ALAMEDA: Pirates of Emerson Alameda October 4-November 2, 2019. Held at Alameda County Fairgrounds select nights in October, this Halloween attraction includes great costumes and acting.
APPLE VALLEY: All Saints Lunatic Asylum Haunted Attraction select days through October 31. Location: 23275 Ramona Ave, Apple Valley $admission, allsaintsasylum.com
AVALON: Catalina Island JazzTrax Festival October 10-20, 2019 - 2 weekends! jazztrax.com
BAKERSFIELD: Old Time Peddler's Faire October 18-20, 2019 $parking, oldtimepeddlersfaire.com
BIG BEAR LAKE Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest Big Bear Lake Convention Center Big Bear Lake, CA bigbearevents.com
BORREGO SPRINGS: Borrego Days Desert Festival October 18-20, 2019. Annual event includes Saturday morning parade through town on Palm Canyon Drive at 10 a.m. with lively marching bands, floats, decorated golf carts, equestrian groups and more! Festival takes place at Christmas Circle Park. Cost: Free. borregospringschamber.com
BURBANK: Haunted Adventure, 7-9 p.m. Location: Starlight Bowl/Stough Park burbankparks.com
CALABASAS: Nights Of The Jack October 3-November 3, 2019. Advanced ticket purchase is required. King Gillette Ranch 26800 Mulholland Hwy Calabasas, CA 91302 $27 age 13 years up, $22 age 3-12 years, Free 0-2 years, nightsofthejack.com
CHERRY VALLEY: Olive Festival October 18-20, 2019 and October 25-27, 2019, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. $, hsresort.com | olives
COSTA MESA: OC Japan Fair October 18-20, 2019 at Orange County Fairgrounds. Experience Japanese traditions, culinary culture with over 90 booths and 30,000 visitors. FOOD: Sushi, Ramen, Takoyaki, Yakisoba, Okonomi-yaki, and more | ANIME: Anime, J pop, maid cafe of Akihabara, and Cosplay show live Oct.19. | CULTURE: Sake tasting, Shodo calligraphy, kimono, Origami, Taiko drum, and Awa Odori dance. | PERFORMANCES: Misono, Ai Haruna, Yuna Ito, Eden Kai, and more. Time: 10/18 5-11p, 10/19 12-10p, 10/20 10a-5p. Location: 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, California 92626 Ticket: $8, oc-japanfair.com (6 & under, over age 65 free.)
FRESNO: ZooBoo October 18, 19, 25, 26, 2019, 5-8 p.m. at Fresno Chaffee Zoo, 894 W. Belmont Ave. $, fresnochaffeezoo.org
HUNTINGTON BEACH: Holiday Boutique, October 18-19, 2019, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. The Huntington Harbour Philharmonic Committee Annual Holiday Boutique features jewelry, clothing, accessories, home décor, musical gifts, boutique and specialty gourmet items. Proceeds benefit the Philharmonic Society of Orange County's nationally recognized Youth Music Education programs offered free of charge to all Orange County schools. Serving more than 162,000 students. Location: Huntington Harbour Mall – Rear Parking Lot 16889 Algonquin Street Huntington Beach, CA. Free admission, cruiseoflights.org
OAKLAND: Autumn Lights Festival October 17-19, 2019 at Lake Merritt. Illuminated art, fire dancers, music, food, and libations in acres of the lush gardens lit by Bay Area artists. autumnlightsfestival.herokuapp.com
REDWOOD CITY: ZOPPE Italian Family Circus October 11-November 3, 2019. Location: Red Morton Park, 1455 Madison Ave. Cost: redwoodcity.org
SAN DIEGO: San Diego Zoo HalGLOWeen Oct. 11-13, Oct. 18-20 and Oct. 25-27, 2019, 6-9 p.m. Location: 2920 Zoo Drive $, sandiegozoo.org | zoos
SANTA BARBARA: Boo at the Zoo Oct. 18-20, 2019 at Santa Barbara Zoo, 500 Ninos Drive. Tickets: child, parking, sbzoo.org
SANTA CLARA: California's Great America Haunt. Location: 4701 Great America Pkwy Santa Clara, CA. Cost: $tickets, cagreatamerica.com
SANTA PAULA: Ghost Walking Tour
SANTA YNEZ: Sideways Fest October 18-20, 2019. $tickets, sidewaysfest.com
UKIAH: Ukiah Pumpkin Festival & Scarecrow City October 18-20, 2019. Free to see, cityofukiah.com
UNIVERSAL CITY: Halloween Horror Nights Location: Universal Studios Hollywood, 100 Universal City Plaza, halloweenhorrornights.com
VALLEJO: Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Fright Fest Six Flags Discovery Kingdom 1001 Fairgrounds Drive Vallejo, CA. sixflags.com
ALAMEDA: Pirates of Emerson Alameda October 5-31, Past Event! Held at Alameda County Fairgrounds select nights in October, this Halloween attraction includes great costumes and acting.
AVALON: Catalina Island JazzTrax Festival October 11-14, Past Event! and October 18-21, Past Event! jazztrax.com
DEL MAR: The Scream Zone September 28-31, Past Event! at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. thescreamzone.com | haunts
FULLERTON: Haunted Fullerton Walking Tours October 10-November 2, Past Event! 6-8:30 p.m. Fullerton, CA must reserve & pre-pay (714) 738-6545 cityoffullerton.com
HOLLYWOOD: Screamfest Horror Film Festival October 9-18, Past Event! See some of the best new films and emerging artists in the horror film biz. screamfestla.com
LONG BEACH: Dark Harbor at Queen Mary September 27-November 2, Past Event! Feast Maze, Deadrise, Circus Big Top Terror and Lullaby are among the many mazes and haunts at an authentic, haunted ship.
LOS ANGELES: On the Buddha's Path: Compassion in Action Short Film Tour. The screening event begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Los Feliz Cinema, 1822 N Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90027. Tickets, tzuchi.us - tix on Eventbrite
SANTA MONICA: WestEdge Design Fair October 18-21, Past Event! See the best in modern design, and shop from 200 premium design brands ranging from furniture and lighting to kitchen and bath, and meet the designers behind the inspiring products. westedgedesignfair.com Location:The Barker Hangar, 3021 Airport Ave Santa Monica, CA 90405
TWENTYNINE PALMS: Pioneer Days October 18-21, Past Event! 29chamber.org | cowboy
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