The holidays are going to be different this year, but that doesn’t mean they can’t still be fun! We’ve compiled a list of the best ways to celebrate Halloween, at socially distanced pumpkin patches, spooky online virtual events, haunted outdoor walking tours and more. Check out our picks for the best Halloween events in NYC this year!

1. See the Spooky Victorian Mansions of Flatbush

Untapped New York’s Victorian Mansions of Flatbush walking tour is extra special around Halloween as many of the homes are decked out in spooky decorations! Join expert guide, Jeremy Wilcox, for a walk through this historic Brooklyn neighborhood that is chock full of gorgeous 19th-century homes.

You will be guided through three centuries of Flatbush history, from the neighborhood’s 17th-century Dutch colonial roots through its 19th-century residential growth and its population boom of working-class immigrant communities in the 20th century. Don’t forget to bring your camera because you will want to capture the stunning architecture of residences like the Japanese House and other gems you will visit!