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Family Halloween Carnival

October 30 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Spend your day with us and join in on the frightfully fun games, tricks and treats during our 34th Annual Family Halloween Carnival at Manhattan Heights Park!

Enjoy carnival games, costume contest and parade, face painting, haunted house and much more, perfect for ages 2 to 13. Bring out the entire family and get into the Halloween spirit. Children under the age of 5 years old must be accompanied by an adult at all times. All game booths are constructed by children in the REC Program and the haunted house is constructed and staffed by Teen Center staff and teens. Events, attractions, and costs are subject to change without notice. Prizes while supplies last.

Costume Contest and Parade  |  12:15 PM to 1:00 PM on the baseball field

Costume Categories
  • Individuals
  • 7 and under
  • 8 to 13
  • Siblings
  • Parent and Child
  • Judges will be awarding prizes for 1st through 5th place, make sure you come dressed up and show off your costume.

Carnival Bracelets (price subject to change)

  • Each child participating in the Halloween Carnival is recommended to purchase a $10 Bracelet. The bracelets includes unlimited use of
    • Carnival booths:
    • Jumper
    • Teen Center haunted house

It also comes with a one time combo meal: choice of hotdog or pizza, drink and chips or fruit.

Additional tickets for activities such as face painting, snow cones, cup cake walk and food both can be purchased for $0.50 cents.

Activities and Events (Prices subject to change)

  • Carnival Game Booths Free for bracelets holders or 1 to 8 tickets ($0.25 to $2.00)
    The carnival booth are games are made by the participants of the REC Program and Teen Center. Booths will be closed during the costume parade. Tickets are required.
    Haunted House Free for bracelets holders or 4 tickets ($1.00 per person) (recommended for children 3 and above)
    Haunted house is $1 sponsored by the Teen Center. Haunted house will be closed during the costume parade.
    Tickets are required.
  • Cupcake Walk 4 tickets – good for multiple rounds ($4.00)
    Very similar to musical chairs without the elimination. Halloween icons will be placed on the ground in a circle. Participants will walk over the icons while music plays and when the music stops, everyone must stand on one of the icons. If your icon is chosen, you win a cupcake! A new Cupcake Walk will happen about every 20 minutes from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM.
    Tickets are required.
  • Inflatable Activities Free for bracelets holders or 1 ticket per person ($0.25)
    Tickets are required.
  • Face Painting and Snow Cones 1 ticket per person ($0.25)
    Tickets are required.
  • Food Stand 1 to 8 tickets ticket per person ($0.25 to $2.00)
    Hot dogs, pizza, water, soda, juice, chips, cotton candy, fruit, and popcorn.
    Tickets are required.

Information Booth

Tickets will be sold at the Information Booth. Each ticket costs $0.25. Bills over $20.00 will not be accepted.

For more information or to volunteer for this event, contact the Parks and Recreation Department at (310) 802-5448 or via email.


October 30
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Manhattan Beach Parks & Rec


Manhattan Heights Park
1600 Manhattan Beach Boulevard
Manhattan Beach, 90266
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