Southern California’s world-famous theme parks again this year are offering Halloween-themed events – many of which can sell out in advance on the most popular weekend dates. The Automobile Club of Southern California is helping members to save on Halloween events and purchase tickets ahead of time so they can attend on their preferred date.
“Theme parks have embraced the Halloween holiday like never before in recent years, and we are pleased to offer our members a way to save when they visit local attractions for this special season,” said Pamela Shepherd, the Auto Club’s vice president for branch operations.
The following local attractions are offering special member savings:
Aquarium of the Pacific's Scarium of the Pacific
October 24–25, 2015, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Discover the creatures lurking in the depths at the Aquarium of the Pacific’s sixteenth annual Scarium of the Pacific—a spooktacular educational Halloween event for the whole family. Enjoy special Halloween programs, including the annual children’s costume contest, the creepy coloring contest, face painting, magic shows, underwater pumpkin carving, spooky storytelling, kooky crafts, eerie animals in the Great Hall, and much more.
In Branch – Get up to 25% off the gate price of one-day tickets when you purchase your tickets at your local Auto Club branch.
Online – Save 10% off the gate price of one-day tickets when you purchase your tickets online.
Knott's Spooky Farm
Weekends in October
Visit Knott’s new family friendly Halloween celebration, Knott’s Spooky Farm! Halloween fun spans the entire park and features trick-or-treating in Ghost Town and a maze filled with larger than life jack-o-lanterns in the Spooky Hollow Maze in Fiesta Village. Kids can make masquerading monster masks for a karaoke dance party in Boardwalk and dress up with the PEANUTS® gang for an interactive costume contest in Camp Snoopy! Knott’s Spooky Farm runs weekends October 3 – Halloween Day, and is included with regular park admission.
Online – Save 30% on regular admission when you purchase online.
At the Gate – Save 30% on regular admission when you present your valid Auto Club membership card at the Knott’s Berry Farm ticket window.
Knott's Scary Farm
Through October 31, 2015, select nights
Knott’s Scary Farm is the largest most haunting Halloween experience in Southern California, with endless mazes and killer new surprises in 2015. New this year, investigate the unsettling haunted grounds of the infamous Hayden Hill Hospital in the groundbreaking new maze, PARANORMAL, INC. Escape the icy grasp of the chilling Snow Queen in The Dead of Winter. Enlist now and survive the zombie apocalypse while fighting an all-out war against the undead in the interactive experience, Special Ops: Infected - Patient Zero. With 12 haunted attractions and more than 1,000 monsters roaming the park and lurking in the fog, whatever you’re imagining, it’s here…at Knott’s Scary Farm. Select nights from September 24th through October 31st.
Online – Save up to $34 on select nights when purchased online.
Legoland® California Resort
Brick-or-Treat Party Nights on select Friday and Saturday nights in October (October 10, 17, 24 and 30)
Awesome awaits during the month of October at LEGOLAND® California Resort, when the Park will be filled with bootiful Halloween decorations! With more than 60 rides, shows and attractions, it’s an interactive, hands-on experience for the entire family. Purchase your discounted LEGOLAND California tickets at your local Auto Club branch. For extra Halloween fun, upgrade your ticket at the Park on day of visit for admission to one of the Brick-or-Treat Party Nights for just $20. A separate event ticket is required.
In Branch – Purchase discount LEGOLAND tickets at your local branch. Special event ticket only available at the Park.
Online – Purchase discount LEGOLAND tickets online. Special event ticket only available at the Park.
Six Flags® Magic Mountain’s Fright Fest
Through November 1 select Fridays – Sundays
The Biggest, Scariest Fright Fest Ever will unleash screams into the night! For 17 frightfully fun days, Six Flags Magic Mountain leaves no tombstone unturned to deliver what you want most…the ultimate scare factor. Fright Fest will include a total of seven electrifying mazes, seven dare-to-enter scare zones, and roaming zombies around every corner. If that’s not enough, we will add a sinister element to some of their monster coasters by turning off the lights, leaving riders to face their fears in total darkness – literally. For the little monsters, a Trick or Treat Trail and Halloween Crafts round out the activities during the daylight hours ... but once the clock hits 7:00p.m., the ghouls come out to haunt the park. Online – Save up to 40% off main gate admission for select nights at AAA.com/sixflags. Not available in-branch.
Universal Studios Hollywood’s “Halloween Horror Nights”
Through November 1, 2015, select nights:
From the sickest minds in horror comes Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights. With terrifying mazes, outdoor scare zones, the Terror Tram, plus an all-new show featuring hip hop dance crew, Jabbawockeez, and so much more, it’ll leave you wishing it were just a dream. Event runs select nights, September 18–November 1, 2015 at Universal Studios HollywoodSM. AAA Discounts & Rewards on tickets for select nights. Purchase your tickets at your local Auto Club branch or online at AAA.com/universal. Not recommended for kids under 13. Costumes not allowed. Event is not included with regular park admission; a special-event ticket is needed.
In Branch – Purchase discount tickets at your local branch
Online – Purchase discount tickets online.