Real haunted houses in Hayward

October 17, 2012 by  

The 18 and over crowd will certainly appreciate the upcoming Halloween events in Hayward.

On Wednesday, October 24, the monster classics ‘Frankenstein’ and ‘The Bride of Frankenstein’ will be shown at the Century-Hayward movie theatres, 22695 Foothill Blvd., Hayward at 7:00 pm.

Universal has restored these movies for their 100th anniversary for this one night only. Tickets are $10.50 – $12.50. For more information, call (510) 582-1190.

Very soon after, the 5th Annual Wicked 2012 Bollywood Halloween Ball will be held at 9:00 pm on Friday, October 26, and 1:00 am and Saturday, October 27, at the Grand Ballroom in The Golden Peacock.

Prizes will be awarded for the best female and male costumes. Free admission for ladies in costume will apply until 10:00 pm and $10 for men in costume until 10:00 pm. with RSVP. Otherwise, the cost is $10-$20. Call (650) 669-2840 to find out more.

For those desiring a scarier experience, ‘Voices from the Past’, an investigation into paranormal activities at the McConaghy House and Meek Mansion in Hayward will be held at 6:30 pm on Friday, October 26 and Saturday, October 27.

The price includes tour, presentation, personal investigation time, and snacks. Dinner will also be provided on Friday night. The cost is $75 – $100 and must be purchased in advance. For more information, or to register, call Heather at (510) 581-2516.

Meek Mansion is located at 17365 Boston Rd, Hayward and the McConaghy House is located at 18701 Hesperian Blvd, Hayward. In preparation for events like this, many historical locations use brochure printers to let visitors know the history of their facilities and information on visiting hours.