:30 – 9:30 pm. Video New York Aquarium Ascarium with marine-themed magic shows, 3D pumpkin carvings, crafts, 11 am–5 pm till Sunday, $11.95 for aquarium admission, New York Aquarium,  602 Surf Ave. between W. Eighth and W. Fifth Streets, http://www.nyaquariu​ Halloween Concert and Dance Party, The OMNI Ensemble, 8 pm, $15, $10 for students, Brooklyn Conservatory of Music, 58 Seventh Ave. between Lincoln and Saint Johns Place, Free Salsa dance classes, no partner or experience needed, 8 pm, Dance Fever Studios, 159 20th St. between Third and Fourth Avenues, http://www.dancefeve​ Spooky Mansion see Friday events. Halloween Extravaganza, all-day, Pet Costume Contest and Parade 11 am while enjoying music and a mini-parade before serving as the end point of the Park Slope Halloween Parade, The Old Stone House,  336 Third St. between Fourth and Fifth Avenues, http://theoldstoneho​ Haunted Halloween Carnival with puppet-making, games, prizes and a haunted house, 11 am–3 pm, 1st Street Recreation Center, First Street at Fourth Avenue, http://www.puppetrya​ Urban Illuminations featuring a divination parlor, Reiki and crystal healing, aura readings, belly dance performances, and a live Vodou Guede ritual, 9 pm, $25 ($20 in advance), Sehiii Gallery, 1103 Fulton St. at Claver Place, http://www.eventbrit​​nnect-to-the-sacred-​arts-and-spirits-tic​kets-19097020703. Fifth Nation, free music, 9 pm, BAM Cafe, 30 Lafayette Ave. between Ashland Place and St. Felix Street,​rograms/bamcafe-live. Hallowanus V, DJ spin music for the dancing a photo booth, 9 pm–4 am, $15 ($10 in advance), The Gowanus Studio Space, 166 7th St. between Second and Third Avenues, http://www.gowanusst​ Horror Movie Dance as The Catholic Adults of Brooklyn has a DJ, buffet, unlimited beer, wine, and soda, and door prizes, 8:30 pm–12:30 am, $25 ($20 in advance), Our Lady of Grace Café, Avenue W at E. Second Street. Glow in the dark kid’s Halloween Party for kids 5–11, with glow in the dark Halloween props, a laser maze, pizza, and a dance performance, noon–2 pm, $45 per child and adult pair, Max Adventures, 2378 Flatbush Ave. by Ave S, http://maxadventures​ Kids’ Halloween Parade as terrifying tykes show off their costumes, noon, Carroll Park, Carroll Street between Smith and Court Streets. Mobile Adoption Center as all adoptions include vaccinations, spay/neuter, a pre-registered microchip, an identification tag, a collar and a certificate for a free initial exam at a participating veterinarian, noon–4 pm, Petco Sheepshead Bay, 1610 Avenue Y between E. 16th and E. 17th Streets, info@nycacc.orgHaunted Halloween Walk and Fairytale Forest, a pumpkin patch, and Dracula’s Food Court, 1–9 pm, Owl’s Head Park, Colonial Road at 67th Street, http://golden.nysena​ Family Halloween Dance Party with excerpts from the 1970s Party Scene in Mark Morris’ Nutrcracker variation The Hard Nut, Mark Morris Dance Group, 3 Lafayette Ave. between Nostrand Avenue and Bedford Avenue, http://www.markmorri​ Arm Wrestling Competition, Kids vs Real Heroes as kids arm wrestle firefighters, police officers, and teachers, 3 pm, House of Juice, 642 Rogers Ave. between Clarkson and Parkside Avenues, http://houseofjuice.​com. Kids Halloween Party and Square Dance with square dancing, live music, a costume contest, prizes, and candy, 5–7 pm, $7 kids (parents free), Jalopy Theatre, 315 Columbia St. between Hamilton Avenue and Woodhull Street,​z. 

Sunday:  Some Saturday events are also on Sunday. TCS New York City Marathon will feature 50,000 elite marathoners, para-athletes, seasoned amateurs and determined first-timers from around the world, all of whom will test their mettle on a scenic 26.2-mile course that winds its way through the five boroughs. Along the route, runners will be cheered on by an estimated 2 million spectators, with some 130 live bands, DJs, innumerable portable stereos blasting and raucous house parties adding to the cacophony.  Cheer hard for the last ones which is sometimes harder to run for that many hours.


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