Pageant of the Monsters will be taking place at Festival of Arts / Irvine Bowl Park, 650 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 until Wednesday, October 31, 2018 from 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm.
Phone: (949) 494-1145
Just when you thought it was safe to go backstage, the Festival of Arts and Pageant of the Masters brings a monster of a good time back to Laguna Beach! Only returning to the Festival grounds every five years, the Pageant of the Monsters transforms the Festival backstage into a haunted house with an artistic twist. This year’s event is themed “Raiders of the Lost Art”. Guests follow the footsteps of legendary archeologist and adventurer “Cincinnati Smith” on a perilous quest to recover treasures from exotic locales across the globe. Participants trek through the creepy jungle empire of the Amazon to the desert tombs of the pharaohs in this whimsical and haunted spoof. Other tricks and treats on the Festival grounds include: Alien autopsy, demented chef and other spooky side shows, Up close encounters with the Reptile Zoo, Face painting, airbrush temporary tattoos, Halloween photo-ops and selfie stations, Silent horror film movie screenings, Create your own mask workshop and more. Kids ages 12 and under can wear costume, guests ages 13 and older are not permitted to wear costumes. Tickets are $ 15 in advance and $ 20 at door.