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What to do for Halloween in the Shasta area

Halloween 2018 activities near Redding CA

Are you looking for something perfectly ghoulish for yourself this Halloween season in the Shasta area? Then why not take a peek at our list of Halloween 2018 activities near Redding, CA if you dare. There are haunted houses to visit, pumpkins to be plucked, shows to see, and more.

Kid in a super hero aviator costumeTrick or treating in the Redding area

Redding and Shasta Lake do not typically announce formal trick or treating times so it will be up to individual neighborhoods to decide if they are participating in the Halloween fun. If you live in a friendly neighborhood, then maybe it’s time to start a tradition. If you are unfamiliar with the area, then ask your neighbors and see what their plans are.

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In years past, the Mt. Shasta Mall has held a trick or treating event of its own. Currently, they have no listed plans to host such an event this year, but one may turn up yet. This may be worth looking into if you’re searching for trick or treating alternatives.

Haunted Houses near Redding

If you are looking for a haunted house, then we have some real treats of you. There are two great options in the Redding area that are bound to send a chill right down your spine. Both of these great haunts are worthy of your attention and both are open on Friday and Saturday nights.


Dreams of Darkness

Location: Redding, CA
Address: 10925 Old Oregon Trail
Dates: October 5-27
Starting Adult Price: $18

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Hawes Haunts

Location: Anderson, CA
Address: 21923 Dersch Road
Dates: October 5-27
Starting Adult Price: $34.95

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Other Halloween activities near Redding

Not interested in a haunted house? Then there are still a few options that you have. You can catch a live play of the Rocky Horror Show at the Cascade Theatre with multiple show times this October. They also have a special showing of Psycho if you’re interested. Otherwise, there’s always pumpkins to be picked and even a corn maze to master at the Nash Pumpkin Patch.


Rocky Horror Show

Location: Redding, CA
Address: 1731 Market Street
Dates: October 18-27
Starting Adult Price: $25

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Nash Pumpkin Patch

Location: Redding, CA
Address: 10925 Old Oregon Trail
Dates: October 2-31
Starting Adult Price: Free Entry

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