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    Halloween Festival
    July 30 & 31, 2016
    Long Beach Convention Center
    From Creepy LA and Theme Park Adventure

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    midsummer-scream-org-siteid-2

    Halloween Festival
    July 30 & 31, 2016
    Long Beach Convention Center
    From Creepy LA and Theme Park Adventure

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    Halloween Festival
    July 30 & 31, 2016
    Long Beach Convention Center
    From Creepy LA and Theme Park Adventure

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Enjoy all the frights and fun of Halloween packed into one July weekend!

Two days of frights, freaks, spooks, and scares

Your ticket includes admission to dozens of presentations from creative professionals, celebrities, and influencers from in and around the horror, entertainment, and Halloween industry, along with a massive show floor, onsite haunts, and more.

All Weekend: Previews, Histories, and Inside Looks at All Things Halloween

A full range of talks and presentations on local ghost lore, the craft of monster making and the design of haunted attractions, immersive and interactive theatre, and previews of upcoming Halloween events and attractions, all from the people who make it happen! Additional thrills to be announced. (additional admission required)

Featured Presentations

Party with former members of Oingo Boingo at our costume party!

Saturday, July 30, join us for Noche de los Muertos, our '80s themed costume bash headline by Oingo Boingo Dance Party!

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Face your fears in the Hall of Shadows!

Created in association with Bone Yard Effects, the Hall of Shadows is a haunted attraction in its own right on the Midsummer Scream show floor. Featuring immersive walk-through environments and experiences from Dead Zone 805, Fear Station, Gorelesque, Higgin’s Manor, Perdition Home, Savage House, Drunken Devil, and Spooky Hollows, with more to be revealed!

If you’re a home or pro haunter who would like to bring your haunt to Midsummer Scream, contact us here.

The ultimate Halloween and horror shopping experience!

Shop from over 100 Halloween and horror-themed vendors and services catering to everyone from entry-level trick-or-treaters to the most experienced haunt professionals. Makeup demos and effects will be on display, as well as plenty of not-so-scary activities for the little creeps (if they’re 12 or under, admission is free).

If you have a business, product, event or service, and would like to be part of our showfloor, check out rates and contact us here.

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Get spooky with the Museum of Paranormal History!

For the ghost hunter in all of us, the Museum of Paranormal History hosts a rotating lineup of paranormal experts, vendors with ghost-hunting equipment, and all sorts of books, goods, and presentations on the supernatural. Presented in association with GHOULA (Ghosthunters of Urban Los Angeles).

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Live performances

Captured Aural Phantasy Theatre

Live adaptations of classic horror comics from the pre-code era, combined with other bits of dark magic.

Theatrical Productions

Urban Death

Experience a special edition of Zombie Joe's Underground Theatre's he legendary horror-theatre experience.

Education & Workshops

Master Your Halloween Skills

Learn from industry professionals how to turn your home into a haunted house, tips on advanced makeup effects, and more from a selection of seminars and hands-on workshops being held all weekend.
*Make-and-take workshops require additional materials fees.

More chill and thrills to be announced.

Our full schedule is still coming together, and we’ll be announcing additions to the lineup here, on our mailing list and social media.

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Don't forget tickets to our Saturday night costume bash featuring Oingo Boingo Dance Party!

Enjoy all the frights and fun of Halloween packed into one July weekend!

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Event Hours

Saturday, July 30
Showfloor: 11am to 7pm
Party: 8pm to 11pm (separate admission required)

Sunday, July 31
Showfloor: 11am to 6pm

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