Whether it is dressed as a fairy princess, superhero, witch, ghost or a terrible monster, people of all ages can enjoy it during Halloween.
► The annual “Halloween Carnival” will be held from 5pm to 7pm. On Friday, October 19th, at the Rancho Bernardo-Glassman Recreation Center, 18448 W. Bernardo Drive at the Rancho Bernardo Community Park.
Free community events will include free carnival games, arts and crafts events, prizes, hospitality and more. Please call 858-538-8129.
►Students in grades seven through twelve can celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein” by attending a book discussion at 4pm. Monday, October 22nd, at the Rancho Bernardo Library, 17110 Bernardo Center Drive. Please call 858-538-8163.
►Free Dead Candy Days will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 in the afternoon. On Tuesday, October 23, at the Rancho Bernardo Library, 17110 Bernardo Center Drive. Please call 858-538-8163.
►Westwood Club will host the annual “Halloween Carnival” for the entire community from 11am to 2pm. Saturday, October 27. There will be many events, such as games, cake walks and bounce houses, as well as refreshments and prizes.
Admission is free for Westwood Club members and their guests (if using a guest pass), and non-members are admitted free of charge. Need to donate cakes and volunteers. To register a cake or volunteer, please call Nola at 858-485-6300 or email us at [email protected] The club is located at 17394 W. Bernardo Drive.
►Adults can participate in a book discussion at 2pm to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein”. Monday, October 29th, at the Rancho Bernardo Library, 17110 Bernardo Center Drive. Please call 858-538-8163.
►The horror story of 5 years old and above will be told at 6 pm. On Tuesday, October 30th, at the Rancho Bernardo Library, 17110 Bernardo Center Drive. Please call 858-538-8163.
►Work or treatment has been returned to Rancho Bernardo Vons town centre, 11922-11987 Bernardo Plaza Drive. From 3 pm to 5 pm, there will be many safe, family fun, goodies, balloon animals and “friendly” clowns. Wednesday, October 31. For more information, please visit rbtowncenter.com.
►ThePlaza, 16773 Bernardo Center Drive merchants will distribute candy to the rascals from 3pm to 6pm. Wednesday, October 31. Look for flyers in the shop window.
►RanchoBernardo Library, 17110 Bernardo Center Drive, will welcome children to participate in Halloween free events at 4pm. Wednesday, October 31. Prepare a costume picture and make Halloween crafts at 4 pm. At 4:30 in the morning, hand in the carved pumpkin masterpiece and win prizes. (Free pumpkins can be picked up on October 28th so you can carve at home.)
4:30 pm will be 4:30 pm. “Parade Monsters” for children so they can collect candy at the service desk and win prizes in the costume competition, which will be presented at 4:45 pm. Please call 858-538-8163.
►RifeBridge Church welcomes families to welcome the “Halloween Medal” from 6pm to 8pm. On Wednesday, October 31, at the lower campus of the church, 17645 W. Bernardo Drive. There will be magicians, bouncing houses, music, prizes and lots of candy. For more information, please call the church at 858-487-7676 or email [email protected]
►Redesigned and “better than ever” Loveless Manor Haunted House will welcome visitors of all ages from 6pm to 10pm. Wednesday, October 31. The home is located in the Westwood neighborhood of 11552 Alborada Drive. Admission is free.