This is it: Halloween is finally here! And we’ve got plenty to keep you busy this week.
On Wednesday, we’re heading to the the LBC for The Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor. With tons of characters and two new mazes, it’s the perfect way to get prepped for Halloween.
Then on Thursday, it’s The KROQ Halloween Costume Ball with Thirty Seconds to Mars at the Fonda Theatre. They’ll be performing live plus opening sets by KROQ’s DJ Jeremiah Red, Hollywood Julio, and Sonik DJ. Don’t forget to dress up; we’re giving away tons of prizes in our costume contest, including concert tickets and a $5000 grand prize!
And if you didn’t win tickets to our Costume Ball, head up to The Greek Theatre where you can catch The Airborne Toxic Event.
On Friday, it’s finally Halloween! We’ll be at The Forum to see Queens of the Stone Age with special guests The Kills, JD McPherson, and Nick Oliveri’s Uncontrollable. Plus, SuicideGirls + Sideshow Freaks will be there as well along with The Blackout Haunted House in the parking lot.
And of course we’ll be at Knott’s Scary Farm on Halloween giving away stuff.
If we survive Friday night, we’re going back at the Fonda Theatre Saturday for round two of New Politics.
And to cap off Halloween weekend, we’re cruising to Club Nokia Sunday to watch Jimmy Eat World perform FUTURES from beginning to end in celebration of the album’s 10 year anniversary.
Orange: We have five days until Halloween and we need to put the finishing touches on our costumes. Catch the KROQ Promo Crew cruising the City of Orange. A stop at The Outlets is a must, we have to finish putting together our sexy Chewbacca or American Horror Story costumes. You already know we’re loaded with awesome KROQ gear for you. Make sure you get our attention and we might throw some your way.
Hawthorne: It’s always a good time when we make a trip down to the South Bay area. One of our dreams has always been to explore the old Hawthorne Plaza. Not saying we’re going to try, but it’s still a dream. So when you see us on the corner of Hawthorne Blvd and 120th staring up at the old building ask us for a KROQ sticker and we’ll definitely hook you up.
Long Beach: The Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor has once again risen from the depths of a rich, haunted history to frighten those who dare and KROQ will be here for you to hold on to. This year’s Dark Harbor is thrilled to unveil a spectacle of new attractions that include two brand new mazes and the new Voodoo Village. Beloved veteran characters including The Ringmaster and all grotesque spirits of the Queen will be there to terrorize the hell out of you. (1126 Queens Highway, Long Beach, 90802)
Hollywood: Tonight is the night!!! The KROQ Halloween Costume Ball with Thirty Seconds to Mars at the Fonda Theatre is finally here. Join us as Thirty Seconds to Mars performs live from the Fonda Theatre in Hollywood, plus opening sets by KROQ’s DJ Jeremiah Red, Hollywood Julio, and Sonik DJ. Come dressed in your best costume, we’re hosting a contest with a $5,000 grand prize plus tons of runner-up prizes like concert tickets and KROQ gear. (6126 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, 90028)
Hollywood: Join the KROQ Promo Crew tonight at The Greek. For the first time ever, Los Angeles’ own The Airborne Toxic Event will perform at the legendary outdoor theatre, returning to their hometown for one of the final stops of their lengthy North American fall tour. Twin Shadow will open the show. (2700 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, 90027)
Inglewood: KROQ presents Queens of the Stone Age at the Forum tonight with special guests The Kills, JD McPherson, and Nick Oliveri’s Uncontrollable. But wait there’s more, SuicideGirls + Sideshow Freaks will also be making appearances, and there will a costume contest for the “King And Queen of Halloween.” The Blackout Haunted House will also be set up in the parking lot of The Forum for you to enjoy as well. (3900 W Manchester Blvd, Inglewood, 90305)
Buena Park: Run for your life, the KROQ crew is at Knott’s Scary Farm tonight! Come by our setup and grab some Halloween giveaways for you and your friends. Knott’s is filled with awesome Halloween frights this season! Enjoy horrifying mazes, and the most creepy and scary characters looming all over the park. If you dare, reserve tickets for the exclusive ‘Trapped: Lock & Key’ maze, which is not for the faint of heart. We dare you to come find the KROQ crew near the Xcelerator Ride on the Boardwalk from 7pm-11pm. (8039 Beach Blvd, Buena Park, 90620)
Anaheim: KROQ presents New Politics at the House of Blues Anaheim tonight with special guests Bad Suns and SomeKindaWonderful.
Hollywood: KROQ presents night two of New Politics, this time at the Fonda Theatre with special guests Bad Suns and SomeKindaWonderful.
Los Angeles: KROQ presents Jimmy Eat World FUTURES 10 Year Anniversary Tour at Club Nokia tonight. To celebrate FUTURES‘ 10 year anniversary, Jimmy Eat World announced a North American tour where they’ll be performing FUTURES from beginning to end, as well as the double vinyl reissues of three titles: Static Prevails, Clarity, and FUTURES. So join us as we take in the greatness that is Jimmy Eat World in this intimate venue. (800 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, 90015)
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