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15 Free and Cheap Halloween Events in Los Angeles

By / September 26, 2018

One thing you don’t have to be scared of this Halloween season is draining your wallet on parties, screenings, and live music — at least not with this calendar. Whether you’re spending the holiday with the girls or with the kiddos, these free and cheap events guarantee you’ll have more to spend on candy and costumes.

The Montalbán

Rooftop Movies at The Montalbán for Halloween

October 16, 18 — 20, 23 — 27, 30 — 31

The Montalbán

This October, The Montalban is hosting a series of scary movie screenings on the roof, including The Purge (10/18), Don't Breathe (10/24), and Beetlejuice (10/27).

$10 / RSVP
the groundlings theatre

The Groundlings’ Halloween Show

October 19 — 20, 26 — 27

The Groundlings Theatre

Spend your holiday laughing — and screaming — your head off at this special Halloween-themed sketch comedy show by beloved LA troupe The Groundlings.

$9 / RSVP
haunters movie

Pre-Halloween Screening of Haunters: The Art of the Scare

James Bridges Theater

Get ready for Halloween with this free screening of Haunters: The Art of the Scare, a horror documentary that currently has 100% on Rotten Tomatoes, and Q&A with the filmmakers.

mondrian skybar

HollyWoodstock: Halloween Party

Skybar at Mondrian

This Halloween weekend, travel back into time to a place of happiness, peace, and love for this '60s-themed Halloween party at Skybar. Entrance is free before 10pm.

$0 - $15 / RSVP
blood moon party

Blood Moon Halloween

Lincoln Speakeasy

Dance the night away with the fifth annual Blood Moon Halloween, this year to be held at Lincoln Speakeasy.

$12 - $28 / RSVP

The SUPREME Halloween Party


The hottest brand of the year — Supreme — hosts this haunted house-themed Halloween party including a live DJ and costume party with cash prize.

$6 / RSVP

Halloween Art Show, Live Music, and DJ

888 Wilshire Blvd

Head downtown — and downstairs — to The Whiskey Lounge at miro for this night of art, costumes, and live music.

$10 / RSVP

Daft Brunch: Halloween


Eat, drink, and dance your Saturday brunch days away with this special Halloween edition of Resident's Daft Punk-themed brunch.

$0 - $13 / RSVP

Halloween Trick or Treat & Craft Day

Eagle Rock Plaza

Little ones can trick or treat, make crafts, and compete in the costume contest at this free, family-friendly event in Eagle Rock.

Pasadena humane society halloween

Howlin’ Halloween for Kids

Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA

Kids of all ages are welcome to play games, make crafts, and even trick-or-treat with shelter dogs at this event by the spook-tacular Halloween event for kids Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA.

the mint LA
   The Mint

Honeypot Live Halloween Party

October 28, 7:00 PM

The Mint

The Mint's Hunnypot Live series presents this all-ages Halloween event featuring an interview with Matt Pinfield, lineup of live DJ sets, and end-of-the-night dance party.


Harry Houdini Halloween Vigil

Dearly Departed Tours & Museum

Join psychic comedienne Jill Marie Morris at Dearly Departed Tours & Museum for a special Halloween vigil for the world-famous Harry Houdini, who passed away 92 years ago on Halloween 1926.


Cubensis Halloween Costume Party

October 31, 8:00 PM

The Mint

This Grateful Dead cover band's Halloween performance will include the performance of their annual “mystery album"of non-Dead selections.

$12 - $15 / RSVP
nightmare on meme street

Nightmare on #MemeStreet: Interactive Halloween Costume Party

APT 503 (Lounge)

Start brainstorming, because you're going to want to bring your costume A-game to this Halloween party where inspiration must come from viral social media memes!

$12 / RSVP
golden road brewery

Golden Road Brewing’s Halloween Bash: A Night to Dismember

Golden Road Brewing

Featuring psychic readings, a haunted house, specialty brews, and live music by Teenage Werewolves, entrance to Golden Road Brewery's Halloween is free with the donation of nonperishable items.



Nile Cappello is obsessed with: words, cotton candy, Southern California and eating her way across the world. She’s an online and offline over-sharer, screenwriter, only child and total klutz. She’s an expert in LA coffee shops, iced tea varieties and uncovering compelling and unique true stories.

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