Spooktacular Fall Events in San Diego

Halloween is just around the corner, and all of San Diego is in the spirit. We’ve done the math and no matter which option you choose, it all adds up to a frightfully good time!

Recommended for Kids & Families

Scream Zone Del Mar at the Del Mar Fairgrounds

  • Features hayrides and haunted houses.
  • Operating now through October 31.
  • Recommended for children ages 10 and up.
  • Across the Street from our Solana Beach Resort

Halloween Bash at Seaport Village

  • Features a pet costume contest, live music, photos with a living scarecrow and trick-or-treating.
  • Saturday, October 27, 2012 from 3:30 to 8pm.
  • Recommended for all ages.
  • 21 Miles from our Solana Beach Resort

Dia de los Muertos Festival at Mission San Luis Rey 

  • Celebrates the traditional holiday, Dia de los Muertos, featuring face painting and carnival rides.
  • Sunday, October 30 from 10am to 4pm.
  • Recommended for all ages.
  • 22 Miles from our Solana Beach Resort

The Haunted Trail at Balboa Park

  • San Diego’s only completely outdoor, haunted adventure filled with ghosts and goblins.
  • September 28 through Wednesday October 31
  • Recommended for children 10 and up.

Haunted Aquarium at Birch Aquarium: Where science goes mad

  • Celebrates creepy crawlers and ocean animals, featuring a costume contest for children, live music, and treats.
  • October 26-27, 6pmto 9pm
  • Recommended for all ages.

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LED Presents: Afrojack at Petco Park –Saturday, Oct. 27

LED is invading Park at the Park to bring you a massive EDM show with headliner Afrojack, also featuring sets by Bobby Burns, RL Grime, TJR and Anna Lunoe. This pre-Halloween party runs from 6 to 11:30pm and is open to 16+. Pre-sale tickets start at $35. wantickets.com

Halloween Block Party at House of Blues – Saturday, Oct. 27

House of Blues San Diego is hosting a Halloween Block Party this year. The 30,000 sq. ft. downtown music venue will fall under the Technomania Circus spell on Saturday night, with three music stages and haunted circus entertainment. Party with headliners DJ Skratchy and Tribe of Kings, plus DJs Rocky Dennisson, Sunday Sauce and AKA Dru, and battle for $500 cash in the costume contest. Doors open at 9pm for 21+. Pre-sale tickets start at $20. hobblockparty.com

EDM ft. Benny Benassi at FLUXX – Sunday, Oct. 28

FLUXX is kicking off a full week of Halloween celebrations with a special Sunday EDM night. The iconic Italian DJ/producer Benny Benassi is returning to the FLUXX stage for our ‘Satisfaction.’ Benassi’s Rough Road tour will also bring Congorock and Pink is Punk to the party. 21+. Pre-sale tickets start at $30. fluxxsd.com

Halloween Ball  ft. Manufactured Superstars at The Prado – Wednesday, Oct. 31

The 9th annual Halloween Ball is taking over Balboa Park on All Hallows’ Eve. DJhere, DTown and TK are joining forces to host the Halloween Ball, featuring beats by Manufactured Superstars. The Prado sets the stage for a spooktacular event, with indoor/outdoor lounges, multiple music stages and 20+ bars. The party starts at 9pm for 21+ guests. Pre-sale tickets start at $30. pradohalloween.com