Trunk or Treat is a fun, safe, and convenient way for little ones to go trick or treating. Here’s where to go to Trunk or Treat in Central NJ. Check back often as we add events as they are scheduled! Know of any trunk or treat events? Let us know in the comments below.
*Sometimes conditions require cancellations or changes of dates, times and location which are not reflected in the original schedule. Before planning a trip to visit one of the listed events, it is suggested that you contact the event sponsor to confirm the event schedule or for additional information on the event.
Atlantic Highlands: Oct. 29th. 6:30pm. In the Harbor, next to the Gazebo. Trunk or Treat.
Basking Ridge: Oct. 29th 1pm to 3 p.m. Somerset Hills Lutheran Church. Trunk or Treat, prizes for best costumes and vehicle decorations as well as games, stories and crafts!
Bedminster: Oct. 30th 3pm to 5 p.m. Pluckemin Presbyterian Church. Rain or shine (held inside if rain). Trunk or Treat, fun, candy, costumes and fellowship. Prize awarded for “favorite trunk”.
Bridgewater: Oct. 30th 3pm to 5 p.m. Bridgewater United Methodist Church. Trunk or Treat.
Bridgewater: Oct. 30th 3pm to 5 p.m. Saint Martin’s Episcopal Church. Trunk or Treat.
Bridgewater: Oct. 30th 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Bridgewater Township Municipal Complex. Trunk or Treat.
Cliffwood/Aberdeen: Oct. 29th 5pm to 8pm. (Rain Date: Oct. 30th 5pm to 8pm). Old A&P Parking Lot, Cliffwood, NJ. DJ entertainment, costume contest, scariest trunk contest, candy giveaways.
Dunellen: Oct. 31st Community Bible Church, 201 Whittier Ave., Dunellen. Stop by as you’re trick-or-treating for candy,refreshments, air hockey or ping pong.
East Brunswick: Oct. 22nd at 12p.m. – 3 p.m. East Brunswick Elks Lodge. Trunk or Treat, pumpkin painting, face painting, dj, food and drinks, costume parade and costume contest.
East Brunswick: Oct 23rd 5:30pm to 7:30pm. Legacy Life Center parking lot. Trunk or Treat, free Admission for all Treaters, bags will be supplied. For more info call 732.210.2447.
East Brunswick: Oct 31st 5pm to 7pm. Raritan Valley YMCA. Halloween Party (with Trunk or Treat). It is FREE.
Edison: Oct. 30th 1pm to 4pm. Menlo Park School parking lot. Trunk or Treat.
Hamilton: Oct 28th 6pm – 8pm. Trenton Catholic Academy. Trunk or Treat.
Hamilton: Oct 28th 6pm – 8pm. Hamilton Square Baptist Church. Trunk or Treat.
Helmetta: Oct. 29th 2pm to 5 p.m. Helmetta Community Center. Touch a Truck, Zombie Training, Pumpkin Decorating, Various Games and Treats, Balloon Artists, a DJ, refreshments, costume contests and more!
Howell: Oct. 29th 6p.m. to 8 p.m. Target parking lot. Trunk or Treat.
Long Branch: Oct. 29th 11am to 1pm. Searchlight Church. There will be trunks filled with treats…all free!
Mahwah: Oct. 30th 3 pm. Taking place in the front parking lot of the Mahwah Municipal Building. Rain or shine. Free refreshments and awards for best costume.
Metuchen: Oct. 30th 2p.m. to 3:30p.m. Metuchen High School. Parade, tables for candy distribution and a DJ.
Milltown: Oct. 31st 3pm to 4:30pm. American Legion parking lot. Trunk or Treat.
New Brunswick: Oct 31st 5 to 7 pm. Held by Unity Square and the New Brunswick 4-H at Lord Sterling School. Trunk or Treat.
Old Bridge: Oct. 29th 11am to 2pm. Old Bridge Municipal Complex. Halloween Spooktakular and Trunk or Treat, hayrides, arts & crafts, seasonal games, prizes and more! For more info call 732-721-5600 ext 402
Parlin: Oct. 30th 5pm. Superhero Schoolhouse. Trunk or Treat.
Pennington: Oct 28th 6pm to 8pm. The Youth Warehouse. Trunk or Treat, bouncy house, DJ and food trucks.
Perth Amboy: Oct. 29th 2pm to 4pm. Sadowski Parkway. Trunk or treat, costume contest, family fun, music and games.
Raritan: Oct. 15th 11am to 3pm. Rehab At River’s Edge. Trunk or Treat, Family Fun, Petting Zoo, Vendor Sales, & Candy.
Sayreville: Oct 27th 6:30pm. Borough Hall Football Field and Track. Trunk or Treat.
Somerset: Oct. 29th 1pm to 3pm. Middlebush Park. Trunk or Treat, games, crafts, prizes, costume contest and pumpkin decorating.
Somerset: Oct. 29th 1pm to 6pm. John’s Plaza Parking Lot, 718 Hamilton St. Trunk or Treat.
South Plainfield: Oct. 28th 6 to 9pm. Franklin Elementary School. Trunk or Treat.
South Plainfield: Oct. 30th 2pm to 3:30pm. Taking place at the Left Side of High School Parking Lot. DJ, bake sale, games, prizes.
South River: Oct. 31st 4pm – 5:30pm. Saint Mary’s Church parking lot. Trunk or Treat.
Spotswood: Oct. 31st 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Spotswood High School. Awards for best decorated trunks and costumes, and there’s pizza too.
Woodbridge: Oct 23rd 1:30 to 3:30pm. Woodbridge Community Center Parking Lot. Trunk or treat costume contest.
Woodbridge: Oct. 28th 5pm to 11pm. Woodbridge High School. Trunk or Treat.