Marina Spooktacular offers Halloween fun for the whole family on the Los Angeles waterfront. Enjoy free admission to this two-day festival in Burton Chace Park, Marina del Rey. Daytime activities are kid-friendly, but when night falls, the park evolves into a field of frights with tours of L.A.’s only haunted pirate ships, recommended for brave souls age 13 and up.

 

Saturday, October 28, 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Sunday, October 29, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Oct 28
4 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

Thriller Dance Flash Mob

Come learn this popular Halloween season dance.

Oct 28
TBD

Costume Contest

Stay tuned for the schedule of constume showcases for people and pets.

Oct 29
1 p.m.

JAM Session: Aztec Dance

Experience the splendor of the Aztec people with San Fernando's Danza Mexica Cuauhtemoc. Explore the music, choreography, and poetry of this ancient Mesoamerican culture! Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. JAM Sessions are participatory while also centered on movement and music. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

Oct 29
3 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.

Thriller Dance Flash Mob

Come learn this popular Halloween season dance.

Oct 29
TBD

Costume Contest

Stay tuned for the schedule of constume showcases for people and pets.

How to Get
a Wristband

Admission is FREE, however, liability waivers are required for all attendees (all ages) who want to participate in any activity. Print out and complete your waiver at home for faster festival entry. You’ll need to deliver the waiver to the Department of Beaches & Harbors tent at the park entrance and exchange it for a wristband. Get a printable waiver by registering at Marina Spooktacular’s Eventbrite page. Click below.

Eventbrite

Carve Like a Pro

Get tips from a professional pumpkin carver on how to creatively decorate festive gourds. Pumpkins and carving kits will be provided for free.

Play Like a Kid

Classic carnival games and kid-focused activities will be available all day. Challenge Dad to a ring toss-off. See who can beat Grandma at the balloon pop.

Get Your Face Painted

Whether you want cutesy cat whiskers or a creepy spider web, face paint artists can give you a custom cheek design that will get you ready for the costume contest.