The Harvard Square Business Association invites all ghouls, goblins, witches and their friends to Harvard Scare for a weekend of wicked good fun! There’ll be movies, parties, and of course, tricks and treats, and more.
Here are just a few of the Harvard Scare events:
BoConcept Cambridge -Urban Danish Design, HRH King Hamlet of Denmark (Ghost) will be sitting in our Regal Harvard Chair on our front window giving away Royal Danish chocolates from the house of Anthon Berg (by appointment to the royal Danish court)! You can the ghostly royal on Sunday October 30th and Monday October 31st from 4:00 -6:00 pm. BoConcept will also be offering plenty of treats throughout the weekend.
- Saturday 10/29
Special Matinee! THE ADDAMS FAMILY at 4:00 PM–tickets are $8.00-$9.00
Stephen King’s PET SEMATARY at 7:00 PM / Double Feature with Premiere Screening! UNEARTHED & UNTOLD: THE PATH TO PET SEMATARY at 9:00 PM–tickets are $8.00 to $9.00 for single show or $11.00 to $13.00 for double feature
- Sunday 10/30
Live Musical Score! NOSFERATU at 4:30 PM–tickets are $12.00-$15.00
- Monday 10/31
Free Screening & Discussion! THE BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN at 6:00 PM
New Restoration! Recorded Intro by Director John Carpenter! HALLOWEEN at 8:30 PM
Dado Tea will be giving out candy Saturday, Sunday and Monday.
From October 28th – 31st, El Jefe’s Taqueria will have choco flan in Halloween colors, pumpkin horchata and will be giving out candies for Trick or Treaters all weekend long. On November 2nd, we’re having a Day of the Dead/1year celebration from 5-8pm.
Join us for a Halloween Festival, Saturday, October 29th from 1pm – 3pm. Games, crafts, pumpkin decorating, face painting, trick or treat trail, snacks and MORE. Come in Costume.
*Ages 8 and under; Event will be on Palmer Street weather permitting; Rain Location: Lower Level Book Building
New School of Music
The New School of Music will be holding their annual “Trick or Treat to the Beat” event on Saturday, 10/29, from 5-6:30 pm. There will be trick-or-treating in the studio spaces, a Halloween sing-along, and an instrument petting zoo. This event is usually popular and best for families with children.
Come by Origins and enjoy some Witches Brew and pick a Spooktacular sample bag from their Jackolantern.
the red house
the red house will be running 50 cent Island Creek Oyster from noon till 6 pm and a $ 1 after that throughout Harvard Scare weekend.
Robert Paul Properties
Come to Robert Paul Properties on Friday, October 28th from 4pm to 8pm for candy, fun costumes and spooky music.
Salt & Olive
Salt & Olive will be doing hot sauce tastings all Harvard Scare weekend. Try the Zombie Repellent Hot Sauce and the Dragon Repellent Hot Sauce! There will be plenty of candy given away on Monday, October 31st.
Shake Shack will be offering the Shackenstein Milkshake, made with chocolate cake and marshmallow all weekend. On Monday, they will be handing out candy to all trick or treaters!