Halloween Festivals and Events

Alameda Halloween Pumpkin Patch Pool Party

October 24, 2021, 4:30 p.m.

Encinal Swim Center
230 Central Ave.
Alameda, CA
alamedaca.gov/recreation - online registration starts Oct.4

Take a dip in the floating pumpkin patch at first Pumpkin Pool Party event, where both pools will be open. Admission includes one pumpkin per person, pumpkin decorating and 45 minutes of swim time. Party is limited to the first 300 people who register. Everyone entering the pool facility, including adults and children, must pay an entry fee of $8. Entry includes pumpkin.

Alameda 17th Annual Teen Haunted House

October 29, 30 & 31, 2021

South Shore Center
Park Street & Otis Drive
Alameda, CA
Recommended age 5 years and older
$5, 17 years and under | $7 age 18 years and up, cash only at door, alamedaca.gov/recreation

Teen volunteers are needed for this event. Check out the city website for details.

October 29, 2021, 5-9 p.m.
October 30, 2021, 3-8 p.m.
October 31, 2021, 3-7 p.m.

The annual Haunted House proceeds benefit youth programs. This year promises to be the scariest ever! Don't miss it.

USS Hornet Monster Bash

Saturday October 30, 2021, 4-11 p.m.

USS Hornet Museum
707 W Hornet Ave, Pier 3
Alameda, CA
$, uss-hornet.org


USS Hornet Museum, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and a registered State and National Historic Landmark.

Past info (2021 details to be announced):

Monster's Ball
Is the USS Hornet Haunted? Come aboard and find out and find out! USS Hornet Museum presents this annual fundraiser onboard the Grey Ghost. Bands will rock the house, and visitors will get a good fright throughout the evening with haunted tours and a costume contest featuring a $ cash prize awarded to the best dressed.


  • Haunted Hornet Crawl / Climb party-zombie attraction
  • Lee Presson & the Nails band
  • Lost Dog Found featuring Rachel Sierra
  • MC Handsome Hawk Valentine aka Robert Ghoulet
  • Costume Contest $500 prize
  • No host bar, food vendors

Special Halloween Overnighter 
Halloween themed overnighter includes sleeping in the restored berthing compartments where the Hornet crew slept.
$ registration, uss-hornet.org

Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.

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