Central Coast Halloween Guide 2021 – KION546
The Halloween festivities begin this weekend and this year we’re giving you a rundown of all the events happening in Monterey, San Benito, and Santa Cruz counties.
Family Roller Party Costume
The Downtown Association will be hosting a costume party on the rooftop parking lot at the corner of Walnut Avenue, Cedar Street and Church Street. Bring your own skates, blades, boards and scooters! Also bring beach chairs, for added comfort. Thanks to local sponsorship, participation is free!
Watsonville DÃa de los Muertos
The Watsonville Film Festival presents its 4th annual DÃa de los Muertos with the animated film “Coco”. Families will be treated to performances by El Sistema, the Academia de MÃºsica IlusiÃ³n, Estrellas de Esperanza, White Hawk Aztec Dancers and Esperanza del Valle. People are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets and war clothes
When: 4 p.m.
Where: Place Watsonville
Drive-thru safe or treat at the Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds
The Santa Cruz County Attorney’s Office is hosting a Trunk or Treat drive-thru service for families at the Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds near Watsonville.
The hours for this event are 3:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. or while supplies last.
COVID-19 guidelines will be followed for the safety of participants.
Downtown Salinas Trick or Treat
Trick or Treat event downtown from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Seaside Halloween Bonanza
This free family event for kids 10 and under will feature a haunted house, glowing necklaces and free candy bags for the first 300 kids, plus carnival games with prizes and crafts.
When: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: Oldemeyer Center, 986 Hilby Avenue, Seaside, CA 93955
Monterey’s Old Fisherman’s Wharf: Trick or Treat by the Bay
Come dressed up and enjoy this free family event on the occasion of Halloween. Trick or Treat and receive sweet treats from participating merchants on the dock. Candy World will feature a witch for fun photo ops and special Halloween candy. Take part in our special Halloween costume contest on the platform at 5:00 p.m. hosted by David Marzetti and win cash prizes
When: Sunday, October 31, 2021 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where: Old Fisherman’s Wharf de Monterey (GPS at 101 Washington Street, Monterey, CA)
Special Halloween California International Air Show
The 40e anniversary of the California International Airshow features the USAF Thunderbirds and Air Force and Navy F-35 fighter jets, and for the kids, don’t miss the Monster Trucks, Jet Trucks and the Chevron Exhibit STEM, the MCOE Fab Lab, the Navy STEM exhibit, and the Kid’s Zone (with special surprises for kids).
Children 12 and under benefit from free general admission on Sunday, October 31, 2021
Doors open at 9 a.m. and flights start around 10:30 a.m. The show ends at 4 p.m. on Sunday.
13 days of Halloween
Visitors can participate in the BINGO Big Pumpkin Hunt, take a photo in our panoramic photo booth, and enjoy festive specials at the dock. All events culminate with the annual Trick-o-Treating on the platform on October 31 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Halloween Carnage Skate Jam
Marina and her Police Activities League are organizing a skating event at the skate park from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Prizes will be given out for the best costume, although there are opportunities to win additional prizes at a raffle and other events.
Admission is $ 10 and is open to people of all ages.
Scotts Valley Halloween Scavenger Hunt
Scotts Valley’s premier Halloween event is back by popular demand! Those hoping to participate can collect their treasure maps from the Togolese of Scotts Valley to start their race around local businesses.
It all starts at 10:00 a.m. and ends at 8:00 p.m.
Halloween for the students of Marina High, Junior High
Los Arboles Upper Field on Halloween night is the site of multiple activities for Marina’s high school and high school students.
Activities include a 30-foot climbing wall, QB blitz, 25-foot jousting, and a tug-n-dunk.
A video game trailer will also be on site.
The opening hours for this event are 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and, as previously stated, is for students of Marina Junior High School and High School.