ARROYO GRANDE: Harvest Festival & Parade Sept.24-25, 2021, arroyogrande.org
BERKELEY: Berkeley Old Time Music Convention September 23-26, 2021. Free- $75, berkeleyoldtimemusic.org
BAKERSFIELD: Kern County Fair September 22-October 3, 2021. Alaskan Pig Races, Turkey Stampede, Concerts, Rodeo and more. Location: 1142 South P St., Bakersfield, CA. kerncountyfair.com
BISHOP: Bishop Pabanamanina Pow Wow September 24-26, 2021 at Bishop Paiute Reservation. All drums, dancers and spectators welcome! Location: 390 N. Barlow Lane Bishop, CA. bishoppaiute.org
BUENA PARK: 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.
CABAZON: Morongo Thunder & Lightning Pow Wow September 24-26, 2021. Event held off 1-10 in Cabazon. Follow signs to pow wow site. Morongo Casino Resort 495000 Seminole Dr. Cabazon, CA morongonation.org | morongopowwow.com Free admission | pow pow
DINUBA: Dinuba Annual Raisin Day Festival & Parade Dinuba Raisin Harvest Festival September 23-26, 2021, Vulch Park El Monte Way Dinuba, CA
EDWARDS: Wasteland Weekend Sept.22-26, 2021. Lots of bands at this Mad Max-style, post-apocalyptic themed event. wastelandweekend.com
EL CAJON: Oktoberfest & Opening Day Parade presented by German American Societies of San Diego. Event runs September 24-October 3, 2021. Public invited to attend one of San Diego's most popular events.
HUNTINGTON BEACH: Holiday Boutique, September 24-25, 2021, 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
IDYLLWILD: Idyllwild Ren Faire September 24-26, 2021. idyllwildrenfaire.com | Ren
IRWINDALE: Mariachi Fest at Dan Diaz Recreation Center. Mexican food for sale. Call: 626-430-2224 | irwindaleca.gov
KERNVILLE: Kern River Rock N Blues Festival September 23-26, 2021 at Frandy Campground, kernriverrocknblues.com
LONG BEACH: Acura Grand Prix September 24-26, 2021. gplb.com
LOS ALAMOS: Los Alamos Old Days Festival September 24-26, 2021. Annual festival in Los Alamos Admission is FREE
MONTEREY: Monterey Jazz Festival September 24-26, 2021 SOLD OUT.
PLACERVILLE: El Dorado County Fair & Event Center September 23-26, 2021 Placerville, CA. eldoradocountyfair.org | Sept. Fairs
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
ROCKLIN: Oktoberfest at Kathrin's Biergarten September 11 & 24, 2021 4810 Granite, Suite 1A Rocklin, CA $20 includes stein, kathrinsbiergarten.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.
SANTA CLARA: HALLOWEEN HAUNT at California's Great America. Pumpkin Fest by day and Halloween Haunt by night through October 31, 2021.
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
UNIVERSAL CITY: HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS Universal Studios annual scare this year offers some favorites -- Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Halloween 4, The Exorcist, The Bride of Frankenstein. September 9-October 31, 2021. Location: Universal Studios Hollywood, 100 Universal City Plaza, halloweenhorrornights.com
VALENCIA: Fright Fest September 11-October 31, 2021 at Six Flags Magic Mountain. Annual event with mazes, scare zones and bands & DJs performing.
VISALIA: Oktoberfest at Vossler Farms includes food, beer, live music and entertainment for ages 21+ only.
WALNUT CREEK: The Walnut Festival September 23-26, 2021 at Heather Farm Park, thewalnutfestival.org
GOLETA: Goleta Lemon Festival September 24-25, 2022 Girsh Park 7050 Phelps Road Goleta, CA lemonfestival.com Free admission
Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.