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Gracie Mansion Halloween

Photo of Halloween Costumes of Wonder Woman and Clark Kent

Graphic of pumpkins and a cat

Gracie Mansion Halloween

Saturday, October 30, 2021 and Sunday, October 31, 2021

Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray are excited to invite you to the 2021 Gracie Mansion Halloween event! Guests will embark on a 30-minute outdoor haunted experience, enjoy tricks and treats, and leave with joyful memories to share.

Saturday, October 30 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sunday, October 31 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Guests may reserve up to four (4) tickets by registering online or by calling 311. This event is open to New York City residents as determined by borough. Tickets are available on a first come, first served basis.  Space is limited.  Registration for timed-entry admission is required. We expect the entire experience will last 30 minutes. All guests must present a ticket (preferably on a mobile device) upon arrival. Tickets may not be sold, reassigned, or transferred.

All tickets have been claimed.

Event Details


Gracie Mansion, 88th Street and East End Avenue, New York, NY 10028. This event will take place outdoors. Barring extreme weather, this event will happen rain or shine.

This event is suitable for children ages 6 - 10. Minors attending the event must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. A child must accompany all attendees. Registrants must be at least 18 years old to claim tickets.

Photo ID
A valid photo ID for guests over eighteen (18) (e.g. driver’s license, passport, IDNYC) is required. Guests under eighteen (18) do not need ID.

Photography & Video Recording
Guests are permitted to take photographs or film record.


Gracie Mansion’s Halloween décor and festivities are financially supported by Bank of Ireland, Catsimatidis Foundation, Discovery, Inc., and Whole Foods Market.

In-kind support provided by Children’s Museum of Manhattan, Cabot Creamery Cooperative, Clem Snacks Inc., Gristedes, Hasbro, LEGO Brand Retail, Liberty Coca-Cola Beverages, Mars Wrigley, Materials for the Arts-a program of the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, Mayor’s Office of Community Mental Health, MUD-Make-up Designory, New York Apple Association, Nickelodeon, NYC Department of Citywide Administrative Services, Party City, Scholastic, THIRTEEN, and Wildlife Conservation Society.


Are tickets for sale?
No. Tickets are not for sale and there is no fee to register or attend. Tickets may not be sold, reassigned, or transferred.

Do children need tickets?
Yes. Each individual guest, including children, requires a ticket to attend this event.

Do I need to print my tickets?
No. Tickets may also be presented on a mobile device. All guests must present a ticket (preferably on a mobile device) upon arrival.

COVID-19 Protocol

  • Attendees who are age 12 or over must present proof of COVID-19 vaccination to enter the NYC Gracie Mansion Halloween Event. Proof of vaccination includes at least one dose of a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) or World Health Organization (WHO) approved COVID-19 vaccine. These are Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca/Oxford, Sinopharm or Sinovac.

  • All attendees who are vaccinated, and medically able to tolerate a face-covering, are strongly encouraged to wear one for the duration of the event.

  • Persons who are unable to get vaccinated because of a disability or medical exemption will be required to:
    • Present proof of a negative COVID PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) test taken within 72 hours prior to the event;
    • Unvaccinated individuals who are 2 and older, and medically able to tolerate a face-covering, must wear one for the entire duration of the event.

To find a free vaccination site, go to or call 877-VAX-4-NYC (877-829-4692). If you’re interested in scheduling an in-home vaccination, please register here or call the number above.

To find a testing site near you, visit NYC Health + Hospitals Test & Trace Corps - Testing.