California Halloween Events

Oxnard Halloween Haunt in the Park

October 27, 2018, 4-7 p.m.

Plaza Park, Downtown Oxnard
500 S. C Street
Oxnard, CA

Trick-or-Treat Village
Games, tricks and goodies
Free activities
Bounce houses
Face painting
Music and themed movie clips

Kids can come dressed in their costumes and participate in a contest to win prizes. Registration for costume contest available on-site. The contests start at 5:30 p.m. beginning with ages 3 and under, followed by 4-12 and 13 and above.  Event is produced by Oxnard Downtown Management District.


Pumpkin Fun Day

 October 28, 2018, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Channel Islands Harbor
3350 S. Harbor Blvd.
Oxnard, CA

Activities during the weekly Farmers' Market in Channel Islands Harbor include a pumpkin decorating contest, trick or treating, children's costume parade & contest. Arts & crafts, food, and live music are also part of the festivities in an event in which visitors can shop for a bountiful harvest from local farmers and fresh seafood from the local waters.

Phantom of the Opera & Fright: Ghost Tour

October 20, 2018, 7 p.m.

Oxnard Performing Arts & Convention Center
800 Hobson Way
Oxnard, CA
Free movie, $20 Fright Ghost Tour,

Free screening of the legendary movie, Phantom of the Opera,  inspired in part by historically morbid events at the Paris Opera during the 1800's at 7 p.m. followed by a Ghost Tour & Hunt led by PACC staff and Ojai Paranormal Investigators (OPI). The two-part event takes place for the first time in the 50-year history of PACC. Stories and unexplained occurrences that have haunted its campus at night are shared in the behind-the-scenes theater tour at 10 p.m.  $20, 10 for students 13 years and older

Collection @ RiverPark Trick-or-Treat 

October 30, 2018, 5-7 p.m.

The Collection at RiverPark
2751 Park View Ct.
Oxnard, CA
Free but must obtain 1 ticket per child, see:
(805) 988-7527

Families can grab a passport map and head out to the many participating merchants who will hand out goodies. Once passports are complete, visitors can enter to win prizes in the Spooktacular Collection Grand Prize.

October 20, 2018, 6-9 p.m.

Carnegie Art Museum
424 S C St.
Oxnard, CA 93030

A spectacularly fun evening of cherishing memories, remembering loved ones and supporting the Carnegie! Music by Trio Los Amigos, Dia de Los Muertos altars, hops by Anacapa Brewing Company, catering by Pacifica Culinary Arts Academy, confections by Desserts to Die For, affordable art sale, VIP preview hour, and surprises. $100 VIP 6pm preview admission, swag bag & drawing $60 general 7-9pm regular admission $50 members 7-9pm regular admission Purchase reservations online or 805-385-8254 ArtFundraising About Carnegie Art Museum

Dia de los Muertos Free Family Day

November 3, 2018, 12-3 p.m.

Museum Carnegie Art Museum
424 S C St
Oxnard, California 93030

No reservations required and admission is FREE for the whole family.

Free Family Day "Dia de los Muertos" hosted by Carnegie Art    honors our departed ones through music, dance and a variety of traditional art activities, face painting, hot chocolate and Pan de Muerto. Enjoy an afternoon of live music by Musician Juan Mendoza, dance performance by Ballet Folklórico Mestizo from Oxnard College, and face painting by Ms. Brown's Artistry.

Decorate your own calavera de az˙car (sugar skulls), create a tin ornament and design your own Q-tip calaca with Lakeshore Learning.

The centerpiece of the afternoon is a traditional ofrenda (altar) created for the celebration where you can leave a written dedication in memory of a departed loved one. ​​

Some information was supplied by Oxnard Convention & Visitors Bureau: (805) 385-7545,

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

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