Nova Davon Joseph arrives at last year’s Safe and Sane Halloween as the perfect Boo from “Monsters, Inc.” with her mom, Narissa Jospeh. Be sure to check out this year’s Halloween events around the county. File photo

Don’t miss these upcoming Halloween events

It’s officially Spooky Season and county youth and Halloween enthusiasts can partake in various trick-or-treating, harvest or frightful activities.

Here is a list of some events across the county. If your event is not included and you would like it to be, please email the information to


Safe and Sane Halloween in the Park

Join the city of Susanville at Frank Ernaga Ballpark in Memorial Park from 3 to 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30 for an afternoon of candy and fun.

According to a statement from the city, “This is a trick-or-treating event approved through public health. We will be asking all participants and attendees to wear face masks and follow in-place social distancing guidelines. We will be slowing traffic speeds on North Street during the event.”


Trick or Treat Drive-Thru at Banner Lassen Medical Center

Youth can pick up some goodies from the comfort of the car during Banner Lassen Medical Center’s drive-thru event from 3 to 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30 located at 18000 Spring Ridge Drive, while supplies last.


Lassen National Forest hosts Trunk and Treat drive-through

Lassen National Forest hosts a Trunk and Treat Drive-through Halloween celebration from 3 to 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30 at the LNF Office parking lot, 2550 Riverside Drive, Susanville.

Families are invited to bring their children to cruise the parking lot and get a treat from the decorated trunks. While collecting treats, guests can vote on their favorite trunk before leaving.

For safety, all visitors are asked to remain in their vehicles, and all COVID-19 precautions will be observed.


Frightmare Forest

Those seeking a fright-filled walk can head over to Frightmare Forest from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30 and Saturday, Oct. 31. Tickets can be purchased at the gate. Those with young kids, or anyone wanting to experience a scare-less walk, can show up at 6:30 p.m. either night, donation suggested. It is located at 472-120 Richmond Rd. This event benefits local athletes and clubs.


Honey Lake Valley Assembly of God’s third annual Harvest Festival

Join Honey Lake Valley Assembly of God from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31 for the third annual Harvest Festival. Located at 464-905 Standish Buntingville Rd., attendees can participate in a trunk or treat and enjoy a puppet show, horse and pony rides, hayrides, and more.


Doyle Haunted House and Trunk and Treat

From 5 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, the Doyle Fire Protection District Volunteers and community members are hosting a free haunted house and Trunk or Treat event. Caregivers can bring youth to the fire department, located at 747-150 Main St. in Doyle, for treats and a tour of the haunted house. Social distancing will be practiced.


Westwood Trunk or Treat

Attend the annual Trunk or Treat in Westwood from 5 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31.

Bring your decorated trunk to downtown Birch Street to enter the Westwood Area Chamber of Commerce competition. Line up your vehicle to hand out candy and be judged. First prize is a gift certificate for Buffalo Chips Pizza and Second prize is a gift certificate for Blue Ox Coffee.


Halloween is not cancelled protest

From 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31 at the Old Sierra Pacific Mill on Riverside Drive. There will be music, trick-or-treating, and live performances, according to the flyer.