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Boo News – Halloween Links & Costume Sources

Haunted House Links

Check out these haunted search engines for activities around the country. They have haunted houses, chat, costume tips and more…

How to Haunt-it-yourself – Haunted House building tips

Pumpkin Patches and Hay Rides Links

Finding more Los Angeles Events

Use city specific search engines for events around Los Angeles. Note: no search engines have everything, so dig for info.

Halloween & Horror events & blog sites for the Los Angeles area

  • Hollywood Gothique
    • Reviews of haunts, interview clips and news of Halloween and Fantasy events around the Los Angeles area.
    • Lots more Halloween and spooky news for all year long.
  • Creepy LA
    • Brian has a special seasonal blog just for all the weird and wonderful stuff that goes on in this town during the fall…
  • My Haunt Live
    • Calendar, map, and reviews of the Halloween events


Looking for more club events, especially on the west side? Check out…

General Calendars

  • The Los Angeles Times is now behind a pay way… but if you have access, they’ve always got a good listing.
  • is a nice little directory of many event links and other directories, Halloween just being one of them.
  • Los Angeles DownTown News – leep up w/ everything downtown –
  • covers events throughout the city. Look for info and comments.
  • Los Angeles Almanaclist a lot of family friendly activities for October including street fairs, harvest festivals and museum days.
    • They list the events by month now, so you’ll need to check the dates yourself.

City Halloween Calendars

A few cities or counties do their own Halloween calendars.  If it’s your area, there’s a lot more fun to be had.  Note, sometimes these are not official calendars and just have a specific emphasis.

Day of the Dead and related activity calendars

  • Plume Norie’s Day of the Dead in LA has a large list of festivals from all around SoCal.
  • LA’s city calendar for Latino Heritage
  • , select October, and go to the end of the month. Check November too. (Link is dead, looking for the new address, if there is one.)

More Links for Halloween Fun