ALN Halloween Extravaganza!

Encore Event Center

8253 Ronson Rd · San Diego, CA

How to find us

Looks for the signs for the ALN event and continue down the hall. We are in the main ballroom.

Location image of event venue


Welcome to the 6th annual ALN Halloween Extravaganza! This is always our biggest event of the year (we had ~350 people attend last time), and we're going all out yet again!

In previous years, ALN's Halloween Party has supported local charities while also gathering nerds in fellowship and fun. Since gaining nonprofit status in 2018, we’d now like to direct our support to the nerds who haven’t yet found their tribe. This year we will be fundraising for the ALN nonprofit organization, which is dedicated to ending adult loneliness through building a welcoming nerdy community.

This year's theme is Luigi's Haunted Mansion! As always, the event is a costume party, so everyone should come dressed up, either in the Luigi's Haunted Mansion theme or any other costume that suits you. There will be a costume contest with many categories to win from with the top prize being a Nintendo Switch for Best Costume.

Location: Encore Event Center Grand Ballroom


- A live DJ the entire night
- A station to play various Nintendo games
-Board games!
- A costume contest with many prizes
- A raffle to win many nerdy prizes, including a new NES classic and a new Starcraft 2 Collector's Edition box set (more TBD).
- photo booth area

Food and drinks:

- Full bar including beer, wine, and cocktails.
- Food Stand TBD


Entry ticket-$15 Early bird, $20 Regular/At the door: Includes entry to the event. Additional tickets for drinks can be purchased at the event.

Open Bar Ticket-$45 Early bird, $50 Regular/At the door: includes an ALN-branded limited edition glass + unlimited drinks at the bar

Raffle tickets: Tickets will be available for purchase for a chance to win nerdy prizes and for additional drinks.

Early bird prices end on October 1st, so get your tickets early!

Entry and Open Bar tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite:

NOTE: RSVPing here does not guarantee your spot at the party! Please use the Eventbrite link to secure your ticket!

We have rented out a gorgeous ballroom that has plenty of seating and a huge dance section. The ballroom also has an outdoor courtyard. There is plenty of street parking near the venue, but we recommend anyone who is drinking to take an Uber / Lyft to the venue!

We look forward to seeing you there!