Off-Campus Events

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Want to venture off-campus for your Halloween fun? Here are some great suggestions, compiled by our Wellness and Prevention Services office.

Salem Haunted Happenings

A festive celebration of Halloween and fall in New England. We invite you to experience a unique one of a kind Halloween experience. From the Grand Parade and Family Film Nights on Salem Common, to ghost tours, haunted houses and so much more.

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Candlelit Halloween Crypt Tours

Tickets: $15 – multiple dates


Trident Spooky Cinema Café: Hocus Pocus

Free: Wednesday, October 30, 7:00 pm.  (Doors open at 6:15 pm)


Movies Under the Dome: The Blair Witch Project

Wednesday, October 30th 7:30 – 9:30

$10 – Museum of Science


18th Annual Halloween Horror Marathon

Coolidge Corner Theater, Saturday, October 27th

Doggone Halloween Dog Parade
October 31, 2019 | 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EDT

Presented by Downtown Boston BID, this annual event awards great prizes to the Scariest, Most Creative and Best Dog & Human Duo as well as Best in Show. All (well-behaved) breeds are welcome. Bring your best pups in their Halloween costumes and you will have a wooftastic time. There will be treats for all, and even a few tricks.

Location: Downtown Crossing, 9 Summer Street, Boston, MA 02110


Halloween Pet Parade

Faneuil Hall Marketplace

Free – October 26 12-2 pm


Theatre Macabre: WAXWORKS

October 29-November 1 8:00PM-9:30PM

Join us for a Halloween week experience, of three brief plays presented in a haunted wax museum.

Dramatic presentations of The Tell-Tale Heart, The Cats of Ulthar, and an examination of Jack the Ripper’s impact on London, Mary Jane of Whitechapel.

Ticket reservations are through our Eventbrite page here, but payment in cash is required at the door: Adults = $10 per person, Students = $5 per person w/ a student ID.


Emmanuel College Auditorium

400 The Fenway

Boston, MA 02115


Card Reading Café – Tarot, Lenormand, & oracle reading exchange

November 2, 11:00AM – 1:00PM

The Card Reading Café includes social time, deck show-and-tell, spread demos, and reading exchanges. Bring your favorite Tarot, Lenormand, or other oracle deck (or borrow one of ours) and maybe think up a few questions for your reading partner. Haven’t read for others before? Need to refer to your Little White Book? No worries! Reading exchange is for learning, experimentation, and feedback, and we welcome readers at ALL experience levels.


Au Bon Pain

684 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02139


Ghostly Images with After Effects

Thu, October 31, 2019 | 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM EDT

In this hands on workshop, learn the basics of adding effects to your film projects with Adobe After Effects. Laptops and exercise files will be included. Students will also learn about resources for further learning.

Knowledge of how to use a mouse, keyboard, and the internet strongly recommended.


The Exchange, Lower Level, Johnson Building, Central Library in Copley Square

700 Boylston Street

Boston, MA 02116


Beacon Hill with  BOO!

$20 – October 31 6:00 – 7:30