Buena Park: The Halloween Capital of Southern California

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Buena Park transforms into a town of terror in September and October offering several Halloween events including the biggest one in the world, Knott’s Scary Farm. For those brave enough to come to Buena Park, we’ve got the gory details on all the Halloween hot spots and killer deals. After a long night of thrills, R.I.P with discounted hotels perfect for every guest…dead or alive. We invite you to pick your poison or create a monster marathon and enjoy them ALL! For the full line of events and deals go to VisitBuenaPark.com/Halloween

Knott’s Scary Farm – First, Largest and Longest Running Halloween Event
The largest Halloween event in the world, Knott’s Scary Farm returns with over 1,000 monsters, unimaginable scares and innovative thrills for its 45th season. The fog rolls in for 25 horrifying nights from September 21st – October 31st with 13 uniquely haunted mazes and attractions including the interactive zombie hunting experience, Special Ops Infected. Those who are brave enough can trudge through serpent filled swamps, explore an abandoned hospital over ran with evil spirits, run from a blood hungry murderer or go on a quest through an ancient Japanese temple guarded by the souls of slain samurai warriors. Get your killer ticket deals by clicking here.

Knott’s Spooky Farm
On weekends from September 30th – October 29th, families can join in on the ghoulish fun with interactive adventures throughout the theme park, starting with a special trip around Camp Spooky on the Grand Sierra Railroad with added 2D and 3D Halloween fun effects. Camp Snoopy Theater will play host to the “Monsters are Coming” kid’s show where children are also encouraged to brew-up their perfect Halloween disguise for the Spooky Farm Costume Contest. Click here for more information.

Vampirate’s Halloween Show
Beware of the bite at Pirate’s Dinner Adventure Halloween show – Vampirate’s! The haunting begins October 2nd and continues through the entire month of October. Enjoy dressing up in your favorite sweet or spooky costume, with contests held each Saturday and Sunday for ghouls and goblins of all ages. The show follows the evil Captain Sebastian the Black and his horde of Vampire Pirate’s as they take to the high-seas. Save a ton of loot by clicking here.  

Rock & Brews Monster Beer Fest
October 21stfrom 12pm to 5pm enjoy over 100 different bone-chilling beers from 50 different breweries at Rock & Brews Annual Monster Beer Fest in Buena Park. Admission goodies include: unlimited beer tasting, discounted food, live music, and costume contest. Tickets go on sale October 1st.

Olde Tyme Fall Festival
The “Boo-uena Park” Old Tyme Fall Festival on September 30th showcases the City’s historical structures with haunted tours of the Whitaker-Jaynes Estate, storytelling in the Bacon House and much more! From 2pm to 5pm kids can create fall-themed crafts, watch a thrilling magic show and play fun old-time games. Take in the sounds of local entertainment and tastes of local food vendors, including tacos from Buena Park’s newest restaurant, Poquito Mas. Halloween-themed vendors will also be onsite selling tricks and treats for the whole family. Admission is free.  Click here for more information.

Silverado Days Festival
Come down to William Peak Park October 20 -22 for the Annual Silverado Days Festival. The free three day event entertains with delicious food, thrilling rides and family-friendly competitions. Participate in the world amateur arm wrestling championship, professional horseshoe contest, pie eating contest, hog calling and much more. With over 20 rides, 16 food options, 20 games and 90 arts and crafts booths, Silverado Days is fun for the whole family.  Click here for more information.

R.I.P Halloween Hotel Deals
After a long day of thrills, rest in peace in comfortable accommodations just minutes from Knott’s Scary Farm and local attractions.  Buena Park offers a wide array of hotels that suits every budget and save even more with free parking, no resort fees and complimentary shuttle service from most major hotels to local attractions including Disneyland®. Click here to book your Halloween hotel deal or package today.