Volunteer opportunities available at La Palma’s 2019 Halloween Carnival

Join La Palma’s safe, family-oriented alternative to the traditional trick-or-treat! Kids and families can choose from a variety of activities such as the costume contest for infants to 6th graders with special prizes in each division. This year’s Halloween Carnival will feature carnival games, an area for children under the age of 5 to play games, and those who dare to find their way through a scary maze!

This free event will be held on Thursday, October 31, 2019 from 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. at La Palma Central Park.

In the event of rain, the Carnival will be cancelled.

Costume Contest

The Costume Contest is held at the Central Park Pavilion with the following times / categories:

  • 6:30 p.m. | 2 years old and under
  • 6:50 p.m. | 3-5 years old
  • 7:10 p.m. | 1st – 3rd grades
  • 7:30 p.m. | Family
  • 7:50 p.m. | 4th – 6th grades

Volunteer Opportunities

Community groups, organizations, and individuals are invited to volunteer to be a carnival booth attendant, serve as a greeter, or assist in the operation of the scary maze. The deadline to apply is: Wednesday, October 16, 2019. Your help is greatly appreciated!

To sign-up, pick up a Halloween Carnival Participation Form at the Central Park offices (7821 Walker St.) or download the form here, complete and return it to the Central Park offices by October 16. For more information, please call the La Palma Community Services Department at (714) 690-3353.

This article was released by the City of La Palma.