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Morristown Happenings: Things to Do in Morristown this weekend


MORRISTOWN, NJ - Are you ready for the weekend? Get into the Halloween spirit by grabbing your costume for the annual Town Parade or bring your carved pumpkin creations to the Pumpkin Illumination set to sparkle on lawn of the Vail Mansion. Movies, bonfires, and chilling walking tours are also on TAP this weekend. There are over 20 activities to keep you busy all weekend long. Have a great weekend!


Saturday October 24

Morris Plains Community Bonfire; Community Park; 6pm - 9pm

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Big Screen Outdoor Family Movie the Boxtrolls; Ginty Field; 7pm

Ice Skating; Mennen Arena; 10am -2pm and 2pm-4pm

Morristown High School Football takes on Morris Knolls; at Morris Knolls High School; 2pm

Morristown High School Girls Soccer takes on Vernon Township High School; at Harter Road; 2:30pm

Morristown High School Cross Country Meet; Randolph High School; 4pm

Spooky and Spectacular Family Festival; Morris Museum; 12noon - 3pm

Scavenger Hunt; Frelinghuysen Arbortetum; 10am - 3:30pm

A Garlic Primer Cooking Event; Frelinghuysen Arboretum; 10am - 12noon

Bob Newhart; Mayo Performing Arts Center; 8pm

Live Music; Men of Horses; Famished Frog; 

Live Music; Bobby Lynch Band; Grasshopper off the Green; 10:30pm


Sunday October 25

Morristown Farmers Market; Behind Spring Street; Parking lot #10; 8:30am - 2pm

Pumpkin Illumination sponsored by Morris Arts; lawn of Vail Mansion; 5pm

Ice Skating; Mennen Arena; 10am -2pm and 2pm-4pm

Halloween Parade sponsored by the Town of Morristown; Morristown High School Track; 1pm

New West Guitar Group; Performances at the Bickford Theatre; 2pm

Speaker Series; Chihuly Gardens and Glass; Frelinghuysen Arboretum; 1pm - 3pm

Bones & Stones Walking Tour; Morris County Tourism Bureau; Meet at Presbyterian Church; 3pm - 4pm and 4:15pm - 5:15pm

Thibaudet Plays Gershwin presented by New Jersey Symphony Orchestra; Mayo Performing Arts Center; 3pm

Live Music; Paddy and the Pale Boys; Grasshopper off the Green; 9pm

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