PLAINFIELD, NJ — Some Halloween fun in Plainfield starts on Friday.  Here's a look at spooktacular events in and around town that will bring you treats and may trick you, too.

Friday, Oct. 25

  • The Plainfield Club is having a Fall Festival, with food, music, games, candy, and more!  At 145 Park Ave.  For more information, call 908-822-8672.
  • Join the Cadets and Explorers of the Plainfield Rescue Squad for their 2nd Annual Haunted Squad, a two-day Halloween event.  Tickets are available at the door, and are just $5 per person, or $3 with new/non-perishable food items that will be donated to a local food pantry.  Witches' brew and other refreshments will be available for purchase.  From 6 to 10 p.m. at 700 West 7th St.  Watch the video for a peek at what you can expect! 

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Saturday, Oct. 26

  • The 2nd Annual Haunted Squad continues.  From 5 to 10 p.m. at 700 West 7th St.

MOREAnnual Haunted Hayrides Offered at the Watchung Reservation

Thursday, Oct. 31

  • There's an annual Halloween party, parade and movie for kids at the Plainfield Public Library, 800 Park Ave., at 3:30 p.m.  Wear your costume; if you don't have one, masks will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • The City of Plainfield will hold its annual Trunk or Treat in the parking lot at City Hall, starting at 6 p.m. until candy runs out.  An award will be given for best trunk at 6:30 p.m.  Cars must be in place by 5:45 p.m. to be judged.
  • Another Trunk or Treat will be held at Mohawk Lodge, 1357 W. Third St., at 6:30 p.m.
  • The 3rd Annual Youth Octoberfest with Gentlemen Making Changes will be held at Washington Community School, 427 Darrow Ave., from 6 to 8:30 p.m.

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