Celebrate Halloween On Main Street Maine!

Main Street Maine’s team has put together a list of Halloween-related events that are taking place in our nationally recognized historic downtowns. Join in for the festive fun while exploring these wonderful Main Streets!

2018 Halloween Events on Main Street Maine

Scarecrow Days (Rockland, ME)

When:  Rockland Scarecrow Days is ongoing through the 1st week in November

Rockland Scarecrow Days is an annual event sponsored by Rockland Main Street. Stroll down Main Street to see the many creative scarecrows businesses, organizations and families have created for your enjoyment. A great way to get into the Fall and Halloween spirit. Bring your kids!


Pumpkin Carving Night (Saco, ME)

When: Thursday October 25, 2018 from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Come and enjoy a fun filled evening of carving and decorating pumpkins! We supply the pumpkins, carving tools, paint, and the clean up! You enjoy the well deserved family time, a classic Halloween tradition, plus cider, candy and more! The music will be playing and the tables will be set. Just show up, decorate and take your pumpkins with you when you leave. We will supply one large pumpkin and two mini pumpkins per family. $25.00/Family. Tickets here


2018 Haunted Hayride (Skowhegan, ME)

When: October 26 and October 27, 2018. Rides from 5:30 pm to 10 pm.

Where:  Skowhegan State Fair | 33 Constitution Avenue

It is only $5.00 per rider. Ages 5 and up. The 2018 event falls on Friday & Saturday nights October 26 & 27 at the Skowhegan Fairground. The rides run from 5:30 p.m. until 10:00 p.m.


Downtown Trick or Treat (Gardiner, ME)

When: Friday, October 26, 2018 from 3 pm to 5 pm

Downtown Gardiner is celebrating Halloween with the annual Downtown Trick or Treat on Friday, October 26th from 3-5pm. WATER STREET WILL BE CLOSED from Bridge St. to Church St. from 3pm to 5pm only. Participating businesses will receive an orange pumpkin printout to place in a window near their front door.  More information


Crawl of the Dead Pub Crawl (Augusta, ME)

When: Saturday, October 27 from 6 pm to 11 pm

Where: Hosted by Circa 1885

Join Circa 1885 in downtown Augusta for their Crawl of the Dead pub crawl! 
Featuring 6 of the best bars in Central Maine:
– Circa 1885
– Otto’s On the River
– Cushnoc Brewing Co.
– The Gin Mill
– Riverfront BBQ & Grille
– The Black & Tan

It is sure to be an amazing night, a costume contest (that’s right.. dress up for Halloween and win cool prizes!!) – and swag giveaways all night long!


Trunk or Treat Community Event (Brunswick, ME)

When: Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 1 pm to 4 pm

Where: Brunswick Lowes | 250 Bath Road in Brunswick, ME

Come join Brunswick on October 27th from 1p-4pm for their 4th annual trunk or treat event.  More information


Downtown Halloween! (Biddeford, ME)

When: Wednesday, October 31,  2018 from 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Bring the kids downtown from 3- 5:30 p.m. on Halloween afternoon for some great trick-or-treat fun! Wear costumes and bring a bag, then stop by any participating business. They will have a picture of a cat in their window to show they are participating.


Westbrook’s Halloween on Main Street (Westbrook, ME)

When: Friday, October 26, 2018 from 4:30 pmto 6 pm

Join us for this spooktactular Halloween tradition! Enjoy friendly trick or treating in the heart of Main St. Westbrook to kick off the Halloween weekend with the kiddos! Fun for all ages, Halloween on Main Street, brought to you by the Westbrook/Gorham Community Chamber of Commerce, will feature entertainment, a children’s parade of costumes and costume contest! A great community event for the kiddos looking to get out and have fun in their costumes the Friday before Halloween. More information


10th Annual Trick or Treat TROMP & Food Drive! (Bath, ME)

When: Sunday, October 28, 2018 starting at 1pm

Where: Library Park, in Bath, ME

The Annual Trick or Treat TROMP and Food Drive is celebrating its 10th Anniversary! Come join them with your costumed boys and ghouls for a non-scary, totally FUN afternoon of Hallowe’en games and trick or treating up and down Bath’s Front Street. The event is free for everyone, however we ask if you have some to spare, they will gladly accept donations for the Bath Area Food Bank!


Halloween/Horror Movies Tuesday Night Trivia at Two Gramps Brewing

When: Tuesday, October 30th at 7pm

Where: Two Gramps Brewing

How much do you know about Halloween, or popular horror movies? We’ll quiz you on scary movies, and toss in a few frightful facts about the holiday, too.It’s always free to play, and there are prizes for the winning team. Get to Two Gramps Brewing early for dinner and to get good seats!

Frightmare on Cedar Street (Belfast, ME)

When: Wednesday, October 31, 2018 from 4:30 pm to 8 pm

Where: Cedar Street, Belfast, Maine 04915

Trick-or-treaters have been flocking to Cedar Street for years and the neighborhood goes to great lengths not to disappoint them. Great for all ages!


Little Church of Horror (Belfast, ME)

When: 3 Dates · October 26 – October 27, 2018 and October 31, 2018 at 5:30 pm.

Where: Belfast Maskers | 17 Court St, Belfast, Maine 04915

Be prepared to be very scared… In an ill-advised move, Belfast Maskers is opening the doors of its highly haunted playhouse, The Basil Burwell Community Theater, for three chilling nights.

Questionable characters will attempt to guide foolhardy adventurers through the labyrinth inside the old Church at 17 Court Street. Many are expected to survive the trip and make it all the way through, but safety is not guaranteed.

Friday, October 26 • Saturday, October 27 • Wednesday, October 31 
5:30 to 7: Spooky Tours for all ages
7:00 to 8:30: Nightmare fuel

FREE ADMISSION (Donations gratefully accepted)


Halloween at Moderation Brewing (Brunswick, ME)

When: Wednesday, October 31, 2018 from 3 pm to 9 pm

Where: Moderation Brewing | 103 Maine Street, Brunswick, Maine 04011

Come celebrate Halloween at Moderation! Come grab a beer and enjoy everyone’s favorite excuse to dress up. (The bar team is still plotting our costumes…) 
• 20% off all pours if you come in costume
• Vote for your favorite candy and beer pairing
• Raffle for swag
• And more!

More information​


Lighthouse Legends, Lore & Haunts (Bath, ME)

When: Saturday, October 27, 2018 – starts at 2 pm (reservation recommended)

Where: Maine Maritime Museum  |  243 Washington St, Bath, Maine 04530

Your adventure will be guided by Red Cloak Haunted History Tours. Passengers will see up to seven lighthouses, depending on weather and sea conditions, including Doubling Point Light, Hendrick’s Head Light, Seguin Island Light, Ram Island Light and The Cuckolds. The visit to Burnt Island will include landing on the island for an up-close look at the restored keeper’s house and other facilities, including the majestic Burnt Island Light tower. As you go back in time with The Lady in the Red Cloak, you’ll learn the stories behind these iconic beacons; about the lives of some of the keepers and their families, legends and haunts of the lights.


Trick Or Treat On Water Street (Augusta, ME)

When: Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at 5:30 pm – 8 pm

Where: Downtown Augusta, several venues

Come enjoy a night of fun and safe trick or treating in Downtown Augusta with activities for the whole family!
• Trick or Treating with merchants & booths
• Campfire stories & mulled cider at Old Fort Western
• Bounce houses for kids
• Basketball dunk team
• Live music with the Central Church band
• Dance performances
• 92 Moose broadcasting live
• Pumpkin painting 
• Voting on the window display contest
and more! 

Halloween Cauldron

Have fun!

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