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Halloween Events

Check out San Diego's 2014 Halloween activities. We are constantly adding to this list. Please check back periodically for more listings. The events are presented in chronological order. If you'd like to add your event to our list, please submit the event.

Bates Nut Farm Annual Pumpkin Patch

Promotional photo for the annual Pumpkin Patch at Bates Nut Farm. Courtesy of Bates Nut Farm.

Ongoing until Friday, October 31, 2014

Over 50 years of fall traditions and memories have been created at the Bates Nut Farm Pumpkin Patch. Family and friends enjoy the tractor hayrides, straw maze, petting corral and pony rides.

The Haunted Hotel (September 26 - November 1, 2014)

Promotional graphic for the Haunted Hotel.

Friday, September 26, 2014, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Hotel, located downtown in the Gaslamp District, is the longest running haunted house in San Diego. It was named by Haunt World Magazine as one of the top 13 haunted houses in America.

The Haunted Trail Of Balboa Park (September 26 – November 1, 2014)

Promotional photo for the Haunted Trail of Balboa Park.

Friday, September 26, 2014, 7 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Located in San Diego’s world famous Balboa Park, The Haunted Trail is a stroll through the park you will never forget. Visitors, watch your back.

The Scream Zone 2014 (September 26 – November 1, 2014)

Promotional graphic for The Scream Zone 2014. Courtesy of The Scream Zone.

Friday, September 26, 2014, 7 p.m. to midnight

The Scream Zone is considered among the goriest, scariest, and screaming-est fright fests in the darkened corners of Southern California. We invite you to please be our guest, that is, if you have the nerve!

SeaWorld San Diego’s 2014 Halloween Spooktacular

Promotional graphic of Halloween Spooktacular, weekends Sept. 27th - Oct. 26th, at SeaWorld San Diego. Courtesy of SeaWorld San Diego.

Ongoing until Sunday, October 26, 2014

Enjoy silly spooky shows, fun-fishy activities and photo ops with wacky characters. Grab gobs of ghoulish goodies and so much more! Come in costume with the kids and have fun trick-or-treating!

Pumpkin Station Chula Vista 2014

Promotional photo for the 2014 Chula Vista Pumpkin Station. Courtesy of Pumpkin Station.

Ongoing until Friday, October 31, 2014

All Aboard! Let the adventure begin at the Chula Vista Pumpkin Station September 27th through October 31st.

Pumpkin Station El Cajon 2014

Promotional graphic for the 2014 El Cajon Pumpkin Station. Courtesy of Pumpkin Station.

Ongoing until Friday, October 31, 2014

All Aboard! Let the adventure begin at the El Cajon Pumpkin Station, September 27th through October 31st.

Pumpkin Station National City 2014

Promotional photo for the 2014 National City Pumpkin Patch. Courtesy of Pumpkin Station.

Ongoing until Friday, October 31, 2014

All Aboard! Let the adventure begin at the National City Pumpkin Station, September 27th through October 31st.

Pumpkin Station Del Mar 2014

Promotional graphic for the 2014 Del Mar Pumpkin Station. Courtesy of Pumpkin Station.

Ongoing until Friday, October 31, 2014

All Aboard! Let the adventure begin at the Del Mar Pumkin Station, September 27th - October 31st.

International Harvest Dance Festival

Promotional graphic for the International Harvest Dance Festival taking place September 27th and 28th, 2014.

Saturday, September 27, 2014, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The event is FREE and features free dance lessons, dance performances, folk arts and craft vendors plus food and beverages.

Pumpkin Patch At Mountain Valley Ranch

Promotional graphic for the 2014 Pumpkin Patch at Mountain Valley Ranch. Courtesy of Mountain Valley Ranch.

Ongoing until Friday, October 31, 2014

Meander through our fertile fields that yield a wide variety of colorful pumpkins and gourds. Select and pick your choice of pumpkin or shop inside the cool comfort of our barn & enjoy our Corn Maze and Corn Cannon! (Sept. 29 - Oct. 31)

Fran's Original Farm Stand Pumpkin Patch

Promotional photo from Farm Stand West.

Ongoing until Friday, October 31, 2014

All throughout the month of October we’ll be hosting our own pick-it-yourself Pumpkin Patch! You and your friends can come down to The Farm Stand West or Fran’s Original Farm Stand and pick your own pumpkins from our field!

Diversionary Theatre Presents 'She-Rantulas From Outer Space In 3D!'

Promotional graphic for "She-Rantulas From Outer Space In 3D!" Courtesy of Diversionary Theatre.

Ongoing until Sunday, November 2, 2014

Just in time for Halloween, Diversionary Theatre brings audiences a hilarious send-up of the femme fatales and B-movie horror stories of the 1950s.

Pumpkin Station Bonita 2014

Promotional photo for the 2014 Bonita Pumpkin Station. Courtesy of Pumpkin Station.

Ongoing until Friday, October 31, 2014

All Aboard! Let the adventure begin at the Bonita Pumpkin Station October 1st through October 31st.

Pumpkin Station Rancho Bernardo 2014

Promotional graphic for the 2014 Rancho Bernardo Pumpkin Patch. Courtesy of Pumpkin Station.

Ongoing until Friday, October 31, 2014

All Aboard! Let the adventure begin at the Rancho Bernardo Pumpkin Station October 1st through October 31st.

Oktoberfest Beer & Food Tour Of San Diego

Promotional photo of the Oktoberfest Beer and Food Tour of San Diego.

Ongoing until Friday, October 31, 2014

Enjoy tons of fun on these three-hour tours. Taste ample samples of local craft beers, munch on delicious food pairings, and go behind-the-scenes with your expert guide for a fabulous brewery tour.

Boomont Park Fall Festival & Haunt 2014

Promotional flyer for Boomont Park Fall Festival and Haunt. Courtesy photo of Belmont Park San Diego.

Ongoing until Saturday, November 1, 2014

Why celebrate Halloween once when you can celebrate all weekend, all October long? Boomont Park is fun for all ages; Activities run every Friday from 5pm to close and Saturday and Sunday all day plus November 1st.

Pumpkin Station Mission Valley 2014

Promotional graphic for the 2014 Mission Valley Pumpkin Station. Courtesy of Pumpkin Station.

Ongoing until Friday, October 31, 2014

All Aboard! Let the adventure begin at the Mission Valley Pumpkin Station, October 4th through October 31st.

Halloween Magic With Welk Illusions (Wednesdays In October Plus Halloween!)

Photo of Magician Anthony Hernandez, who will be performing Welk Illusions every Wednesday Night in October and Friday, October 31, 2014.

Ongoing until Wednesday, October 29, 2014

This family friendly magic and illusion show runs 2 hours with a 15 minute intermission. After the show meet magician Anthony Hernandez and his cast as they show you how to perform magic and answer your questions about the show.

South Park Celebrates Fall Walkabout With A Taste Of Harvest

Promotional graphic for South Park's Fall Walkabout. Courtesy of South Park.

Saturday, October 4, 2014, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Wishing to introduce people to the unique and independent boutiques, cafes and taverns of South Park, businesses will be open late featuring specials, live entertainment, gift basket raffles, free trolley and walking tours!

Summers Past Farms Pumpkin Patch

Promotional graphic for this year's Summers Past Farm's October pumpkin patch. Courtesy of Summers Past Farms.

Ongoing until Sunday, October 26, 2014

Come out and enjoy the country. There will be popcorn, corndogs, coffee, smoothies, and drinks for you to enjoy.

Fall Film Series At Seaport Village

Promotional graphic for "The Goonies" film screening at Seaport Village.

Ongoing until Saturday, October 18, 2014

Get into the autumn spirit with a special fall film series at Seaport Village! Moviegoers can also indulge in sweet fall-themed treats from participating shops.

Brick-Or-Treat Party Nights 2014 At LEGOLAND California®

Guests having fun in their Halloween costumes at the Brick-or-Treat Dance Party at LEGOLAND. Photo courtesy of LEGOLAND California®

Ongoing until Saturday, October 25, 2014

Brick-Or-Treat Party Nights is back and better than ever! It’s a one-of-a-kind party every Saturday Night in October from 5pm-9pm. Best of all, it’s FREE with a paid one-day admission or with your LEGOLAND Membership.

Farm Stand West Pumpkin Patch

Promotional photo for the Farm Stand West Pumpkin Patch.

Ongoing until Friday, October 31, 2014

All throughout the month of October we’ll be hosting our own pick-it-yourself Pumpkin Patch! You and your friends can come down to The Farm Stand West or Fran’s Original Farm Stand and pick your own pumpkins from our field!

Alta Vista Botanical Garden's Fall Fun Festival

Promotional graphic for the Fall Fun Festival. Courtesy of Alta Vista Botanical Gardens.

Saturday, October 11, 2014, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Bob for apples, decorate pumpkins, participate in a beanbag toss, and make arts & crafts at Alta Vista Garden's Fall Fun Festival!

Halloween Costume Exchange At Rancho Peñasquitos Branch Library

Promotional graphic for the Spooktacular October events at the Rancho Peñasquitos Branch Library.

Saturday, October 11, 2014, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Yikes, it's almost Halloween - do your kids have a costume yet? No? No problem! Attend our Halloween Costume Exchange!

Pumpkin Express Train Ride & Pumpkin Patch

Promotional graphic for the Pumpkin Express train ride. Courtesy of Pacific Southwest Railway Museum Association, Inc.

Ongoing until Sunday, October 26, 2014

Join in the fun as we board the Pumpkin Express train ride and travel to the Great Pumpkin Patch at the Pacific Southwest Railway Museum!

The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show

Promotional graphic for The Dinner Detective Mystery Show.

Ongoing until Saturday, October 31, 2015

You’ll solve a hilarious murder case while you enjoy a fantastic four-course plated dinner. But be careful! In this show, EVERYONE is a suspect, even YOU, and the killer might be at your table!

Stehly Farms Organics Pumpkin Patch

Promotional graphic for the Stehly Farms Organics Pumpkin Patch.

Sunday, October 12, 2014, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Tractor rides will be free for all attendees, and everyone will receive a free pumpkin with admission!

Monster Manor In Mira Mesa

Promotional graphic for Monster Manor.

Ongoing until Friday, October 31, 2014

Monster Manor is an annual all-volunteer, charity, Halloween haunted attraction. Monster Manor is operated by the Mira Mesa Theatre Guild and is designed to benefit many non-profit organizations throughout the area.

28th Annual Craft Fair & Children's Carnival

A young Darth Vader and Princess Leia promoting a past Annual Craft Fair. Courtesy of Rancho Bernardo Community Presbyterian Church Preschool.

Friday, October 17, 2014, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Stop by the craft fair to get one-of-a-kind "pinterest-like" items and start your holiday shopping. Families can enjoy the Children’s Carnival which will include games, crafts for kids, and small prizes. Costumes encouraged!

42nd Annual Harvest Festival

Promotional graphic for the 42nd Annual Harvest Festival.

Friday, October 17, 2014, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

For more than four decades, the Harvest Festival has been the biggest and best holiday art and craft show in the San Diego area. Families from all over the region come to enjoy affordable American handmade crafts, great food, and fun entertainment.

'Zombie Prom' At Old Town Temecula Community Theater

Promotional graphic for the "Zombie Prom" production at Old Town Temecula Community Theater.

Ongoing until Sunday, October 26, 2014

This girl-loves-ghoul Off-Broadway musical is set in the atomic 1950s at Enrico Fermi High, where the law is laid down by a zany, tyrannical principal.

Halloween Party & Adoption Event For Second Chance Dog Rescue

Promotional graphic for the Halloween Party and Adoption Event for Second Chance Dog Rescue.

Saturday, October 18, 2014, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Join us for our First Annual Halloween Party, Pet Costume Contest and Adoption Event with Second Chance Dog Rescue!

VONS Handmade Holidays: Creepy Claws

Graphic logo of The New Children's Museum.

Saturday, October 18, 2014, 10 a.m. to 4 a.m.

Build your own grabber toy to use this Halloween! Learn how to easily transform common household objects into a hungry monster, silly ghost or your own creative character.

Suzie's Farm Pumpkin Palooza

Promotional photo from a previous Suzie's Farm Pumpkin Palooza. Courtesy photo of Suzie's Farm.

Saturday, October 18, 2014, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Pumpkin Palooza is centered around this season's most celebrated crop...the pumpkin! Pick yer perfect pie pumpkins and jack-o-lanterns from our 2-acre organic patch or choose from a pre-picked selection.

NFAR's Autism-Friendly Halloween

Promotional photo for the NFAR's Autism-Friendly Halloween Carnival on October 18, 2014.

Saturday, October 18, 2014, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Get your costumes ready! We’ve created an autism-friendly carnival that’s fun for children of all ages. Come enjoy Halloween games, crafts, bounce houses, treats (gluten-free/casein-free options available), prizes and much more.

41st Annual Halloween Carnival

Promotional graphic of a clown. Courtesy of Miramar Ranch Elementary.

Saturday, October 18, 2014, noon to 5 p.m.

Get ready for another stupendous, colossal, and incredibly FUN Halloween Carnival at Miramar Ranch Elementary! The list of fun and exciting activities goes on and on! The list of fun and exciting activities goes on and on!

San Elijo Nature Center Not-So-Scary Estuary

Promotional photo for San Elijo Nature Center Not-So-Scary Estuary on October 18-19, 2014. Courtesy of San Elijo Nature Center.

Saturday, October 18, 2014, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Celebrate Halloween nature-style at the San Elijo Nature Center. Kids can create lollipop spiders and animal facemasks, feel animal pelts, and make animal tracks in the sand.

Home Start's 7th Annual Hallo-Wine Fall Festival

Promotional graphic for Home Start's 7th Annual Hallo-Wine Fall Festival. Courtesy of Home Start.

Saturday, October 18, 2014, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Attendees at the fundraiser will sip boutique wines, craft beer and spirits, and dine on hors d’oeuvres at a beautiful private estate in the hills near Balboa Park. Interactive painting opportunities will be available for guests.

Spooky Sleepover - Spend The Night At The Zoo!

Promotional graphic for the San Diego Zoo.

Saturday, October 18, 2014, 4 p.m.

Spend the night at the Zoo! Grab your Halloween costume and get ready to meet some creepy critters! For families with children ages 4 and older. (Saturdays, October 18 and 25)

SCREAM 2014: A Spooktacular Halloween Musical Event

BVHS Music Machine members from “Scream ’14,” October 18 and 25, 8 p.m., at the main quad at Bonita Vista High School. The outdoor music festival features performances by the award-winning show choirs Music Machine, Sound Unlimited and Lady Tones, as well as food, games and an outdoor screen of a classic Halloween film. Alexa Ovenshire, Jennalyn Alvela, Tori Peck, Evan Beck, Joshua Antos, Chantal Branscomb, Christian Cervantes. (photo by Misael Virgen)

Saturday, October 18, 2014, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Bonita Vista High School’s show choirs are so good it’s scary.BVHS will convert its entire quad into an outdoor Halloween music festival and block party featuring the award-winning Music Machine, Sound Unlimited and Lady Tones show choirs.

Happy Pink-O-Ween

Promotional graphic for Happy Pink-O-Ween.

Sunday, October 19, 2014, noon to 3 p.m.

Join us for Live Music, Complimentary Drinks, Sweet Treats, Costume Contest, and Candy Bar Wear your costume or show up in pink to receive 25% off your entire purchase.

Mad Science: Scary Movie Effects (All Ages)

Promotional graphic for the Spooktacular October Events for Kids at the Rancho Peñasquitos Branch Library.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 4 p.m.

Learn about the Science behind special effects in movies with the Rancho Peñasquitos Branch Library.

FilmOut Presents 'Hocus Pocus'

Promotional graphic for the screening of "Hocus Pocus" at Landmark Hillcrest Cinema's.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

This now cult classic Halloween comedy stars Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy romping around like coked-up versions of 'The Three Stooges.'

'Evil Dead - The Musical'

Promotional graphic for Evil Dead- The Musical playing at the Tenth Avenue Arts Center, October 23- November 1, 2014.

Ongoing until Saturday, November 1, 2014

It's Baack! Our third annual Halloween tradition. As part of the "Terror at The Tenth" Horror celebration. This year with a full after party and Haunted Building tours on Friday & Saturday nights after the show.

Cinema Under The Stars Presents 'Psycho'

Promotional graphic for Alfred Hitchcock's "Psycho."

Thursday, October 23, 2014, 8 p.m. to 10:10 p.m.

Hitchcock didn't just create the modern horror film with "Psycho," he validated it. Famous for its shower scene and immortal for its contribution to the horror genre.

Friday Flix: 'The Haunted Mansion'

Promotional graphic for the 2003 film, "The Haunted Mansion."

Friday, October 24, 2014, 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Join us for a family friendly movie at the Rancho Peñasquitos Branch Library. In this month's feature, Eddie Murphy is a realtor who tries to rent a haunted house.

Stay & Spook At Rancho Bernardo Inn

Promotional graphic for Halloween at the Inn. Courtesy of Rancho Bernardo Inn.

Friday, October 24, 2014, 9 a.m.

With the return of the beloved Halloween at the Inn, families can enjoy a not so scary haunted house, trick or treating, costume contests, face painting, pumpkin patch decorating and more.

Mad Science Halloween Explosion At Zymology 21

Promotional photo of Zymology 21. Courtesy of Zymology 21

Friday, October 24, 2014, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

The new Zymology 21 bar and laboratory in the Gaslamp will be hosting a spooktacular week of scientific terror.

ScholarShare’s Finger Painting Friday: Pumpkin Spice Paintings

Photo of children attending a previous Finger Painting Friday at the New Children's Museum. Courtesy of the New Children's Museum.

Friday, October 24, 2014, 10:30 a.m. to midnight

Use herbs and spices to mix colorful, scented paints and create a unique masterpiece.

Hauntfest On Main

Promotional graphic for Hauntfest on Main, October 24th from 5-10pm.

Friday, October 24, 2014, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

This October, Downtown El Cajon is in for a “spooktacular” treat. Free festival activities include craft booths and games, Kidz Zone, candy trails, outdoor movies, a pumpkin patch, Halloween inflatables, a decorated cars display and more.

Haunted Birch Aquarium 2014 Shipwrecked!

Promotional graphic for Haunted Birch Aquarium: Shipwrecked!, October 24 & 25, 2014 from 6-9 p.m. Courtesy of Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography.

Friday, October 24, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Enjoy close encounters of the fishy kind, BOO-gie down with live music, and explore our wreckage for sunken treasures. Wander the aquarium’s galleys for tricky treats and discover a sea of glowing creatures—while having a monstrous good time.

Haunted Tales On The Star Of India: October 24, 25 & 31, 2014

Promotional flyer for Haunted Tales On The Star Of India on October 24, 25 & 31, 2014.

Friday, October 24, 2014, 6 p.m.

It is time again for all aspiring ghosts, goblins, pirates and princesses to gather on the Star of India for some ghostly tales of enormous proportions. Enjoy as our storytellers reveal the eerie legends of our seafaring past.

Master The 'Thriller' Dance At Tap Fever Studios

Promotional graphic for the 'Thriller' Master Dance Class at Tap Fever Studios. Courtesy of Tap Fever Studios.

Friday, October 24, 2014, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Before you start your Halloween festivities, come on over to Tap Fever Studios to learn the iconic THRILLER dance! Anyone wearing a zombie costume will receive $5 off admission to this workshop!

Fall Festival At Charley Brown Children's Center!

Promotional graphic for Charley Brown Children’s Center Fall Festival on October 24th, 2014.

Friday, October 24, 2014, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Fall has come and with it the anticipated richness of the holidays to come. It’s a happy time, a time of special fun for the young, a time of trick or treating, costumes, candy apples and jack-o-lanterns.

Canyon Crest Academy Envision Theatre Presents 'Zombie Prom'

Promotional graphic for the musical "Zombie Prom" by Dana Rowe and John Dempsey, October 24, 25, 30, 31 & November 1, 2014 at the CCA Black Box Theatre. Presented by Canyon Crest Academy (CCA) Envision Theatre.

Friday, October 24, 2014, 7 p.m.

This girl-loves-ghoul rock and roll Off-Broadway musical is set in the atomic 1950s at Enrico Fermi High, where the law is laid down by a zany, tyrannical principal. Pretty senior Toffee has fallen for the class bad boy. Oct. 24, 25, 30, 31 & Nov. 1!

Halloween Craft Show At Santee Coffee Corner

Promotional graphic for the Halloween Craft Show at Santee Coffee Corner.

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Start your holiday shopping early and support your local artists! Activities include a costume contest at 2pm and raffles every hour!

Pumpkins & Pancakes At Seaport Village

Promotional graphic for Pancakes & Pumpkins at Seaport Village. Courtesy of Seaport Village.

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Enjoy a a full pancake breakfast and the opportunity to decorate your own pumpkin just in time for Halloween.

The Boulevard BOO! Parade

Promotional graphic for the BOO! Parade taking place October 25. Courtesy of BOO! Parade.

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 10 a.m.

This free, family event is bigger and spookier than ever! More floats, more zombies, more music and more surprises. More of what makes the Boulevard BOO! Parade San Diego’s only Halloween Parade.

2014 Farm Stand Fall Harvest Festival & Boutique

Promotional photo for Farm Stand West.

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Local artist, crafters, bakers, canners, seamstress and more will have their goods for sale. There will also be an afternoon BBQ lunch available, hayrides and you-pick pumpkin patch.

The San Diego Lindy Haunt Presents 'Doctor Who Halloween'

Promotional graphic for Doctor Who Night at San Diego Lindy Haunt. Courtesy of Dan & Svea's San Diego Lindy.

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 11 a.m. to midnight

Get ready for two nights of "Doctor Who" inspired Halloween swing dancing!

The Salvation Army Kroc Center Presents Boo Bash

Promotional photo of the The Salvation Army Kroc Center's Boo Bash on October 25, 2014.

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

The hauntless jaunt promises hours of festive fun including trick-or-treating, fang-tastic pumpkin decorating, spooky carnival games, snacks, frightful bounce houses, rock climbing, and more!

5th Annual Fall Festival Hosted By Boys & Girls Clubs Of South County

Promotional graphic for the 5th Annual Fall Festival hosted by Boys & Girls Clubs of South County.

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

The 5th Annual Fall Festival will have costume contests, raffles, ghoulish games, tricky treats, and eerie eats!

Shock-A-THON! Dance-A-thon

Promotional photo for Culture Shock's Shock-A-THON! Dance-A-thon.

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 3 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Culture Shock Dance Troupe presents SHOCK-A-THON a SPOOKY Dance-a-thon Pledge Drive to support The Culture Shock Nutcracker. Six hours of non-stop dancing, entertainment, and fun!

Crime Stoppers 'Light The Night Against Crime' 5K

Promotional graphic for the 28th Annual “Light the Night Against Crime” 5k Run/Walk at Balboa Park!

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The Cops and Robbers 5k Chase! Dress as your favorite Cop or Robber! – Deputy Dog, Barney Fife, Bonnie & Clyde, Miami Vice and get ready for the Crime Stoppers 'Light The Night Against Crime' 5K!

Mysterious Midnight On The Marsh

Promotional photo from a previous Mysterious Midnight at the Marsh.

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 5:45 p.m. to 9:45 a.m.

Every year, on a dark and (not so) stormy San Diego night, the Living Coast plays host to a very special occasion. Evening trail walks, creepy critter encounters, and many more.

Nightmare On Normal Street 2014

Promotional graphic for Nightmare on Normal Street.

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.

The events of the evening will include ‘fang-tastic’ live entertainment and spine chilling décor! New this year, Nightmare on Normal Street will feature an all ages fright zone and soda bar.

Hallo-Wine And Spirits® Party

Promotional photo of a previous Hallo-wine and Spirits® Party. Courtesy of the Hotel Del Coronado.

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 7 p.m. to midnight

Celebrate Halloween at San Diego’s famous haunted hotel on Saturday, October 25. Don your best costume and join us for the 5th annual, adults-only, “Hallo-wine and Spirits” Party full of spooky surroundings, great eats, delicious wines and dancing!

Sabor On The Bay (Dia De Los Muertos)

Promotional graphic for Sabor On The Bay (Dia De Los Muertos) on October 25, 2014.

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 8 p.m. to midnight

Since 2009, Sabor On The Bay is the largest Latin inspired boat cruise event in America. The Spanish word “Sabor” means flavor or taste, which distinctly reflects our unique boat cruise that sails along the beautiful waters of San Diego bay.

Doctor Who Halloween Party

Promotional graphic for the Doctor Who Halloween Party at Coronado Island Hall.

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 10 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.

The Doctor goes to the 1940s and to Casablanca. Join us on Saturday Night for a Doctor Who themed Halloween Party with live music by Jonathan Stout's Campus Five featuring Hilary Alexander.

Trick Or Trot 5K & 3K Fun Run

Graphic logo for Trick or Trot 5K/3K Fun Run on October 26, 2014.

Sunday, October 26, 2014, 7 a.m.

On Sunday, Oct. 26th, Roosevelt Middle School, home to 2014 Boston Marathon winner Meb Keflezighi, holds its first annual Trick or Trot 5K/3K Fun Run at Morley Field in San Diego’s Balboa Park beginning at 8 a.m.

Spooktacular 10k/5k Run-Walk

Promotional photo from 2013 Spooktacular race participants.

Sunday, October 26, 2014, 7:30 a.m.

The Spooktacular 10K is a Halloween run, so sport a spooky costume and join in the fun! Registration includes a Spooky Medal, T-shirt, costume contests, pumpkin pie awards and more.

Sikes Spooktacular

Promotional graphic for Sikes Spook-tacular on October 26th, 2014.

Sunday, October 26, 2014, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead is celebrating Halloween again this year with fun farmhouse activities: Scavenger Hunt, Web Weaving, Skulls, Mummy Wrapping, a Pinata and More!

Balboa Park Halloween Family Day 2014

Promotional photo of a previous Halloween Family Day At Balboa Park. Courtesy of Balboa Park.

Sunday, October 26, 2014, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Families can kick off their Halloween celebrations with a spooktacular array of free hands-on activities and free admission for kids 12 and under with paid adult at the annual Balboa Park Halloween Family Day on Sunday, October 26.

San Diego Air & Space Museum Pumpkin Drop

Promotional photo for the 2014 Halloween Family Day. Courtesy of San Diego Air & Space Museum.

Sunday, October 26, 2014, 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Come to the San Diego Air & Space Museum on Sunday, October 26th for our annual Halloween-themed pumpkin drop! See what happens when two pumpkins are dropped from our roof --- one with a parachute and one without. Will they survive?!

Fall Festival At First United Methodist Church Of San Diego

Promotional graphic for the Fall Festival at First United Methodist Church of San Diego.

Sunday, October 26, 2014, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Bring the whole family in costume for a cakewalk, fun jump house with slide, games, crafts, prizes, face painting, candy and more!

Owl-o-Ween

Promotional photo of an owl at the Living Coast Discovery Center.

Sunday, October 26, 2014, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Spooky trail walks, gooey science experiments, dance parties,and the ultimate nighttime animal encounters. Wear your favorite family friendly costume (or just something comfortable) and find out if you're brave enough to smile at a snake.

Once Upon A Hallowe'en

Promotional photo of the scary train operator at “Halloween Express,” Poway’s own Steam Locomotive. Courtesy of Old Poway Park/City of Poway.

Sunday, October 26, 2014, 5:30 p.m.

Take a ride into the past aboard the “Halloween Express,” Poway’s own Baldwin Steam Locomotive. Storyteller Charles Johnson will entertain in Templars Hall from 5:30 to 8:30 pm, and the Porter House will be transformed into a haunted house.

Carlsbad Library Pumpkin Carving

Promotional photo of pumpkins.

Monday, October 27, 2014, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

We supply the pumpkins and the tools, you provide the carving imagination.

Haunted Library Tours At Civic Center Branch Library

Promotional graphic for the Haunted Library Tours at the Civic Center Branch Library. Courtesy of City of Chula Vista.

Monday, October 27, 2014, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Enter if you dare.....Join us as we offer guided tours of the haunted library! For children ages 12 and up. Tours will take place every 15 minutes starting at 5pm, Monday through Thursday, Oct 27-30.

'Horror Unscripted'

Promotional graphic for North Coast Rep.

Monday, October 27, 2014, 7:30 p.m.

Impro Theatre takes a "stab" at creating an entire play in the style of 1980s horror films, on stage, right before your very eyes with "Horror Unscripted"! Come experience this completely improvised, side-splitting, nightmare-inducing spectacle.

Trunk Or Treat

Promotional photo of pumpkins for Halloween.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Classic cars, Music, Candy, Cake Walk & More! Food for purchase, costumes welcome. Please join us for this fun filled event!

SchlockFest Film: 'Curse Of The Werewolf'

Promotional poster for the 1961 cult classic, "Curse Of The Werewolf."

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

In 18th century Spain, a child is born under horrible circumstances under a full moon. On another full moon as an adult, he turns into a werewolf and terrifies the town.

Horror Night At Coronado School Of The Arts

Promotional graphic for Horror Night at Coronado School of the Arts. Courtesy of Coronado School of the Arts.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The vampires, ghosts, ghouls and creepy characters in CoSA's Digital Media's Film, Animation, and Graphic Design programs have cooked up a fright night of the scariest original films and animations you might expect from today's teen imaginations.

Library Spooktacular At Rancho Peñasquitos Branch Library

Promotional graphic for Rancho Peñasquitos Branch Library's Spooktacular October Events for Kids!

Thursday, October 30, 2014, 9:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Library Spooktacular is an all ages event at Rancho Peñasquitos Branch Library. Activities include slightly spooky preschool storytime, costume parade, face painting, and crafts!

La Jolla Riford Branch Library: Halloween Story Time!

Promotional graphic for Halloween Story Time! Courtesy of La Jolla Riford Branch Library.

Thursday, October 30, 2014, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Join Ms. Teri and Mr. Bill for a spooky fun story time and then afterwards kids can Trick-or-Treat in the library thanks to the Friends of the La Jolla Library!

Free Bat Talk For Halloween!

Promotional photo for the free bat talk for Halloween at the Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve Interpretive Center.

Thursday, October 30, 2014, 5:15 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Join us in Spooky Elfin Forest for a free bat program with Dr Matt Rahn, Pd.D, local bat expert and learn about the conservation and ecology of bats, the methods we use to survey and monitor bats.

Cole Library Halloween Bash

Promotional graphic for the Halloween Bash at Cole Library. Courtesy of Carlsbad City Library.

Thursday, October 30, 2014, 5:30 p.m.

Teens in grades 6-12, celebrate Halloween at the totally free and spooktacular "Halloween Bash" on Thursday, October 30 at 5:30 p.m. at the Cole Library.

Scare Away Hunger Volunteer Event With Feeding America San Diego

Promotional graphic for the "Scare Away Hunger" volunteer event with Feeding America San Diego.

Thursday, October 30, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Join us for a special volunteer shift! Come prepared for a fun evening wearing your best family-friendly costume.

Cinema Under The Stars Presents 'Young Frankenstein'

Promotional graphic for the 1974 film, "Young Frankenstein."

Thursday, October 30, 2014, 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.

After years of trying to live down his family’s reputation, Dr. Frankenstein's grandson inherits grandfather's castle and repeats his experiments, with hilarious results.

Flower Hill’s Trick-Or-Treating Event

Graphic logo for Flower Hill Promenade

Friday, October 31, 2014, 8 a.m.

Dress up in your best costume, shop around, and bring your sweet tooth as the stores will be giving out an array of delicious candy to celebrate the festive holiday. This is the perfect Halloween treat before the kiddies hit the neighborhood.

Toddler Time: Boo! It’s Halloween Story Time

Promotional photo of Halloween at The New Children's Museum.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Bring your little boo in costume for a fun Halloween-themed story time at The New Children's Museum!

Halloween Trick Or Treat

Graphic logo for My Kids Clubhouse.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Trick or treat at My Kids Clubhouse this Friday, October 31st from 10:30am-12:30pm. Come dressed in costume, make a treat bag and then trick or treat inside the clubhouse. This event is FREE with paid admission.

Nightmare On Eden Hip-Hop Halloween

Promotional flyer for Nightmare On Eden Hip-Hop Halloween on October 31st.

Friday, October 31, 2014, noon to 6 a.m.

Camp out. Kick it. Cool out in the shade of fall. Lay back outside suburban San Diego, and get rural with your peoples in the high desert mountains.

Halloween Carnival At Parkway Community Center

Promotional graphic for the Halloween Carnival At Parkway Community Center. Courtesy City of Chula Vista.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Enjoy a safe night at the Parkway Community Center. Activities include carnival games, costume contest, photo booth and fun!

Not So Scary Spiders & Stories At Duty Free City

Promotional photo of the children's area at Duty Free City.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

It's fun and interactive KidsTown section will be transformed to host, "Not So Scary Spiders and Stories" with Abrakadoodle Art Education.

Once Upon A Time Halloween Story Time At Otay Ranch Library

Promotional graphic for Once Upon A Time Halloween Story Time At Otay Ranch Library.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Join us in your favorite costume for stories, spooks, and treats!

7th Annual Tower Of Terror

Promotional graphic for the 7th Annual Tower Of Terror.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The Tower of Terror is designed for the residents of National City to have a SAFE place to enjoy FREE Halloween festivities along with a unique opportunity to meet your local public safety employees.

Costume Skate At Viejas Ice Rink

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Friday, October 31, 2014, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Make this Halloween a Special Treat! Join us in costume and skate at the Viejas Ice Rink on October 31st from 5pm–10pm

Safe Trick Or Treat On Pumpkin Lane

Promotional graphic for Safe Trick or Treat on Pumpkin Lane. Courtesy photo of Downtown Encinitas MainStreet Association.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 5 p.m.

South Coast Hwy 101 will be decorated with elaborately carved pumpkins at different viewing locations, and the Queen will be granting wishes at the 'Queen’s Court.'

Little Italy’s Trick-Or-Treat On India St.

Promotional graphic for Trick-Or-Treat On India Street In Little Italy. Courtesy of Little Italy San Diego.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

During Trick-or-Treat on India Street, Little Italy businesses open their doors to make Halloween a safe and special night for our urban-neighborhood children.

Trunk Or Treat In Scripps Ranch

Promotional graphic for Trunk Or Treat In Scripps Ranch.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Join us for a fun and free trunk-or-treating experience! Go from trunk to trunk of awesomely decorated cars, fill-up on candy, play some games, bounce around on some inflatables, and enjoy some great family time!

San Diego Monster Bash 2014

Graphic logo for the 2014 San Diego Monster Bash.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 6 p.m.

Come party with the scariest demons, most lustful vampires, spookiest ghosts, and sexiest villains you’ve ever seen at San Diego’s biggest Halloween Block Party!

San Diego Zombie Crawl

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Friday, October 31, 2014, 6 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Experience the nightlife and Halloween festivities in the Gaslamp Quarter through San Diego Zombie Crawl (SDZC), the Most Anticipated Party Prowl of the Year.

The Zombie Ball At The San Diego Museum Of Man

Promotional graphic for The Zombie Ball. Courtesy of Mo`olelo Performing Arts Company.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 7 p.m. to midnight

Music and dancing; live performances; costume contests; complimentary Starbucks Coffee, beverages, zombie-themed dessert buffet and professional make-up services for your zombie perona!

Art After Dark: Freakshow Sideshow

Promotional graphic for Art After Dark : Freakshow Sideshow on Friday, October 31, 7:00pm - 10:00pm. Courtesy of Oceanside Museum of Art.  Event poster design by Scrojo.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

This one-night-only thematic event is curated to educate, engage, and entertain museum patrons, tastemakers, and art entertainment enthusiasts within San Diego County and Southern California communities.

Halloween Silent Movie: 'Phantom Of The Opera'

Promotional photo of Spreckels Organ Pavilion.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 7:30 p.m.

Free public showing of Lon Chaney's 1925 "Phantom Of The Opera" accompanied by organist Russ Peck.

Haunted Halloween Carnival At Hard Rock Hotel San Diego

Promotional photo for the Haunted Halloween Carnival at Hard Rock Hotel San Diego.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Prepare to be amazed at the most remarkable Halloween event in town with 3 floors and 5 rooms of entertainment and over 20 performers including superstar DJ Carnage plus a ton of freaky surprises. Sit tight!

Haunted Harrah's

Promotional flyer for Haunted Harrah's on October 31, 2014.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 8 p.m. to 4 a.m.

Haunted Harrah's is the ultimate Halloween experience and resort getaway! Guests can expect a complete resort take-over, casino gaming, multiple stages and 30+ DJ's, hip-hop talent and breath-taking decor throughout.

House Of Blues Halloween Block Party 2014

Promotional graphic for the 2014 House of Blues Halloween Block Party.

Friday, October 31, 2014, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Party to three stages of music including DJ Artistic, SDMA's awarded best club DJ, and many more. Dress to impress as your custome may win up to $1000 in cash prizes. The House of Blues Halloween Block Party sells out every year!