Creepy Links: Carve a Turnip!

Photo by Thomas Hawk, used under Creative Commons.

Photo by Thomas Hawk, used under Creative Commons.

Halloween news from L.A, online, and beyond…

No pumpkins around? Halloween Addict shows you how to carve a turnip jack-o-lantern.

Jones Soda has added Dread Apple, Blood Orange, Buried Pomegranate, and Spoookiwi to its seasonal lineup of Halloween beverage selections (warning: beware their perennial Candy Corn flavor, as tempting as it sounds…)

John Wolfe at Season of Shadows is posting weekly video updates of the preperation for his own elaborate yard haunt. His site also features DIY tips on making your own props to scare the neighbors kids.

Mmm… how to make pumpkin lasagna!

Vote now for Spike TV’s Scream Awards! Categories include Most Memorable Mutilation, Best Screamplay, Best Horror Movie, and Ultimate Scream. The event tapes October 18th at the Greek Theatre and airs the 21st.

Don’t forget to order your UNICEF Trick’or’Treat boxes!