What’s New at Knott’s Scary Farm & Ticket Giveaway! #ScaryFarmGiveaway

Knott’s Scary Farm & Ticket Giveaway

By Erin

Get ready Southern California! The largest, most haunted experience will be back for the 44th consecutive year, and we’re giving you the chance to win two tickets to Knott’s Scary Farm! Feel all the scares with 10 creepy mazes, five spooky Scare Zones, two live action packed shows, four Skeleton Key Rooms, and a thousand monsters lurking in the fog. Whatever you’re greatest fear is, you can probably find it at Scary Farm.

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Be prepared for 24 horrifying nights, beginning September 22nd to All Hallows’ Eve on October 31st. Four all new nightmarish attractions will debut this season at the world’s largest Halloween event, Knott’s Scary Farm. So what’s new this year?

What’s New?

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All new Black Ops: Infected

Survive the Zombie Apocalypse in an All-Out War!

Armed with cutting edge laser guns, brave guests will face off against hordes of zombies in the groundbreaking all-new Special Ops: Infected interactive maze. Guests will form small units to battle the zombie apocalypse through blood soaked city streets and an underground sewer system crawling with nearly one hundred ravenous zombies. The high tech innovative experience thrusts guests into the middle of a live-action video game complete with live actors, real time scoring system, kill streak rewards system and interactive targets, including a juggernaut boss zombie. The new attraction is one of the largest mazes ever created in Knott’s Scary Farm history so form your squad and put your zombie apocalypse survival skills to the test in this action packed, one-of-a-kind experience.

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 The Hanging: Finding Gory.

Just keep swimming, err Just keep Killing according to Gory… 

A must-see live stage show in Calico Square that looks back at the year’s pop culture with some killer comedy. Notorious for its special effects and high-flying stunts, The Hanging® is a no-holds-barred assault on pop culture’s most infamous moments of the past year. A must see parody that you cannot miss!

Nightly showings at 8:00pm, 9:30pm, and 11:00pm on the Calico Mine Stage.

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FearVR: 5150

Enter the mysterious Meadowbrook Institute and witness the abnormal case of a terrifyingly unusual patient named Katie in the groundbreaking virtual reality horror experience FearVR: 5150. Using Samsung Gear VR powered by Oculus and strapped to a hospital wheelchair, come face- to-face with the deadly chaos unraveling around you. Disturbingly vivid sights and sounds invade all of your senses. Encounter the darkness that has taken over the medical staff during your fully immersive hospital stay. Patients beware; it is easier to check in than it is to check out….

****FearVR: 5150 requires an additional fee and is not included with park admission or with the Fright Lane with Skeleton Key. FearVR: 5150 is approximately ten minutes long including a pre-show and four minute VR experience. A limited number of reservations will be available on a first-come basis when Knott’s Scary Farm opens each night. Tickets are sold on a per-person individual basis. Advance reservations are not available. Visit the ticket kiosk located outside The Dead of Winter: Revenge of the Wendigo maze in the Boardwalk area to make a reservation.******

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Sharky’s Where You Can Feel Good About Eating & Gifting! $25 Giftcard Giveaway!

Sharky’s Where You Can Feel Good About Eating & Gifting!

By Erin

In the spirit of giving, Sharky’s Woodfired Mexican Grill has graciously offered two gift cards, each valued at $25 to two Horsing Around In LA readers. Want to enter? Fill out the form below by December 22nd at 11:59pm for your chance to enjoy some delicious eats at Sharky’s on us.

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Sharky’s has some other great deals going on as well, that anyone can enjoy. At Sharky’s Woodfired Mexican Grill®, the mission is all about serving made-to-order, flavorful Mexican-inspired dishes that offer everyone the chance to “Feel Good About Eating.” Now, guests can also feel good about gifting this holiday season by sharing the experience with their family, friends, co-workers, teachers and other special people, and receive a holiday bonus for themselves. Guests can purchase $25 in gift cards through Thurs., Dec. 24,  and will receive a $5 bonus card that can be redeemed from Fri., Jan. 1, 2016 to Tues., Mar. 1, 2016.

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During this time of year, it can be a real struggle to stay on top of eating healthy & not over indulging with all of the holiday parties and get togethers.  At Sharky’s, it is completely possible to enjoy an awesome fast-casual meal, and not consume a huge amount of calories. This is why I LOVE the “Get it Naked” Menu.  Featuring items with lower calories and lower fat, the “Get it Naked” menu, has a lot of good options, with tons of flavor.

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If you are still looking for something to give for the foodie lover on your holiday list, then Sharky’s is the answer. You can feel good about gifting this holiday season and share the Sharky’s experience with your family, friends, co-workers, and other special people in your life and receive a holiday bonus for yourself. Be sure to enter the giveaway for a chance to win one of two $25 Gift Cards to enjoy the season! Ends 12/23/15 at 12AM PST. See the sweepstakes section on the blog for all rules.

Who will you give the gift of Sharky’s to this holiday season?

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HAPPY HOLIDAYS & GOOD LUCK! 🙂

Introducing @DelTaco New Epic Grilled Chicken Avocado Burrito & Giveaway! #EpicAvocado

Introducing Del Taco’s New Epic Grilled Chicken Avocado Burrito & Giveaway!

By Erin

*Disclosure: I received a Del Taco gift card. All thoughts and opinions are my own*

 Del Taco is now offering another fresh ingredient, that happens to be one of my all-time favorites at an UnFreshing Believable® value, Hass avocados! I personally love avocado on just about anything! You can enjoy them in the all new Epic Grilled Chicken Avocado Burrito or you can add them to any of your other favorite menu items. Here’s the scoop:

 *Epic Grilled Chicken Avocado Burrito: loaded with six fresh slices of Hass avocado, freshly grilled chicken, handmade pico de gallo, fresca lime rice, salsa casera, and seasoned black beans all wrapped up in a warm flour tortilla. Priced at $5.29.*

*Add Fresh Avocado to Any Item: One slice of fresh Hass Avocado is priced at 30 cents, or get three slices for 90 cents.*

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Del Taco, a leader in the Mexican Quick Service Restaurant category, is thrilled to offer guests fresh Hass avocados. The new addition of fresh avocado is one of many exciting menu developments Del Taco has in store for 2015 as part of the company’s continued commitment to deliver fresh, quality and delicious ingredients. Del Taco has aligned with the California Avocado Commission to provide guests the opportunity to enjoy sliced avocado in the new Epic Grilled Chicken Avocado Burrito or add to any existing menu item.

Below is the new Epic Grilled Chicken Avocado Burrito, and let me tell you, it is very delicious! The flavors of the chicken, avocado, and salsa make for a delightful summer treat.
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*GIVEAWAY!!!* One lucky reader will win a $20 Giftcard to Del Taco! Enter below for your chance to win! 

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A winner will be randomly chosen through RaffleCopter and notified via email. US Residents Only. No purchase necessary to enter. Everyone has an equal chance to win, but, you must enter to win. No cash value. Winner will have 48 hours to claim their prize or a new winner will be selected. There are several different ways to enter and some can be done daily. Prize will be fulfilled by sponsor. Not liable for unclaimed prizes or fulfillment. Good luck!

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