Check Out These Haunted Attractions Near Your Rivington Apartment

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Halloween is right around the corner and there’s no better way to get in the spooky spirit than to head to one of the South Orange area’s many haunted houses, hay rides and mazes, all of which will make you pretty thrilled to head back to your Rivington apartment late at night.

If you’re ready to get scared in prep for October 31 – even if that means indulging in some red food coloring, rubber masks and ripped clothing – then don’t miss these local haunted spots when you’re looking for something fun to do this weekend.

New York Haunted Hayride, located at 20 Island Park, New York which is about 30 minutes from your Rivington apartment, convinced Mark Cuban to make the largest investment in Shark Tank history and returns for its third year with a brutal and haunting program that has tripled in growth.

After 8 years of sending Los Angelenos into the woods for the most horrifying experience in town, the Haunted Hayride has become the most popular Halloween attraction in the county and now, in its third year in NYC, all the stops are being pulled as this year’s attraction offers a higher octane horror experience of psychopathic fun.

Blood Manor, located at 163 Varick St, New York which is 15 minutes from your Rivington apartment, is comprised of approximately 5,000 square feet of themed rooms, corridors, and a labyrinth of passageways designed to maximize one’s fears.

Blood Manor is designed to be the most intense, creepy and scream-inducing haunted attraction in the tri-state area. It is a walk-through attraction that has a flexible timed entry system for Halloween, minimizing wait times.


New York Haunted Hayride

20 Island Park, New York, NY 10035

(302) 751-5747


Blood Manor

163 Varick St, New York, NY 10013

(212) 290-2825


Visit These Local Costume Shops Before Halloween

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Halloween is right around the corner, and whether you’re six or sixty, there’s no reason not to get decked out in your best costume – October 31 is your one opportunity to throw those business suits to the wayside and be who you always wanted to be!

Around Hoboken, there are tons of costume shops – some that pop up right in time for the holiday – so that you can look your best as a ghost, vampire, witch and more. Read on to find out which local costume shops you should scour for that perfect outfit.

Fun Ghoul, located at 155 Park Ave, Rutherford which is about 20 minutes from your Rivington apartment, is a costume store with an ample array of theatrical and custom apparel, plus makeup, props and rentals.

Fun Ghoul’s high-end rental department has over 6,000 theatrical and period costumes. Their costume company is open year-round and is a great resource for schools, theatre companies, movie, commercial and corporate productions, and can meet all of your costume needs.

Party City, located at 3149 Kennedy Boulevard, North Bergen which is about 15 minutes from your Rivington apartment, is a retail chain stocking a wide range of themed party supplies, plus costumes and holiday decorations.

With over 850 stores in the United States, Party City is the nation’s largest holiday retailer, offering a huge selection of general and seasonal supplies. They’ve been in the holiday business for thirty years, growing from a single location to a well-known national chain.


Fun Ghoul

155 Park Ave, Rutherford, NJ 07070

(201) 460-1489


Party City

3149 Kennedy Boulevard, North Bergen, NJ 07047

(201) 865-0040