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Make It Boston: Crafty Halloween events around town

Posted by Melissa Massello  October 30, 2013 02:00 PM

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Photo credit: via Friends of Fort Point Channel

Halloween isn't just about costumes and candy; it's also about being crafty. Sometimes the holiday feels like it's just for trick or treating with the kiddos or bar hopping dressed as sexy Hulk Hogan. Never fear, DIYers! There are fun Halloween events for you, too.

Pumpkin Pageant
Thursday October 31, Noon to 4 p.m.
Boston Children's Museum
Boston, MA

There's no swimsuit competition, but local Fort Point companies vie for your votes in the 10th Annual Pumpkin Pageant, sponsored by The Friends of Fort Point Channel.

Handmade Halloween Mocktail Party
Thursday October 31, 6 p.m.
Gather Here
Cambridge, MA
Pay what you can

The craft haven's annual Halloween party serves up snacks, mocktails, and prizes while you show off your crafty costume.

Spooky Story Slam
Thursday October 31, 8 p.m.
Puppet Showplace Theatre
Brookline, MA
$10 ($8 for members)

Join massmouth for a scary story throwdown by the pros, followed by real tales of the occult and supernatural by audience members.


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About the Authors

Melissa Massello is a newspaper journalist turned startup junkie and lifelong Bostonian who prides herself on her do-it-yourself attitude. From making her prom dress out More »
Tara Bellucci is a Boston-based writer that lives for fonts, food, and flea market finds. Whether decorating jars of her homemade jam for The Boston More »

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