AGOURA HILLS Hempstead Halloween. Over 2,000 people show up to see the creative neighborhood decorated annually for Halloween in amazing themes. It's that good! The Reyes Adobe also will have Ghosts of Rancho Past lectures and tours. Spooky!
ALBANY Halloween Events. Includes costume contest, trick or treating, and several entertaining acts for kids at YMCA and elsewhere.
ALHAMBRA Halloween events include movie nights and trick or treating at Heritage Square on October 31. ANAHEIM: Mickey's Halloween Party at Disneyland Park. A special ticket event you can only enjoy if you buy tickets for the part includes Trick-or-Treat for all ages in the park, special haunted shows, a Halloween-themed fireworks extravaganza and more. Ticket Price 9 pre, gate, includes parking. Time: 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Halloween dates include: Sept. 30, Oct. 3, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21,25, 28, 31.
ARCATA: Trick or Treat on the Plaza on Arcata Mainstreet. Street 822-4500. Time: 4 - 6 p.m.
AVALON Halloween Parade October 31, 2012, 4 p.m. on Crescent Avenue
BAKERSFIELD 2 Nights of Safe Trick or Treating October 30 - 31, 2012. Kern County Museum host 2 nights of fun --the event includes 30 trick or treat stations. This event charges a fee.
BUENA PARK: Knott's Berry Farm Scary Farm Haunt. Time: 7 p.m. - 1 a.m. 4-51 presale, walk up day of. Location: 8039 Beach Boulevard, Buena Park, CA. 220-5200.knotts . Dates for this special event include: Sept. 23-25; 29-Oct. 2; Oct. 5-9; Oct. 12-16; Oct.19-23; Oct.26-31. Open 7p-2am Friday & Saturday only. All other days 7p-1 am
CERRITOS: Halloween Festival. Held at Regional Park, it includes a Haunted House and many activities for kids. It's great fun!
CHICO Trick or Treat Downtown Treat Street, 2-5 p.m. 345-6500.
CHINO: Halloween Spook-tacular, from 3 to 9 p.m. cityofchino
CYPRESS - Halloween Carnival, 6 - 9 p.m. at Cypress Community Center
DIAMOND BAR - Fall Fun Festival. Time: 4:30 - 8:30 p.m. in Heritage Park, is geared toward youngsters. It is one of the city's special Halloween events, in addition to the usual Trick or Treat adventures.
DUARTE: Halloween Howl. Time: 6 -9 p.m. Put on your best costume and meet up for Halloween fun for kids.
EL SEGUNDO Trick or Treat on Main Street. Celebrate Halloween with Downtown merchants. Several fun contests will be held.
GLENDALE Trick or Treat. Montrose includes around 100 merchants handing out candy in a safe, fun family environment.
HAWAIIAN GARDENS Haunted House Oct. 28 - 31, 2012. Never a dull moment for children at this special haunted house that creates a safe, fun haven for kids during Halloween.
HUNTINGTON BEACH: Halloween on Main Street. Annual event in downtown Huntington Beach includes petting zoo, bounce houses, costume contest, dog parade and trick or treat with local merchants, 4 - 8:30 p.m. There are also Trick or Treat events at Bella Terra Mall and Seacfliff Shopping Center.
LA HABRA HEIGHTS: Haunted House. A 30 year tradition sponsored by the Improvement Association is an exciting event.
LA MIRADA: Halloweenfest. Time: 4:30 - 7:30 p.m. to confirm: 943-7277. cityoflamirada
LA PALMA: Halloween Carnival. 6 - 8:30 p.m., Central Park, Free admission. This is a family-oriented alternative to the traditional trick-or-treat.
LA QUINTA Halloween Carnival. Event provides a family fun atmosphere in the desert community with temperatures around 80 to 85 degrees during the day around Halloween.
LONG BEACH: Dark Harbor Halloween Haunt at Queen Mary. -60. queenmary
MADERA: Madera Pomegranate Festival, Oct. 29-Nov. 5,2011. Celebrate all things pomegranate with recipe contests, fun run, entertainment, arts and food. pomegranatefestival
MARINA DEL REY Haunted House. Held at Burton Chase Park, the event is designed for families with children. Time: 7 - 9 p.m.
MORGAN HILL Trick or Treat, 5-7 p.m. A downtown Morgan Hill tradition! Safe Trick or Treat provides a fun and safe environment for Morgan Hill's children and families to experience Halloween. Location: Monterey Rd. between Main St and Dunne Ave. 779-3190. morganhilldowntown
NORWALK Halloween Festival2011 October 31, 2012, 6 - 9 p.m. Ghosts and goblins of all ages are invited to meet up with the ghosts and goblins of Halloween to enjoy the fun festival filled with food, games, costume contest, and old fashioned trick or treat.
PETALUMA Petaluma Trick or Treat Trail. Petaluma Downtown Association's Halloween Trick or Treat Trail is a fun and safe community event for the whole family. Kids are able to find the Halloween merchant participants by looking for the orange and black balloons.
PLEASANTON: Pirates of Emerson. 6 Haunted House attractions include the original, infamous Pirates of Emerson, plus a and Corn Maze. The Haunting Fields is where your worst nightmares become real. As you enter the Adventure, you enter a world of suspense and terror. The only thing on your mind will be your survival. At the Haunting Fields you are actually IN the various exotic scenes. Time: 7:05 - 10 p.m. General Admission. Location: Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave., Pleasanton, CA. piratesofemerson . Other dates: Oct. 1, 7-9, 13-16, 19- 23, 25-31
REDONDO BEACH: Riviera Village Halloween Trick or Treat. This beloved annual event attracts kids and their families to the Village for candy treats, and a bite to eat at the fantastic restaurants.
SACRAMENTO: Boo at the Zoo Sun., Oct. 30 & Mon. Oct.31, 2012 5 to 8 p.m. ; age 1 and under 3930 West Land Park Drive Sacramento, CA 808-5888 saczoo
SACRAMENTO Over 10 Halloween Haunts and Tours through October 31. Theater, art, and tours of historic places are a few of the many offerings for Halloween in Sacramento.
SANTA BARBARA Halloween Trick or Treat Downtown and much more!
SANTA CRUZ Halloween Trick or Treat on the Wharf , Trick or Treat Downtown, and Roaring Camp Ghost Train offer 3 exciting activities to celebrate the Halloween season.
SAN LEANDRO Ashland Halloween Party, 5 - 8 p.m. Kids up to age 11 accompanied by an adult are invited to join in on the festivities and fun for all in a safe setting. Games, prizes, costume contest, food, and a bag of candy! Sign up at the door. Location: Ashland Community Center, 1530 167th Ave., San Leandro. Please to confirm: (510) 881-6700. admission. haywardrec
SHAFTER: Kiwanis Parade and Carnival. The annual Halloween celebration invites the community to come out and enjoy the fun, custom made for kids.
SIERRA MADRE: Trick or Treat Downtown, Costume Contest and Parade. The City of Sierra Madre invites children to come downtown on Halloween for several hours of trick or treat, then a parade to Memorial Park where a costume contest takes place. It's great fun and awesome community spirit that makes this event happen in Sierra Madre.
SOLVANG: Haunted House October 29 & 31, 2012. The Solvang Theater transforms into a Haunted House for Halloween. There are two nights of entertaining thrills, plus an early youngsters version of the haunted house that isn't scary.
TORRANCE: Annual Halloween Carnival. This family friendly carnival for all ages invites the public to come out and enjoy the fun in a safe environment and wholesome atmosphere.
UPLAND: Scary-A-Faire Celebration. Scary-A-Faire is the Upland safe alternative to trick-or-treating! Witches fly on broomsticks, black cats leap, and kids have fun. What more can you want?
VENTURA - Ghost Tales at the Olivas Adobe October 23 - 31, 2012. Join ghost researcher and author Richard Senate for stories and tales about reported ghost hauntings at the Olivos Adobe in Ventura, one of Ventura's many haunted places. There's also a traditional trick or treat downtown for kids.
VICTORVILLE: High Desert Fear Festival October 28 -31, 2012, 5 - 10 p.m. 28 haunted rooms to roam, daily contests, games, costume contest, special magical acts and more.
WALNUT CREEK: Trick or Treat Walnut Creek. October 28, 29 &31, 2012. There are several Halloween events in Walnut Creek ranging from Downtown Trick-or-Treat to ARF to Broadway Plaza. So much fun in one city!
WATSONVILLE Halloween Events. Costume Contest, Pumpkin Carving and Trick or Treat fun all make Halloween Day the perfect celebration.
VACAVILLE: Halloween Stroll. Scare up your best costume and stroll along Main, Merchant, Parker, Dobbins and other streets in Historic Downtown Vacaville as you enjoy treats from participating merchants. Time: 4-6 p.m. downtown Vacaville. downtownvacaville
WEST HOLLYWOOD Carnaval. The biggest Halloween costume event and street party in the world. Over half a million people often attend the event on Santa Monica Blvd. between Doheny and La Cienega. Time: 6-11 p.m.
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
ALAMEDA: Halloween History Mystery After Hours Tour. Time: 7 p.m. 5. Reservations Required: (510) 521-8448 x224. uss-hornet
ALBANY Halloween On Solano. Trick or Treat, Costume Contest and fun games.
ANAHEIM: The Haunting, Haunted House. Location: 1904 S. Morgan Lane, Anaheim, Ca. Time: 6 -10 p.m. Free admission. Queue closes promptly at 10 p.m. tragicterror
ANAHEIM Spooky Disneyland Mickey's Halloween Party Trick or Treating. pre, 4 day of. 9 on Oct. 29 & Oct. 31, 2012. Hours: 6-11 p.m., Friday nights 7 p.m. - Midnight. disneyland
ARCATA: Trick or Treat on the Plaza, 4 - 6 p.m.
ARROYO GRANDE: Mid State Scare. Haunted House in Arroyo Grande offers 2 different and separate shows on different nights. ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE and SCREAM in the DARK. -17. Location: 1106 E Grand Ave Arroyo Grande, CA 93420 midstatescare Hours: October 28, 2012 7-10 p.m. October 31, 2012 7-10 p.m.
ARTESIA Spooktacular Halloween. 5 - 8 p.m. 18750 Clarkdale Ave. cityofartesia.us
ATASCADERO Halloween Carnival at the Sunken Gardens, 5-9 p.m. astascadero
AVALON l Halloween Parade. The event convenes and marches at 4 p.m. catalinachamber
BAKERSFIELD Safe Halloween October 30 & 31, 2012, 5-9 p.m. Reservations recommended, Kern County Museum, kcmuseum
BALBOA ISLAND Trick or Treat 2012 on the Island - starts at dark. Balboa Island, CA.
BENICIA: Haunted Depot. Location: SP Depot/Benicia Main Street 90 First Street Benicia Main Street, BeniciaMainStreet
BIG BEAR LAKE: Halloween in the Village, 4:30 - 8 p.m.
BREA: Sinister Pointe Haunted House, Oct. 25-28, 31, 2012. Amazing haunted attraction venue featuring 2 different attractions and a Scare Zone. Location: 195 Arovista Circle, Brea, CA. sinisterpointe
BUENA PARK: Knott's Berry Farm Scary Farm Haunt. Location: 8039 Beach Boulevard, Buena Park, CA. knotts .
BURBANK: Rotten Apple 907 Haunted House. Location: 907 N. California St., Burbank, CA 91505. Hours: Friday October 26, 7 -10 p.m. Saturday October 27, 7 -10 p.m. Sunday October 28, 7 -10 p.m. Wednesday October 31, 7 -9 p.m. rottenapple907
CALISTOGA Halloween Parade. Downtown Lincoln Ave., 6-7 p.m.
CAMERON PARK Porkchops Revenge Haunted Asylum. Location: 3300 Coach Lane Cameron Park, CA 95682 293-1405 Dates: 25-31, 2012, 7-11:30 p.m. 2. americascreams
CERRITOS Halloween Festival. Regional Park, 5-9 p.m.ci.cerritos
CHICO Treat Street Trick or Treat. 2 - 5 p.m. downtownchico
CHINO Halloween Spooktacular. 4 -8 p.m. cityofchino
CONCORD Cursi House of Screams, Haunted House with strobe lights, smoke and sudden spooks. Dates: October 26, 27, 31, 2012 Costs: for all ages. Address: 5625 Lewis Way Concord, CA 94521 Phone: 323-7280, cursihouseofscreams
CORONA: Coffin Creek Haunted. Location: Crossroads Riverview Park, 14600 River Rd Corona, CA 92880
Hours: 7 p.m.- 12 Midnight. Gate & box office open at 6:45 p.m. One attraction of your choice 3. coffincreek
CYPRESS Halloween Carnival Time: 6 - 9 p.m. Community Center, 5700 Orange Ave. 714 229 6780 ci.cypress
DEL MAR The Scream Zone, Haunted House in Del Mar is
located at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. The Scream Zone has triple the frights with the House of Horror, the Haunted Hayride and The Chamber. Dates: 24-31, 2012. 5-30
DIAMOND BAR Fall Fun Festival. Time: 4:30 - 8:30 p.m. Location: Heritage Park, 2900 S. Brea Canyon Rd. 839-7070. cityofdiamondbar
DOWNEY: Pumpkin Patch and Halloween Carnival. Time: 5-9 p.m. Location: Apollo Park, 12544 Rives Ave. Downey, CA
DUARTE: Halloween Howl. Put on your best costume and meet up for the Halloween Howl. Time: 6 -9 p.m.
EL SEGUNDO: Halloween Frolic. Trick or Treat for kids takes place on the 300 & 400 Blocks of Main Street. Time: 4 - 7 p.m. elsegundo
ENCINITAS: Safe Trick or Treat on Pumpkin Lane. Time: 5 - 8 p.m. Encinitas101
FAIR OAKS: Cemetarium Haunted House at U Pick Pumpkins: Journey through the frightful tour of Cemetarium Haunted House. Hours: 7 -11 p.m. Tickets , 5 VIP. Address: 5415 Kenneth Ave Fair Oaks, CA 95628 223-9080, terrorinthenighthalloweenproductions
FONTANA: Trick or Treat in 3 locations and Haunted House. Teen Center Haunted House October 29-31, 2012. Location: Jack Bulik Teen Center, 16581 Filbert Street, Fontana, CA. Time: 4 - 8 p.m.
FULLERTON Haunted Walking Tours through November 1, 2012 on Wednesdays and Thursdays 6 p.m. Tours last approx. 2 ½ hours Location: Fullerton Museum , 301 N. Pomona Ave., Fullerton, CA. 8--reserve & pre-pay 738-6545 fullerton /cityoffullerton
GLENDALE : Montrose Halloween Spooktacular. Location: The Montrose Shopping, 2200, 2300 & 2400 blocks of Honolulu Ave. (2200 block of Honolulu Ave. will be closed)Glendale, CA. shopmontrose
GLENDORA: Halloween Walk. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Kids trick or treat in costume through the Village and receive candy and treats from merchants. villageglendora
GRASS VALLEY: Safe Trick or Treat - for Preschoolers Halloween Day Time: 1o a.m. to 1 p.m.
HAWAIIAN GARDENS: Haunted House Oct. 28 - 31, 2012, 6 p.m. C. Robert Lee Activity Center, Hawaiian Gardens, CA. Location: 420-2641. hgcity
HUNTINGTON BEACH: Trick or Treat Halloween on Main Street, 200 Main St. Time: 4 - 8 p.m. hbdowntown
IRVINE Boot Hill, Haunted House. BOOT HILL rises from the fog to inhabit the residence at 16 Goldenrod. Hours: 6:30-10:30 p.m. Admission is Location: 16 Goldenrod, Irvine, CA. legendofboothill
PLEASANTON: Pirates of Emerson. 5 Haunted House attractions include the original, infamous Pirates of Emerson, plus a and Corn Maze. Time: 7:05 - 10 p.m. 5 General Admission. Location: Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave., Pleasanton, CA. piratesofemerson
LAKE ELSINORE: Field of Screams the Haunted Stadium
Haunted House. Location: The Diamond, 500 Diamond Drive
Lake Elsinore, CA 92530. General Admission 5 General, VIP. October 25-28, October 31, 7-10 p.m.
LONG BEACH: Dark Harbor Halloween Haunt at Queen Mary. -60. queenmary
LOS ANGELES: Los Angeles Haunted Hayride. Held in Griffith Park: Old Zoo October 5-31, 2102 on Thursdays & Sundays, 7-10:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 7 p.m.- 12 a.m. 8-37. losangeleshauntedhayride
MADERA: Madera Pomegranate Festival, Oct. 27-Nov. 3, 2012. Celebrate all things pomegranate with recipe contests, fun run, entertainment, arts and food. pomegranatefestival
MURRIETA: Evil Haunt Haunted House. Time: 5 p.m. Location: 42284 Wild Mustang Road, Murrieta CA 92562
RANCHO CORDOVA: Heartstoppers Haunted House, Oct. 25-28, 31, 2012. Opens at 7 p.m. 5. Location: 2300 Mine Shaft Lane, Rancho Cordova, CA. scaredyou
ROSEVILLE: Corbett's House of Horror. Time: 7 - 10 p.m. Open: Oct. 25,27, 28-31, 2012. , all 4 haunts . Location: 1120 Galleria Blvd., Roseville CA. sacramentohaunt
ROSEVILLE: Callson Manor Haunted House, Oct. 25-31, 2012, 7:30 -10 p.m. 3-60. Location: Placer County Fairgrounds, 800 All America City Boulevard, Roseville, California. 786-2023, callsonmanor
SAN DIEGO: McKamey Manor Haunted House, Oct. 26 & 27, 31, 2012. Time: 6-10 p.m. Admission: 2 nonperishable food items. McKameyManor
SAN DIEGO: The Haunted Trail of Balboa Park, daily through Oct. 31. Location: 424 Market, San Diego, Ca. 5-27. hauntedtrail
SAN DIEGO: Scareventures Haunted Attraction. KG Pumpkin Factory and San Diego FX Studios Inc. have teamed up to create a new pirate adventure for haunt fans of all ages.
Dates: Oct. 26-28, 30-31, 2012, 7-10 p.m.
Address: 5540 Dugan Avenue, La Mesa, CA 91942
Phone: 619-462-7916, scareventures
SAN JOSE Dead Time Dreams Haunted Attractions, Oct. 25-31, 2012. Location: Tully Rd. & E. Capitol Expressway, San Jose, Ca. 5. Time: 7 p.m. deadtimedreams
SAN LEANDRO: Fear Overload Haunted House, October 24- November 1, 2012, opens at 7 p.m. Features two horrifying haunted house attractions: Asylum and Insomnia. The renowned design team lets their imagination go wild to create the most horrifying attractions that will be sure to make you cringe in terror. 9.50, VIP 6.50, Unlimited 4.50. Location: 15555 E 14th St., San Leandro, CA. (510) 730-2221. fearoverload
SONORA: Realms of Darkness Haunted House, Oct. 25-27, 30-31, 2012. Time: 7 p.m. Admission . Location: The Red Barn behind JS West, 730 S. Washington St. Sonora, CA. Igor (209) 768-8209, realmsofdarkness
THOUSAND OAKS: Reign of Terror Haunted House. 5 admission, front of the line 5. Location: 197 N. Moorpark Rd. #B (above Golds Gym) Thousand Oaks, CA. Fri -Sun, plus Oct. 30 & 31. Hours: 7-11 p.m. Saturdays; 7-10 p.m. Fri & Sun. rothauntedhouse
TORRANCE: Revenge of the Ninja Haunted House. Location: The Way of the Shadow Martial Arts Academy, 18727 Crenshaw Blvd., Torrance, CA. 327-1837.
TWENTYNINE PALMS: Theatre 29 Halloween Haunt, October 26-27, 29-31, 2012. Address: 73637 Sullivan Rd, Twentynine Palms, CA. 361-4151. Sold at door.