Seasonal Happenings

Halloween Round-up

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Costumes, crafts, recipes and more in our Spook-tacular October Round-up!

Find spooktacular events, creepy crafts, Halloween recipes, DIY costumes and more in our Halloween Round-Up!

Are you hosting a Halloween party or crafting a clever costume this year? We’ve collected hair-raising Halloween treats for you!

Halloween Happenings and Fall Fun

Halloween Events

Fa-boo-lous fun awaits in our list of San Diego's Halloween and Fall Happenings, full of fun things to do and places to go with your family.

pumpkin patches in San Diego.

Pumpkin Patches
Looking for JUST pumpkin patches in San Diego? We've got you covered! Plan your day of fall family fun with our list.

Halloween Recipes

Make no bones about it! These tasty treats are ghoulishly good grub for your Halloween party or family celebration. *Indicates healthy or allergy-friendly snacks that still scream Halloween.

*Frankenstein Pops
*Candy Corn Smoothie
Mummified Cupcakes
Chocolaty Monster Mash Mudslide
*Friendly Ghosts
*Pumpkin Patch Snack

Find more creepy cuisine for Halloween in Family Recipes.

Indulge in delicious sweet and savory pumpkin recipes in "Pumpkiny Goodness", a round-up of recipes that takes you beyond traditional pumpkin pie. Love fall apples? Find festive recipes in our Apple Recipe Round-Up.

Cute and funny table ecorations for halloween.

Halloween Crafts

Creepy Cones
Cute table decorations that will delight your trick-or-treaters.

Beastly Bags
Use paper bags and craft scraps to scare up some spooky decorations this Halloween!

Greedy Ghosts
This DIY party game is fun to make and play!

Freaky Fruit
Why should pumpkins get all the attention at Halloween?

Fall Flowers
Welcome autumn with this fun DIY flower decoration.

Pumpkin Carving Templates
Pumpkin carving ideas and FREE printable templates.

Find more ideas on our Halloween Pinterest Board. Visit our Halloween pinterest board for more crafts, decorations and party ideas!

Make these do it yourself costumes for Halloween.

DIY Costumes

Find step-by-step instructions from Style Me Pretty Living for these adorable Sushi Roll, Hot Air Balloon and Bubble Bath costumes.


More Halloween Fun:

13 Halloween Party Games for Kids
Entertaining the neighborhood "littles" this Halloween? These games will keep them giggling!

Is Your Tween or Teen Too Old to Trick or Treat?
Discover a bounty of festive, creative options for teens who have "aged out."

Check Totally Teens for more Halloween activities for San Diego teens.

Boo on a Budget
Cheap, Quick Halloween Costumes

San Diego's Historic Haunt Spots
SD has its share of haunted places. "Meet" our local ghosts at these infamous locales.

12 Ways to "Give Back" Halloween Candy
What to do with all that Halloween candy!

Is Your Child Ready for a Haunted House?
Take a look behind the scenes to help decide