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Buena Park - The Halloween Capital Of Southern California

Ghost alley at Knott's Scary Farm in Buena Park

Knott’s Scary Farm

World's First, Largest and Longest Running Halloween Event!

Southern California's largest immersive Halloween experience, Knott's Scary Farm, returns with innovative new scares and bone-chilling thrills for its 48th frightful year. Terror comes to life as the theme park shifts into your worst nightmare, with horrifying monsters and hair-raising scares looming around every turn. This year, guests will have to confront their greatest fears with 15 haunted attractions, including five sinister scare zones, eight mesmerizing mazes, and two seasonal ride overlays to some of your favorite park attractions. Get more killer information by clicking here.

Knott’s Spooky Farm

The spooktacular family-friendly, daytime Halloween event, Knott’s Spooky Farm, invites families with little ghouls ages 3-11 to celebrate the delightfully spooky season. Halloween-themed activities include trick-or-treating, original shows, pumpkin decorating and the brand-new Calico Carnival Costume Cavalcade. Knott’s Spooky Farm runs weekends September 25 – October 31 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm and is included with regular park admission. You can find Charlie Brown, his best friend Snoopy and the beloved PEANUTS Gang celebrating the spooky holiday with their own Halloween costumes at special meet & greets and fun photo encounters throughout Camp Snoopy. Additionally, The Camp Snoopy Theater is debuting the Great Pumpkin Palooza show. Click here for more information.

The Cauldron Buena Park

The Cauldron

Conjure up an evening of delicious drinks and pub-style bites at the 17th Century, witch-themed bar in Buena Park. Visitors are transported back in time to a French inspired pub adorned with antique furniture, a spell-binding cauldron and secrets hidden around every corner. The menu includes familiar bites with a wicked twist. Hearty home-cooked comfort food complements a selection of specialty drinks and themed beverages including the Knotty Kid, a magical splash of vodka & lemon poured over Boysenberry cotton candy and the Grey Witch, a floral mix of gin, champagne and crème de violette.

Cops 'N' Goblins - Fall Spooktacular

The Trick or Treating Spooktacular includes a pumpkin patch, carnival games, arts & crafts, food trucks, haunted house, and kids costume contest. The fun events is presented by the Buena Park Police Department and Community Services Department. Click here for more information.

Ferris wheel at Silverado Days in Buena Park

Silverado Days Festival

Celebrating 65 years of fun, food and competition, Silverado Days takes over William Peak Park for this three day festival. The free event features dozens of carnival rides, delicious food from local vendors, exciting competitions including a Amateur Horseshoe Contest, a Pie-Eating Contest, a Hog Calling, a Baby Contest, a Dog Show, American Corn Hole tournament, a Chili Cook-off and much more! Click here for more information.

Witch with fog in the background at Knott's Scary Farm in Buena Park

BeWITCHingly Good Halloween Hotel Deals

After a long day of thrills, rest in peace in comfortable accommodations just minutes from Knott’s Scary Farm and local attractions. Buena Park offers a wide array of hotels to suit every budget and you'll save even more with free parking (note: No free broom parking for witches), and complimentary shuttle service from most major hotels to local attractions, including the Disneyland® Resort. CLICK HERE to book your Halloween getaway today.

After a long day of excitement, choose from over a dozen comfortable & affordable Buena Park hotels -- most are located within walking distance to all major attractions. CLICK HERE for hotel deals. To start planning your SoCal vacation, order your FREE Travel Guide HERE.

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