Like other cities, Manhattan Beach gets excited about Halloween, inviting locals and visitors to dress up and celebrate. Should you find yourself looking for something to do on this scariest of holidays, look no further for a few fun ideas on celebrating Halloween in Manhattan Beach.
Fun Ideas For Celebrating Halloween in Manhattan Beach, CA
Visit the 31st Annual Family Halloween Carnival
Grab the little ones and come on out to partake in a variety of fun activities for the whole family. Manhattan Beach's Park and Recreation Department puts on a spooky-fun Halloween event, complete with a costume contest, parade and carnival games. This year it will be held on October 20, 2018, 10am-2pm at Manhattan Heights Park. There are different prize categories based on age so gather the whole family and come out to celebrate!
Partake in the World Famous Pumpkin Race
Started in 1990, this unique event has captivated the interest of many! Pumpkin racers bring out the best of its entrants' imagination and offers a fun and creative ride for the whole family. The day will be filled with fun, food and activities, so make sure not to miss this race. Check it out on Sunday, October 28, 2018, at the Manhattan Pier, starting at 11 am.
Trick or Treat with local Manhattan Beach merchants
Let the kids get dressed in costume and bring them to downtown Manhattan Beach to trick or treat. Look for the merchants that have a flyer in their window as they will be passing out treats. As the parents get to know the community better, the kids can enjoy safe treats. There will also be a guess-the-weight of a Giant Pumpkin Contest, as well as other tricks and treats. Visit Manhattan Beach's city website for more information.
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