Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Halloween Things To Do: Carrie Anniversary, Zombie Walks, Start of ScreamFest and More!!!

Another week of Halloween events in LA, we even have our office Halloween party this week! Expect some photos later on. For now read up on all things Halloween coming up.

-If the haunt buff, read how much it costs to operate some and why they die off so fast with these LA Times article on haunts
See what's killing haunted houses and other independent Halloween attractions

Oct 13-16
LA Convention Center
Oct 27-30
1101 W. McKinley Ave.
Pomona CA 91768
Adult (13-64) $26.00
Child (3-12) or Senior (65+)$22.00
5,000 hand carved pumpkins never looked so...that's a lot of pumpkins and a lot of intricate designs.

Infamous Zombie Walk in Long Beach
Fri., Oct. 14th @6PM, Sat., Oct. 15th @6PM, and Sun., Oct. 16th @5PM
Shoreline Village
401-435 Shoreline Village Drive, Long Beach, CA 90802
Free to zombie walk
Day pass $13

Dress as a zombie and scare the living for free or pay a little extra and live out your zombie fantasies.
This apocalyptic festival is a jam-packed day of live entertainment, showcasing a dance area with bumpin' jams you're going want to dance to for the ultimate frightful Halloween dance party.
Friday at 11:58 PM - 2 AM
Oct 14 at 11:58 PM to Oct 15 at 2 AM
Vista Theatre
In October we will be screening the 1996 teen witchraft classic THE CRAFT! A newcomer to a Catholic prep high school falls in with a trio of outcast teenage girls who practice witchcraft and they all soon conjure up various spells and curses against those who even slightly anger them! This year marks the film's 20th anniversary and Halloween is the best time of year to watch this one! Get your favorite gothy gear on, bring your Wicca texts and join us- can you stay up till the witching hour? Please spread the word and bring friends so we can continue to bring your favorite movies back to life the way they should be seen!
Discover the creatures lurking in the depths at the Aquarium of the Pacific’s seventeenth annual Scarium of the Pacific—a spooktacular, educational Halloween event for the whole family. Enjoy special Halloween programs, including the annual children’s costume contest, the creepy coloring contest, face painting, magic shows, underwater pumpkin carving, spooky storytelling, and kooky crafts, and meet eerie animals in the Great Hall.
Oct 15-16
Whimsic Alley
5464 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90036
Halloween is right around the corner and the means it's time for our Goblins and Wizards Craft Faire! Our vendors will be carrying tons of spooku, handmade items to feed your love for the best season. It's not too soon to be ready for this one! Free admission, trick or treating all day, raffles every hour! See you soon!

Carrie 40th Anniversary Screening and Prom
Fri, Oct 14, 8pm
929 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90015
$25 – General Admission including Prom-Themed After Party
$75 – Preferred Seating + Exclusive Carrie Poster + New Scream Factory Blu Ray + Photo Op including Prom Themed After-Party (Limited availability)
$125 –VIP seating + Exclusive Carrie Poster & Blu-ray + Photo Op with cast/crew including After-Party + Private Pre-Party (Limited availability)

Damn, if this isn't a great Halloween event and it's for charity... Carrie is having its 40th Anniversary Screening and Prom Oct 14 at the oddly named The Theatre at Ace Hotel. A restored version of the film with some of the cast and crew and inconceivable recreation of the prom will be going on this October.

Cinespia Horror Nights
Oct 15-22
Hollywood Forever
6000 Santa Monica Blvd

Special horror nights at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery including a free showing of IFC's Stan Against Evil.

Saturday, October 15, 6:30 PM
Heritage Square Museum
3800 Homer St, Los Angeles, CA 90031
Free for Museum members and $10 for the general public.
Guests are invited to bring a picnic, blankets, chairs, and candy to enjoy a classic scary movie at Heritage Square. Feature TBD.

Oct 18-27
TCL Chinese 6 Theatres
6801 Hollywood Blvd. Hollywood, CA 90028
$Individual  tickets or pass
Enjoy two weeks of horror films on Hollywood. The festival has some of the top new frightful moves to scar your minds forever. Special parties and special releases usually come with some free movie posters or dreadful guests.