These include placing bowls or treat bags on front steps, driveway or sidewalk rather than handing treats directly to children; limiting group sizes; maintaining proper distancing; and wearing appropriate face covering. Residents are advised to place a table at the end of their driveway or walkway with treats placed in individual bags. Halloween Ragamuffin Parade and Celebration. BEACHWOOD Trick-or-treating hours will be 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31. Mon - Sat: 10 AM - 9 PMSunday: 11 AM - 6 PM, There is no higher priority than the health and wellness of our guests, employees, retailers, and community members. .” and referred residents to the state Department of Health safety guidelines. Thank you for your cooperation. . On Halloween, Saturday, Oct. 31, the city will present a “Marathon of Past Linden Halloween Parades” on Linden TV Channel 36/42 starting at 8 a.m. MOUNTAINSIDE The Union County Great Pumpkin Sail is scheduled for Nov. 1 and 2 at Echo Lake Park with four 45-minute sessions starting at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $12-$16 per family. For information, call 908-236-2425. A family “Trick or Trail” will be conducted from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, with reserved time slots. GLEN RIDGE Traditional trick-or-treating where treats are handed to children who go door to door will not be allowed from Oct. 29 to Nov. 1. The annual trunk-or-treat, though, has been canceled for 2020. Drive-thru events are permitted. Click here for some safety tips and recommendations from the state Department of Health. PEAPACK-GLADSTONE The state Department of Health’s Halloween 2020 Celebration Guidance information sheet has been posted on the municipal website. DEPTFORD Trick-or-treating hours are 3 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31. UNION The township will host its annual trunk-or-treat 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24, at the Jefferson School parking lot, 155 Hilton Ave. in Vauxhall. With friends or by yourself, get moving around a mall that welcomes walkers. All candy will be pre-bagged and placed into buckets. Visit watchungnj.gov. Everyone is required to wear a mask, even under a Halloween mask. Restrictions apply. Please use our doors marked with a green arrow for entry and red arrows for exit to help aid in social distancing. Supplies will be provided and prizes and goodie bags will be distributed. The township is hosting a pumpkin-carving contest and drive-thru display. WOODLAND PARK The borough’s recreation calendar lists the Halloween parade will take place 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 24, at Dowling Gardens, corner of McBride Avenue and Dowling Parkway. DELRAN Mayor Ken Paris posts: “With the number of coronavirus cases rising, residents participating in Halloween activities should be very careful. BAY HEAD Trick-or-treating will be permitted to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31 and the borough has posted a printable sign on its website that residents can hang on their door to welcome trick-or-treaters. LODI The borough has posted a guideline of Halloween safety tips on its webpage. Trunk-and-treat will be offered at the American Legion, ACS and Beechwood parking lots. Save $250 on any iPhone, including the new iPhone 12. MULLICA The township will allow trick-or-treating from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31. CLOSTER Mayor John Glidden reported trick-or-treating “will need to be celebrated quite differently this year as we continue our due diligence in the battle with COVID-19.” He referred residents to the state Department of Health guidelines. 10 AM - 9 PM, 1750 Deptford Center RoadDeptford, NJ 08096 LITTLE FALLS There is a “honk-or-treat” planned at the library, 8 Warren St., from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, with a curbside distribution of treats. JEFFERSON The mayor has posted an online Halloween message outlining the township health department’s guidelines on celebrating the holiday. Owned and managed by Macerich, it is the county's only indoor regional shopping center.The mall is anchored by Boscov's, Dick's Sporting Goods, JCPenney, and Macy's and has over 160 stores. 10 AM - 9 PM. Registration is required at cityofrahway.org/halloween. MEDFORD Shawnee High School in Medford will host a trunk-or-treating event from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 24, at the school, 600 Tabernacle Road. The city has posted a short video with some safety tips on its Facebook page. Winners in various categories will be announced at 12:30 p.m. FLEMINGTON The borough Police and OEM conducted an online “do you plan to participate in trick-or-treating this year?” survey on its Facebook page in “trying to figure out how to make Halloween a success in this very unique year.” It is distributing free “We Have Candy” signs for residents who want to participate in trick-or-treating and trick-or-treat hours have been extended to 3-8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, to “help encourage social distancing.”. SADDLE BROOK The state Department of Health’s Halloween 2020 Celebration Guidance information sheet has been posted on the municipal website. LONG BRANCH The state Department of Health guidelines for safe trick-or-treating are posted on the city’s web page. There will be a juvenile curfew enforced Friday and Saturday, Oct. 30-31, from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. HIGHTSTOWN The borough has posted the state Department of Health Halloween celebration guidance notice on its website. UPPER DEERFIELD Designated trick-or-treating hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31. HOPE The township web page reported on Oct. 8: “We are moving forward with our annual Halloween Celebrations on Saturday, Oct. 31.”. Our journalism needs your support now. NEW PROVIDENCE Trick or treating will be permitted in the borough from 4:30 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 31. The event will be held in the Summit Village Green beginning 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 24, with a rain date of Oct. 25. PRINCETON The Arts Council of Princeton’s annual Hometown Halloween Parade is not scheduled this year. We are accepting a limited number of appointments to assist our customers in maintaining connectivity of their Xfinity services. VERNON The township’s annual trunk-or-treat has been modified to a “Halloween trick-or-trail,” where participants will register for a time slot to walk around the playground area at Maple Grange Park to view decorated tables and collect Halloween treats. 10 AM - 9 PM. Phil Murphy has opened the door to trick-or-treaters throughout New Jersey, declaring that local communities can go ahead with their Halloween celebrations. The recreation department also is accepting entries for its Halloween “Festive Pet” and “Scariest House” contests. GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP is holding a Halloween house decorating contest and noted on its Facebook page: “While Gloucester Township is not banning trick-or-treaters going door to door, the township strongly encourages residents to use their best judgment and practice the recommended safety measures like wearing a cloth or surgical masks under Halloween masks and maintaining social distancing while walking the neighborhoods between the hours of 2 and 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31.”. WATCHUNG The township Recreation Commission is sponsoring a pumpkin decorating contest for residents from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24 at Mobus Field. Families might want to do ‘one-way trick-or-treating’ — where individually wrapped goodie bags are lined up for children to grab and go while social distancing from other families.” Residents can leave goodies at the end of their driveway or edge of their yard and wave to the children from their porch. Masks and social distancing will be enforced. RAHWAY The city’s Halloween Parade and Monster Mash are canceled, but local residents are invited to stop by outside the Rahway Recreation Center on Saturday, Oct. 31, from noon to 3 p.m. to pick up a bag of treats and take a selfie to enter into a virtual costume contest at halloween@cityofrahway.com. BAYONNE The city has canceled its annual Halloween parade but will have a Halloween costume contest for local children ages 2-14 at 16th Street Park 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31. DUNELLEN The 72nd annual Halloween Parade for borough children at Columbia Park is scheduled for noon Saturday, Oct. 31. 1750 deptford center road. Masks should be worn and social distancing measures should be followed. Please consult the FAQ below for answers to common questions and guidelines for your visit. The borough has a 9 p.m. Halloween curfew from Oct. 23 to Oct. 31. Add exciting new shops - like Francesca's Collections, Vans, Starbucks, House of Hoops by Foot Locker - to a winning mix of department stores including Boscov's, JCPenney, Macy's and Sears. WESTVILLE Trick-or-treat hours will be 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31. CAPE MAY The city has canceled this year’s Halloween parade. FAIR HAVEN The borough plans to observe Halloween following CDC guidelines. Call 732-390-6797. The police department Facebook page has posted the state Department of Health Halloween guidelines. VISIT. Trick-or-treating hours on Saturday, Oct. 31, are 3 to 9 p.m. PALMYRA The annual Halloween parade is canceled but the borough Halloween Committee has established “build a scarecrow” and house-decorating contests. Residents who “would prefer not to have trick-or-treaters at your home this year because of COVID-19” are urged to put signs on their front door to indicate such.