* EVENT ADVISORY *
2019 HALLOWEEN HAPPENINGS AT STEW LEONARD’S FARMINGDALE STORE
Stew Leonard’s Farmingdale store announces the Halloween Happenings it is hosting throughout the month of October 2019.
Kids Hay Maze – Free!
Kids of all ages will delight in Stew Leonard’s Hay Maze, located under the tent in Stew Leonard’s Pumpkin Patch. The Hay Maze is open every day in October from 8:00 A.M. until dark. This free, family-friendly hay maze is festively decorated with pumpkins, scarecrows, and corn stalks. Families are also welcome to snap photos of their little ones in the Pumpkin Patch.
Halloween Hay Bale Theater
This October 2019, Stew’s in Farmingdale will host an open-air Hay Bale Theater to show a free children’s Halloween-themed movie! Complimentary juice and popcorn are served to all. The movies begin at 6:00 P.M., with seating opening at 5:30 P.M. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.
The movies will be shown Friday, October 4 and Friday, October 18. For movie titles and additional information, please see in-store. To register for these free movie nights, please visit www.Eventbrite.com and search for Stew Leonard’s in Farmingdale. Tickets will be available starting on September 15, 2019. All customers are kindly asked to register for their free tickets in advance.
Book Signing & Wand Making with Steve Simmons, author of Alice and Greta
Local Connecticut author Steve Simmons will be on hand to sign copies of his debut picture book, Alice and Greta, about two young witches who learn the timeless message that a good deed always triumphs over a bad one. A bewitching tale for children ages 3-7, this inspiring story is enhanced by Cyd Moore’s playful illustrations of Alice and Greta as they cast spells at Miss Mildew’s School of Magic. Former President Jimmy Carter noted, “The clever story and whimsical illustrations in Alice and Greta will delight children, with a good lesson about getting along with others.” Stew Leonard’s will sell the book for $11.99 each or 2 for $22 during the event.
The first 100 children at the book signing event can also make their very own Alice and Greta-themed magic wand! Two Stew Leonard’s Team Members will be dressed as the book’s main characters and will guide the children through the craft using colorful tulle and glitter ribbons. No purchase of the book is necessary to participate in the craft. The cost to make a wand is $2 per child.
The event will take place on Saturday, October 12 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Stew Leonard’s in Farmingdale.
Trick or Treat
On Wednesday, October 23, 2019 children are invited to dress in their costumes and come to Stew Leonard’s to go trick or treating throughout the store from 4:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. Children can pick up a map from Customer Service and use the map to find treats throughout the store. To register for this free Trick or Treat event, please visit www.Eventbrite.com and search for Stew Leonard’s in Farmingdale. Tickets will be available starting on September 15, 2019. All customers are kindly asked to register for their free tickets in advance.
Halloween Costume Party
Join the team at Stew Leonard’s of Farmingdale for a Halloween Costume Party, with a special appearance by WOW the Cow! Guests can enjoy arts & crafts, games, food, and tons of fun! The party will be held on Friday, October 25, 2019 at 6 p.m. Tickets are $12.99/each for children age 11 and under and $14.99/each for attendees age 12 and up, including adults. Seating is limited; tickets can be purchased via Eventbrite.com by searching for Stew Leonard’s of Farmingdale starting on September 15, 2019.
Stew Leonard’s Barkfest
This Halloween, dogs are invited to Stew Leonard’s for a howling good time at the store’s first Barkfest event on October 26, 2019! Customers may bring their pups dressed in their best Halloween costumes and enter for their chance to win a Bubba’s Barkery Gift Basket valued at $100, which contains fresh dog treats made in-house at Stew Leonard’s. To enter a dog, shoppers are kindly asked to bring a small bag or can of dog food and all collected dog food will be donated to a local pet shelter. In Farmingdale, the event will begin at 4 p.m. and a winner will be selected by a panel of Stew Leonard’s judges by 5 p.m. For complete rules, please see in-store.
On Halloween day, Thursday, October 31, 2019 children who come to the store in their costumes will receive a free small ice cream cup or cone.
Stew Leonard’s, 261 Airport Plaza, Farmingdale, NY 11735
Store Phone: (516) 962-8210
Meghan Bell, Stew Leonard’s, 203.750.6107 or [email protected]