We rounded up the best things to do in Bergen County and beyond on our weekend PLAYlist!
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Where: Prudential Center, 165 Mulberry St, Newark, NJ
What: Halloween Party
Why: Wear your costume and enjoy the games, crafts and free play at this perfect gym for kids.
When: Friday, October 27, 3 - 6 p.m., $15, RSVP required
Where: 10 Franklin Tpke., Waldwick
Why: No parents allowed at this Halloween painting party.
When: Friday, October 27, 6 - 8 p.m., Ages 6+, $35, RSVP required
Where: 210 E. Ridgewood Ave., Ridgewood
What: Tons of Toys Trick Or Treat Party
Why: A costume contest, prizes and more.
When: Saturday, October 28, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., FREE
Where: 140 Westwood Ave., Westwood
What: Halloween Kids' Night Out
Why: Take a few hours for yourself and drop the kids off in their costumes for pizza and crafts.
When: Saturday, October 28, 6 - 8 p.m. $25 ($10 for sibs), RSVP required
What: 2nd Annual Westwood Fall Fest
Why: March in the Ragamuffin Parade at 10 a.m. or stroll around town enjoying the cider, scavenger hunt, and more.
When: Saturday, October 28, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Parade starts at Community Center
Where: Downtown Westwood
What: Halloween at Lu Lu Belle of Closter
Why: Get your face painted and trick-or-treat!
When: Saturday, October 28, 12 - 3 p.m., FREE
Where: Closter Plaza
What: Spin 4 Sharsheret
Why: Take a Spin or Zumba class in support of this charity supporting women and their families facing breast cancer in our own community.
When: Sunday, October 29, $36, Check the class options online
Where: Kaplen JCC on the Palisades, 411 East Clinton Ave, Tenafly
What: Ort Farms Fall Food Truck Fest
Why: Food Trucks, beer & sangria garden, face painting, DJ & plenty of farm activities.
When: Sunday, October 29, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Where: 25 Bartley Rd., Long Valley
What: Trick or Treat at Waterloo Village
Why: Candy for the kids, adult bevvies for us, a scavenger hunt, spooky forest walks, the witch in the woods telling ghost stories, and more family fun.
When: Sunday, October 29, 3 - 8 p.m., $5
Where: Waterloo Village Historic Site, Stanhope
What: Christmas Ice Caverns
Why: Head over to this beloved Christmas stop with all the frills.
When: Opens Saturday, November 4, Santa arrives Friday, November 10
Where: 437 US Highway 46, Fairfield
Why: Holiday shopping and ice skating in NYC for the win.
When: Opens Wednesday, November 1 through Friday, Decmber 22
Where: Between Fifth and Sixth Avenues, 40th and 42nd Streets, NYC