1. Shahi Palace, located at 680 Amboy Ave., in Woodbridge, will host a lavish masquerade Halloween party at 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31. Music, prizes, and a costume contest will be held.
2. Donate blood at the Knights of Columbus, Council 5088 at 109 Morrisey Ave. in Avenel on Saturday, Nov. 2 and be entered into a sweepstakes for a pair of Superbowl tickets. The drive begins at 10 a.m.
2. JJ Bitting will host their annual Halloween Bash on Saturday, Nov. 2. Come for dinner, stay for live music and a costume contest.