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Trick-or-Treating at Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
Alexandria, Virginia 22121

Collect candy around the historic grounds, and celebrate Halloween with 18th-century entertainment and activities.

Celebrate Halloween with 18th-century entertainment and activities.

  • Collect candy in your special Mount Vernon treats bag around the historic grounds.
  • Watch Halloween-themed Punch & Judy shows at 2:30 & 4 p.m. on the Bowling Green.
  • Watch and learn about 18th-century magic in the Upper Garden at 3:30 & 5:00 p.m.
  • See an 18th-century chocolate-making demonstration and sample a chocolate treat (while supplies last) on the 12-Acre Field.
  • Learn about 18th-century wool carding along the South Lane.
  • Watch sparks fly at the Blacksmith Shop.
  • Enjoy musical entertainment on the Bowling Green.
  • Find out about our Hog Island sheep, a breed dating back to Washington’s time, at the Stables.
  • Take photos at a straw bale selfie station on the Bowling Green.
  • Visit the Discovery Station on the 12-Acre Field to learn about Washington’s Spies and pick up a craft bag to go.

Trick-or-Treating at Mount Vernon takes place rain or shine.

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