Halloween in Hollywood: THR's Events Guide

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How to spend the holiday in Hollyweird

KCRW's Masquerade Ball (Oct. 25)

Live performances by Fool's Gold, Tom Vek and Hollie Cook. The 21 and over event is spread over 5 different ballrooms and surrounding areas at the Park Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles.



Fred & Jason's 9th Annual Halloweenie (Oct. 25)

Brian and Chad present a Halloween fundraiser featuring renowned DJ's, private cabanas, photo opps all at downtown Los Angeles theater. Past celebrity guests have included Drew Barrymore, Neil Patrick Harris, Lance Bass and Adam Lambert.

Proceeds of the event go to Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles.


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ASPCA Rock'n'Roll Los Angeles Halloween Half Marathon (Oct. 26)

Animal lovers from the country are set to participate in the half marathon benefiting the ASPCA. Participants will be entertained every mile by a rock band at every mile mark and will get to cross the finish line on a red carpet.



The Black and White Halloween Ball (Oct. 31) 

Rose McGowan, Brian Wolk and Claude Morais host a Black and White Ball at Bar Marmont. Guests are encouraged to wear outfits honoring the spirits of Hollywood past. 



LACMA Costume Ball: The Living Museum (Oct. 31)

Hollywood costume designers Deborah Nadoolman Landis, Deborah L. Scott and Chrisi Karvonides are set to judge a Halloween costume contest. Guests get an opportunity to mingle, dance and see the art after hours. 

Guests are also invited to purchase tickets to a special walk through of the Academy Museum's Hollywood Costume exhibition prior to the ball. Designers Deborah Nadoolman Landis, Deborah L. Scott and Chrisi Karvonides will be leading tours at 6:00 p.m., 6:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. at the Wilshire May Company Building right next door to LACMA.



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Stan Lee's 4th Annual Comikaze Weekend (Oct. 31 - Nov. 2)

The comic book legend hosts a pop culture convention for comic book, gaming, horror and sci-fi fans. With appearances by Adam West, Stephen Moyer, Howie Mandel,  Elvira, Peter Facinelli and manga legend Kazuo Koike. There will also be a cosplay contest with a over $10,000 in cash in prizes. 



Delusion (Now through Oct. 31)

An interactive theater & film experience, this moving play puts their guest right in the middle of haunted mansion. Jon Braver created the interactive moving play in 2011, involving professional actors, stuntmen and original music.



West Hollywood Halloween Carnival (Oct. 31)

The city of West Hollywood hosts their annual carnival on Santa Monica Blvd. The party in past years has had appearances and performances by Rihanna, Pink, Ricki Lake and more. The event happens on Santa Monica Blvd between Doheny Blvd and La Cienega Blvd from 6:00 p.m. To 11:00 p.m.



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