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Balboa Park Halloween Family Day

Enjoy a culturally inspired kickoff to Halloween at the region’s largest free Halloween carnival. Over two dozen participating museums and cultural attractions present free crafts for kids, costume parades and contests, and tons of spooky surprises, from 11am to 4pm. Participating museums offer free admission to children 12 and under with paying adult.

Neighborhood: Downtown

Balboa Park
House of Hospitality
San Diego, CA 92101

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Contact Info

(619) 239-0512
info@balboaparkconservancy.org

Date & Time

Oct 27, 2018
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
All activities 11am to 4pm

Price

Free museum admission for 12 and under with adult

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