Halloween Events

Ventura Halloween Harvest Moon Spectacular

October 27, 2018, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.

New location: Mission Park & 200 Block of Main Street
Ventura, CA

Admission is free, downtownventura.org
Harvest Moon Spooktacular: Downtown Ventura and Open Classroom present the annual Harvest Moon Spooktacular!
Enjoy live music, games, food and shopping vendors, a haunted house, kids zone with bounce houses, and lots of fun! There will be a pumpkin pie eating contest at noon.

Come dressed in your favorite costume and take part in the all ages costume contest at 3pm. Costume contest categories are infant-3, 4-7, 8-12, 13-17, 18+. Prizes will be offered for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners! Got Rhythm dancers will delight the crowds during the category changes.

Trick or Treat

 Mall October 31, 2018, 4-6 p.m.

Pacific View mall
Stores at the Pacific View mall will offer trick-or-treating
3301 E. Main St.
Free. shoppacificview.com

Ventura Dive In Movie

October 20, 2018, 6-8 p.m.

Ventura Aquatic Center
901 S. Kimball Dr.
Ventura, CA
$5, cityofventura.ca.gov/aquatics
(805) 654-7511

Dive In Movie in 2018 is Hotel Transylvania

Day of the Dead Celebration 

November 1, 2018, 6-9 p.m.

Museum of Ventura County
100 E. Main St.
Ventura, CA
Free, venturamuseum.org

(805) 653-0323

The Museum of Ventura County, 100 E. Main Street, Ventura, will host the Mexican Consulate of Oxnard, on Nov. 1 from 6 – 9 pm. Dia de los Muertos altars created by Club Uriangato de Guanajuato and other artists and community groups will be on display with an explanation of their significance. Music will be provided by local composer and guitarist Javier San Roman. A live Catrina will wander the grounds and greet visitors. Through the Mexican Consulate, the Mexican Government is sponsoring artists to share and educate California communities on Day of the Dead traditions including Eduardo Serrano Moreno, a Master craftsman from Guanajuato who will create a sawdust mandala-like  art piece, and several current pageant winners from the different states in Mexico dressed in their states' official costumes.


Ghost Tours with Richard Senate

Famed ghost author Richard Senate leads tours during the Halloween season.
Ghost Tours Led by Richard Senate at Olivas Adobe
Olivas Adobe Historical Park
4200 Olivas Park Dr
Ventura, CA

City Hall - Downtown Tours meet on front steps
501 Poli Street 

Teens and Adults on most ghost tours, late night events for adults only

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

Subscribe to our newsletter!