San Diego Weekend Events: Halloween Edition!

san diego weekend eventsThe weekend we’ve all been waiting for is here! There’s something for everyone happening in San Diego this Halloween, from trick-or-treating in La Jolla to Monster Bash downtown and an epic party at the Hotel Del. Get the scoop on San Diego weekend events here! As always please be sure to check ticket availability* prior to attending any event. Continue reading

8 Creepiest Halloween Cocktail Recipes On Pinterest

Halloween Cocktail Recipes
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Hosting a Halloween bash this year? Maybe you’re looking to relax with a cocktail and a Halloween horror flick at home? Either way, we’ve made it easy for you to try some creatively creepy Halloween cocktail recipes straight from Pinterest! Be sure to stop by Hi Sweetheart on Ivanhoe for Halloween-themed party supplies.

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Dia de los Muertos Celebrations in San Diego

dia de los muertos in san diegoDia de los Muertos, or “Day of the Dead,” is one of the most important holidays in Mexico and a highly anticipated holiday even in the United States. Celebrations take place over the entire weekend (October 31 – November 2) and consist of a variety of activities to honor the deceased: many build private altars called ofrendas and decorate sugar skulls. Families will often bring those along with marigolds and the favorite foods and beverages to the graves of their loved ones as gifts. Here are ways to celebrate Dia de los Muertos in San Diego! Continue reading

Annual Pillage The Village In La Jolla Returns October 30th

Pillage The Village In La Jolla
The popular La Jolla Halloween event – Pillage The Village – will be held on Friday, October 30th, since Halloween falls on a Saturday this year. During Pillage the Village in La Jolla participating businesses will be handing out candy to trick-or-treaters from 3-5pm. Look for black and orange balloons across the village for participating businesses on the day of. Continue reading

Looking For A Scare? 13 of the Most Terrifying Clowns EVER!

Traditionally, clowns are supposed to entertain us with their silly clothes and makeup, but why do they also terrify us? Last Halloween we created a list of the most terrifying clowns in fiction and non-fiction for Buzzfeed, and in the spirit of Halloween we thought we’d share it with you all! Sweet dreams!

1. Pennywise from It (1990)

13 Clowns From Our Past That Still Give Us Nightmares

Pennywise is pretty much your worst nightmare come true with a hearty appetite for children.

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Top 10 Spooktacular Halloween Events in San Diego

halloween events in san diegoHalloween is just around the corner – and we can’t wait to celebrate! The Halloween events in San Diego just get bigger and better every year, and 2015 is boasting the biggest lineup of spooky fun we’ve seen yet. From the infamous Haunted Trail to a massive block party downtown and a display of more than 5,000 illuminated jack o’lanterns at San Diego Zoo Safari Park, we’ve got your Halloween plans covered. Please be sure to check ticket availability* prior to attending any event. Continue reading

2015 San Diego Pumpkin Patch Destinations

October marks the start of the holiday season and what better way to kick off the festivities than with a visit to one these popular pumpkin patches in San Diego. This year’s top San Diego pumpkin patch spots offer corn mazes, petting zoos, giant slides, and an assortment of family friendly events.

Mountain Valley Ranch Pumpkin Patch

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