Events - Oct 31, 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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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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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...

10/31/2017: 8:00 am - 8:00 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...

10/31/2017: 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...

10/31/2017: 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.,...

10/31/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 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...

10/31/2017: 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,...

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

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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...

10/31/2017: 11:00 am - 5:00 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...

10/31/2017: 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...

10/31/2017: 11:00 am - 5:00 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"...

10/31/2017: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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The Americana at Brand's Kids Club

The Americana at Brand's Kids Club

The Americana at Brand, Glendale, CA

11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tues. Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31. Every Tuesday, you can check some fun and free entertainment on the Green at the...

10/31/2017: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Waterside Marina del Rey Kids Club

Waterside Marina del Rey Kids Club

Waterside Marina del Rey, Marina del Rey, CA

11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Tues. Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31. On Oct. 3, the Luce Puppet Company's "Cinderella Builds Her Dream" features an all-dog puppet...

10/31/2017: 11:15 am - 12:15 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...

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

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Howlin' Halloween Family Event

Howlin' Halloween Family Event

Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA, Pasadena, California

Families are invited to visit to the Pasadena Humane Society shelter for Halloween-inspired crafts, trivia games with giveaways, and, of course, candy. Attendees will have...

10/31/2017: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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MOMS Club of Glendale's Monthly Social

MOMS Club of Glendale's Monthly Social

Glendale (exact location TBD), Glendale, CA

These monthly meetings provide an opportunity for the whole club to get together and discuss club matters and listen to speakers on a whole range...

10/31/2017: 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

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Del Amo Fashion Center's Boo-tacular Event

Del Amo Fashion Center's Boo-tacular Event

Del Amo Fashion Cener, Torrance, CA

Visit the Del Amo Fashion Center this afternoon for a kids "Boo-tacular" event! Among the family-focused activities will be face painting, ceramic skull mask painting,...

10/31/2017: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Torrance Halloween Carnival

Torrance Halloween Carnival

Wilson Park, Torrance, CA

At this safe, family friendly alternative to trick-or-treating, kids can play a variety of games, do craft projects, have photo booth fun, and dance along...

10/31/2017: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Trick or Treat at the Shops of Montebello

Trick or Treat at the Shops of Montebello

The Shops At Montebello, Montebello, CA

Children (ages 3-10), and their accompanying adult, are invited to stop by Simon Guest Services in Center Court for a special treat and going trick-or-treating...

10/31/2017: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Old Pasadena Halloween Celebration

Old Pasadena Halloween Celebration

Old Pasadena Historic District, Pasadena, Ca

Families can have a frightfully fun-filled Halloween for a night that promises to be treats and no tricks. More than 100 Old Pasadena stores and...

10/31/2017: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Kids Club at The Commons

Kids Club at The Commons

The Commons at Calabasas, Calabasas, CA

6 p.m. Tues. Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31. Carey the Cool Juggler will wow youngsters on Oct. 3 with his amazing stunts and tricks...

10/31/2017: 6:00 pm - 7:00 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. Oct. 25, 31. The terror of Los Angeles Haunted Hayride returns with its most thrilling ride yet as its slithers through the...

10/31/2017: 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...

10/31/2017: 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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Trick Or Treat At The Drum Barracks

Trick Or Treat At The Drum Barracks

Drum Barracks Civil War Museum, Wilmington, CA

Looking to have a historic Halloween? How about trick-or-treating then at Drum Barracks Civil War Museum. The Museum will be hosting a special candlelit guided...

10/31/2017: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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