Spooktacular! Get tons of Booooooty at Any of These FREE Special Trick or Treat Events in the Greater Portland Area!

Wondering  where to bring your costume clad kiddo out and about on Halloween? Below you will find info and general guidelines. Happy Halloween!

Side Note: Call ahead for outdoor activities during rainy weather.

Friday October 19, 2018
5:30-7pm Trick or Treat Downtown shops. Presented by Ogunquit Parks and Recreation Committee. Stop in at participating shops to get a treat!


Friday October 26, 2018
Halloween on Main Street 
Main Street, Westbrook, ME 04092
Friday, October 26, 4:30-6:00 p.m.
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!

Annual Halloween Party at Casco Bay Branch
14 Old South Freeport Rd., Freeport, ME 04032
Friday, October 26, 6:00-8:00 PM
Check out the moon bounce, dance party, frightful haunted trail, 30′ rock wall from our friends at Kieve-Wavus, and more. Please bring a non-perishable food item to be donated to each branch’s local food pantry!

Annual Halloween Party at Northern York County
3 Pomerleau Rd., Biddeford, ME 5:30-7:30 PM
Don’t miss our Rocky Horror rock wall, Hayride, Spooky Woods, our Annual Trunk or Treat, arts & crafts and face-painting. Please bring a non-perishable food item to be donated to each branch’s local food pantry!

Annual Halloween Party at Pineland
25 Campus Drive, New Gloucester, ME 5:30-7:30 PM
Don’t miss all the spooky fun to be had here! Please bring a non-perishable food item to be donated to each branch’s local food pantry!


Saturday, October 27, 2018
Halloween Story Time with Parade and Trick-or-Treat
South Portland Public Library – Memorial Branch
155 Wescott Road, South Portland, ME 04106
10:30 a.m.
Celebrate Halloween with a special all-ages story time and craft  at the Main Library! Kick off the fun with a Halloween parade (starting from the Children’s Room promptly at 10:30 a.m.) and trick-or-treat through the library!  We’ll then gather in our Community Room for stories and crafts. Costumes encouraged!

Trunk-or-Treat at Lowes in Brunswick
250 Bath Road, Brunswick , ME 04011
1:00-4:00 p.m.
Come join us for our 4th annual trunk or treat event. The event is completely free and open to the public for participation.

Trunk-or-Treat at The South Portland Church of the Nazarene
525 Highland Ave, South Portland, ME 04106
3:30- 5:30 p.m.
Come enjoy a safe, fun, fall outing. All ages are welcome. Costumes are encouraged! (non-violent, please.) Be sure to start at the registration trunk to get your entry bracelet. FREE for you and your family. Pre-register here: https://goo.gl/forms/7XXcWZILiC0lHLJs2

Halloween Adventure and Trunk-or-Treat 
Windham Middle School
408 Gray Rd, Windham, Maine 04062
6:00- 8:00 p.m.
A town-wide Halloween Party – costume contest, food, “Haunted” Happenings, games, music and “Trunk or Treat” for the kids – it’s going to be lots of fun!!!

Sunday, October 28, 2018

Tricks and Treats: A Halloween Party for the Whole Family
Gray Parks and Recreation
24 Main St, Gray, Maine 04039
4:00-7:00 p.m.
The Gray Recreation Department and The Gray Public Library are excited to bring a great Halloween Party to town! We’ll start with a Mad Science show from 4-5pm. At 5pm, the fun is just beginning! We will have 2 hours of Trunk or Treat, Scavenger Hunt, Haunted Lab, Spooky Stories, and a costume dance party!

South Coast Church:
368 Gorham Rd, Scarbourough, ME
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Join us for a Trunk or Treat event


Wednesday, October 31, 2018
The Mall in Brunswick
4:15 pm Parade Participant line up;
4:30 pm Annual Halloween Goblins Parade route beginning and ending at the Mall.
5:00 pm Creepy Halloween Party  Toddlers – 6th Grade and their parents, on the mall, with entertainment provided by Yo-Yo People!

Freeport Village Stores:  
4:00-6:00 p.m.
Trick or Treating at various stores. Look for their pumpkin in the window.

Trunk-or-Treat at Rock Church
66 Gorham Rd, Scarbourough, ME
5:00-7:00 p.m.
Looking for a positive, family-friendly way to dress up and get candy? Our church parking lot will be lined with dozens of cars, decorated with themes, games and tons of candy. Dress up for our photo booth (no scary costumes, please). Everyone welcome! Invite your friends and … Trunk or Treat!

St. Augustine’s Trunk-or-Treat
168 North Street in Saco (the Grange Building)
4:00 – 5:30 p.m
St. Augustine Anglican Church in Saco is calling all young pirates, princesses and super heroes to come trick-or-treat in the parking lot of their worship location.  “Trunk-or-Treat is meant to create an atmosphere that allows children to trick-or-treat in a safe and friendly environment.” 

Haunted Hallways Halloween Stop
Fiddlehead Arts and Science Center
25 Shaker Rd, Gray, Maine 04039
4:30-6:30 p.m.
Come join us for the second annual Haunted Hallways!! This FREE event is open to the whole community!!  We hope you will come join in the fun! Popcorn, candy, giveaways and more! We will have various spook stations in addition to the Haunted Hallway. Doors close at 6:30pm.


Other Info
Trick or treat on Halloween. Towns do not have definitive timelines, however, you can feel confident that little spookers will be finished around 8:00pm.

Looking to brush up on general guidelines?

  • Make sure your kiddo can see, and walk without their costume inhibiting them.
  • Be alert and trick or treat at homes and areas you know and check all candy when you get home.
  • Trick or treat on a full stomach; less tempation to eat candy before inspection.
  • Have fun!

Teal Pumpkin Project
Heard about or seen a teal pumpkin and wondering what it’s all about? Check out the link for more information.

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