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Fallback Friday: 14th Annual North End Spooktacular Halloween Party

Thanksgiving may be around the corner, but for this “Fallback Friday,” we’re taking a few steps back to reminisce about the 14th annual North End Neighborhood Halloween party! Sponsored by Boston Center for Youth and Families (BCYF) Nazzaro Center, the City of Boston and the North End Music & Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) partnered up Read More…

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Neighborhood Service Center Halloween Party [Photos]

The ABCD North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC) held its Halloween party on Friday, October 25th. To round out the sweets, staff prepared a healthful meal of salad, pork, and veggies. Special thanks go to the North End Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, in particular Mr. Sami Almadi, Administrator/Executive Director; Mr. Edmond Cormier, Admissions Read More…

Event Notices

14th Annual ROC Teen Saturday Halloween Carnival Nov. 2

Please note, this event was originally scheduled for Thursday, October 31 but was moved to Saturday, November 2 due to weather. The Recovery Outreach Community (ROC) Teen Saturday program will host its 14th annual Haunted Halloween Carnival on Saturday, November 2 at the Nazzaro Playground from 12pm – 4pm. There will be rides, a bounce Read More…

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Neighborhood Photo: No Parking Except for Witches

Happy Halloween! It’s that time of the year on Copp’s Hill when a parking violation not only results in a fine, but also in a curse and hex message. Photo submitted by Thomas Schiavoni. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on Send in your photos using our Submit a Post form, via email to or tag  @northend.waterfront on Instagram. Please Read More…

Event Notices Kids & Families

Post Trick-or-Treat Halloween Party

Join Boston Community Collaborative for a post trick-or-treat Halloween pizza party at Filippo’s Ristorante, 283 Causeway Street, starting at 7:30 p.m. on October 31st. This event is intended to provide a fun, safe, warm activity for kids aging up in the neighborhood. Aimed at kids age 9 and up with a parent or caregiver. Read Read More…

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Teal Pumpkin Project Trick-or-Treating Returns to the North End

This Halloween, the North End Waterfront Mothers’ / Fathers’ Association (NEWMA) is once again sponsoring neighborhood trick-or-treating on Wednesday, October 31, beginning at 3:30 p.m. In order for the holiday be a wholly inclusive celebration, NEWMA is encouraging both residents and local businesses to participate in the Teal Pumpkin Project. This is a nationwide movement by the Food Allergy Read More…

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Photo Gallery: 68th North End Halloween Parade & Party

Aliens and spacemen, princesses and princes, villains and superheroes: all sorts of spooky and fantastical characters took over the North End streets on Saturday afternoon. Hosted by the Madonna Della Cava Society and the Mayor’s Office, children and adults alike dressed up in their best Halloween costumes for the 68th North End Halloween Parade and Read More…

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Halloween Happenings: Your 2019 Guide to a Spook-tacular Time!

Looking to get in on all the Halloween fun this year? The North End / Waterfront has tons of events lined up for you and the whole family (your pets too!) Plan your costume carefully and read on below for your ultimate guide to Halloween 2019. Friday, October 25 12:30PM: ABCD North End / West End Read More…

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4th Annual Halloween Party at Trattoria Il Panino

Join us on October 31st for our 4th Annual Halloween Party. Think you have the best Halloween costume? Join us for our costume contest! Winner will receive $1000! All proceeds will benefit Allergy Awareness. Doors Open : 10 P.M. Trattoria Il Panino, 280 Hanover Street, Boston’s North End

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Cryptic Stories Tour with Old North Church

Love history, Halloween, and hearing stories from the past? Searching for a ghostly good time to get into the spirit of the holiday? Join us October 29, 30, 31, or November 1 for our seasonal Cryptic Stories experience. This otherworldly guided tour offers exclusive access to Copp’s Hill Burying Ground and the crypt of the Old North Church. Read More…