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Union Halloween Spooktacular Saturday

October 26, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm


The Township of Union Recreation Department is starting a new tradition this year by celebrating Halloween with a Spooktacular Saturday on October 26th, jam-packed with activities throughout the day in Vauxhall and at Rabkin Park. 

Annual Big Halloween Trunk or Treat  |   1pm – 4pm

  • Jefferson School Parking Lot, 155 Hilton Ave., Vauxhall, NJ 07088
  • Approx. 50 decorated vehicles
  • Live DJ
  • Prize for “Best Decorated Vehicle”
  • Online registration currently open! Click here to register you vehicle. 

All Hallow’s Eve-ning  |  3pm – 9pm

  • Rabkin Park, 1 Swanstrom Place East

Pre-Movie activities |  3pm – 6pm

  • Inflatables & carnival games
  • Pumpkin decorating & mask craft 
  • Various Food Trucks

Costume Contest 

  • Roaming judges throughout the evening
  • Finalists & Winner will be announced before movie

Movie  |  6:15pm

  • Medley of Halloween Themed Cartoons specials featuring Toy Story, Shrek, Tom & Jerry, and Casper


Registration Required

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