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Toms River Halloween Parade

October 31, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

2020 Update: The annual Halloween parade for 2020 in Toms River has been cancelled by the Toms River fire department. The Toms River Vol. Fire Co. No. 1 has decided for the safety of the community and all first responders involved due to the ongoing pandemic to cancel this year’s Halloween Parade.

Parade Date: Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 7 pm

Postponement Date: Friday, November 1 at 7 pm


  • There is no pre-registration.
  • All participants must register in person at the firehouse on Robbins St in Toms River. (GPS location of the fire house = 26 Robbins Street, Toms River, NJ 08753)
  • Registration Times: Thursday, October 31, from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Registration Fee: There is NO registration fee, however donations are welcomed.

Parade Route:

Parade formation and start is at the Toms River Shopping Centre on the corner of Highland Parkway & Rt. 166 (Main St.) The Parade will travel down Main Street turning left onto Washington Street ending at the corner of Washington Street & Hooper Ave. All Spectators need to be south of Highland parkway.

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October 31, 2019
7:00 pm
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Toms River Shopping Center
Highland Pkwy & Rt. 166
Toms River, NJ United States


Registration Required

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