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San Diego’s Most WCKD Halloween Festival | Downtown San Diego | Saturday, Oct. 26 Tickets on sale now.
San Diego’s Most WCKD Halloween Festival, Downtown San Diego, Saturday, Oct. 26 Tickets on sale now.


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What’s this I hear about a scavenger hunt?

We have a free AR Scavenger Hunt within the event venue! Please download the Arize app to participate. You will go to the Costume Booth to start and to finish to enter in for prizes.


Are there any specials being offered from bars or restaurants in the area?

With your ticket, you have in an out privileges and we have over 20 Gaslamp and East village participants that are offering specials with your wristband. Please click here for a complete list.


Is there a schedule to the lineup?

For a complete line up schedule please click here. Please note line up and times are subject to change.


When is the WCKD Bar Crawl?

The WCKD Bar Crawl is from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Check in is at Theatre Box, where you will pick up your tickets. Tickets are $15 for 5 bites and 5 sips; however, tickets are limited and almost sold.


Is there any other discounted modes of transportation?

MTS trolley is offering unlimited rides for only $7 for any WCKD Attendee! You can add this on with your ticket.


Is parking free?

We have discounted parking when you purchase your ticket for WCKD Village you can add this on with your ticket.


What activities can I participate in with my ticket?

All activities are complimentary with your GA, GA+ and VIP tickets including VR Haunted Hospital, Spirit Circle, Photo opps, Escape Room, games and lounges. They all come with your ticket

  • VIP has additional benefits including prize ball pit, 4 complimentary featured cocktails/beers, yummy bites from 3 restaurants, complimentary cocktail tasting stations and more!
  • Please note we encourage you to get there early to participate in everything.



How do I enter the costume contest?

Everyone can enter the costume contest. The first round is from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM. You must check in at 7th and Island at the costume booth. Finals are from 11:00 PM to Midnight.


I ordered my VIP, where do I pick up my credentials?

For GA+ and VIP: You will need to stop at the ticket booth to pick up your credentials, drink tickets and other goodies.


Can I go strait into the event with my GA Ticket?

For General Admission: If you already have your ticket, you do not need to stop at the ticket tents. You can continue into the event.


Where is the entrance?

The Gate is located at 6th and Island. If you are a VIP there will be a special access lane for you and a special ticket lane.


How long does the event go on?

The event is from 6:00 PM to Midnight


When will the event officially start?

Doors open at 6:00 PM sharp.


will my photo be taken while im at WCKD?

With entry, Producers have the right to use your photographed images.


Can I bring my own food or drinks?

No alcoholic beverages, drinks or food will be allowed in and all items are subject to search.


My costume comes with a fake sword. Will this be admissible?

Simulated weapon are not permitted. Even if the simulated weapon is part of a costume. We will have a table where you can leave your items (at your own risk) but we encourage you to not bring these items to the event which include fake guns, swords, knifes, etc.


Can I refund my ticket?

Tickets are not valid for refunds, cash value, or exchanges. There are no exceptions, rain or shine.


Can I enter the festival at any time?

Yes, you can enter anytime between 6 PM and midnight with either your unscanned ticket or event wristband. Limited tickets may be available for sale at the door. 


Is there re-entry?

We allow re-entry so you can take advantage of all the bar and restaurant specials.


Is there anything I cannot bring into the event?

No liquid (including water), video cameras, drones, professional cameras, alcohol, simulated weapons, illegal drugs, weapons, tents, tape recorders, lawn chairs, portable chairs, bicycles, wagons, large backpacks, skateboards, coolers, cans, glass containers, large bags, umbrellas or pets will be allowed. 


What can I bring to the event?

Small purses, small totes, and drawstring bags are allowed. They must not contain any prohibited items. All bags are subject to search.


I’m not 21 yet. Can I attend with a legal guardian?

Sorry, WCKD Village is a 21 and over event only.


Where do I go to redeem my ticket?

The entrance to WCKD Village is 6th and Island.


What if I forgot to print my ticket?

We can scan your ticket on your mobile device.


 Do you offer group discounts?

Group discounts are available for groups of 10 or more.  Please contact for more information.


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