Events - Oct 13, 2018

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.

Sidewalk Speedsters: The Grown-Up World of Children’s Cars Exhibit

Sidewalk Speedsters: The Grown-Up World of Children’s Cars Exhibit

Petersen Automotive Museum, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 16-Oct. 31. Children have longed loved to pretend that they are driving fast cars. Sometimes, kids' toy cars are so cool...

12/16/2017 - 10/31/2018: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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The Porsche Effect Exhibit

The Porsche Effect Exhibit

Petersen Automotive Museum, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-6 p.m. Feb. 3-Jan. 27, 2019. The Petersen Automotive Museum's new exhibit "The Porsche Effect" celebrates the worldwide impact of the car company's legendary...

02/03/2018 - 01/27/2019: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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KING TUT: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh Exhibit

KING TUT: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh Exhibit

California Science Center, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. March 24-Jan. 6. Celebrating the centennial of the discovery of King Tut's tomb, this immersive exhibition (presented by the Egyptian Ministry of...

03/24/2018 - 01/06/2019: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Warner Bros. Studio Tour's Justice League Exhibit

Warner Bros. Studio Tour's Justice League Exhibit

Warner Brothers Studios, Burbank, CA

8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. The Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood just got a little more super. That is because of its new exhibit that is all...

05/05/2018 - 12/29/2018: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

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Becoming Los Angeles Exhibition

Becoming Los Angeles Exhibition

Natural History Museum, L.A., CA

9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. June 1-Dec. 31 (closed Nov. 22, Dec. 25). Discover how Los Angeles became Los Angeles. The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles...

06/01/2018 - 12/31/2018: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition

Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition

Natural History Museum, L.A., CA

9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 19-Jan. 6. NHMLA presents this showcase of the 53rd year’s finalists and category winners. The exhibition features 99 stunning images from...

08/19/2018 - 01/06/2019: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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Childhood Left at the Station Exhibit

Childhood Left at the Station Exhibit

Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Thur., Sat.-Sun., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fri. Aug. 26-Dec. 31 (closed Sept. 10, 19, Nov. 22, Dec. 25). In honor of the 80th anniversary...

08/26/2018 - 12/31/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Halloween Time

Halloween Time

Disneyland Resorts, Anaheim, CA

Times vary Sept. 7-Oct. 31. The Disneyland Resorts offers nearly two months of Halloween amusements. Disneyland holds the return of Haunted Mansion Holiday and Space...

09/07/2018 - 10/31/2018: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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The Great Pumpkin Hunt

The Great Pumpkin Hunt

South Coast Botanic Garden, Palos Verdes Penisula, CA

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 15-Nov. 30. Because the Botanic Garden's furry residents love snacking on the seasonal pumpkin patch, the Garden's birds have hidden the...

09/15/2018 - 11/30/2018: 9:00 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. 15-Oct. 31. Irvine Regional Park offers an express train to a Halloween utopia. This seasonal celebration...

09/15/2018 - 10/31/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Spider Pavilion

Spider Pavilion

Natural History Museum, L.A., CA

9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 16 through Nov. 25 (closed Nov. 22). Explore the web - the kind that spiders make - at the Natural History...

09/16/2018 - 11/25/2018: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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La Reina de Los Ángeles Exhibition

La Reina de Los Ángeles Exhibition

Descanso Gardens, La Cañada Flintridge, CA

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 17-Jan. 13 (closed 12/25). The Los Angeles River has been played a pivotal role in the story of our city, although...

09/17/2018 - 01/13/2019: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Lion Guard Exhibit

Lion Guard Exhibit

Discovery Cube OC, Santa Ana, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 22-Jan. 13. The first-ever museum exhibit based on Disney Junior’s hit series, “The Lion Guard” takes young fans and their families...

09/22/2018 - 01/13/2019: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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The Annex Food Hall and First 5 Ventura County Kids Club

The Annex Food Hall and First 5 Ventura County Kids Club

The Collection at Riverpark, Oxnard, CA

The Annex Food Hall offers a morning of storytime and crafts in partnership with First 5 Ventura County and the Oxnard Public Library. First 5...

09/26/2018 - 12/26/2018: 10:30 am - 12:30 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. 29-Oct. 31. This popular seasonal festival, which turns 21 this year, offers a bounty of autumnal attractions. During the week, you...

09/29/2018 - 10/31/2018: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Auto-Didactic: The Juxtapoz School Exhibition

Auto-Didactic: The Juxtapoz School Exhibition

Petersen Automotive Museum, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 29-June 30. A combination of the cool and crazy, this eclectic exhibition highlights the work of more than 50 artists from...

09/29/2018 - 06/30/2019: 10:00 am - 6:00 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. 1-31. The L.A. Zoo will be celebrating Halloween all October long; however, it is on the weekends when things really get...

10/01/2018 - 10/31/2018: 10:00 am - 4:00 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 over 20 years. Besides a colorful...

10/01/2018 - 10/31/2018: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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The Pizza Experience

The Pizza Experience

Pizza Experience, Pasadena, CA

4-9:30 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Oct. 1-Jan. 29. The latest immersive, multi-sensory pop-up experience might sound a bit cheesy, but that is because...

10/01/2018 - 01/29/2019: 10:00 am - 10:00 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. Oct. 1-Oct. 31. Enjoy a "farm-tastic" time at Forneris' Harvest Festival. Daily attractions include a 4-acre corn maze,...

10/01/2018 - 10/31/2018: 1:00 pm - 5:00 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. Mon.-Thur., Sun; 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Oct. 6-31. For over 30 years, Mr. Bones Pumpkin Patch has been a fixture of L.A.'s...

10/05/2018 - 10/30/2018: 9:00 am - 8:00 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. Sun.-Thur., 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Oct. 5-31. Besides the plethora of pretty pumpkins, Tina's Patch also presents other seasonal amusements. Families can...

10/05/2018 - 10/31/2018: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Haunted Night in Little Tokyo

Haunted Night in Little Tokyo

Little Tokyo, L.A., CA

Ghouls, ghosts, and goblins of all ages are invited to enjoy a variety of Halloween-inspired festivities in Little Tokyo. There will be pumpkin patches at...

10/05/2018 - 10/27/2018: 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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Shawn's Pumpkin Patch

Shawn's Pumpkin Patch

Shawn’s Pumpkin Patch, Culver City, CA

9 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m-8 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Oct. 6-31. This perennial pumpkin patch will be popping up on Jefferson Blvd. this Halloween season. So...

10/06/2018 - 10/31/2018: 9:00 am - 7:30 pm

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Pompeii The Exhibition

Pompeii The Exhibition

Ronald Reagan Library and Museum, Simi Valley, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 6-April 21 (closed Nov. 22, Dec. 25, Jan. 1). This exhibit offers a phenomenal look at one of the history's legendary...

10/06/2018 - 04/21/2019: 10:00 am - 5:00 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. 6-31. Spooky Science will be brewing up some sinister fun the Discovery Cubes again. Brave kids can explore the Spooky Science...

10/06/2018 - 10/31/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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UNAM Día de los Muertos Exhibition at Hollywood Forever Cemetery

UNAM Día de los Muertos Exhibition at Hollywood Forever Cemetery

Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood, CA

This year, Hollywood Forever is happy to announce a very special partnership with UNAM Los Angeles, bringing Tomás Casademunt's photography and Humberto Spíndola's unparalleled paper...

10/10/2018 - 11/04/2018: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Nights Of The Jack

Nights Of The Jack

King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, CA

6-11 p.m. Oct. 11-Nov. 4. Situated on a 1/2 mile trail, this family friendly Halloween Jack O'Lantern experience is filled with thousands of hand-carved and illuminated pumpkins....

10/11/2018 - 11/04/2018: 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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AltCar Expo

AltCar Expo

Santa Monica Civic Lot, Santa Monica, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. For the 13th year, this alternative technology vehicle showcase debuts an array of cars, fleets, trucks, bicycles, and scooters that will be...

10/12/2018 - 10/13/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Serena & Lily Opening in Palisades Village

Palisades Village, Pacific Palisades,, CA

To celebrate the opening of its 9th location, Serena & Lily will be donating 15% of all proceeds from opening day to Alliance of Mom’s charity...

10/12/2018 - 10/13/2018: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Pumpkin Nights

Pumpkin Nights

Pomona Fairplex, Pomona, CA

5-10 p.m. Oct. 12-Nov. 4 (closed Halloween). At this outdoor, family-friendly Halloween experience, visitors (or “Pumpkinheads”) can journey into the world of Pumpkin Nights with...

10/12/2018 - 11/04/2018: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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San Fernando Valley Halloween Drive-In Nights 

San Fernando Valley Halloween Drive-In Nights 

Lake Balboa Complex , Lake Balboa, CA

5 p.m.-midnight Oct. 12-13. Get some old-school movie thrills, drive-in style, courtesy of My Valley Pass. Each night will present a pair of Halloween-related films...

10/12/2018 - 10/13/2018: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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Things That Go Bump in the Night

Things That Go Bump in the Night

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, Claremont, CA

Families can discover nature's nocturnal side this evening. Unravel the myths and mysteries surrounding the creatures that come out at night. Visit wolves from Project...

10/12/2018 - 10/13/2018: 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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A Night of Music From Film

A Night of Music From Film

Haugh Performing Arts Center, Citrus College, Glendora, CA

7 p.m. Oct. 12-13. Enjoy seven decades of grand film scores and vocals as performed by the 60-piece Sierra Winds Symphony and the Citrus College...

10/12/2018 - 10/13/2018: 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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DIAVOLO: Architecture in Motion

DIAVOLO: Architecture in Motion

Ahmanson Theatre, The Music Center, L.A., CA

7:30 p.m. Oct. 12-13, 2 p.m. Oct. 14. Following its success as an America’s Got Talent Season 12 top 10 finalist, the acclaimed, and innovative, dance...

10/12/2018 - 10/14/2018: 7:30 pm - 4:00 pm

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RAD RUNS 10K & 10-Miler

RAD RUNS 10K & 10-Miler

Agoura Hills City Hall, Agoura Hills, CA

The RAD RUNS coincides with this weekend's Reyes Adobe Days festivities, which celebrating the very best of California culture, past and present. This one-of-a-kind course...

10/13/2018: 7:00 am - 9:30 am

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Great Pumpkin Patch Express

Great Pumpkin Patch Express

Orange Empire Railway Museum, Perris, CA

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 14-15, 21-22, 28-29. Families can read the rails on this train outing to find (and decorate) their pumpkins. Visitors can stop...

10/13/2018: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Japanese Garden Festival

Japanese Garden Festival

Descanso Gardens, La Cañada-Flintridge, CA

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 13-14. This annual celebration of Descanso's Japanese Garden provides a celebration of Japanese art and culture as well. Enjoy a powerful...

10/13/2018 - 10/14/2018: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Knott's Spooky Farm

Knott's Spooky Farm

Knott’s Berry Farm, Buena Park, CA

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Sept. 30-Oct. 29, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Oct. 31. Knott's daytime Halloween celebration is geared for families with kids ages 3-11 and...

10/13/2018: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Southeast Asia Day

Southeast Asia Day

Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, CA

The Aquarium of the Pacific spotlights the diverse cultures that can be found in Southeast Asia. The 14th annual festival will include a program of...

10/13/2018: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Yoga in the Garden: Parent and Child

Yoga in the Garden: Parent and Child

Rancho Los Cerritos, Long Beach, CA

Stretch and strengthen in RLC’s private garden led by a certified yoga instructor. Beginners and experienced yogis are welcome. Please arrive early and bring a...

10/13/2018: 9:00 am - 9:45 am

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Huntington Children’s Workshop: My First Garden Box

Huntington Children’s Workshop: My First Garden Box

Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens, San Marino, CA

Kids will have an excuse to get their hand dirty as they create their own garden box with planted vegetables. They will discover how worms...

10/13/2018: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

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2nd Saturday Family Science & Storytime with the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy

2nd Saturday Family Science & Storytime with the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy

George F Canyon Nature Center, Rolling Hills Estates, CA

Join us in the nature center for hands-on science-based activities where children of all ages can learn about one of the unique animal species that...

10/13/2018: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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2nd Saturdays Family Storytime

2nd Saturdays Family Storytime

White Point Nature Preserve, San Pedro, CA

Share the joy of storytelling with your children and introduce them to the beauty of the natural surroundings.  Your family will enjoy spending time with...

10/13/2018: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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Fall Into Literacy Book Festival

Fall Into Literacy Book Festival

The Banning Residence Museum, Wilmington, CA

For the 8th year, the United Way of Greater Los Angeles presents this community book fest. This year's "Dia De Los Libros" theme reflects the...

10/13/2018: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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GOOOOL! The World Cup’s Greatest Moments Exhibition

GOOOOL! The World Cup’s Greatest Moments Exhibition

Forest Lawn Museum, Glendale, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues.-Sun. May 3-Oct. 28. Fans of futbol (aka soccer) will get a kick out of this exhibit that presents an all-star lineup...

10/13/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Icons of Style: A Century of Fashion Photography, 1911-2011 Exhibition

Icons of Style: A Century of Fashion Photography, 1911-2011 Exhibition

Getty Center, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tues–Fri. Sun. 10 a.m.–9 p.m. Sat. June 26-October 21. Fashion photography's primary function is as advertising, but it can also be great...

10/13/2018: 10:00 am - 5:30 pm

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Kings, Queens & Castles Exhibit

Kings, Queens & Castles Exhibit

Bowers Kidseum, Santa Ana, CA

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Sept. 28-Feb. 19. This exhibit ingeniously brings the classic game of chess to life in an engaging way for youngsters. They...

10/13/2018: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Los Angeles Printers Fair

Los Angeles Printers Fair

International Printing Museum, Torrance, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 13-14. All types of folks will gather together to celebrate the handcraftsmanship associated with letterpress, book arts, and the paper arts....

10/13/2018 - 10/14/2018: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Michaels Kids Club

Michaels Kids Club

Michaels, West. L.A., CA

Halloween is in season for this month's activities. On Oct. 6 from 10 a.m.-noon, youngsters (ages 3 and older) can make pumpkin lanterns while those...

10/13/2018: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Polynesian Voyaging Canoe Visits Channel Island Harbor

Polynesian Voyaging Canoe Visits Channel Island Harbor

Channel Island Maritime Museum, Oxnard, CA

4 p.m. Oct. 10, 6-8 p.m. Oct. 12, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 13.  On Oct. 10, there will be a Welcome Ceremony at the Channel Islands...

10/13/2018: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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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.-8 p.m. Sun. Oct. 6-28. SeaWorld serves up some special Halloween goodies on weekends during October. The popular Clyde &...

10/13/2018: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Sensory Storytime at Lamanda Park Branch Library

Sensory Storytime at Lamanda Park Branch Library

Lamanda Park Branch Library, Pasadena, CA

Sensory Storytime is a free, fun interactive and educational program designed for children ages 2-5 with autism and sensory challenges. It combines books, songs, movement,...

10/13/2018: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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The VOID and ILMxLAB's Hyper-Reality VR Experience

The VOID and ILMxLAB's Hyper-Reality VR Experience

Glendale Galleria, Glendale, CA

Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire will transport guests deep into the Star Wars universe allowing them to walk freely and untethered on an interactive...

10/13/2018: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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A Faery Hunt’s “The King of the Fairies”

A Faery Hunt’s “The King of the Fairies”

L.A. County Arboretum and Botanic Garden, Arcadia, CA

Come enjoy this special performance amongst the exotic peacocks and blooms at the LA Arboretum! Fairy Godmother Careen leads the audience on an imaginative adventure...

10/13/2018: 10:30 am - 11:30 am

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Andrew & Polly Mini-Concert

Andrew & Polly Mini-Concert

Children’s Book World, L.A., CA

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

10/13/2018: 10:30 am - 11:00 am

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Bookworms

Bookworms

LA County Arboretum and Botanic Garden, Arcadia, CA

Come explore the Arboretum Library and its great story trees! Kids can enjoy plant and nature stories along with a take-home craft related to this...

10/13/2018: 10:30 am - 11:30 am

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Fillmore & Western Pumpkinliner

Fillmore & Western Pumpkinliner

Fillmore & Western Railway Co., Fillmore, CA

10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Oct. 13-28. Climb aboard a vintage train for a unique ride to to "Ichabog," a private pumpkin patch at...

10/13/2018: 10:30 am - 5:30 pm

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Hallowe’en Spooktacular

Hallowe’en Spooktacular

Bob Baker Marionette Theater, L.A., CA

10:30 a.m. Fri., 2:30 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Sept. 22-Nov. 4. 7 p.m. Oct. 29, 7 p.m. Oct. 30, 10:30 p.m. Oct. 31. Over 100 Halloween-inspired puppets,...

10/13/2018: 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

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Ice Veil Tales Puppet Show

Ice Veil Tales Puppet Show

Fire Station 59 Community Center, Los Angeles, CA

Enjoy an animated puppet show about a Drama Queen who magically becomes a Peace Queen capable of outsmarting bullies. Discover the Secret Weapon that can...

10/13/2018: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

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Storybook Pages presents Extra Yarn

Storybook Pages presents Extra Yarn

Garry Marshall Theatre, Burbank, CA

As part of the marshallARTS free family series Storybook Pages, there will be a free reading of the book Extra Yarn accompanied by larger-than-life illustrations...

10/13/2018: 10:30 am - 11:30 am

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3D: Double Vision Exhibit

3D: Double Vision Exhibit

LACMA, L.A., CA

11 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon., Tues., Thurs., 11 a.m.–8 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sat.-Sun. July 15–March 31. You won't believe your eyes as you walk...

10/13/2018: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Ceremonies and Celebrations: Textile Treasures from the USC Pacific Asia Museum Collection

Ceremonies and Celebrations: Textile Treasures from the USC Pacific Asia Museum Collection

USC Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, CA

11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wed., Fri.-Sun., 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Thur. Sept. 14-Jan. 6. (closed Nov. 21-22, Dec. 24-25, Dec. 31-Jan. 1). Drawn from the museum's extraordinary...

10/13/2018: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Fall 4 Wellness - A Family Wellness Resource Fair

Fall 4 Wellness - A Family Wellness Resource Fair

Torrance High School Back Field, Torrance, CA

The Torrance Unified School District is hosting this Wellness Resource Fair to promote a healthy Torrance community. Enjoy a day full of healthy activities and resources...

10/13/2018: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Farmers Market Fall Festival

Farmers Market Fall Festival

Farmers Market, L.A., CA

For over 80 years, the Farmers Market has welcomed autumn with a family-friendly festival. The fun will include a petting zoo, old-time artisans, live music,...

10/13/2018 - 10/14/2018: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Kaiju vs Heroes: Mark Nagata's Journey through the World of Japanese Toys

Kaiju vs Heroes: Mark Nagata's Journey through the World of Japanese Toys

Japanese American National Museum, L.A., CA

11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues-Wed., Fri.–Sun. noon-8 p.m. Thur. Sept. 15-March 24. Back in the 1970s, Mark Nagata was your typical California kid, but then he...

10/13/2018: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Merion Estes: Unnatural Disasters Exhibition

Merion Estes: Unnatural Disasters Exhibition

Craft & Folk Art Museum, L.A., CA

11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Sept. 30-Jan. 6. This exhibit presents a 20-year survey of the Los Angeles-based mixed media artist. This...

10/13/2018: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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National Geographic Photo Ark Exhibition

National Geographic Photo Ark Exhibition

Annenberg Space For Photography, Century City, CA

11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wed.-Sun. Oct. 13-Jan 13. National Geographic Fellow and photographer Joel Sartore's life mission is to photograph every species living in the world’s...

10/13/2018: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Oxnard Steampunk Fest

Oxnard Steampunk Fest

Heritage Square, Oxnard,

10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 13, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 14. The Victorian Era melds together with elements of science fiction and fantasy for this Steampunk...

10/13/2018 - 10/14/2018: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Rauschenberg: In and About L.A. Exhibit

Rauschenberg: In and About L.A. Exhibit

LACMA, L.A., CA

11 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Tues, Thur., 11 a.m. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Aug. 11-Feb. 10. Robert Rauschenberg was one of the leading...

10/13/2018: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Reyes Adobe Days

Reyes Adobe Days

Reyes Adobe Historical Site, Agoura Hills, CA

11 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 13-14. This 14th annual community event celebrates California's past and present. Visitors get a look at local history by exploring the...

10/13/2018 - 10/14/2018: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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The Polly Pocket Tiny is Mighty Tour

The Polly Pocket Tiny is Mighty Tour

Brea Mall, Brea, CA

This tour stop holds a variety of big Polly Pocket activities. With the Polly’s Adventure Course, kids can demonstrate that they are courageous and tenacious...

10/13/2018 - 10/14/2018: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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48th Annual Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest

48th Annual Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest

Big Bear Convention Center, Big Bear, CA

noon-midnight Sat., noon-6 p.m. Sun. Sept. 8-Nov. 3. Oktoberfest is so huge in Big Bear that it starts in Sept. and ends in Nov. In...

10/13/2018: 12:00 pm - 11:59 pm

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Amazon's Treasure Truck with the NBA and TNT

Amazon's Treasure Truck with the NBA and TNT

LA Live, Microsoft Square, Los Angeles , CA

What better way to get into the spirit of the game (and build hope for the impossible that the LA Lakers will win the championship...

10/13/2018: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Line & Color: The Nature of Ellsworth Kelly Exhibit

Line & Color: The Nature of Ellsworth Kelly Exhibit

Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, CA

noon-5 p.m. Mon., Wed., Thur., 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 11 a.m.–5 p.m. Sun. June 1-Oct. 29. This exhibition showcases how the modernist painter Ellsworth Kelly...

10/13/2018: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Orbit Pavilion

Orbit Pavilion

Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens, San Marino, CA

noon-4:30 p.m. Mon., Wed., Thurs., Fri.; 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sat., Sun. through Sept. 2, 2019. In collaboration with NASA and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and...

10/13/2018: 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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Striking Iron: The Art of African Blacksmiths Exhibition

Striking Iron: The Art of African Blacksmiths Exhibition

Fowler Museum at UCLA, Westwood, CA

noon-8 p.m. Wed., noon-5 p.m. Thur.-Sun. June 2-Dec. 30. Organized by the Fowler, this exhibit holds over 225 works of art, including all sorts of...

10/13/2018: 12:00 pm - 5:00 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. 6-28. Returning for the 12th year, this local Halloween tradition is a classic magical All Hallow’s Eve musical...

10/13/2018: 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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14th Annual L.A. Burning Man Decompression Art & Music Festival

14th Annual L.A. Burning Man Decompression Art & Music Festival

Los Angeles State Historic Park, L.A., CA

This annual festival gathers "Burners" (adventurers who have attended the famed Burning Man event), each year to "decompress" and celebrate the creativity shared in the desert...

10/13/2018 - 10/14/2018: 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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MainStreet Theatre Company presents "Schoolhouse Rock Live!"

MainStreet Theatre Company presents "Schoolhouse Rock Live!"

Lewis Family Playhouse, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

1 p.m., 4 p.m. Oct. 13, 20, 27; 1 p.m. Oct. 14, 21, 28. Based on the Emmy Award-winning '70s Saturday morning cartoon series, this...

10/13/2018: 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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Author Appearance: Jessica Turner

Author Appearance: Jessica Turner

Southern California Children’s Museum, Pasadena, CA

Jessica Turner, bestselling author of the new book "Stretched Too Thin: How Working Moms Can Lose the Guilt, Work Smarter, and Thrive," and the popular...

10/13/2018: 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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42nd Street

42nd Street

Cerritos Center For The Performing Arts, Cerritos, CA

8 p.m. Oct. 12-13, 19, 26; 2 p.m. Oct. 14, 21, 28; 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Oct. 20, 27; 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25. Based on...

10/13/2018: 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Children’s Photo Workshop at Flower + Hewes

Children’s Photo Workshop at Flower + Hewes

Trancas Country Markete, Malibu, CA

Budding photographers ages 8-13 can discover their talents at Flower + Hewes during the gallery’s first children’s photo workshop. Award-winning photographer and artist Julie Betts...

10/13/2018: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Learn Chan Meditation in Korea Town

Learn Chan Meditation in Korea Town

Won Myoung Sa, Los Angeles, CA

“Chan Meditation Beyond Mindfulness” presents these ancient skills to the West in an accessible, easy to follow format that's called "American Chan". From the basic...

10/13/2018: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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Pink Party

Del Amo Fashion Center, Torrance, CA

Dine, Drink & Donate at the Del Amo Fashion Center Pink Party hosted by Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center. Enjoy a fun-filled afternoon...

10/13/2018: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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She Loves Me

She Loves Me

Morgan-Wixson Theatre, Santa Monica, CA

8 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 2 p.m. Sun. Sept 22-Oct. 14. With a melodic and witty score by Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick (Fiddler on the Roof)...

10/13/2018: 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Author Appearance: Aubre Andrus

Author Appearance: Aubre Andrus

Children’s Book World, West L.A., CA

The award-winning author Aubre Andrus stops by Children's Book World for a free crafting session inspired by her new book, Lonely Planet Kids’ 101 Small Ways...

10/13/2018: 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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The Wit and Wisdom of Sholom Aleichem

The Wit and Wisdom of Sholom Aleichem

Santa Monica Playhouse, Santa Monica, CA

7:30 p.m. Sat., 3:30 p.m. Sun. July 14-Nov. 18. This bold and bittersweet musical comedy follows the life of the beloved Yiddish story-teller, who spins tales...

10/13/2018: 3:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Brick-or-Treat Party Nights

Brick-or-Treat Party Nights

Legoland, Carlsbad, CA

5-9 p.m. Sept. 29, Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27. Have a monstrously fun time at Legoland on Saturday nights in October. Youngsters can build their...

10/13/2018: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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City of Monterey Park 5th Geranium Festival & Artwalk

City of Monterey Park 5th Geranium Festival & Artwalk

Barnes Park, Monterey Park, CA

The city’s annual fair-themed Geranium Festival is blooming with all types of activities to entertain families. Attractions include an artwalk, train rides, kids workshops, STEM-themed...

10/13/2018: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Haunted Arroyo

Haunted Arroyo

Kidspace Children’s Museum, Pasadena, CA

5-8 p.m. Oct 13, 21. Kidspace’s Arroyo Adventure will be cloaked in mystery during its Haunted Arroyo nights but children can light the way by...

10/13/2018: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Flashlight Safari

Flashlight Safari

Big Bear Alpine Zoo, Big Bear, CA

7- 8 p.m. Oct. 5-27. On Friday and Saturday evenings in October, the Big Bear Alpine Zoo hosts a Flashlight Safari. The unique, after-hour tour...

10/13/2018: 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm

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ArtNight Pasadena

ArtNight Pasadena

Pasadena, Pasadena, CA

Explore Pasadena's many arts and cultural venues during this free evening of art, music and entertainment. Free shuttle buses link all venues all night long....

10/13/2018: 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Cirque Mechanics: 42FT—A Menagerie of Mechanical Marvels

Cirque Mechanics: 42FT—A Menagerie of Mechanical Marvels

Carpenter Performing Arts Center, Long Beach, CA

This troupe of strongmen, aerialists, acrobats, and even a galloping mechanical horse create a thrilling stage performance that combines a modern edginess with some old-fashioned...

10/13/2018: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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