Upcoming Halloween/Harvest Events

Sombras Cemetery on Sombras Ct. in Valencia. Photo by Joey Jiuliano
    Gilchrist Farm Harvest Festival and Pumpkin Patch

30116 Bouquet Canyon Road, Saugus, 661-645-2517. Now through Monday, October 31st, 2016 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily. Featuring a pumpkin patch, pumpkin decorating, straw bale maze, horse drawn wagon rides, and petting zoo. Weekend entertainment includes fall festival food, face painting, crafts to make and buy, bake sale and more!

  3rd Annual Trunk or Treat NorthPark Community Church, 28310 Kelly Johnson Pkwy., Valencia, 661-621-6010. Friday, October 21, 6-8 p.m. Free. Noah’s Park Preschool is hosting its 3rd annual Trunk or Treat. Sponsored by NorthPark Community Church. Live DJ, candy, games, frozen yogurt, a taco truck and a trunk decorating contest. Fun for the whole family. Tickets for the purchase of food will be available with all proceeds benefitting Noah’s Park Preschool. northpark.com.   Sombras Cemetery – Haunted House 26041 Sombras Ct., Valencia. October 29, 30 & 31. 6:30 – 10 p.m. Free. Hidden away in North Valley, the residents of the forgotten cemetery have been disturbed. They are awake and restless. Inviting all living guests to enter its gates. Free, fun for all ages, Lights & fog. Decorated front yard.   ‘Beware of the Dark Realm’ – Haunted House 28621 Sugar Pine Way, Santa Clarita, www.bewarethedarkrealm.com. Friday & Saturday, October 21 & 22, 28 & 29, Free with a donation to the SCV Food Pantry. Donations of non-perishable foods accepted until November 7. Non-scare tours 6-7 p.m. ‘Reign of Terror’* begins at 7 p.m. and runs through 10 p.m. In its 45th year, the Sivley family returns with their unique Santa Clarita Haunted attraction. *children 10 and under are not encouraged to attend the ‘Reign of Terror.’   Harry Carey Halloween Tours Tesoro Adobe Historic Park, 23950 Avenida Rancho Tesoro, Valencia, 661-702-8953. Thursday, Fridays and Saturdays, October 21, 22, 28, & 29th, 2016 7:30-9:30 p.m. Free. Tour a haunted 1930’s Adobe Mansion. Guaranteed a night of full of history and haunt! Tours every 15 minutes.   Underwater Pumpkin Carving Contest Santa Clarita Aquatics Center, 20850 Centre Pointe Pkwy., Santa Clarita,  661-250-3700. Saturday, October 22, 5:30 p.m. Free. Santa Clarita’s Depth-Defying Halloween Celebration! Watch as official pumpkin carvers in SCUBA gear create masterpieces underwater. Crafts, games, trick-or-treating around the pool and a costume contest   Casket Lake Family Halloween Event LIMSA Movie Studio, 27567 Fantastic Lane, Castaic, http://www.casketlakehaunt.com/. Saturday, October 23, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Adult $12, Child $8, senior $8 (60+), children under 6, Free. Hay rides, Trick or Treat, petting zoo, costume parade, pumpkin decorating, Scarecrow Alley, fun activities and games, food trucks and vendors.   Halloween Fiesta Newhall Community Center, 22421 Market Street, Newhall, 661-286-4006. Friday, October 28, 6-7:30 p.m. Free. The City of Santa Clarita, in partnership with the Sunrise Rotary Club will host the 15th annual Halloween Fiesta, featuring a children’s costume contest, pumpkin decorating, food, drinks, and live entertainment.   Halloween Celebration Richard H. Rioux Memorial Park, 26233 Faulkner Dr., Stevenson Ranch, 661-222-9536. Saturday, October 29, 3-6 p.m. Free. Free Games, costume contest and candy! Live music!   Halloween Tribute to Lombardi Ranch at Real Life Church Real Life Church, 23841 Newhall Ranch Rd., Valencia. For tickets, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/halloween-at-real-life-church-tickets-27692145954. Saturday, October 29, 3-8 p.m. Free, but tickets are required. Enjoy Halloween in a safe, fun, family friendly environment. Lots of activities from a petting zoo, hay maze, interactive booths and a quarter mile long trunk or treat line. Several giveaways including four season tickets to Universal Studios Hollywood.   SCV Sheriff Station 27th Annual Haunted Jailhouse & Community Open House Santa Clarita Sheriff’s Station, 23740 Magic Mountain Pkwy., Valencia, 661-255-1121, Ext. 5160 or e-mail: flapkin@lasd.org. Sunday, October 30, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. $2 donation, per person. This event includes a jailhouse tour, entertainment, petting zoo, food trucks, game booths, Sheriff’s Department displays for kids and adults! Costume judging: Under 2 at 12:30 p.m., ages 2-4 at 1 p.m., ages 5-7 at 1:30 p.m., ages 8-10 at 2 p.m., ages 11-12 at 2:30 p.m., 13-adult at 3 p.m. Sponsored by the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station, Santa Clarita Boys and Girls Club and supported by the City of Santa Clarita.   Spooktakular at Valencia Town Center Westfield Valencia Town Center, 24201 West Valencia Blvd., Valencia, 661-254-0213. Monday, October 31, 4-6 p.m. Free. Trick or treating inside mall and on the Patios.   Candyland SCV The Church on the Way, 23415 Cinema Drive, Valencia. www.tcotwsc.org, info@tcotwsc.org, 661-291-6000. Monday, October 31, 5-8 p.m. Free. The Church on the Way will host its annual Candyland event featuring trunk or treat games, inflatables and food trucks, and much more!            


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Eva Piccolo

Eva Piccolo

Eva Piccolo is a long-time Santa Clarita resident and has been with The Signal since January 2015. After raising her family and working in Customer Service, Eva brings her administrative and organizational skills to our newspaper.