HASTINGS HOUSE HALLOWEEN PARTY. Saturday, Oct. 26, 6 to 10 p.m., 14 Oak St., Beverly Farms. Annual Halloween Party features craft tables for all ages in the gym, DJ, a House of Horrors in the basement(doors open at 7 p.m.), cash bar for adults, and homemade food and appetizers. $5 for adults and children. http://www.beverlyfarms.org/index.shtml.
MASQUERADE PARTY. Saturday, Oct. 26, 7 to 10 p.m., Marblehead Arts Association, 8 Hooper St., Marblehead. Evening of mysterious entertainment with the Marblehead Arts Association. “Haunted” mansion will reveal spirits from the past, and the pirate “Worms” and his band of rogues will swap lies, sing rude songs, tell fortunes and recruit future shipmates. Event includes food by Christopher’s Café; music in the ballroom by DJ BenT from Murphy Music; and wine, beer and a specialty cocktail (cash bar). Masks are encouraged, and costumes are welcomed, but not required; prizes awarded for best mask and costume. $35 ticket, available at www.marbleheadarts.org.
ED EMBERLEY HALLOWEEN PROGRAM. Sunday, Oct. 27, 1 to 3 p.m., Wenham Museum, 132 Main St., Wenham. Children ages 3 and up can dress up and come to the museum for an afternoon of spooky fun, ghoulish games, and creepy crafts. Author Ed Emberley returns to sign copies of his new book, “Nighty Night, Little Green Monster.” wenhammuseum.org, 978-468-2377.
CHILDREN’S HALLOWEEN PARTY. Tuesday, Oct. 29, 3:45 to 5 p.m., Boxford Town Library, 10 Elm St., Boxford. The Friends of the Boxford Library will hold its annual Halloween Party for Kids. Come in costume, enjoy treats and crafts, and hear seasonal storytelling by Mark Binder. 978-887-7323.
BOO BASH. Tuesday, Oct. 29, 4:30 to 7 p.m., Northshore Mall, lower level Nordstrom wing, 210 Andover St., Peabody. Celebrate Halloween at Northshore Mall’s Boo Bash event, featuring Halloween photos, arts and crafts, prizes and giveaways, costume parade around the mall, and more. Children should arrived dressed in costume. www.Facebook.com/NorthshoreMall.