October is finally here and The ShoreBread Team couldn’t be any happier. If your family loves fall activities and Halloween the way we do, we have a treat for you! We have created a list of local Halloween events and times in addition to the old school trick or treating times around your town. Feeling unable to contain your Halloween spirit until Oct. 31? We have great news, the festivities start this weekend!

Halloween Happenings at the Salisbury Zoo | Oct.21 | 1PM

755 South Park Drive, Salisbury MD 21804

It’s never too early to start you Halloween festivities! Come enjoy Halloween themed activities for children 10 and under. Children will be able to Trick or Treat throughout the Zoo, participate in Halloween games, go thru a hay bale maze and compete in a costume contest.  For ticket information, please click here: https://exploreoc.com/event/Halloween-Happenings-at-the-Salisbury-Zoo/2017-10-21

O.C.Toberfest | Oct. 21-22 & 28-29 | All Day Fun

Ocean City, MD

Two weekends of free family fun are before you with O.C.Toberfest! Join the fun on Oct. 21st for a giant beach maze, Howl-O-Ween pet parade, and trunk or treat. Then, return the weekend of the 28th for Big Toys on the Boardwalk, the Great Pumpkin Race, and Halloween Fireworks! There is something for everyone! Learn more about all the fun here: https://specialeventpro.com/oc-toberfest

Elkton Halloween Parade | Oct. 24 | 7PM

Bow & Howard Streets, Elkton, MD 21921

Come out and watch the floats, ghosts, bands and assorted creatures in this year’s Halloween Parade! The parade is being organized by the Elkton Chamber Alliance and its members. For more event information, please visit:  https://www.facebook.com/elktonhalloween/

Halloween Spooktacular | Oct. 27 | 5:30-8pm

Crown Sports, Fruitland, MD

Safe indoor trick or treating event complete with costume contests, pumpkin painting and more!

Pemberton Park Pumpkin Tour | Oct. 27 | 6:30PM

5561 Plantation Ln, Salisbury, MD 21804

For just $10 per carload, enjoy a variety of Halloween festivities! Take a tour of decorated and carved pumpkins through the Pemberton Park at dusk. After your tour, play some fun games and listen to ghost stories while indulging in free candy and hot cocoa.  For more details, follow this link: http://www.pembertonpark.org/pemberton-park/events/pumpkin-tour

Sea Witch Trick or Treating & Haunted Bonfire | Oct. 27 | 6:30-7:30PM

Dewey Beach Businesses

Trick or Treat with Dewey Beach businesses that have a window sign. For more event info, visit:


Trap Pond State Park Halloween | Oct. 27-28 | All Day Fun

Trap Pond State Park, Laurel, DE

Trap Pond will have a weekend full of Halloween fun with campground bingo, wagon rides, face painting, costume contest, trick or treating, a DJ and much more. Check out their Facebook page for the full schedule of events: https://www.facebook.com/TrapPondStatePark/

Chestertown’s Annual Halloween Parade | Oct. 28 | 10am

Downtown Chestertown, MD

The parade will make it’s way down High Street beginning at 10am!

Halloween Parade & Party | Oct. 28 | 1PM

Somers Cove Marina

Meet at City hall parking lot at 1pm for a parade which will walk to Somers Cove Marina for the party. For more information, please follow: https://www.crisfieldevents.com/

Halloween Fall Festival | Oct. 28 | 1-4PM

White Horse Park, 235 Ocean Pkwy, Ocean Pines, MD, 21842

Come out and have a ghoulish good time at the annual Halloween Fall Festival! Enjoy costume contests, carnival games, face painting, pony rides, haunted hayrides, and so much more! All ages welcome.  For more event details, please visit: http://oceanpines.org/event/halloween-fall-festival/

The Sea Witch Festival | Oct. 27-29 | All Day Fun

Rehoboth Beach & Dewey Beach Delaware

Mark your calendars for a weekend of spooky fun! From Tyke Bike Races on the Boardwalk to Choo Choo Express Train Rides. For more event information, please follow:  https://www.beach-fun.com/images/stories/2017_SW_Press_Release_Final.pdf

Trunk or Treat | Oct. 30 | 6-7:30pm

Corner of Race and Cedar Streets, Cambridge, MD

The Cambridge Police Department will host its annual Trunk or Treat event on the corner of Race and Cedar Streets in Downtown Cambridge. This is a family-friendly event, which has actually gotten so big, it’s moved to a larger space! Costomes and parental supervision are required and is for ages 10 and under.

Trunks for Treats | Oct. 31 | 6-8PM

Conley’s United Methodist Church, 33106 Jolyn’s Way Lewes, DE

Decorate your trunk and come out with candy to distribute to kids! For more details, visit: https://www.conleysumc.org/calendar

Fireworks Display | Oct. 31 | 8:20pm

Cambridge Marketplace on Rt. 50, Cambridge, MD

Cambridge Marketplace and Fairchild Properties is sponsoring a community fireworks display at the shopping center that will easily be seen from miles away!

Old School Trick-or-Treating Per Town on October 31st


Berlin: 5-7pm

Cambridge: 6-8pm for ages 12 and under

Chestertown: beginning at dusk

Crisfield: 4:30-7:30pm

Delmar: 6-8pm for ages 12 and under

Denton: 6-7:30pm

Easton: 6-8pm

Federalsburg: 6-7:30pm for ages 12 and under

Greensboro: 6-8pm for children ages 13 and under

Hebron: 6-8pm

Hurlock: 6-8pm for children ages 12 and under

Millington: 6-8pm

Ocean City: beginning at dusk

Ocean Pines: there is no trick or treating due to lack of streetlights

Pittsville: 6-8pm for ages 12 and under

Pocomoke City: 5-7pm

Preston: 6-8pm

Princess Anne: 4-8pm

Ridgely: 6-8pm

Salisbury: beginning at dusk

Sharptown: 5:30-8pm

Snow Hill: beginning at dusk until 8pm

St. Michaels: 6-8pm for ages 12 and under

Sudlersville: 6-8pm

Willards: 6-8pm


Bethel: 6-8pm

Blades: 6-8pm for children ages 12 and under

Bridgeville: 6-8pm for children ages 12 and under

Camden: 6-8pm

Clayton: 6-8pm for children ages 12 and under

Delmar: 6-8pm for children ages 12 and under

Dewey Beach: Friday, October 27th, 6:30-7:30pm

Dover: 6-8pm

Ellendale: 6-8pm

Felton: 6-8pm for children ages 12 and under

Frankford: 6-8pm

Georgetown: 6-8pm

Greenwood: 6-8pm for children ages 12 and under

Harrington: 6-8pm for children ages 12 and under

Laurel: 6-8pm for children ages 12 and under

Lewes: beginning at dusk

Magnolia: 6-8pm for school-aged children

Milford: 6-8pm for children ages 12 and under

Millsboro: 6-8pm

Milton: 6-8pm for children ages 12 and under

Ocean View: 6-8pm

Rehoboth: 6-8pm for ages 14 and under

Seaford: 6-8pm

Selbyville: 6-8pm

Smyrna: 6-8pm


Cape Charles: beginning at dusk until 8pm

Chincoteague: 6-8pm

Onancock: 5-8pm