MALIBU—The city is inviting individuals between the ages 2 – 9 to enjoy an afternoon of family-friendly, spooky Halloween fun at the Halloween Bu-Bash Carnival on Friday, October 28, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Malibu Bluffs Park.

Bluffs Park is located at 24250 Pacific Coast Highway at Malibu Canyon Road. The event is open to the public. A $5 Event Pass is required to participate. Pre-registration is recommended at If Event Passes are still available, they can be purchased on-site at event.

Event highlights will include carnival games and prizes, bounce houses, an art activity with the Malibu Library, interactive S.T.E.A.M demonstrations with MakMo Mobilemaker, and a costume parade on the “Cat Walk.” Face painting with Fancy Pantz and food from D’Amores Pizza Truck will be available for a nominal fee.

Attendees are invited to donate new, unused socks to support the “Sock-tober” charitable drive to benefit homeless shelters and those in need. Everyone who donates a pair of socks will receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win a great prize. Individuals are asked to tag the Malibu Community Services Department on social media and use #socktober and #halloweeninthebu.