Events - Oct 28, 2017

Below you will find the most comprehensive list of upcoming events, family activities, and things to do in L.A. with kids.  Browse through all of the events, or use the convenient search tool below to find the specific types of events you are looking for.

The Eagles Have Landed: Dan Gurney’s All American Racers Exhibit

The Eagles Have Landed: Dan Gurney’s All American Racers Exhibit

Petersen Automotive Museum, Los Angeles, California

10 a.m.-6 p.m. Jan. 28-Jan. 17, 2018. Dan Gurney is one of the iconic names of auto racing for his success as a driver, designer...

01/28/2017 - 01/17/2018: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Chihuly at the Catalina Island Museum

Chihuly at the Catalina Island Museum

Catalina Island Museum, Catalina Island, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. March 26-Dec. 11 (closed Thanksgiving Day). An internationally acclaimed artist, Dale Chihuly creates unique sculptural pieces that are known for their unusual...

03/26/2017 - 12/11/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Body Worlds: Pulse Exhibit

Body Worlds: Pulse Exhibit

California Science Center, Los Angeles, California

10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 20-Feb. 20. This exhibit examines human anatomy, physiology and health through real human plastinates. This new generation of plastinates show, on...

05/20/2017 - 02/20/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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FROGS: Dazzling and Disappearing Exhibit

FROGS: Dazzling and Disappearing Exhibit

Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, California

9 a.m.-6 p.m. May 26-March 31. Hop on over to the Aquarium to see a wild array of frogs and their fellow amphibians. Interactive exhibits, educational...

05/26/2017 - 03/31/2018: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Titanic: The Exhibition

Titanic: The Exhibition

Ronald Reagan Library and Museum, Simi Valley , CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 27-Jan. 7 (closed Nov. 23, Dec. 25, Jan. 1). The Reagan Library and Museum will premiere this exhibit that will display...

05/27/2017 - 01/07/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Titanic in Photographs: The Exhibition

Titanic in Photographs: The Exhibition

Queen Mary, Long Beach, CA

11 a.m.-6 p.m. through July 31, 2018. One great ship is saluting another in this exhibit. On display at the Queen Mary is nearly 100...

06/01/2017 - 07/31/2018: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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The High Art of Riding Low: Ranflas, Corazón e Inspiración Exhibit

The High Art of Riding Low: Ranflas, Corazón e Inspiración Exhibit

Petersen Automotive Museum, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-6 p.m. July 1-June 3. The lowrider car is an icon symbol of both Chicano and Southern California culture. This exhibit examines the lowrider...

07/01/2017 - 06/03/2018: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Halloween Time

Halloween Time

Disneyland Resorts, Anaheim, CA

Times vary Sept. 15 through Oct. 31. You can depend on Disneyland to get into the Halloween spirit. At the Haunted Mansion Holiday, you find...

09/15/2017 - 10/31/2017: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Spider Pavilion

Spider Pavilion

Natural History Museum, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 15 through Nov. 26. Enter the Spider Pavilion and you will be caught up in a web of intrigue over this...

09/15/2017 - 11/26/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Irvine Park Railroad’s Pumpkin Patch

Irvine Park Railroad’s Pumpkin Patch

Irvine Park Railroad, Irvine Regional Park, Orange, CA

10 am-5 pm Mon.-Fri., 10 am-6 pm Sat.-Sun. Sept. 16-Oct. 31. Come here for the pumpkins and the train rides, and then stay for the...

09/16/2017 - 10/31/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Doc McStuffins: The Exhibit!

Doc McStuffins: The Exhibit!

Discovery Cube Los Angeles, Sylmar, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 23-Jan. 15. Young doctors-in-training can practice their "medical training" in this exhibit, which is the first one that Disney Junior has...

09/23/2017 - 01/15/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Underwood Family Farms' Fall Harvest Festival

Underwood Family Farms' Fall Harvest Festival

Underwood Family Farms, Moorpark, CA

9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 30-Oct. 31. This isn't any ordinary autumn at Underwood. 2017 marks its 150 years of farming, 50 years of marriage for...

09/30/2017 - 10/31/2017: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Forneris Farms Annual Harvest Festival

Forneris Farms Annual Harvest Festival

Forneris Farms, Mission Hills, CA

1-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Sept. 30-Oct. 31. Come have a "farm-tastic" time at Forneris' Harvest Festival. The daily attractions include the big...

09/30/2017 - 10/31/2017: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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The South Coast Botanic Garden Pumpkin Patch

The South Coast Botanic Garden Pumpkin Patch

South Coast Botanic Garden, Palos Verdes Penisula, CA

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 1-Nov. 30. Youngsters can use to a  birdwatcher’s map to find the bird houses holding hints that will lead them to...

10/01/2017 - 11/30/2017: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Pasadena Pumpkin Patch

Pasadena Pumpkin Patch

Pasadena Pumpkin Patch, Pasadena, CA

10 a.m.-10 p.m. Oct. 1-31. This patch has been a popular place to pick your pumpkins in Pasadena for 25 years. Besides a colorful variety...

10/01/2017 - 10/31/2017: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Spooky Science at the Discovery Cubes

Spooky Science at the Discovery Cubes

Discovery Cube Los Angeles, Sylmar, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 1-31. Spooky Science will be brewing again the Discovery Cubes; however, there are new elements to this year's exhibit. Youngsters can...

10/01/2017 - 10/31/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Tina's Pumpkin Patch

Tina's Pumpkin Patch

Tina’s Pumpkin Patch, Sherman Oaks, CA

10 a.m.-8 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Oct. 1-31. Besides the plethora of pumpkins, Tina's also offers other fall-style amusements. Families can enjoy train...

10/01/2017 - 10/31/2017: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Mr. Bones Pumpkin Patch

Mr. Bones Pumpkin Patch

Mr. Bones Pumpkin Patch, Culver City, CA

9 a.m.-8 p.m. Sun.-Thur., 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Oct. 6-31. If it is October in L.A., then it means it's time for Mr. Bones. This...

10/06/2017 - 10/31/2017: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Shawn's Pumpkin Patch

Shawn's Pumpkin Patch

La Cienega/Centinela Location, L.A., CA

9 a.m.-8 p.m. Oct. 6-31. Shawn has a pair of pumpkin patches where you can pick your pumpkin. One is on the corner of La...

10/06/2017 - 10/31/2017: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Boo At The Zoo

Boo At The Zoo

L.A. Zoo, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 7-31. During the Zoo's Halloween celebration, families can experience an array of special seasonal attractions. There is the Halloween Maze that...

10/07/2017 - 10/31/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Tim Burton’s “The Nightmare Before Christmas” at the El Capitan

Tim Burton’s “The Nightmare Before Christmas” at the El Capitan

El Capitan Theatre, Hollywood, CA

12:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 7:10 p.m. and 10:35 p.m. Oct. 20-31. For the 24th year, this holiday favorite will haunt the El Capitan Theater. During...

10/20/2017 - 10/31/2017: 12:30 pm - 10:35 pm

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Tuku Iho: Living Legacy Exhibition

Tuku Iho: Living Legacy Exhibition

The Rose Room, Venice, CA

9 a.m.–6.30 p.m. Oct. 23–Nov. 2. Get a rare look at New Zealand and Māori cultures, both traditional and contemporary, at this exhibit. On display...

10/23/2017 - 11/02/2017: 9:00 am - 6:30 pm

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Olvera Street's Day of the Dead Festivities

Olvera Street's Day of the Dead Festivities

El Pueblo Historical Monument, L.A., CA

The Day of the Dead will be honored on Olvera Street through a number of events. The Novenario Procession (a Pre-Columbian parade and blessing) will...

10/25/2017 - 11/02/2017: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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LALSRM Ghost Train

LALSRM Ghost Train

Los Angeles Live Steamers Railroad Museum, Los Angeles, CA

7-10 p.m. Oct. 27-31. LA Live Steamers Railroad Museum is proud to announce the return of its very popular Ghost Train. Guests are treated to...

10/27/2017 - 10/31/2017: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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My PlayClub

My PlayClub

Aidan’s Place, L.A.,

My PlayClub is a free community outreach program of Shane’s Inspiration. The purpose of the club is to foster social inclusion for children with disabilities...

10/28/2017: 12:00 am

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Healthy San Fernando 5K Walk/Run

Healthy San Fernando 5K Walk/Run

San Fernando Recreation Park, San Fernando, CA

As part of the Healthy San Fernando! Campaign, this morning's athletic activities range from the 5K to the short dash of the Tot Run. There...

10/28/2017: 8:00 am - 11:00 am

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Susan Greiser Price Arts and Learning Symposium

Lundring Events Center, Thousand Oaks, California

This event is designed to build working partnerships between K-12, university, and community members to strengthen arts access for all learners. Essentially, this symposium offers...

10/28/2017: 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Vulnerability inVisibility Exhibit

Vulnerability inVisibility Exhibit

Kwan Fong Art Gallery, Thousand Oaks, CA

8 a.m.-8 p.m. Mon.-Sat. Oct. 5-Nov. 9. In this show, photographer Mary Fashbaugh explores the senses in human interactions, their limitations and our expectations of...

10/28/2017: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Make A Difference Day at Madrona Marsh Preserve

Make A Difference Day at Madrona Marsh Preserve

Madrona Marsh Preserve, San Pedro, CA

Celebrate Make A Difference Day by planting native plants and trees. Please wear closed toe shoes and long pants. Refreshments (including water) and a thank...

10/28/2017: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

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Saturday Restoration at Madrona Marsh

Saturday Restoration at Madrona Marsh

Madrona Marsh Preserve, San Pedro, CA

Volunteering with your kids is a great way to teach them to be good stewards of the planet as well as the importance of giving...

10/28/2017: 8:45 am - 12:00 pm

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Armstrong Garden Centers' Saturday Workshops

Armstrong Garden Centers' Saturday Workshops

Armstrong Garden Center, Glendora,

Saturday mornings is workshop time at the Armstrong Garden Centers. At the Oct. 14 free "Cool Season Edibles" workshop, attendees can find out what vegetables...

10/28/2017: 9:00 am - 10:00 am

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Guided Nature Walk

Guided Nature Walk

White Point Nature Preserve, San Pedro, CA

Visit White Point Nature Preserve and attend a naturalist-guided hike. Enjoy coastal views and learn more about the plants, animals, and restoration area. Meet at...

10/28/2017: 9:00 am - 10:00 am

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L.A. Galaxy Soccer Center's 5 Year Anniversary Open House

L.A. Galaxy Soccer Center's 5 Year Anniversary Open House

LA Galaxy Soccer Center, Torrance, CA

To celebrate its 5th anniversary, the Soccer Center is welcoming the community to come check out the facilities. This free celebration will feature Galaxy Juniors...

10/28/2017: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Spooky Creatures in the Garden

Spooky Creatures in the Garden

L.A. County Arboretum, Arcadia, CA

Start your Halloween celebration at the Arboretum, which will have creepy science projects, fall book readings, walks, and autumn crafts. Dressing in costume is encouraged!...

10/28/2017: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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The Great Pumpkin Patch Express

The Great Pumpkin Patch Express

Orange Empire Railway Museum, Perris, CA

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 14-15, 21-22, 28-29. It's "The Great Pumpkin Patch Express," Charlie Brown! Trains depart at 10 a.m. noon, 2 p.m. and 4...

10/28/2017: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Heart-Based Coaching for Parents: Parent's Wheel of Life

Heart-Based Coaching for Parents: Parent's Wheel of Life

Veterans Park, Uruapan room, Culver City, CA

Together, the  fun and experiential 2-hour class will explore, identify, and integrate your core values as parents. Everyone brings their own unique qualities as a...

10/28/2017: 9:30 am - 11:30 am

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25th Annual Model Train Show

25th Annual Model Train Show

South Coast Botanic Garden, Palos Verdes Peninsula, California

Sponsored by the Los Angeles Division of the National Model Railroad Association, this show displays some remarkable moving miniatures by the region’s most acclaimed enthusiasts....

10/28/2017 - 10/29/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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BLVD Kitchen Kids Cooking Classes

BLVD Kitchen Kids Cooking Classes

BLVD Kitchen, Sherman Oaks, CA

10 a.m., 2 p.m. Oct. 14, 10 a.m. Oct. 28. This month, BLVD Kitchen dishes out two classes for young chefs. Pastry is the main...

10/28/2017: 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

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California Continued at the Autry

California Continued at the Autry

Autry Museum of the American West, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. The Autry has a new gallery space that will be home to "California Continued," which will explore...

10/28/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Found in Translation: Design in California and Mexico, 1915–1985 Exhibition

Found in Translation: Design in California and Mexico, 1915–1985 Exhibition

LACMA, L.A., CA

11 a.m.–5 p.m. Mon.-Tues, Thur., 11 a.m.–8 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.–7 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Sept. 17–April 1. This groundbreaking exhibit examines design dialogues between Mexico and...

10/28/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Future Park: Art + Technology Exhibit

Future Park: Art + Technology Exhibit

Bowers Kidseum, Santa Ana, CA

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tues.-Sun. Sept. 16-Jan. 15 (closed Nov. 23, Dec. 25, Jan. 1). This exhibit, presented Kidseum in collaboration with Team Lab Kids, Inc.,...

10/28/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Knott’s Spooky Farm

Knott’s Spooky Farm

Knott’s Berry Farm, Buena Park, CA

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Sept. 30-Oct. 29 (and Oct. 31). If Knott's Scary Farm isn't for your children (or even yourself), then visit Knott's Spooky...

10/28/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Madrona Marsh Nature Walk

Madrona Marsh Nature Walk

Madrona Marsh Preserve, San Pedro, CA

On this docent-led walk on the Preserve, families can learn about the history of Madrona Marsh. Look and listen for resident and migrant species visiting...

10/28/2017: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Marina Spooktacular

Marina Spooktacular

Burton Chace Park, Marina del Rey, CA

10 a.m.-9 p.m. Oct. 28, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Oct. 29. This Halloween party offers a family-friendly harvest celebration during the day and spine-tingling thrills at...

10/28/2017 - 10/29/2017: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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One Colorado's Halloween Happenings

One Colorado's Halloween Happenings

One Colorado, Pasadena, CA

Get in the Halloween mood on Oct. 28 by heading to One Colorado from 10 a.m.-noon for its annual pumpkin decorating event. Parents and kids...

10/28/2017: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Play! Exhibit

Play! Exhibit

The Autry National Center of the American West, L.A., California

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. June 18-Jan. 7. The Autry's latest exhibit is all about "play." Featuring a fun selection of toys,...

10/28/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Pumpkin Decorating in the Park with Santa Monica Forest School

Pumpkin Decorating in the Park with Santa Monica Forest School

Beach Park 1, Santa Monica, CA

Santa Monica Forest School is ready for Autumn! Families with children ages 2.5-5 to this Open House event. Come learn what an outdoor school is...

10/28/2017: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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SeaWorld's Halloween Spooktacular

SeaWorld's Halloween Spooktacular

SeaWorld, San Diego, CA

10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sat., 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sun. Sept. 23-Oct. 29. SeaWorld's not-too-spooky Halloween Spooktacular is a fun, family-geared way to celebrate the holidays. You...

10/28/2017: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Woodland Hills Rotary Halloween Family Faire

Woodland Hills Rotary Halloween Family Faire

Warner Center Park, Woodland Hills,

The Rotary Club of Woodland Hills will present its annual Halloween Family Faire. Guests can enjoy a variety of fun activities for children of all...

10/28/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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15th Annual Halloween Hullabaloo

15th Annual Halloween Hullabaloo

Rose Scharlin Cooperative Nursery School, Silverlake, CA

Join us for Rose Scharlin’s 15th Annual Halloween Hullabaloo, a family-friendly event for all ages! Enjoy delicious food and brunch cocktails, while the kids partake...

10/28/2017: 10:30 am - 1:30 pm

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Andrew & Polly Mini-Concert

Andrew & Polly Mini-Concert

Children’s Book World, West L.A.,

Andrew (who is a film composer) and Polly (who creates music and sound design for commercials) also write and perform friendly, engaging music for children...

10/28/2017: 10:30 am - 11:00 am

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Author Appearance: Kathryn Otoshi

Author Appearance: Kathryn Otoshi

Vroman’s Bookstore, Pasadena,

Kathryn Otoshi, author of the bestselling book One, presents and signs Draw the Line. In her new book, the author/illustrator uses black and white illustrations with thoughtful...

10/28/2017: 10:30 am - 11:30 am

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Bob Baker's Hallowe'en Spooktacular

Bob Baker's Hallowe'en Spooktacular

Bob Baker’s Marionette Theater, CA,

times vary, Fri.-Sun. Oct. 6-29. The Bob Baker Marionettes presents their frightfully fun Halloween show. Dracula and Vampira lead a cast of over 100 puppets,...

10/28/2017: 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

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Spooky Storytime reading "The Pomegrante Witch"

Spooky Storytime reading "The Pomegrante Witch"

{pages} bookstore, Manhattan Beach, CA

Author Denise Doyen will be reading "The Pomegrante Witch." The story is about a scary old tree with most beautiful pomegranates ever seen. The neighborhood...

10/28/2017: 10:30 am - 11:30 am

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A Universal History of Infamy Exhibit

A Universal History of Infamy Exhibit

LACMA, L.A., CA

11 a.m.–5 p.m. Mon.-Tues., Thur., 11 a.m.–8 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Aug. 20-Feb. 19. This exhibit's name references a Jorge Luis Borges short...

10/28/2017: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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AHEAD With Horses Annual Costume Day

AHEAD With Horses Annual Costume Day

AHEAD With Horses Inc, Shadow Hills, CA

This will be a day filled with fun, costumes and a way to support one of our local charities. We encourage everyone to come to...

10/28/2017: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Annenberg Space for Photography's "Cuba Is" Exhibit

Annenberg Space for Photography's "Cuba Is" Exhibit

Annenberg Space For Photography, Century City, CA

11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wed.-Sun. Sept. 9-March 4. Revealing complexities on - and off - the island, "Cuba Is" explores aspects of Cuba not easily accessed by...

10/28/2017: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Argyros Plaza Grand Opening

Argyros Plaza Grand Opening

Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa, CA

The public is invited for the Grand Opening of the newest gathering place in Orange County: the Julianne and George Argyros Plaza and Center for Dance and Innovation at...

10/28/2017: 11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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California Science Center's New IMAX Films: Amazon Adventure 3D and Hurricane 3D 

California Science Center's New IMAX Films: Amazon Adventure 3D and Hurricane 3D 

California Science Center, L.A., CA

On Oct. 11, the California Science Center will unveil the hi-tech updates in its IMAX Theater. Audiences will see improvements in both the sound and...

10/28/2017: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Chagall: Fantasies for the Stage Exhibition

Chagall: Fantasies for the Stage Exhibition

LACMA, L.A., CA

11 a.m.–5 p.m. Mon.-Tues, Thur., 11 a.m.–8 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.–7 p.m. Sat.-Sun. July 31-Jan. 7. This exhibit showcases the lesser known side of Marc...

10/28/2017: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Ella Enchanted: The Musical

Ella Enchanted: The Musical

Julianne Argyros Stage, South Coast Rep., Costa Mesa, CA

7 p.m. Fri., 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m. Sat., 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m. Sun. Oct. 27-Nov. 12. Ella Enchanted first was a book, and...

10/28/2017: 11:00 am - 8:30 pm

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Monster Tour!

Monster Tour!

Descanso Gardens, La Cañada-Flintridge, CA

11 a.m. Oct. 21-22, 28-29. Monsters can be sighted in Descanso Gardens this month. These monsters, however, will just be characters performed by the Ensemble...

10/28/2017: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Open School's Fall Family Festival

Open Magnet Charter School, Los Angeles, CA

Open School's most anticipated annual event, The Fall Family Festival, aims to raise funds for the school, build community with families within the school and across...

10/28/2017: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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PAW Patrol Roll Patrol Tour at the Norwalk Target

PAW Patrol Roll Patrol Tour at the Norwalk Target

Target, Norwalk, CA

11 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 28-29. Today, kids can explore inside of a life-size PAW Patroller and meet their favorite PAW Patrol characters, as well as...

10/28/2017 - 10/29/2017: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Pumpkin Patch on the Farm

Highland Hall Waldorf School, Northridge, CA

Come enjoy a 3-acre biodynamic farm and garden, with free Halloween crafts, games, and music! It's perfect for young children ages 8 and younger.

10/28/2017: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Puss In Boots 

Puss In Boots 

Glendale Centre Theatre, Glendale, CA

11 a.m. Sat. Oct. 14-Nov. 11. A shifty prince, a shape-shifting ogre, and a mischievous dancing cat become entangled in a young name's quest to...

10/28/2017: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

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SCCM's "Not Too Spooky" Halloween Party

SCCM's "Not Too Spooky" Halloween Party

Southern California Children’s Museum, Pasadena, CA

11 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 28, 4-6 p.m. Oct. 31. The Southern California Children's Museum gives you two chances to celebrate Halloween. Its "not too spooky"...

10/28/2017: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Cartoon Network: 25 Years of Drawing on Creativity Exhibit

Cartoon Network: 25 Years of Drawing on Creativity Exhibit

Paley Center For Media, Beverly Hills, CA

noon-5 pm Wed.-Sun. Oct. 14-Nov. 19. The Paley Center for Media salutes the Cartoon Network on its 25th anniversary of making the world laugh. Visitors...

10/28/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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CDA's Spooky Saturday

CDA's Spooky Saturday

Coeur d’Alene Ave Elementary School, venice, California

The Coeur d'Alene Elementary's Annual Spooky Saturday will have  inflatables for kids all ages, a "not so haunted" petting zoo, pumpkin activities & crafts, class...

10/28/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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DCA’s PST LA/LA exhibition "Condemned To Be Modern”

DCA’s PST LA/LA exhibition "Condemned To Be Modern”

Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, L.A., CA

noon-5 p.m. Thur.-Sun. Sept. 10-Jan. 28. The City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) presents this exhibit at the Los Angeles Municipal Art...

10/28/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Halloween & Mourning Tours

Halloween & Mourning Tours

Heritage Square Museum, L.A., CA

noon-4 p.m. Oct. 28-29. For the 14th year, the Heritage Square Museum will host this rather unique Halloween-themed event. Visitors can learn about death and...

10/28/2017 - 10/29/2017: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Hollywood in Havana: Five Decades of Cuban Posters Promoting U.S. Films Exhibit

Hollywood in Havana: Five Decades of Cuban Posters Promoting U.S. Films Exhibit

Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, CA

noon-5 p.m. Wed.–Sun. Aug. 20-Jan. 7. More than just advertisements for movies, these posters are captivating artworks in their own right. The exhibit showcases around...

10/28/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Janss Marketplace Kids Fun Zone

Janss Marketplace Kids Fun Zone

Janns Marketplace, Thousand Oaks, CA

On the last Saturday of the month, children can enjoy doing craft projects and cool activities at the Kids Fun Zone. New this year is...

10/28/2017: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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LA Redux: Reduction Linocuts by Dave Lefner Exhibit

LA Redux: Reduction Linocuts by Dave Lefner Exhibit

Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, CA

noon-5 p.m. Wed.–Sun. Aug. 20-Jan. 7. L.A. native Dave Lefner is one of the country's top artists in the time-consuming and relatively lost field of...

10/28/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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PlayLab Boo Bash

PlayLab, Pasadena, CA

At PlayLab's first-ever Halloween Party, they will be offering developmentally engaging materials and activities to delight but not overwhelm or scare your little one. Children...

10/28/2017: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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The Happy Halloween House: A Not-So-Scary, Oh-So-Happy Halloween Show!

The Happy Halloween House: A Not-So-Scary, Oh-So-Happy Halloween Show!

The Happy Halloween House! A Not-So-Scary, Oh-So-Happy Halloween Show Experience!, Santa Monica, CA

noon-1 p.m., 2-3 p.m. Oct. 21, 28-29; 2-3:15 p.m. Oct. 22. Bubble, bubble, toil, and trouble, what happens when you take one part "not-haunted" house,...

10/28/2017: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Thrill the World

Thrill the World

Kingsmen Park, California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks,

Thrill the World is a worldwide flash-mob that honors Michael Jackson, while also raising charitable funds. In this tribute, participants dressed as zombies perform the...

10/28/2017: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Absolutely Halloween

Absolutely Halloween

Santa Monica Playhouse, Santa Monica, CA

2 p.m. Sat., 12:30 p.m Sun. Oct. 7-8, Oct. 14-15, Oct. 28-29. The Santa Monica Playhouse's holiday favorite returns for its 11th year! Their original...

10/28/2017: 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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Fishy Fest

Fishy Fest

Heal the Bay’s Santa Monica Aquarium, Santa Monica, CA

12:30-5 p.m. Oct. 28-29. This weekend, the Santa Monica Aquarium celebrates Halloween and Dia de Los Muertos. Visitors can create fabulous fishy mask, enhance their...

10/28/2017 - 10/29/2017: 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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Candy Crawl at Outlets at San Clemente

Candy Crawl at Outlets at San Clemente

The Outlets at San Clemente , San Clemente, CA

This afternoon, the mall provides a safe trick-or-treating environment for youngsters. Participating stores will offer candy and other treats to costumed guests. The holiday fun...

10/28/2017: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Hamilton

Hamilton

Pantages Theater, Hollywood, CA

8 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Sat., 1 p.m. 7 p.m. Sun. through Dec. 30 (no shows Mon., Nov. 23, Dec. 25). Hamilton: the...

10/28/2017: 1:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Storybook Theatre Presents The Ugly Duckling

Storybook Theatre Presents The Ugly Duckling

Theatre West, Hollywood, CA

1 p.m. Sat., Oct. 14—March 3. Storybook Theatre's fun-filled version of the famous fable has lots of singing, dancing, audience participation…and even a comical ballet....

10/28/2017: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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The Secret Life of Suitcases

The Secret Life of Suitcases

Samueli Theater, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa, CA

1 p.m. Oct. 28., 1 p.m., 3:30 p.m. Oct. 29. Two highly acclaimed U.K. children’s theater companies, London’s Unicorn Theatre and Scotland’s Ailie Cohen Puppet...

10/28/2017 - 10/29/2017: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Cagney The Musical

Cagney The Musical

Debbie Reynolds Mainstage, El Portal Theatre, North Hollywood, CA

7:30 p.m. Tues., 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Wed., Sat., 8 p.m. Thur-Fri., 3 p.m. Sun. Oct. 5–29. (no show Mon. or Oct. 14). This award-winning...

10/28/2017: 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Feathers of Fire: A Persian Epic

Feathers of Fire: A Persian Epic

Bram Goldsmith Theater, Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, Beverly Hills, CA

7:30 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Oct. 20-29 (no show Mon.) New York–based Iranian filmmaker and graphic artist Hamid Rahmanian has collaborated with...

10/28/2017: 2:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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Poetry Slam 3: Pumpkin Poems & Rotten Rhymes

Poetry Slam 3: Pumpkin Poems & Rotten Rhymes

Children’s Book World, West L.A.,

Don't be afraid to attend Children's Book World's Haunted Halloween Poetry Party Jam. Funny, scary, and witchy word lovers (ages 7-14) will recite their original...

10/28/2017: 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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Parent Afternoon Out Halloween Party

Parent Afternoon Out Halloween Party

Golden State Gymnastics, Burbank, CA

This isn't a party for parents to participate in. It is a party that lets parents do what they want to do for a couple...

10/28/2017: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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CarneyMagic

CarneyMagic

Grove Theatre Center, Burbank, CA

7:30 p.m. Sat., 3 p.m. Sun. Oct. 21-Nov. 5. Pin-balling between jaunty comedic riffs and mind-boggling sleight of hand, magician John Carney will have you...

10/28/2017: 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Grand Park’s Dia de los Muertos Celebration

Grand Park’s Dia de los Muertos Celebration

Grand Park, L.A., CA

On Oct. 28, Grand Park, in collaboration with Self-Help Graphics & Art, will present a traditional Noche de Ofrenda ceremony (7-9 p.m.) honoring the dead....

10/28/2017 - 11/02/2017: 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Trunk or Treat

Trunk or Treat

Shepherd of the Valley Preschool, West Hills, CA

Shepherd Preschool’s Trunk or Treat event is an early evening of games, inflatables, contests, delicious foods and Halloween fun in a family atmosphere suitable for...

10/28/2017: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Club L.A. Teen Halloween Party!

Club L.A. Teen Halloween Party!

The Help Group Autism Center, Sherman Oaks, CA

The Help Group’s Kids Like Me programs, which offers a wide variety of social and recreational activities for children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder...

10/28/2017: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Theatricum BOO-tanicum

Theatricum BOO-tanicum

Theatricum Botanicum, Topanga,

As darkness descends upon Topanga Canyon, the air will get a little more eerie around the Theatricum. You may feel it in the spooky maze...

10/28/2017: 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Legoland's Brick-Or-Treat Party Nights

Legoland's Brick-Or-Treat Party Nights

Legoland, Carlsbad, CA

5-9 p.m. Sept. 30, Oct. 7, 14, 21 & 28. Legoland's own, unique Halloween celebration returns with old favorites (like the Ghost Cruise adventure) and...

10/28/2017: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Vampirate's! Dinner Adventure

Vampirate's! Dinner Adventure

Pirate’s Dinner Adventure, Buena Park, CA

Pirate’s Dinner Adventure presents a new swashbuckling Halloween themed treat: ‘Vampirate’s!’ Travel back to the 1800’s where you’ll climb aboard the Evil Captain Sebastian the...

10/28/2017: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Boo at the LA Zoo Overnight

Boo at the LA Zoo Overnight

L.A. Zoo, L.A.,

This Halloween, grab your sleeping bag and prepare to be spooked. Hear tales about various ghosts of the Zoo, make s’mores, and try not to...

10/28/2017 - 10/29/2017: 6:00 pm - 10:00 am

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Flashlight Safari

Flashlight Safari

Big Bear Alpine Zoo, Big Bear Lake, CA

7-8 p.m. Oct. 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 27-28. On Friday and Saturday evenings in October, you can go on a Flashlight Safari at the Big Bear...

10/28/2017: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Los Angeles Haunted Hayride

Los Angeles Haunted Hayride

Old Zoo, Griffith Park, L.A., CA

7 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Thur., Sun., 7 p.m.-midnight Fri.-Sat. Oct. 6-Oct. 29. The terror of Los Angeles Haunted Hayride returns with its most thrilling ride yet...

10/28/2017: 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Mr. C Beverly Hills' Poolside Cinema Series

Mr. C Beverly Hills' Poolside Cinema Series

Mr. C Beverly Hills Hotel, L.A., CA

7 p.m. Tues. Oct. 10-Nov. 21. This Century City-adjacent hotel invites locals to have some fall film fun by joining them for an outdoor, poolside...

10/28/2017: 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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Star Party

Star Party

Madrona Marsh Preserve, San Pedro, CA

Join Paul Livio and the Riverside Astronomical Society for a night under the stars. View the moon and planets through special telescopes showing the details...

10/28/2017: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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