Queen Mary Dark Harbor 2011 Preview

The venerable Queen Mary has been in the spooky seasonal business for long enough to make it one of the most popular Halloween events in Los Angeles, and yet is reputation among fans has often placed it in the "also ran" category behind the big theme park attractions Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood and the Knotts Berry Farm Halloween Haunt. In this interview, the crustaceous crew of the Queen Mary Dark Harbor muse over their long-term plans for sailing full-steam ahead and into the future, hopefully overtaking the competition in the process.

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Halloween Ghost Train 2011

Dates: October 14-16, 22-23, 28-31
Location: Los Angeles Live Steamers Railroad Museum, Griffith Park, 5202 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles, California 90027
The Los Angeles Live Steamers Ghost Train roars into the station for another Halloween's worth of kid-friendly fun. One of the most amusing Halloween events for children in the Los Angeles area, the Ghost Train promises to be bigger and better than ever for 2011.

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Wicked Lit 2011

Dates: October 21 through November 6

Location: Mountain View Mausoleum and Cemetery, 2300 N. Marengo Avenue, Altadena – California

Description: Wicked Lit returns with another Halloween's worth of horrifying theatrical productions based on classic literature by authors Charles Dickens, H.P. Lovecraft, Edgar Allan Poe, Robert Louis Stevenson, M.R. James, and Mark Twain. This year,for the first time, Wicked lit offers 6 adaptations: "The Cask of Amontillado," "The Unnameable," and "The Chimes." Production B offers three new ghastly tales: "The Body Snatcher," "Casting the Runes," and "A Ghost Story."

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