Together, Open Classroom K-8 and Downtown Ventura Partners present the Harvest Moon Spooktacular on Saturday, October 25th, on Main Street between Palm St. and N. Oak St .

The event will feature live music, inflatables, games, costume contest, trick-or-treating at downtown merchants, Spooktacular Scarecrow Project, food, prizes and much more.

Saturday, October 25th • 11:00 am to 7:00 pm

Main Street between Palm Street and North Oak Street

Free Activities include…

  • Free admission! Public welcome!
  • Halloween Costume Contest 3pm-5pm
  • Trick or Treating
  • Live music
  • Kid-friendly entertainment and exhibits
  • Spooktacular Scarecrow Project

Activities requiring game tickets or other payment (prices vary) …

  • Junior haunted house
  • Carnival games and prizes
  • Crafts
  • Face painting and temporary tattoos
  • Inflatables: jumper, slide and obstacle course
  • Raffle (tickets $1.00) and silent auction

Game Ticket Prices:
$0.50 per ticket, 10 tickets for $5.00, 22 tickets for $10.00 (10% extra), 35 tickets for $15.00 (15% extra), 48 tickets for $20.00 (20% extra)

Food and soft drinks available for purchase:

  • Jersey Mike’s subs, burritos, chips and drinks
  • Busy Bee BBQ with chicken, ribs and tri-tip
  • Open Classroom’s “World-famous” Pumpkin Bread


11 – Nine Mile Skid
12 – Space Band
1 – Anchor and Bear
2 – 3 Open Classroom Parental Units
3 – 5 Spooktacular Costume Contest & Pie Eating Contest
5 – 7 Fish Fry

11:40 – Jan Dewitt
12:40 – Jan Dewitt
1:40   – Jan Dewitt

*All proceeds from the event benefit Open Classroom K-8, located at Blanche Reynolds Elementary School. Open Classroom is an innovative Ventura Unified School District “school of choice” that emphasizes an individualized student-driven approach to learning.

For more information, please contact Mitch Allen at devo@ocpto.org.