Awesome Line-up of Halloween Events This Weekend!

A vast variety of Halloween events are opening in Los Angeles on the weekend of Friday, October 5, 2010, and if you don't start now you are likely to miss much of hauntingly horrible fun. Hence, we have gathered together in one convenient place, a list of exciting attractions now available to you, including Reign of Terror, Heritage Haunt, Nightmare at Scareview Farms, 13 Nights of Terror, Haunted Midnights, the 4th Annual Haunted Hollywood Scavenger Hunt, and many more! If haunted houses aren't your bag of bones, you can check out the opening of the Horrorwood Art Exhibition, visit Creation's Weekend of Horrors or the final weekend of Screamfest, or attend the last two performances of Dracula at the Westcherster Playhouse. Details below the fold...

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Heritage Haunt 2010: Review

Dates: October 15-16, 22-23, 29-30, from 6:00 to 9:30pm
Location: Heritage Junction, 24151 Newhall Ave, Newhall, CA 91322
For Halloween 2010, Heritage Haunt continues to expand its number of attractions. As sometimes happens, the increased activities leads to a dilution of the original appeal – in this case, the severe truncation of the event’s signature haunted house. Fortunately, there are compensations, most notably in the form of a lengthy Hayride of Nightmares, which offers more than enough Halloween horror to satisfy thrill-seeking trick-or-treaters.

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Heritage Haunt will be back in 2012

The reports of Heritage Haunt's death have been greatly exaggerated. After a disappointing Halloween 2010, the rumor was that this engaging Halloween attraction would not return, because of behind-the-scenes difficulties over permits and permissions (which put the kibosh on the event's highlight, the wonderfully atmospheric haunted Newhall Ranch House). For 2011, many of the crew from last year have moved on to a new Halloween haunt. However, Heritage Haunt has not gone quietly to its eternal slumber; instead, it returns from the grave - on a smaller scale, closer to its previous incarnations - with the Newhall Ranch House once again the creepy centerpiece.

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