Monday, August 29, 2022

TTDILA's Halloween Guide 2022: Events

This is the place for all the Halloween events you might have only one night to go to. Like a Halloween party or horror themed rock show.

SugarMynt Gallery, 810 Meridian Ave, South Pasadena, CA 91030, USA

Different events from screenings to live music all with a look through the gallery honoring Michael Myers.

For SugarMynt’s 8th annual Halloween exhibit, we’re celebrating the Halloween films, and Halloween feels. With “Halloween Ends” coming out this October, our focus is paying tribute to this franchise that never dies. We’ll have original artwork dedicated to Michael Myers and the rest of the Haddonfield crew, as well as our behind the scenes photos by Kim Gottlieb-Walker featuring “Halloween” (1978) and “Halloween II.”


KILLER KLOWNS CosPlay Dance Party - with John Massari!
Sept 17-18
Zombie Joe's Underground Theatre Group
4850 Lankershim Blvd
North Hollywood, CA 91601

Calling ALL Killer Klowns from Outer Space Fans! Come and Party with Killer-Klowns-Composer John Massari performing his Horror Metal DJ set of his NEW soundtrack recording of his Killer Klowns from Outer Space music soundtrack. This EVENT is a FULL-ON CosPlay Dance Party. Activities will include Special Prizes for Air Guitar, Air Drum, Best Costume & Best Killer Klown Tattoo!


Walk among spiders and their magnificent webs in this unique, open-air experience.T his one-of-a-kind seasonal pavilion gives you a rare glimpse into the secret life of spiders. Stroll through the open air pavilion to see hundreds of orb weavers and their amazing webs all around you. Then enter the spider den to peer into enclosed habitats that house different species from tarantulas to jumping spiders. Along the way you'll hear amazing stories and get answers to all your arachnid questions from our Museum Educators. 

Fri, Sep 23, 2022, 6:00 PM
The Montalbán 1615 Vine Street
Los Angeles, CA 90028
On September 23rd, join authors Howard Berger and Marshall Julius at The Montalbán Theatre in Hollywood as they pick the brains of a panel of film and television's greatest Masters of Make-Up Effects, presented by Nostalgic Nebula. Hear the stories from the artists and take a deep dive into the history behind some of the most iconic creatures, appliances and make-up effects seen on screen. 
September 24, 2022 – November 6, 2022
4949 York Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90042


 Dim the chandeliers, the frightfully fun Hallowe’en Spooktacular reawakens on September 24th! In this hour-long, family friendly boo-sical revue, over one hundred spirited puppets rally to regale you with silly things on strings. From Frankenstein’s monster’s toe-tapping inception and an out-of-this-world Venutian dreamscape to a bone-rattling soirĂ©e of glow-in-the-dark skeletons in a hidden cabaret, Bob Baker’s Hallowe’en Spooktacular beckons you to the place where imagination … lurks!

Starts Sep 29, Select Nights
Zombie Joe's Underground Theatre Group
4850 Lankershim Blvd
North Hollywood, CA 91601

Zombie Joe's Underground Theatre Group’s ALL-NEW fun and frightening Haunted-Halloween Theatrical Attraction for 2022, steering theater-goers and thrill-seekers through a terrifying “Urban Death” Maze & Show of inexplicable horrors, unfathomable monstrosities, and the disturbed spirits that walk among us! Directed by Zombie Joe and Jana Wimer. For Ages 18+






Oct 1-31
1704 Vine Street Hollywood, CA 90028

Black Lagoon is an immersive, creepy-as-hell experience that pays homage to the macabre and throws in a splash of goth and metal for good measure. Wear your costume to these dark dungeons of drink and enjoy innovative and deliciously spooky cocktails! coming to a city near you in october!

Opens Oct 1st, Open 7 days a week
2815 W Magnolia Blvd

"Featuring retro horror toys from the 80s/90s and beyond! We have such an amazing collection, even toys I never knew existed! So cool! And of course our exhibit is full of photo ops, can’t wait for you to see. Lots of great new merch for sale too! "
The Lost Toys is proudly Sponsored by @trick_or_treat_studios @frightrags and




OCTOBER 1-2, 2022 
$tarts at $29
A new horror convention trying to make a name for itself is headed to the LA Convention center the first weekend in October.

"All under one roof in 100,000 square feet for one epic weekend once a year. HorrorCon™ LA presents a curated a selection exhibitors, artisans, artists and exhibits inspired by the world of horror, terror, evil, fright, fear and goth along with the worshipped holiday that's an ode to it all; Halloween."



Sun, October 2, 2022, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Los Angeles State Historic Park 1245 North Spring Street Los Angeles, CA 90012
GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS $30 Dogs, children 12 and under are FREE
Halloween dog show. 



Saturday, October 8, 2022
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Olvera Street
Celebrating its 7th year, the Olvera Street Muertos Artwalk brings together over 35 artists from the greater Los Angeles community selling original artwork, jewelry, accessories, clothing, face painting & more. The Muertos Artwalk is a hand-curated show designed to highlight the work of local artists. 


Tickets are $30.

Grab a handful of midnight dust and join us around the campfire for a live reading of the pilot episode, “The Tale of the Phantom Cab,” of the classic TV show Are You Afraid of the Dark?

The reading will feature performances by our very own Midnight Society including:

Jonah Ray (Mystery Science Theater 3000, Better Things)
Francesca Reale (Stranger Things, Haters Back Off)
Wil Wheaton (Big Bang Theory, Stand By Me)
Alyssa Limperis (Too Late, A Little Late With Lilly Singh)
Malcolm Barrett (Key & Peele, Preacher)
Sarah Burns (Barry, Enlightened)
Johnny Pemberton (21 Jump Street, Ant-Man)
Olivia DeLaurentis (Prank Encounters, The Cool Kids)
Eric Edelstein (Twin Peaks, Jurassic World)
David Payton (WandaVision, Waves)

This live reading is not only a ton of spooky fun, but is also an annual fundraiser in support of the Bob Baker Marionette Theater. Your tickets go to support our continued mission to inspire imagination through puppetry and the allied arts. So get your tickets now and have yourself a spooky Halloween!!!


October 15–31, 2022
Casa Vertigo 1828 Oak St, Los Angeles, CA, 90015
$ $
House of Spirits: Vaughan Hall is an immersive theatrical cocktail soirée, where adults do Halloween in a haunted mansion. Enjoy miniature craft cocktails and enjoy a night of macabre magic, tarot readings, strange roaming specters, secret games and so much more! Over 50,000 guests have already enjoyed House of Spirits, and now you can expect the unexpected in Los Angeles this year!October 1 through 31
10 a.m.–4 p.m. daily, with special entertainment and activities on weekends
LA Zoo
5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90027
$ Admission to the zoo

The Halloween spirit will be in full swing for 31 frightfully fun days at the L.A. Zoo, where guests can enjoy spooktacular sights daily. Weekends are even sweeter, with treats like open-air live shows, animal pumpkin feedings, themed photo ops, education stations, and much more. Costumes are encouraged!

Oct 8-9
Globe Theatre Los Angeles 740 South Broadway Los Angeles, CA 90014
$20 – $50

Oddities Flea Market is thrilled to be returning to the historic Globe Theatre in Downtown Los Angeles this Fall! Prepare to be dazzled by wonders unimagined! Shop three curated floors of medical history ephemera, anatomical curiosities, natural history items, osteological specimens, taxidermy, home decor, jewelry, one-of-a-kind art, and much more.

Oct 8-9 
Lanterman Auditorium 4491 Cornishon Avenue La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011
$15 – $35

Presented by the Leigh Purtill Ballet Company since 2017, Sweet Sorrow ®, A Zombie Ballet will grace the stage one more time before returning to the crypt. Don’t miss your chance to see this Halloween classic!

This original sequel to Shakespeare's classic "Romeo & Juliet" was created by Artistic Director, Leigh Purtill, for those who have a dark romantic soul and an intense desire to experience the underworld.

The story resumes with the funeral of star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet. A mysterious and powerful apothecary awakens and lures them into her underworld as they shed their living bodies. You’ll follow Juliet’s cousin, Rosaline, who encounters zombies, lost souls, spiders, werewolves, a mighty Raven Queen and more in her lonely search for Juliet in the underworld. Will Rosaline return to the living or will the underworld be her final resting place?

Oct 14-16
The Marriott Burbank Convention Center & Hotel
2500 North Hollywood Way
Burbank, CA 91505
 Sat, October 22, 20224:00 PM – 10:00 PM
 LOFT 1923 1515 Compton Avenue #unit b Los Angeles, CA 90021
Mall Trick-Or-Treating

Whether your neighborhood isn’t trick-or-treat friendly or you don’t feel like going door-to-door, participating retailers at both centers will be handing out candy to shoppers - costumes encouraged!