This last week of October, there are two Halloween events that seem especially geared towards families with children in the San Diego area. Have fun!
Enjoy the second-annual Halloween celebration with the family at Seaport Village. With more than 50 shops for trick-or-treating, live music, and photos with a living scarecrow, there is more than enough fun to fill up the entire candy sack! Entertainment will abound from 3:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. with trick-or-treating from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Pets are welcome to experience the festive fun in a pet costume contest. Come early and catch the sunset on the waterfront while enjoying dinner at one of the 14 restaurants and eateries.
When: October 27, 3:30pm – 8pm
Cost: Free! Parking fees apply
Where: Seaport Village | 849 West Harbor Drive, San Diego
More information: 619-235-4014 | www.seaportvillage.com
Trick-or-Treat on India Street in Little Italy
The Little Italy Association (LIA) invites families to visit San Diego’s Little Italy community for a safe, family-friendly Halloween. A favorite annual event, “Trick-or-Treat on India Street” brings the neighborhood together and allows a chance for kids to trick-or-treat up and down India Street from participating merchants. Open to the public, the event will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 31 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. The event is free for families and serves as a way for LIA host a traditional Halloween experience in an urban setting. To participate, families must check-in at the Piazza Basilone, located at the corner of W. Fir and India Streets, to pick up their event map. There they will be on their way to get Halloween candy from identified storefronts that are part of the event. “Our annual “Trick or Treat on India Street” is a real locals event,” said Steven Galasso, President of LIA, “It’s truly a joy to host this for downtown families and see kids’ Halloween costumes when they celebrate Halloween in Little Italy.”
When: October 31, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Where: Piazza Basilone | Corner of W. Fir & India Streets, San Diego
More information: www.LittleItalySD.com