October 18-20: Deep in the valley there is a special Crown, which is guarded by dragons and buried within the compound. The Knights of Temptation guard the castle walls, while thieves and treasure seekers search within the halls. Dare if you will to walk the Haunted Trails experiencing medieval life and all of its tales. When the sun sets, the trails will open and guides will escort groups of 10 guests through the castle halls and tents. There will also be a less scary behind-the-scenes tour on Saturday, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Recommended for ages 9 and up. Thursday, 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 6:30-10 p.m. $13 per-sale, $15 at entrance. Crown Valley Community Park.
9751 Crown Valley Parkway, Laguna Niguel