Halloween Every Night Wins Seven OC Press Club Awards

Halloween Every Night won seven awards at the 2023 Orange County Press Club Awards, including for video, multimedia, graphics and illustration. / Illustration by Dexter Urias

Horror, entertainment and pop culture news site HalloweenEveryNight.com won 7 awards — including three in the multimedia category, three for illustration and one each for graphics and video at the 2023 Orange County Press Club Awards, an event recognizing excellence in local journalism.

The annual awards ceremony honors the work from publications and websites like The Los Angeles Times, Voice of OC, and The Orange County Register in various categories from news to features, video, photo, and social media. The event concluded with a memoriam of journalists who died in the past year. 

Halloween Every Night won awards across multiple divisions, including Best Video, Best Use of Multimedia (which includes story, video and photo), Best Graphic, and Best Illustration.

Here are the winners: 

Best Video

Honorable Mention: Shawn Price, Jessica Peralta and Aylin Ruiz

“A Conversation with Ann & Kong”

Best Use of Multimedia

First place: Jessica Peralta, Shawn Price, Aylin Ruiz and Lindsay Schiro

“‘Spook Show 17’ Offers a Look Behind The 17th Door”

Third place: Jessica Peralta, Shawn Price and Hannah Nguyen

“Twisted Christmas Brings Immersive Scares to The Frida Cinema”

Best Graphic

First place: Jennifer Coats and Shawn Price

Salem Witch Trials

Best Illustration 

First place: Dominic Ho

Stephen King

Third place: Dominic Ho


Honorable Mention: Dexter Urias