Things to do in Westfield: Addamsfest is back!!

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Addamsfest is back for a fourth time in Westfield!!!

Celebrating the life of Westfield’s own Charles Addams, the famous cartoonist who created the Addams Family; the town-wide festivities honor his talent and the characters inspired by his hometown.

During the month of October, Westfield is transformed into a celebration featuring exciting activities and events worthy of the beloved spooky and cooky characters that Addams created.

The entertaining calendar of events includes:

The Wicked Windows of Westfield: take a walk through Downtown throughout October and enjoy the storefronts that have been transformed into fun Halloween displays

Haunt your House Contest: open to all town Residents, judging starts on October 8th

The Floating Addams Family House on Mindowaskin Pond: throughout October




Complements: The Art of Charles Addams and Suzanne Heilmann: Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from October 8 - October 31 at The Rialto Theater

Charlie's Ale Garden: Saturday, October 16, 6:00 - 11:00PM, outdoors at the Westfield Armory (Rain date: Sunday, October 17, 5:00 - 10:00PM) – tickets must be purchased in advance (Sold Out)

Addams Family Fun Day: Sunday, October 17, Quimby Street

The Hidden Addams: The Origins of Charles Addams’ Artistry: Wednesday, October 20, 7:00 PM at the James Ward Mansion

Dudley's Drive-In: Friday, October 22 (Rain date: Friday, October 29)

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