Mystic Pirate Invasion (Oct 4th – 6th)
Join fellow pirate lovers in Downtown Mystic for a weekend of pirate-themed fun! Friday: Peter Pan Movie, Saturday: Pub Crawl, Sunday: Kid’s Scavenger Hunt & The Invasion!
Mystic Film Festival (Oct 2nd – 6th)
2nd Annual, featuring 75 films from 10 countries
Chowder Days at Mystic Seaport Museum (Oct 12th – 14th)
Coastal Gourmet’s Chowder Days menu is sure to satisfy all appetites and features a variety of chowders and bisque.
Mystic-Wide Cleanup (Oct 12th)
Help Mystic Aquarium with a town-wide, large scale debris removal event!
Halloween + Trick-or-Treating Events
Nautical Nightmares (select dates this month)
“Embark on an adventure through the faerie realm and explore the sinister side of Irish folklore” during a 1-hour guided tour at Mystic Seaport Museum.
Witch Paddle (Oct 12th)
Inaugural Witch Paddle & Coat Drive on the Mystic River with Adventure Mystic!
Trick-or-Treat at Mystic Seaport Museum (Oct 31st)
Show off your best costume and join Mystic Seaport Museum for their annual trick-or-treat event – perfect for ages 10 and younger.
Trick-or-Treat at Olde Mistick Village (Oct 31st)
The shops at the village will welcome costumed characters with yummy candy!
Sea Scare (Oct 26th – 27th)
Mystic Aquarium will be oozing with Halloween spirit, so pack your reusable trick-or-treat bag and prepare for roaring family-friendly fun!
Spooky Nature Trail (Nov 1st – 2nd)
Two evenings of Halloween festivities at Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center!
The Pumpkin Place at Nature’s Art Village (Oct weekends)
Visit Nature’s Art Village (The Dinosaur Place) on weekends in October for Halloween themed trails, inflatables, fire spinners, magic and food vendors!