Halloween

Upcoming Events

Creepy Crawly Halloween Trick-or-Treat

 
10/27/24
 
free
 
Downtown Campbell

Creepy Crawly Halloween in Downtown Campbell is our annual street party costume extravaganza. Bring your two and four legged little ghouls, goblins, and superheroes to our haunted district for some scary good fun and Trick or Treating!

Past Events

Halloween Storytime and Parade for Kids

 
10/26/23
 
free
 
Colton Hall Lawn

Join Monterey Public Library staff for a special spooky Halloween Storytime and Parade for children on the lawn of Colton Hall, 10:15am-11:15am. Be sure to wear your favorite costumes.

Annual November Skulls Art Show at Headdress 2023

 
11/5/23
 
free
 
Headdress

Headdress Salon presents our annual collaborative art show, November Skulls , featuring shadow boxes by Heather Jorgensen (a.k.a. Lili Jorge), photography by Michelle Robertson, and art by Rory Glass.

Come celebrate life, art, and community 3pm-7pm. All art work is for sale.

Halloween Dinner Party at Namaste India Bistro

 
10/31/23
 
 
Namaste India Bistro

Join us for a hauntingly good time at Namaste India Bistro's Halloween Diner Party featuring a special spooky menu, costume contest, and fun surprises, 5:30pm-8pm.

Dress in your spookiest, silliest, or most creative costumes tonight and get 15% discount off your entire ticket.

Halloween Costume Contest for Dogs & Owners at Comanche Cellars

 
10/31/23
 
 
Comanche Cellars Wine Room

Comanche Cellars Wine Room hosts a Halloween costume contest for dogs and their owners, 4pm-8pm. Enjoy free snacks and a splash of wine if you're in costume. Costume contest at 6pm - prizes for the three best costumes!

Bamboo Reef Halloween Night Dive with Underwater Pumpkin Carving!

 
10/30/23
 
$35
 
Bamboo Reef Dive Shop

Join Bamboo Reef Dive Shop for a Halloween-themed nighttime beach dive with underwater pumpkin carving! Fee is $35; bring your own pumpkin.

All fun dives are two tank dives. Divers must provide their own equipment (available for rent), c-card, and a sense of adventure. Space is limited so register online to reserve your spot.

Fright Fest Monterey: a Classic Horror Film Festival

 
10/25/23
 
$5/$40
 
Monterey History and Art at Stanton Center

Experience timeless classic horror films on the big screen! Get ready for spine-tingling thrills and chills with five nights of frights, October 25-29. Come watch some of the greatest horror films ever made.

Halloween Costume Gala at Melville Tavern

 
10/29/23
 
 
Melville Tavern

Melville Tavern invites you to join us on Sunday, October 29 for some Halloween fun and good food at our Halloween Costume Gala! Don’t forget to wear a costume and get a free appetizer with 2 entrees.

Happy Hour...

Creepy Crawly Halloween Trick-or-Treat

 
10/29/23
 
free
 
Downtown Campbell

Creepy Crawly Halloween in Downtown Campbell is our annual street party costume extravaganza. Bring your two and four legged little ghouls, goblins, and superheroes to our haunted district for some scary good fun and Trick or Treating!

Doggoween Costume Contest at Fieldwork Brewing

 
10/29/23
 
free
 
Fieldwork Brewing Company

Fieldwork Brewing Co presents the Doggoween Costume Contest! Bring your dog to Fieldwork taproom on October 29 for the cutest and spookiest costume contest of the season.

Sign-ups will begin at 12pm, the parade will begin at 12:30pm; judges...

Boolesque for Boobies!

 
10/28/23
 
$20
 
Monterey History and Art at Stanton Center

Monterey History and Art at Stanton Center hosts the Carmel Delights ' annual Boolesque. This year a portion of the proceeds will go towards our local Breast Cancer Assistance Group . Costumes are encouraged. Tickets are $20 - purchase here .

Doors open at 7:30pm. Burlesque performance at 8pm features guest artists Lillian Du Jour and Kiva Siani of Los Angeles followed by DJ Alejandro with PBear Entertainment. Costume contest at 10pm.

Thrill the World Zombie Crawl

 
10/28/23
 
Free
 
Downtown Campbell

Every Halloween, an undead curse falls upon Downtown Campbell and a horde of dancing zombies shuffle their way from one end of downtown to the other while performing the "Thriller" dance every time they stop.

Night Magic at Pearl Hour

 
10/28/23
 
$22
 
Pearl Hour

Pearl Hour presents Night Magic on Saturday, October 28, 7pm-2am, a party featuring cocktails with Mexican spirits, music, tattoo art, and tarot readings. Tickets are $22 - purchase here .

Halloween Trick-or-Treat on Lighthouse 2023

 
10/28/23
 
free
 
Lighthouse District

Join us for a spooky good time! On Saturday, October 28, Lighthouse District shops, restaurants, and boutiques will be open and welcoming little goblins with special treats, 2pm-5pm, rain or shine. So dress up the kids, get in the spirit, and come on down with your family to enjoy a fun and safe time in the community.

All businesses handing out candy will be located on Lighthouse Avenue in New Monterey between Reeside and David and will have a Lighthouse Halloween poster displayed in the window.

Halloween BBQ at Brick Alley Tattoo

 
10/28/23
 
 
Brick Alley Tattoo

Brick Alley Tattoo is hosting a Halloween BBQ on Saturday, October 28, 2pm until closing. We'll have deals on flash (specific to tattoo artist), a costume contest, a $100-$150 Get What You Get Machine, food, candy, shirts, and stickers.

Horror Author Francesca Maria at Current Comics

 
10/28/23
 
 
Current Comics

Current Comics presents a book signing by author Francesca Maria on Saturday, October 28, 1pm-4pm. Francesca Maria is the creator of The Black Cat Chronicles , a true horror comic book series, as well as a short story collection, They Hide: Short Stories to Tell in the Dark.

Halloween ComicFest 2023 at Current Comics

 
10/28/23
 
free
 
Current Comics

Current Comics is hosting a Halloween ComicFest on Saturday, October 28, featuring candy and free Halloween-themed comics (11am-7pm), a vintage toy sale (11am-5pm), and a book signing by local horror author Francesca Maria (1pm-4pm).

Halloween Party at Britannia Arms

 
10/27/23
 
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Britannia Arms of Monterey

Britannia Arms is hosting a Halloween Party on Friday, October 27, from 9:30pm until closing. Wear your best (or worst!) Halloween costumes and come have some fun with DJ Joey Camacho.