Over two dozens of museums and cultural attractions are participating and offer free crafts for kids, costume parades and tons of spooky surprises. The Balboa Park Halloween Family Day on October 27, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., features dozens of free craft projects for kids, Day of the Dead-themed displays and activities, costume contests and parades, carnival games with prizes, live entertainment, and food trucks. Participating museums also offer free admission to children 12 and under with paying adult. Among the day’s highlights are a free performance by the San Diego Children’s Choir (all in costume); Day of the Dead altar, face-painting, and crafts presented by the Mexican Consulate; mini-carnival games for prizes courtesy of the City of San Diego Parks and Recreation Department; a doggie costume contest in the Spanish Village Art Center; a rooftop pumpkin drop experiment at the San Diego Air & Space Museum; “Thriller” flash mob dance in the Plaza de Panama; and the Fab Trailers photo booth. For full schedule visithttps://balboaparkconservancy.org/project/halloween/.
Location: 27 Oct from 11 AM – 4PM at Balboa Park, 1549 El Prado, Suite 1, San Diego, CA 92101
Contact: (619) 331-1920