HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS: Universal Studios annual scare this year offers some favorites -- Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Halloween 4, The Exorcist, The Bride of Frankenstein.... runs through Oct.31, 2021
KNOTTS SCARY FARM: 13 mazes and scare zones, bands performing throughout the park, rides and some pretty cool shows in the oldest, largest and most dedicated Halloween scare experience thru Oct.31, 2021.
AVALON: Catalina Festival of Art September 17-19, 2021. Scenically located along the sand between Crescent Street and the beach, this free admission art festival is a treasure for its location and variety of art works to see and acquire. catalinaartassociation.org
BEAUMONT: Oktoberfest September 17-19, 2021 at Noble Creek Park is an all ages event with games, contests and the ever popular wiener dog race.
BOONVILLE: Mendocino County Fair & Apple Show September 17-19, 2021. Location: 14400 Highway 128, Boonville, California. mendocountyfair.com | Sept. Fairs
CHULA VISTA: Bonitafest, September 17, 2021 Friday Twilight Trail Parade, a people's parade, at dusk around the Chula Vista Municipal Golf Course for equestrians, bikes, strollers, golf carts and walkers. Participants are encouraged to dress festively and bring glow sticks and flashlights. Celebrating the 49th annual Bonitafest - "Back in the Saddle!" Car Parade on Saturday, September 18th, and Melodrama September 22-25 Bonitafest Performing Arts Festival Admission and parking are free, facebook.com/Bonitafest/
CRESTON: Creston, CA Classic Rodeo September 16-19, 2021 Location: 6180 Webster Road Creston, CA. crestonclassicrodeo.org | rodeos
GLENDALE: Unwell: An Unhinged Night of Comedy 7:30 p.m. at Junior High. Featuring: Annie Paradis, Anna Weis, Kristin Wallace, Molly Kearney, Sandy Honig and Sarah Squirm, Location: 603 S Brand Blvd. Glendale, CA 91204 $15 juniorhighlosangeles.com
GRASS VALLEY: Draft Horse Classic & Harvest Fair September 16-19, 2021. In between the Draft Horse performances, the Harvest Fair is bustling with activity. The Harvest Fair is an experience that can be enjoyed by kids and adults - and admission is free! Don't miss the opportunity to visit the barns and meet the horses, taste the delicious Treat Street goodies. Location: 11228 McCourtney Road Grass Valley, CA. $16-23, nevadacountyfair.com
KERMAN: Kerman Harvest Festival & Parade September 16-19, 2021. Festival includes cooking contests, parade on Saturday, food booths, crafts, cornhole tournament, carnival, car show, boxing and more. $ admission kermanchamber.org
LANCASTER: AV Greek Festival September 17-19, 2021. In existence for more than 55 years, the AV (Antelope Valley) has enjoyed the tastes and sounds of the Greek Islands! Location: 43404 30th Street West Lancaster, CA, 93536 stsch.org/greekfestival.html | avgreekfest.com | Greek
LODI: Lodi Grape Festival September 16-19, 2021. Lodi Event Center Lodi, CA $, grapefestival.com Celebrate the grape harvest at the annual four day event filled with great entertainment, food, vendors, grape and commodity murals, competitive exhibits, carnival and of course, wine tasting.
LONG BEACH: Formula Drift Pro Championship September 17-18, 2021.ROUND 7: Autozone Streets of Long Beach presented by Type S. Location: 300 E Ocean Blvd Long Beach, CA. $30-150, formulad.com
LONG BEACH: Indie Film Festival September 16-20, 2021. Cinemark at the Pike Theaters. International film and music festival, lbifest.com
LOS ANGELES: The Los Angeles Conscious Expo Sept.17-19, 2021. Features 50 exhibitors, musicians & live music and presentations on many topics from speakers such as Whitley Strieber, Dannion Brinkley and Stephen Bassett. Location: LAX Hilton, 5711 West Century Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA. $20-595, consciouslifeexpo.com
MAMMOTH LAKES: Mammoth Lakes Oktoberfest September 16-18, 2021. Free admission, music, contests, food, and great beer.
OCEANSIDE: Nissan Super Girl Pro, September 17-19, 2021 at Oceanside Pier. World’s largest female surfing event returns to Oceanside Pier, featuring more than 100 pros from all over the world in the only all-women’s WSL qualifying event in the U.S. Free admission, includes free concerts, festival village featuring e-sports gaming, female fitness challenges, skateboarding competition, female DJs, beer garden for 21+, and vendor giveaways. Free, supergirlpro.com
ONTARIO: Route 66 Cruisin' Reunion September 17-18, 2021 Euclid Avenue Ontario, CA Free admission, Route66CruisinReunion.com
POMONA: LA County Bite Sized Fair Sept.10-26, 2021, Fridays & Saturdays at Fairplex. Consider Bite-Sized Fair a miniature version of the LA County Fair. Smothered Flamin' Hot Cheetos or dripping with fresh strawberries and cream. Enjoy a limited amount of games, rides and shopping and fair foods you've come to love. Fridays-Sundays, Sept. 10-26 3-9 p.m. Location: 1101 W. McKinley, Pomona, CA. $2 w/ $10 parking purchase, fairplex.com
REDWOOD CITY: Oktoberfest September 16-26, 2021 at Courthouse Square. $, redwoodcity.org
SACRAMENTO: California State Home and Garden Show September 17-19, 2021. Meet hundreds of vendors & exhibitors in one place. Location: Convention Center, 1400 J St. Sacramento, CA | $ admission, calstateshows.com
SAN DIEGO: SeaWorld HOWL-O-SCREAM night time scare attraction with 3 haunted house, 6 scare zones and 4 roaming haunts goes from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m.
SAN JOSE: Winchester Mystery House All Hallows' Eve Lost in the House & Jack O' Lantern Trail Sept.10-Oct.31, 2021. $, winchestermysteryhouse.com
TEMECULA: South Coast Winery Grape Stomp September 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 2021 Live music, wine country buffet, and Grape Stomping! Location: South Coast Winery Resort & Spa $tickets, southcoastwinery.com | stomp
TRES PINOS: Tres Pinos Civil War Days September 17-19, 2021. Friday is School Day. Two skirmishes each on Saturday and Sunday. Military camps and civilian town open for public. San Benito County Historical Park, Tres Pinos, CA. ncwa1863.org
TULARE: Tulare County Fair September 15-19, 2021
Tulare, CA tcfair.org | Sept. Fairs
ANAHEIM: Anaheim Craft & Vintage Fair September 17, 2022, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Great food sold all day! | Local crafters and artists | No multi-level marketing vendors | Food sale including Eastern European favorites, homemade jam & bake sale | Church talks at 11a & 2p | Convenient parking | Handicapped accessible | Stop on by and have a great time! Location: Annunciation Byzantine Catholic Church, 995 N. West St., Anaheim, CA 92801 annunciationbyzantine.org
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