Just because the leaves don’t change color and fall off the trees doesn’t mean that people on the West Coast ignore autumn and the celebration of Halloween. In fact, now that October is here, SeaWorld San Diego has kicked its Halloween celebration into full gear.

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Guests who want to explore their spooky sides should head to SeaWorld San Diego to take part in the Halloween Spooktacular celebration that started last month. Full of silly shows, fun-fishy activities and the opportunity to take photos with a number of wacky characters like Miss Calamari, Lifesaver Lilly and Fineus Fudge, the Halloween Spooktacular is the place to go for kids (or parents) who want to load up on ghoulish goodies and get in some pre-Halloween trick-or-treating! Entrance to the Halloween Spooktacular is included with your park admission and it will be running every weekend from September 28 - Oct. 27. The Halloween Spooktacular is comprised of the following events: Trick-or-Treat Safe, exciting and fun, guests of SeaWorld San Diego can scour the park for goodies at 10 different trick-or-treat spots from 11 am until 6 pm. Sesame Street’s Countdown to Halloween Beloved characters like Elmo, Grover and, of course, Count Von Count hit the stage in the Sesame Street Bay of Play for their annual Halloween musical stage show. Clyde & Seamore’s Spooky Adventure Tag along as sea lions Clyde and Seamore, and their buddy O.P. Otter take a trip to visit Uncle Schmedley’s Castle. Otto’s Candy Garden Journey to Otto the Octopus’ underwater garden of sweets and treats and find out where gumdrops and lollipops grow. Guest can also meet the candy princess who helps to harvest the delicious candies. Mermaid’s Grotto Visit beautiful mermaids Capri and Allure in the magical clam shell that they call home. things to do in san diegoPenelope’s Pumpkinfish Patch There’s only one undersea pumpkin patch where pumpkin fish roam and this is it. According to one reviewer, “Usually we go to a scary place, but now we make sure we come here every year, and we don’t even have kids! Great games, crafts, and decorations throughout the whole park! Just wished they closed later!” Need things to do in San Diego? Save up to 55% on admission to top attractions and tours with a San Diego discount attractions pass by Smart Destinations. Learn more.