Halloween Events in Orange County

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Dana Point Halloween Spooktacular

October 22, 2022 

Looking for some Halloween fun? Elaborate mazes? Check. Game? Check. Live entertainment? Check. Candy?  Check. Check. The city of Dana Point and the Dana Point Police department come together to share Halloween activities October 22nd from 2-8pm. Walk through the elaborate Halloween maze, play some games,  do some crafts, enjoy some live entertainment, and grab some candy for the kids.  Stop by the Trunk or Treat event from 2-7pm.  For more information about the Dana Point Halloween Spooktacular click here. 

Spooky Treat Trolley

October 29, 2022

The Spooky Treat Trolley is back in Dana Point. Bring your kids to the trolley route, it will be making stops and handing out treats, costumes are encouraged! Each year the trolley is decked out in Halloween decorations while playing Halloween music with a delightfully wicked trolley staff dressed up to pass out candy. Here’s a list of trolley stops for the event. 

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Trails and Treats Halloween Hike

October 29, 2022 

Love to hike? Grab your costume, a treat and your hiking shoes and head to Travis Ranch Youth Park to enjoy a beautiful scenic hike from 9-11am. Pre-registration is required. Sign up here

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Boo Ha- Ha - A Haunted Oktoberfest

October 28th & 29th

Brew Ha- Ha is back this October for Boo Ha- Ha! This collaboration between the Brew Ha Ha Festival and the OC Fair and Events Center brings guests of the event three hours of unlimited beer tastings from some of the nation’s top breweries! Halloween and Oktoberfest collide this Fall to bring you an event beer lovers won’t want to miss. Enjoy a wide variety of both German style and West Coast lagers. Rock out to music by Berlin with special guests The Mismiths.  Beer tastings will be available from 7-10pm with concessions available afterwards. Get your tickets to Boo Ha- Ha here. 

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La Palma Halloween Carnival

October 30, 2022

Traditional trick- or- treating? Not in La Palma!  Entry to this event is absolutely free!  Trick- or- treat, grab a bite to eat or play some carnival games. The event is from 3:30-6pm at Central Park.  For more information click here

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Jack O' Lantern Jamboree

October 30, 2022

Experience spooky obstacle courses, puppet shows, a pumpkin patch, a reptile show and petting zoo this Halloween! Head to the Atlantis Play Center in Garden Grove with the kids from 1-4pm for this uniquely OC event. Pre-registration for the event is required, tickets to this event are limited and go on sale October 11th. Click here for more information. 

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Anaheim Fall Festival & Halloween Parade

 October 29, 2022

Get your costume ready and head to downtown Anaheim!! Locals residents and businesses come together in the massive
Halloween Parade, the final details for the event are still in the works and there is still time to participate, sponsor or volunteer.  The festival shares Behemoth floats and community performances to celebrate Halloween with the whole community. Click here for more details about the festival.

Oogie Boogie Bash

Select nights September 6th through October 31st

The Oogie Boogie Bash is back at Disney’s California Adventure. The park decked out in Halloween in only a way Mickey can do it. Watch the frightfully fun parade, eat unique Halloween themed treats, visit villains grove and walk through one of the immersive treat trails while enjoying the everyday Disneyland magic that Disney has to offer.  Get your Oogie Boogie Bash tickets here.

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Stanton Halloween Festival

October 29, 2022

This special event is open to ghosts and goblins of all ages! Grab your costume and your treat bag and head to Central Park for an evening packed with costume contests, games, entertainment, food booths and so much more!

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Tunnel of Terror Haunted Car Wash

Through October 31, 2022

The tunnel of Terror is back. This Haunted Tunnel in Anaheim is an all ages, scare you out of your seat event. Get your car washed  and the heebie- jeebies to get you in the Halloween spirit.   

Halloween Family Festival

October 31, 2022 

The Rancho Santa Margarita Family Festival is bringing the fun this Halloween. Families can trick-or-treat, play in
bounce houses, walk through the local vendor booths, jump in the inflatables or enter the costume contest. Halloween day from 2-5pm. For more information click here

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Knotts Spooky ( & Scary) Farm

September 29, 2022- October 31, 2022

Knott’s Spooky Farm is a SoCal family-friendly fall  celebration. Littles can trick-or-treat around the town of Calico’s shops and buildings to collect sweet treats from the friendly townsfolk plus enjoy even more kids’ Halloween activities. An event for the whole family the park is themed with spooky surprises around every corner. Visit the Calico Candy Mine,  stop by the pumpkin patch, check out the creepy critters of Calico or take a trip to camp snoopy.  Knotts has Halloween fun for everyone.  

After dark Knotts Spooky Farm is transformed into Knotts Scary Farm! The frightfully themed amusement park is themed Where Nightmares never end this year. SoCal’s largest and most haunting Halloween event that will fill you with terror, unimaginable scares and innovative thrills. This one’s not for the faint of heart. 

The fully transformed theme park features uniquely haunted mazes, sinister shows and attractions with more than 1,000 horrifying creatures lurking around the park ready to scare the pants off you! 

Truly a terrifying Halloween nightmare visited by locals from all over California. 

Get your tickets in advance because they typically sell out. Click here to secure your spot at SoCal’s scariest theme park. 


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