HauntFest On Main

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The annual “HauntFest on Main” is held the fourth Friday in October, from 5:00 to 10:00 p.m. in Downtown El Cajon!  This family friendly Halloween themed event features live bands on three downtown stages, a haunted car show, a variety of local vendors, and excellent dining experiences at local restaurants. 

Seasonal Highlights Include:

  • Carnival Rides
  • Children's Crafts
  • Game Booths
  • Candy Trail
  • Pumpkin Patch
  • Face Painting
  • Outdoor Movies
  • Costume Contest

Dress in your favorite costume and enter the costume contests for a chance to win fun prizes! 

This event is presented by the City of El Cajon, and the Downtown El Cajon Business Partners. For more information, please visit, or call (619) 441-1754.