KNOTTS SCARY FARM: 13 mazes and scare zones, bands performing throughout the park, rides and some pretty cool shows in the oldest, largest and most dedicated Halloween scare experience thru Oct.31, 2021.
HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS: Universal Studios annual scare this year offers some favorites -- Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Halloween 4, The Exorcist, The Bride of Frankenstein.... runs through Oct.31, 2021
ALAMEDA: Alameda 17th Annual Teen Haunted House October 29, 30 & 31, 2021 South Shore Center
ALAMEDA: Pirates of Emerson Alameda September 30-October 31, 2021. Held at Alameda County Fairgrounds select nights in October, this Halloween attraction includes great costumes and acting.
ANDERSON: Hawes Farms Screaming Haunt, 7 p.m. Location: 21923 Dersch Rd, Anderson, CA. $54, historichawesfarms.com $125, VIP Haunt Pass
ANTIOCH: Antioch Falloween October 28-29, 2021, 3:30pm-8:00pm Saturday, October 30 12:00pm-6:00pm at Antioch Water Park $5, antiochca.gov
APPLE VALLEY: All Saints Lunatic Asylum Haunted Attraction select days through October 31. Location: 23275 Ramona Ave, Apple Valley $admission, allsaintsasylum.com
ATASCADERO: The Haunt - Grim Reaper's Scary Tale Part II thru Oct.31, 2021. $10-up, thehauntinatascadero.com
AVALON: Bats in the Belfry is a live magic performance from master magician, Jonathan Levit, from Catalina Chimes Tower Foundation
BAKERSFIELD: MLK Halloweentown at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center Free, bakerscity.us
BAKERSFIELD: Halloween Trunk or Treat and Movie in the Park 5:30-10 p.m. bakersfieldcity.us
BERKELEY: Halloween on Solano 3-5 p.m. Contest 5-6 p.m.
BUENA PARK: Cops 'N' Goblins Halloween Trick or Treating Spooktacular October 29, 2021, 2-6 p.m. at Buena Park Police Department Free, buenapark.com
CALABASAS: Nights Of The Jack October 1-31, 2021. Advanced ticket purchase is required. King Gillette Ranch 26800 Mulholland Hwy Calabasas, CA 91302 $34.99-39.99 pre-purchase required, nightsofthejack.com
CALIFORNIA: Scarecrow Festivals October 1-31, 2021:
CERRITOS: Halloween Trick or Treat Spooktacular 6-7:30 p.m. at Liberty Park, Cerritos Park East, or Heritage Park
CHICO: Sierra Oro Farm Trail Association Food and Wine Pass
October 1-31, 2021. The pass replaces the passport weekend and allows you to taste and savor the bounty of Butte County throughout October, 2021.
Good at participating wineries and specialty
farms throughout Butte County
CORONA: Coffin Creek Crossroads Riverview Park. $15-70, coffincreek.com
CORONADO: Halloween Happening & Halloween Bash, Spreckels Park 601 Orange Ave. | John D. Spreckels Center. coronado.ca.us
COSTA MESA: Halloween Boo Ha Ha October 29-30, 2021 (a haunted Oktoberfest)
CRESCENT CITY: 2021 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree Celebration 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Beachfront Park. See "Sugar Bear" in Crescent City, the 84-foot tall white fir tree that will be on display at our nation's capitol in Washington D.C. during the upcoming holidays. Crescent City is the first stop of the cross-country tour. Location: 1001 Front St. Crescent City, CA 95531 visitdelnortecounty.com
CULVER CITY: Fiesta La Ballona Friday October 29-Sunday October 31, 2021
CUPERTINO: Cupertino Halloween Monster Mash October 29, 2021, 7-8:30 p.m.
FERNDALE: Ferndale Victorian Village Halloween 5-8 p.m. Historic Downtown Ferndale visitferndale.com
FISH CAMP: Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad Halloween Limited October 29-31, 2021, Highway 41 Fish Camp, CA. Reservations & tickets: ymsprr.com | trains
GILROY: Gilroy Gardens Boo Alley Halloween through October 31, 2021. Great family fun with stage shows that include Vinnie the Vampire, Cranium the Mad Scientist, and Wendella the Witch.
GLENDORA: Halloween Walk in the Village for kids
GRASS VALLEY: Grass Valley Safe Trick or Treat For Preschoolers 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. downtowngrassvalley.com
HOLLISTER: Swank Farms Fall Festival Pumpkin Patch, Corn Maze and Trail of Lights September 18-October 31, 2021. swankfarms.com
LAKEPORT: Trick or Treat on Main Street, 2-4 p.m. lakeportmainstreet.com
LONG BEACH: LB Oktoberfest runs for 2 weekends under the Big Tent at Scottish Rite Center.
LOS ANGELES: Haunted Hayride in Griffith Park offers a lot more than a Halloween horror hayride, thankfully, for those who have asthma. Runs thru Oct.31, 2021
MAMMOTH LAKES: Halloween Party & Haunted Roller Rink Skate, a Mammoth tradition!
MILL VALLEY: Mill Valley Halloween at the Center, 4-6 p.m. at Mill Valley Community Center
MISSION VIEJO: Haunt of Halloween Outpost 13 Haunted Maze September 30-October 31, 2021, Thursday-Sunday, Kaleidoscope Mall. $, hauntofhalloween.com
NORTH HOLLYWOOD: Zombie Joe's Haunted Theatre October 1 -November 1, 2021 at ZJU Theatre Group 4850 Lankershim Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91601 $20-25, UrbanDeath.com
NORWALK: Halloween Trick or Treat Festival held in three locations for amazing fun! Hermosillo Park, Lakeside Park and Norwalk Park, Free - all ages, norwalk.org
OAKLAND: Children's Fairyland Halloween Jam, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. or 1-4 p.m. 699 Bellevue Ave. Oakland, CA 94610 fairyland.org $, fairyland.org
OJAI: Ojai Storytelling Festival October 28-31, 2021. Libbey Bowl and venues downtown. Ojai, CA $10-175, ojaistoryfest.com
ONTARIO: Halloween Costume Parade and Contest free. ontarioca.gov
ORANGEVALE: Cemetarium Haunted House thru Oct.31, 2021 at Orangevale Community Center
PLEASANT HILL: Haunted Trail at Pleasant Hill Teen Center features spine-tingling sights and sounds. Registration: pleasanthillrec.com
RANCHO CORDOVA: Heartstoppers Haunted House at an abandoned Mine Shaft Amusement includes Laser Tag and other Halloween thrills. It runs through Oct.31, 2021
REDDING: Redondo Beach Pier Halloween Trick or Treat, 6-8 p.m. Location: 500 Fisherman's Wharf. Free, redondopier.com
REDONDO BEACH: Haunted House of Misfits Oct.15-31, 2021, South Bay Galleria 1815 Hawthorne Blvd. $15-20
REDWOOD CITY: The Zoppé Italian Family One-ring Circus is back in downtown Redwood City as they were when they first rolled into the City over ten years ago! Dates: October 8-November 21, 2021, for matinee and evening showtimes.
SACRAMENTO: Sacramento Scream Park Oct.14-Nov.6, 2021. Take a little trip to the Voodoo Bayou. screamparkcalifornia.com
SAN DIEGO: SeaWorld HOWL-O-SCREAM night time scare attraction with 3 haunted house, 6 scare zones and 4 roaming haunts goes from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m.
SAN CARLOS: Goblin Walk. Goblin Walk Friday, October 29 4-5:30 p.m. Downtown Laurel Street
SAN DIEGO: Little Italy Trick or Treat on India Street
SAN DIEGO: San Diego Zoo HalGLOWeen October 1-31, 2021, 5-9 p.m. Location: 2920 Zoo Drive $, sandiegozoo.org
SAN FRANCISCO: Outside Lands October 29-31, 2021 in Golden Gate Park. $349-1595, sfoutsidelands.com
SAN JOSE: Winchester Mystery House All Hallows' Eve Lost in the House & Jack O' Lantern Trail Sept.10-Oct.31, 2021. $, winchestermysteryhouse.com
SAN JUAN BAUTISTA: San Juan Bautista 13th Annual Ghost Walk October 29-31, 2021, 6-9 p.m. $35
SAN LUIS OBISPO: Boo Bash, 5-9 p.m. at Meadow Park is sponsored by the city parks & rec dept. Come in costume and bring contribution for canned food drive. Free event.
SANTA BARBARA: Spooky Zoo 2021 October 11-31, 2021, offers 21 days of fun, Halloween themed activities. It's the perfect way to celebrate this special season with the ones you love (monkeys, giraffes, lions & tigers, of course!
SANTA CLARA: HALLOWEEN HAUNT at California's Great America. Pumpkin Fest by day and Halloween Haunt by night through October 31, 2021.
SANTA FE SPRINGS: Halloween Pumpkin Carving, 3:30-5 p.m. City Parks in Santa Fe Springs, CA $5 pumpkin, Pre-registration is required - santafesprings.org
SANTA PAULA: Ghostwalk October 15-30, 2021. Produced by Santa Paula Theater, guests hear deceased souls tell their stories. Tours leave every 15 minutes between 7 and 9 p.m. Ebell Park 7th Street & E. Main Street Santa Paula, CA $10-15, ghostwalk.com
SOLVANG: Halloween Haunted House October 29-30, 2021, 6-9:30 p.m. $10, $8 age 12 and under, cityofsolvang.com
SOUTH PASADENA: Halloween Spooktacular, 5:30 - 8 p.m. at Orange Grove Park. Free, southpasadenaca.gov
TEMECULA: Temecula Terror haunted house attraction October 1-31, 2021. Inland Empire's Indie-Style Haunt features 3 mazes, 2 bars, DJs, carnival games, food trucks, a pumpkin patch, and scare zone with roaming monsters.
TEMECULA: Temecula Halloween Carnival October 29, 2021, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Town Square 40912 Main Street Temecula, CA 92592 temeculaca.gov
TEMECULA: Halloween Party at Lorimar Vineyards
THOUSAND OAKS: Reign of Terror (ROT) haunt attraction
TURLOCK: Turlock Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze thru October 31, 2021 at RAM Farms Free, ramfarms.com
VALENCIA: Fright Fest September 11-October 31, 2021 at Six Flags Magic Mountain. Annual event with mazes, scare zones and bands & DJs performing.
VALLEJO: Fright Fest September 25-October 31, 2021 at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom. Annual event with mazes, scare zones and bands & DJs performing.
WALNUT CREEK: Walnut Creek Trunk or Treat at Civic Park, 4-5:30 p.m. FREE, walnut-creek.org
Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.