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Clever DIY Halloween Costumes Ideas

One of the best places to find a Halloween Costume event is in Half Moon Bay. The World Pumpkin Capital celebrates the Great Gourd in a few weeks from now which includes the Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival Costume contest where participants can freely wear their favorite Halloween attire.

If you are sick of spending way too much to have the DIY costume you wish your kids or yourself to wear, these crafty and quick-witted DIY ideas through videos will surely give a great help and inspiration.

This DIY last minute Halloween costume ideas will just require you simple materials and some of which can be used clothes. It’s cheap and easy – you just have to get some junks available in your house, scissors and paper.

Wanna have an artsy and cute DIY Halloween costumes? This video is perfect for you.

This is a video from Mad Hatter who will give you easy costume and makeup ideas .

Another video of super fast and affordable DIY Halloween costumes.

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Top Halloween Spots and Festivals in Half Moon Bay

Half Moon Bay coastal town produces more than three tons of pumpkins every year by local growers that’s why no wonder that this town is known as the pumpkin capital of the world. With this, it is the best town to spend the Halloween with your friends and loved ones. There are places in the town which are perfect for Halloween adventures and fun. Listed below are the top spots for Halloween season.

Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival

World Pumpkin Capital Celebrates the Great Gourd during mid-October every year. The event is celebrated from 9am to 5pm each day at Main Street, Half Moon Bay. Festival highlights are harvest-inspired crafts, fabulous home style food, delectably delicious drink, design and poster contest and a lot more. Halloween activities and entertainment are being catered in this festival.

One of these is the Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival Costume Contest where the participants can wear their favorite Halloween attire. The contest is divided into five age categories where majority are kids. Definitely this is a fun-filled contest for the kids who would love to join this exciting festival activity. For more information and activity details, feel free to visit their website – http://pumpkinfest.miramarevents.com.

Haunted-Barn-2013-band-of-piratesFor the event details visit HMB Art and Pumpkin Festival site

Lemos Farm

This long-established farm is one of the greatest places to take young children during Halloween season. Lemos Farm is situated in the heart of Half Moon Bay, California. Activities include train & pony rides, hay ride, petting zoo, air jumper and haunted house. During Halloween Season they turn their Choo-choo train into spooky Ghost Train and a Scare Zone. Special Haunted House is also being created during this season. Pumpkin activities is also one of the Halloween treat you can offer to your kids.

Halloween-Decorationsvia Lemos Far

Pastorino Farm

Pastorino Farm is located in San Mateo Road, Half Moon Bay. It also a pumpkin farm that offers Halloween activities for children. They also offer a haunted house and face painting activity. It is open from 9:30 am to 5:30pm. Attractions in October are hay ride, train rides, jump house, giant slide, pony ride and petting zoo. This is also a great place to enjoy Halloween season with your kids.

postcardvia Pastorino Farm website

Arata’s Pumpkin Farm

Arata’s Pumpkin Farm is another huge and old pumpkin farm in Half Moon Bay. Haunted barn is being opened during Halloween season that kids would love. There are also other attractions like petting zoo, train ride.

oPhoto was originally published in Yelp

See How to Enjoy Half Moon Bay through Instagram Posts

Summer is almost here, but a lot of locals and tourists has been already taking advantage of enjoying Halfmoon Bay spring love. We hand picked top 5 best photos shot in Halfmoon Bay shared via Instagram.

1. Fishing is the name of the Game:

Didn’t get any myself, but these two got one! ~80 pulls #salmonfishing #saltlife #salmon #fishermenneverlie #newcaptainpete #hmb #halfmoonbay #pillarpointharbor #girlsfishtoo #girlwhofish #fisherwoman #fishing #fishingtrip #salmontrolling #oceanfishing

This photo from @fishermenneverlie is undeniably showing so much fun!

2. Travel in Style

Half moon Bay with family #weekend #lunch #americanlife #halfmoonbay #hotel #Ritzcarlton #withfamily

@elaine_yuling_liao is definitely looking gorge and fashionable in this photo.

3. MUST eat seafood.

#seafood lovely restaurant!! #Halfmoonbay #Saturday #summer #family


@yingyyz sure know how to spend the weekend 🙂

4. Water view is LOVE!

My favorite #nature walk along the bluffs overlooking #Mavericks in #HalfMoonBay #California


Can we all agree that @outdoorfashionista to experience such a lovely place?

5. Can’t forget about the coffee.

#Latte #coffee #arataicafe #halfmoonbay ☕



Who doesn’t love coffee? Well there might be some. But isn’t @michelleholtzhausen to be in Halfmoon bay and enjoy coffee too?

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Disclaimer: Hello Halfmoon Bay does not own any of the photos posted here. All photos were from Instagram and were linked from top-hashtags.com.