Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Halloween Update: Knott's Scary Farm Is Back

We've updated the Halloween guide! Even more horror movies on the way and of course, shooting zombies on a train await you as we end September. Knott's Scary Farm (the classic) is up next with Dark Harbor another week away and then will starting having the high level haunts opening up. Expect more Halloween Updates and Reviews coming at you.

Knott’s Scary Farm
Select Nights September 20 - October 31
Knott's Berry Farm
8039 Beach Blvd, Buena Park, CA 90620
$taer at $42 and up 
Two new mazes, “The Depth’s and “Dark Entities” will be joining seven other mazes for a total of nine places to get you scares on it the oldest theme park to do haunts.“Knott’s Scary Farm is the largest and most haunting Halloween experience in Southern California, with unimaginable scares and innovative thrills that can’t be found anywhere else. The fully transformed theme park features uniquely haunted mazes and attractions, sinister shows and more than 1,000 horrifying creatures lurking in the fog and hiding in every corner of the park. This Halloween event has all the ingredients of a truly terrifying nightmare. But unlike most dreams, Knott’s Scary Farm is a nightmare you can’t wake up from -- which makes it the thing to do for Halloween.”

HALLOWEEN (1978) 40th Anniversary Screening
with SCA Alumni John Carpenter and Nick Castle
September 22, 2018, 7:00 P.M.
The Frank Sinatra Hall at the Eileen Norris Cinema Theatre Complex
3507 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles, CA 90007
Free, Must RSVP

Followed by a Q&A with John Carpenter and Actor Nick Castle ("Michael Myers").

Zombie Hunter Train
Select Nights Sept 29-Nov 3
364 Main St
Fillmore, CA 93015 Zombie Hunter - $55
Ride Only - $25

"Take a train ride through the battle grounds of the Zombie Apocalypse! You will be armed with a paintball gun loaded with Zombie flesh eating toxic paintballs. Help beat back the attacking zombie hordes and return the un-dead to the dead! Help save humanity! Zombies DO NOT shoot back"

H40: 40 Years of Terror
Oct 12-14
Pasadena Convention Center  
300 E Green St, Pasadena, CA 91101
$tarts at $30 

Enjoy everything from the Halloween film series. Guests from every movie, screenings of the films. A true fan event for a psycho killer.

16mm 80s Horror Sequels Movie Marathon
Saturday, October 20, 2:00 PM
Dynasty Typewriter
2511 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90057

"We know that you want a powerhouse 12-hour session of ‘80s horror franchise sequels projected from nothing but rare film prints -- because we do too. Join splatterpunks Secret Sixteen, Friday Night Frights, The Mall and The Voyager Institute as they unlock a celluloid sarcophagus of terrifying beauty.  These horror sagas are our beloved let’s get down with six high-energy installments where a beloved franchise hit its peak, or got rrrrrrrreal loose in the best way possible. The Secret Sixteen mission: to project horror/cult rarities exclusively from the portable, wonderous 16mm format.  Hints are dropped, but titles are never revealed until they unspool onscreen."