Orange County Halloween Events ( Things to do )
Doheny State Beach Haunted Campground
Saturday, October 23, 2010
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Interpretive Association will once again host Doheny's Halloween Haunt. A section of the campground will be transformed into a spooky area, with educational booths, arts and crafts, a Fun Zone, and other fun activities.
There is no charge for admission; however, a donation of one non-perishable food item per person is greatly appreciated. Dress those little ones for this event!
Doheny State Beach
Haunted Fullerton Walking Tours
September 15 - November 4, Wednesdays & Thursdays
Starts at 6 p.m.
Did you know Fullerton is one of the most haunted cities around? Ghosts are lurking at every corner. Take this tour and find out what businesses have pots and pans flying around after hours, what famous deceased Fullertonian makes an “appearance” now and then, and where the spirits like to have a beer or two. Don’t miss out on a hauntingly good time!
“Ghost hunters” should be prepared to walk approximately 1.5 miles, and the tours will include climbing stairs. Participants should wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a sense of humor with them. The tour is not recommended for children under 13.
Meet at Fullerton Museum
City of Cypress Halloween Carnival
Saturday, October 30, 2010
Food, Game Booths, Prizes, Entertainment, Costume Contests and Spook Alley.
Admission- $3, children under 1 year old are free
Cypress Community Center
5700 Orange Ave
Anaheim Fall Festival & Halloween Parade
Saturday, October 30, 2010
The Halloween Parade has been an Anaheim tradition since 1924, when baseball legend Babe Ruth was honored as the Grand Marshal of the celebration.
The Fall Festival, organized by the Anaheim Fall Festival Committee, have activities planned from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., featuring game and food booths, live entertainment, craft fair, a children's costume contest and trick-or-treating. Food and craft booths are available for a nominal fee
There will also be a pancake breakfast at 8:30 am
Most events are held in Downtown Anaheim, at the Center Street Promenade
Knotts Scary Farm Halloween Haunt
Starts September 24, 2010
Knott’s professional “scare-masters” transform the old Berry Farm into Knott’s Scary Farm for another year of the world’s first, biggest and most famous theme park Halloween event! This year there will be new mazes and old mazes returning.
Knott's Berry Farm
8039 Beach Boulevard
Buena Park CA, 90620
Gussy up your little goblins in Halloween costumes and take the whole family to enjoy the merry enchantment of Halloween Time at the Disneyland.
Location: Disneyland and Disney’s California Adventure, 1313 S. Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, CA.
Dates: Sept 26 - Nov 2, 2008.
Hours: See calendar for daily park hours
Cost: Included in park admission
Mickey’s Trick-or-Treat Party
The Disneyland® Resort's popular Halloween party is coming back for 2008 with a new name — Mickey's Trick-or-Treat Party — and Guests can take advantage of a special opportunity to purchase advance tickets. Plus, save with discounted prices on select dates.
Ticket Prices and Event Dates*
General Advance Purchase Price — $29
October 3, 10, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 28, 29, and 30th.
Halloween Price — $37
October 31 (Halloween Night)
Ages Two and Under: No Charge
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday — 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Friday — 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Knott's Scary Farm Halloween Haunt
Knott's fills all their rides and shows with ghosts, ghouls, werewolves and vampires for its annual Halloween Haunt Location: Beach Blvd. in Buena Park, one mile south of the 91 (Artesia) Freeway and two miles south of the 5 (Santa Ana) Freeway
Dates: Sept 25 - 28, Oct 1-5, 8-12, 15-19, 22-26, 29-31, Nov 1, 2008
Hours: 7 pm - 2 am Fri-Sat, all other days 7 pm - 1 am
Cost: Fri-Sat & Halloween $49.99 advance, other days $47.99 advance, all dates $52.99 at the gate
Special Offers: Discount coupons are often available at Ralph's Supermarkets and various fast food restaurants (check What's Hot on the website); VIP tours available, hotel packages.
Knott's Camp Spooky Treasure Hunt
A daytime pirate-themed non-scare celebration of Halloween in Knott's Camp Snoopy with a haunted maze, Charlie Brown's Pirate Adventure, trick-or-treating and themed entertainment for kids 3-11.
Location: Beach Blvd. in Buena Park, one mile south of the 91 (Artesia) Freeway and two miles south of the 5 (Santa Ana) Freeway
Dates: Weekends, Oct 4-26, 10 am - 5:30 pm
Cost: Included with park admission
Aquarium of the Pacific - Long Beach
Discover the creatures lurking in the depths of Pacific at the Scarium of the Pacific—a spooktacular educational Halloween event for the whole family. trick-or-treating for kids under 12.
Location: Aquarium of the Pacific, 100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach 90802
Dates: Sun, Oct 25-26, 2008
Cost: Adults $20.95, Children (3-11) $11.95, Seniors (60+) $17.95
Haunted Trails in Laguna Niguel
Location: Crown Valley Park 29751 Crown Valley Parkway, Laguna Niguel, CA (Orange County)
Dates: Thu - Sat Oct 23-25, 2008
Hours: Scary Trail Oct 23 6-8:30 pm, Oct 24 6-10:30, Oct 25 5-6:30 (Less Scary) & 7:30-10:30 Scary
Cost: $10 all ages
Info: http://ci.laguna-niguel.ca.us, (949) 425-5100
Halloween Parade and Fall Festival ,ANAHEIM
Three-day event that consists of costume contests, live entertainment, a craft fair, fabulous food, fun rides, game booths and much more. The Halloween Parade has been an Anaheim tradition since 1924, when baseball legend Babe Ruth was honored as the Grand Marshal of the celebration.
The Spooktacular Halloween Parade on Saturday.
Location: Most events are held in Downtown Anaheim, at the Center Street Promenade.
Dates: Fri-Sun Oct 24-26, 2008
Haunted House and Halloween Party
Along with a haunted house, there will be Freakish Food, Menacing Music, Ghoulish Games and great fun for all ghost and goblins, young and old!
Location: Unity Community Church
22911 Mill Creek Rd Laguna Hills
Treats in the Streets
Thursday, October 30, 2008
4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Trick or Treat 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
The streets surrounding the Old Towne Plaza are closed off to traffic and Old Towne merchants decorate their shops and hand out candy to trick-or-treaters. Live music, activities, food booths and community displays from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
location:Old Towne Orange Plaza Area