Best Of Halloween: Where To Go, What To Do And Things To Eat

Best Of Halloween: Where To Go, What To Do And Things To Eat

Halloween is right around the corner, and of course, you can count on the Melrose Arts District to have all the things you need for a proper holiday celebration. From scary entertainment to themed attire, we’ve plenty of tricks and a ton of treats to make your Halloween spooktacular.

60OUT ESCAPE ROOMS

Can you break the curse of the Ghost Ship and release the haunted crew (and your crew) from its spell? Round up some friends and take your best shot at this long-running fan fave escape room at 60Out.

60OUT ESCAPE ROOMS
7270 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
213.995.6890
60out.com/los-angeles/locations/melrose

COLD ROLLED ICE CREAM

Leave it to Cold Rolled Ice Cream to come up with a Halloween treat that looks as sweet as it tastes. The clever holiday combos are only around for a limited time, so get in line and grab the goodness.

COLD ROLLED ICE CREAM
7266 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
323.452.0881
coldrolledicecream.com

GOLDEN APPLE COMICS

There are two big Halloween events at Golden Apple on Saturday, October 26: Halloween ComicFest starts at 11am, with free comics for all. FRIGHT: Indie Comic Fiesta – a Halloween-theme mini-con with free comic, creator meets, treats, music, and more – starts at 5pm.
GOLDEN APPLE COMICS
7018 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90038
323.658.6047
goldenapplecomics.com

GOLDEN DAGGERS

Isn’t this absolutely adorable? While he definitely can do a bloody clown or summer camp stalker, why not get Julio to create a Halloween cutie just for you? He’s inking at Golden Daggers.

GOLDEN DAGGERS
7704 1/2 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
323.944.0034
wp.goldendaggers.com

HOUSE OF INTUITION

If you celebrate a more spiritual Halloween, House of Intuition has the Honor Your Ancestors candle for your holiday rituals. Honor the life and memory of those who came before, and who may wish to commune with you now.

HOUSE OF INTUITION
7449 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
213.413.8300
houseofintuitionla.com

URBAN OUTFITTERS

Urban Outfitters has a great selection of horror movie t-shirts for men and women. From the classics like The Exorcist and Friday the 13th to cult fave The Craft and dark comedy Beetlejuice, UO has you covered (literally).

URBAN OUTFITTERS
7650 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
323.653.3231
urbanoutfitters.com

WINCHELL’S DONUTS

Every day is a good day for donuts, and Halloween is an especially good time for fancy themed donuts. Every year, Winchell’s offers the best in candy coated, brightly colored, perfectly baked donuts for an individual treat or by the party tray.

WINCHELL’S DONUTS
7158 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
323.938.8578
winchells.com

ZEPHYR THEATRE

Based on Troma’s cult classic, “The Toxic Avenger: The Musical” is a hilarious and raunchy rock musical about the first superhero from New Jersey. It runs Fridays – Sundays through October 27.
ZEPHYR THEATRE
7456 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
zephyrtheatre.com

Deborah Brosseau

About Deborah Brosseau

Deborah Brosseau provides audience development services to arts & entertainment, lifestyle, and non-profit clients. She is a freelance writer, providing anything from local listicles to corporate profiles for various online publications. Having first experienced Melrose in the '80s, she enjoys writing about the old school creatives as well as the progressive new ones.