Have a Spooktacular Halloween at the YMCA!

Celebrate Halloween with your family, friends and neighbors in a safe and fun environment at the Y!

YMCAs all throughout San Diego County are hosting Halloween-themed events that offer fun for all ages, including games, face painting, a bounce house, trick or treating, and more!

Families are encouraged to dress in costumes. Check out the events below and register today!
 


Friday, October 18

Pumpkin Carving

Copley-Price Family YMCA in City Heights - Kensington

6:00 to 8:30pm | All Ages

Grab your pumpkins and bring your family to the Y to carve out those Jack-O-Lanterns. Join us for a fun-filled night and get ready for fall with us. Pumpkins will not be supplied, please bring your own. Some supplies will be provided. Registration is required prior to event; space is limited.

Register: Call (619) 280-9622 | Visit Us in Person | Register Online


Saturday, October 19

 
Halloween Party

Cameron Family YMCA in Santee

10:00am to 12:00pm | All Ages

Fun for the whole family at our Halloween at the Y event.

To Register: Call (619) 449-9622 | Visit Us in Person | Register Online
 

 
Halloween Costume Camp

Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA in Encinitas

8:00AM to 12:00PM | All Ages

Join us for a fun half-day camp to build your own Halloween costume. Choose from Jedi, wizard, Mickey/Minnie Mouse, flower child or bring in your own costume to decorate.

Register: Call (760) 635-3050 | Visit Us in Person | Register Online
 


Sunday, October 20

Trick-or-Treat Tri

Copley-Price Family YMCA in City Heights - Kensington

7:00am | All Ages

Join us for the return of the Trick-or-Treat Triathlon, a Halloween-spirited reverse-order modified triathlon event held entirely on the grounds of the Copley-Price Family YMCA near City Heights and Kensington. Go the distance with a 2-mile run, a 4-mile stationary bike ride, and a 250-yard swim.

Register: Call (619) 280-9622 | Visit Us in Person | Register Online
 


Friday, October 25

Monster Bash

Copley-Price Family YMCA in City Heights - Kensington

6:00 to 8:30pm | All Ages

Come to the Y and BOO-gie the night away with us. Come dressed for the occasion in your festive Halloween costume. Great for the whole family. Registration is required for children ages 2-12 prior to event; space is limited.

Register: Call (619) 280-9622 | Visit Us in Person | Register Online
 

 
Spooktacular Family Carnival

Dan McKinney Family YMCA in La Jolla

4:00 to 6:00pm | All Ages

Dress in your costume, enjoy Halloween games and crafts and win fun prizes! Free member benefit!

Register: Call (858) 453-3483 | Visit Us in Person | Register Online
 

 
Gymnastics Halloween Party

Dan McKinney Family YMCA in La Jolla

6:00 - 9:00pm  | Ages: 4+

Enjoy gymnastics, trick-or-treating, games, costume contest and fun! Dinner is included.

Register: Call (858) 453-3483 | Visit Us in Person | Register Online
 

 
Pumpkin Dive

Dan McKinney Family YMCA in La Jolla

5:30pm  | Ages: 6-12

Dive in the pool for your pumpkin! Decorate them at the Y and take them home! Ages 5-6 must be with parent.

Register: Call (858) 453-3483 | Visit Us in Person | Register Online

 
Boo Bash

Joe and Mary Mottino Family YMCA in Oceanside

6:00-8:00pm | All Ages

Join us for Halloween fun, and watch "Monster's Inc." at 6:15pm. 

To Register: Call (760) 758-0808 | Visit Us in Person | Register Online
 

 
Halloween Family Craft Fair

Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA in Encinitas

10:00 to 11:30AM | All Ages

Join us in the courtyard for Halloween snacks and art work with spooky stickers. Wear your costume and bring your family and friends for a fun-filled morning.

To Register: Call (760) 635-3050 | Visit Us in Person
 

Trunk-or-Treat and Carnival

Mission Valley YMCA

5:00 - 7:00pm | All Ages

Grab your goblins and ghouls for this family-friendly event that includes ghoulishly decorated car trunks, candy, games and more!

Register: Call (619) 298-3576 | Visit Us in Person | Register Online
 

 
Día de los Muertos

Palomar Family YMCA in Escondido

5:30 to 8:30pm | All Ages

Join us for a unique traditional celebration in remembrance of your lost loved ones. Bring your family and friends and enjoy a special performance by the Aztec dancers and Ballet Folklórico group from CSUSM. Enjoy face painting, arts and crafts and more. Please register at the Welcome Center.

Register: Call (760) 745-7490 | Visit Us in Person | Register Online
 

 
Trunk-or-Treat

South Bay Family YMCA in Chula Vista

5:30 to 7:00pm | All Ages

Come dressed in your Halloween best! The Chula Vista Police Department is decorating their patrol cars so children can trick-or-treat from their trunks. We’ll also have a craft booth set up where you can paint your own pumpkin. Wear your costume and bring a trick-or-treat bag!

Register: Call (619) 421-9622 | Visit Us In Person | Register Online
 


Saturday, October 26

 
Trunk-or-Treat

Border View Family YMCA

12:00 to 2:00pm | All Ages

Come dressed in your Halloween best! We will have cars decorated in our parking lot to allow children to trick-or treat. Event will also include a raffle, fun activities, a bounce house and more. All you need to bring is your costume and a trick-or-treat bag!

Register: Call (619) 428-9622 | Visit Us In Person | Register Online

 
Floating Pumpkin Patch

John A. Davis Family YMCA in La Mesa

12:30 to 2:30pm | All Ages

Join us for a pumpkin patch in the pool!

To Register: Call (619) 464-9622 | Visit Us in Person | Register Online
 

 
Halloween Costume Carnival

McGrath Family YMCA in Rancho San Diego

6:00 to 8:00pm | All Ages

Spooky fun for everyone! Enjoy some fun Halloween-themed games, trick or treating, prizes, costume and more!

To Register: Call (619) 462-9622 | Visit Us in Person | Register Online
 

 
Spooktacular

Palomar Family YMCA in Escondido

4:00 to 6:00pm | All Ages

You’re in for a scare! Dress up if you dare! Bring your friends and family and join us for carnival games, a bounce house, trunk-or-treat and a haunted house! Please support the event by bringing a bag of candy to share.

Register: Call (760) 745-7490 | Visit Us in Person | Register Online
 

 
Halloween Family Fun

Peninsula Family YMCA in Point Loma

10:00am to 12:00pm | All Ages

Halloween games, crafts and snacks for the whole family!

To Register: Call (619) 226-8888 | Visit Us in Person | Register Online
 

Boo Bash and Haunted Boat Ride

Rancho Family YMCA in Rancho Peñasquitos

4:00 to 7:30pm | All Ages

  • Boo Bash: From 4:00-6:00pm in the Upper Building Lot, there will be arts & crafts, games, a spooky animal presentation, trick-or-treat trail, costume parade & contest, music and food!
  • Haunted Boat Ride: From 6:00-7:30pm at the pool, families will have the chance to take a spooky ride through the haunted pool on an inflatable boat.

Pre-register here | Call (858) 484-8788 | Visit Us in Person

 

Fall Festival 

Toby Wells YMCA in Kearny Mesa

12:30 - 3:00pm | All Ages

Join us at Toby Wells for our annual fall festival! Come dressed in your favorite costume ready for an afternoon full of fun with games, crafts, face painting, a bounce house and more. Don’t forget your trick or treat bags! Registration required for all children participating. Parents and children under 2 years are free! 

Register early; space is limited.


Thursday, October 31

 
Halloween Festival

Jackie Robinson Family YMCA in Mountain View

5:00 to 8:00 PM | All Ages

Join us for games, candy, prizes, costumes and more!

This is a free community event. Contact the Y to volunteer or donate.

Information: Call (619) 264-0144 | Visit Us in Person
 

 
Trick or Treat Trails

Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA in Encinitas

2:30 to 4:00PM | All Ages

Head to the Y for spooky fun! Come in your costume and participate in Trick or Treat Trail! Meet us in the courtyard to pick up your map to start your Halloween fun!

Register at the front desk or call: (760) 635-3050 | Visit Us in Person
 


 
Halloween Carnival

YMCA Camp Surf in Imperial Beach

5:00 to 7:00 PM | All Ages

The Halloween spirit comes alive for Imperial Beach and Coronado residents at YMCA Camp Surf. The 21st Annual Halloween Carnival features classic carnival-style games in addition to fun activities such as a bounce house, archery and even a spooky tunnel of terror!

Information: Call (619) 423-5850 | Visit Us in Person