Top Free October Events in Boston: Free Halloween Events and More!

The Best free activities in Boston this October will make you dance in the streets! Honk! photo by Captive Moment
The Best free activities in Boston this October will make you dance in the streets! Honk! photo by Captive Moment

Looking for the top free October events in Boston? Halloween brings plenty of family activitiess to Boston and New England. Parents can save their money for candy because (woo-hoo!) a lot of October's best events also happen to be free. Here are our picks for seasonal fun that won't break the bank.

For more October activities, see our Halloween Fun Guide for Boston Kids. It has everything from Pumpkin Festivals and Jack-O'-Lantern Displays to 30 Best Kids' Halloween Movies. And check out our Events Calendar for all the best family activities (and fun free events) in Boston every month.

Big Barn Story & Craft Hour
Powisset Farm - 10:00 AM
Honor Black History Month: Take Aparts
Discovery Museums - 10:00 AM
Musical Tot Shabbat & Challah Bake
Jewish Creative Preschool - various times
The Art of the Brick
The Art of the Brick - various times
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides