At last, at last, Halloween weekend is here! Halloween 2018 falls in the middle of a busy work/school week, but that doesn’t mean we don’t have plenty of time for spooky fun! If you’re not too busy carving pumpkins and stocking up on candy, there are non-stop Halloween festivals, trick-or-treat events, and pumpkin parties all weekend long. More in the mood for a romantic movie showing? Skip to slide two!


1. El Segundo Fall Festivities

Richmond Street School Fall Festival

WHAT: The Richmond Street School’s Fall Festival is one of the top fundraisers for our school each year. The proceeds contribute directly to the PTA and STAY at Richmond Street School. Meet up with friends, connect with other families, and support our school!

October 26th from 4 pm – 8 pm
WHERE: Richmond Street School, 615  Richmond St, El Segundo
DETAILS: Wristbands available for purchase and additional information provided on the school’s website.

Trunk or Treat

WHAT: Join the Automobile Driving Museum for their annual “Trunk or Treat” Halloween Party! Free for children 10 and under, this safe, family event offers cool cars, games, treats, and food trucks all day.

Sunday, October 28th from 10 am – 2 pm
WHERE: The ADM, 610 Lairport St, El Segundo
DETAILS: Visit the ADM event page for details.

Mommy and Me Monster Mash

WHAT: Join Happy Baby Yoga for their 2nd annual Mommy + Me Monster Mash; a Halloween Dance Party for moms + little ones up to age 5. Costumes are encouraged!

WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 28th from 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
WHERE: 353 Main St, El Segundo
DETAILS: Tickets ($40/mama + child) are limited, so reserve yours ASAP as these events usually sell out quickly. Visit the facebook event page for more info.

Terror on Main

WHAT: The ESHS Marching Band presents the 1st Annual TERROR ON MAIN Haunted House! The event offers spooktacular scares each night this weekend to delight all age groups.
WHEN: Friday, October 26th – Sunday October 28th, hours vary
WHERE: El Segundo Masonic Lodge 520 Main St., El Segundo
DETAILS: For more info, check out the Terror On Main Facebook event.

The Phantom of the Opera

WHAT: A showing of the rare, original cut of the 1925 silent classic of The Phantom of the Opera. “Lon Chaney embodies the title character of a badly disfigured man in the catacombs of the Paris Opera House.  Spooky, dramatic, stressful and memorable, this is a silent classic that will pull you in and never let go.”

Friday at 8:15pm, Saturday at 2:30pm and 8:15pm, Sunday at 2:30pm
WHERE: Old Town Music Hall, 140 Richmond Street, El Segundo
DETAILS: complete scheduleSee the for ticket pricing and additional info.

The Great Pumpkin Race

WHAT: The 28th Annual World Famous Pumpkin Race Festival is a FREE event and will be held on Sunday, October 28, 2018 at the Manhattan Pier beginning at 11:00 AM Manhattan Beach’s Annual Pumpkin Race! The all-day, world-famous event will offer memorable pumpkin-fun for all ages.

WHEN: Begins at 11 am
WHERE: Downtown Manhattan Beach
DETAILS: Visit the Facebook Event Page for details.

Pumpkin Pool-ooza

WHAT: Enjoy fall crafts, activities, and a pool full of pumpkins at the Plunge. $5 with rec id, $7 without.

WHEN: Saturday, October 27th from 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
WHERE: The Plunge, 219 W Mariposa Ave, El Segundo
DETAILS: Head over to Facebook for more info.