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Toms River Fire Company #1 Halloween Parade

October 317:00 pm
Main and Washington Streets, Toms River, , , ,

Join 100.1 WJRZ as we lead the 81st Toms River Fire Company #1 Halloween Parade on Thursday, October 31st starting at 7pm (rain date Friday, November 1).

That’s right Wednesday, October 31, 2019 marks the 81st TRFC #1 Halloween Parade in Downtown Toms River. Reported 2nd Largest Halloween Parade in the world per Guinness Book of World Records, with 11 walking divisions and 9 motorized divisions.

Enjoy 2 miles of fabulous floats, live music and great costumes. Get your costumes and floats ready. For parades rules, regulations and registration info, visit

There is no pre-registration. All participants must register in person at the firehouse at 26 Robbins Street in Toms River on October 31st from 8am to 4pm.

Registration fee is Free – Donations are welcome.

Parade formation and start is the Toms River Shopping Center on the corner of Rt. 37 and Rt. 166 (Main Street). The parade travels south on Main Street turning left onto Washington Street. The parade ends at the intersection of Washington Street and Hooper Avenue.

The 81st annual parade is hosted by Toms River Volunteer Fire Company No 1.

The parade will be starting at Main Street & Highland Parkway. All spectators are asked to line your chairs up south of that intersection to give the floats enough room to pull onto Main Street. Downtown streets will be closing at 5:30pm. All chairs should be put out on the day of the parade. Make sure you secure them down in case of wind.

Made possible with support from Christian Pools, 968 Fischer Boulevard in Toms River. “Because nothing is as cool as a pool.”