Everything You Need To Know About This East Village Block Party
Especially if it’s in the happening Gaslamp Quarter of San Diego?
That’s what you get with Monster Bash, which takes place Saturday, Oct. 26, in the Gaslamp’s East Village.
Now in its 19th year, this massive block party draws more than 15,000 people and it features five themed stages of music, a costume contest, people walking around on stilts and other entertainers and of course, beer and cocktails stations. GA Plus and VIP have access to the “Spirit Circle” with tarot card readers, fortune tellers and palm readers.
Below are full details with everything you need to know about it.
WHEN: Saturday, October 28, 6 p.m.-midnight
WHERE: 7th Avenue between Market and J Street and Island Avenue between 6th and 8th Avenues. Main gate located at 8th and Market and VIP gate located at 8th and Island.
TICKETS: Prices are as follows.
•$40 through October 7th
•$45 thru event
• $50 thru Oct. 7
• $60 thru Oct. 21
• $70 thru Oct. 25
• $80 day of event
•$100 through October 7
•$110 through October 21
•$115 through October 25
•$125 on the day of event
Active and retired military take $10 off with military i.d.
Must be 21+ with valid ID to attend.
COSTUME CONTEST: WCKD giving out cash for the most creative costumes with preliminary judging from 6-9:30 p.m., with the costume contest finals from 11 p.m.-midnight. Cash prizes of $3,000
EVENT WEBSITE: SanDiegoWCKDVillage.com
WHY: To raise much needed funds for the Gaslamp Quarter Historical Foundation and East Village Association, and to celebrate Halloween in style.
BENEFITS: The Gaslamp Quarter Historical Foundation and East Village Association, which promote and protect the premiere shopping, dining, and entertainment districts through advocacy, community relations, and promotional programs in the historic Gaslamp Quarter and East Village.