ScareLA premiered in 2013 as the first SoCal convention dedicated to celebrating Halloween. Situated in the entertainment capital of the world it combines the area’s top talent and unique cultural setting with a twist! Drawing fans and haunt entertainment professionals, the con features top attraction designers and operators, manufacturers, artists, filmmakers and more. The weekend-long Halloween season teaser celebrates California’s hottest scary faire with attraction unveils, workshops and classes, top industry panels, haunt tours, screenings and activities. Share, inspire, play – ScareLA.
What you can expect at ScareLA
Curated collection of exhibitors showcasing scary goods, services & job opportunities
Expert and celebrity panels on the haunt business, horror entertainment and more
Presentations of top and upcoming local haunts with sneak peaks and unveils
Performances by local horror themed theatre companies and musicians
Professional demos of makeup, set building, costume creation, animatronics and more
Hands-on workshops taught by top haunt industry professionals for all skill levels and ages
Onsite mobile haunt park and lights on tours of local scary attractions
Museum-style educational gallery of Halloween themed art and history
Screening room showing premiere attraction walk-throughs and local horror filmmakers
Games, pumpkin carving, scary costume parade and more!