Halloween is fast-approaching and there are plenty of activities in and around the hotel to help you celebrate the spooky season! From family-friendly attractions and pumpkin patches, to haunted tours and wicked dance parties, North Park has something for everyone-- even our furry friends!
HALGLOWEEN AT THE SAN DIEGO ZOO
When: Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in October
Where: San Diego Zoo
The San Diego Zoo has Halloween fun for the whole family with musical entertainment, dance parties, special performances, food and more. Join in on the fun and light up your night every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evening in October from 5-9pm.
When: October 1 - 31
Where: Mission Valley Station - 1640 1/2 Camino Del Rio North, San Diego, CA 92108
No Halloween season is complete without a visit to the pumpkin patch! At the Pumpkin Station, visitors can find their perfect pumpkin, and kids can enjoy fun rides, giant slides, a petting zoo, and more! There are multiple Pumpkin Stations around San Diego county, but the Mission Valley location is located just minutes away from the hotel and open every day through Halloween!
MOONLIGHT MOVIE NIGHTS: HALLOWEEN EDITION
When: Every Thursday in October
Where: The Lafayette Hotel
There's no better way to dive into the spooky season than with Halloween movies! Join us every Thursday in October where we will be showing Halloween classics by our pool. Poolside drinks and specialty menu items will be available, as well as al fresco dining at our restaurant, Hope 46.
Haunted Excursions (for older audiences)
GHOSTS & GRAVESTONES FRIGHTSEEING TOUR
When: August 31 - October 31, 2021
Where: Old Town San Diego – 4008 Twiggs Street.
On this spirited and entertaining tour through Old Town, venture back in time and hear stories, mysteries, and legends of San Diego's past! You'll learn about notorious wild characters and their spirits that live on in some of the city's most historic buildings and neighborhoods. Be warned that this tour may not be suitable for children under the age of 13.
When: Saturday, October 26th from 6pm - Midnight
Where: Streets of Gaslamp Quarter and East Village
San Diego's largest Halloween block party returns this year with a night of wild and spooky fun. Join in as six blocks of the East Village and Gaslamp Quarter are transformed into a one-of-a-kind Halloween experience, complete with musical performances, dancing, interactive elements, and more. Attendees must be 21 years old to enter.
HAUNTED TRAIL AT BALBOA PARK
When: September 24 - October 31, 2021
Where: Balboa Park
Experience Balboa Park like never before! Complete with frightening horrors and spooky spirits, the Haunted Trail is a stroll you'll never forget. As you walk the mile-long Trail, the sights and sounds will leave you trembling. This trail is not advised for children under the age of 10 or the faint of heart.
For our Furry Friends
YAPPY HOUR COSTUME PARTY
When: October 29th from 4pm - 6pm
Where: The Lafayette Hotel
Our hotel restaurant Hope 46 is excited to be hosting another Yappy Hour Costume Party for our furry friends! Featuring Halloween photo ops, on-site commissioned pet illustrations, and a selection of dog-friendly snacks, we will give your dogs something to wag about!
Bring your pet dressed in their best costume, and we'll enter you into a raffle to WIN a certificate for Sunday Brunch for Two at Hope 46! Doggie treat goodie bags will make your fur babies feel like winners too.
With so much going on around our hotel this Halloween season, The Lafayette is the perfect place to celebrate . Please contact us to learn more about these activities and plan your stay!