The fall is full of interesting places and events you can’t afford to miss. Here we have happenings for the 2 upcoming weekends of October, however, stay tuned for the part 2 of the October edition.

Fri Oct 6th

HOLLYWOOD: The Shriekfest Film Festival is the LA’s Premier horror film event that takes place at Raleigh Studios, Hollywood starting at 7 p.m. until 11 p.m. Visit their website for more information.

La CIENEGA: The same design shops and showrooms that sell to the top designers, collectors, and celebrities, will be opening their doors, sidewalks, and courtyards for an all-access shopping event. You can see the map here and check out their website to see the gorgeous things for sale.

Sat Oct 7th

HOLLYWOOD: The Los Angeles Horror/SciFi Film Festival continues its tradition as Los Angeles’ Premier horror film event. Check out their website for more info and don’t miss this spooky event.

La CIENEGA: The same design shops and showrooms that sell to the top designers, collectors, and celebrities, will be opening their doors, sidewalks, and courtyards for an all-access shopping event. You can see the map here and check out their website to see the gorgeous things for sale.

LANCASTER: Bark at the Park is an annual event for all the dog lovers and their friends. This Saturday it is time for another round of canine capers in the Steve Owen Park featuring vendor exhibits, fun games, and activities for your playful pooch. Check out their info here.
Time: 10 a.m.

Place: Lancaster City Park

PARAMOUNT RANCH: Classic Car Show and Drive-In Movie

In the lead-up to Paramount Ranch’s 90th anniversary, the National Park Service will host a classic car show and drive-in movie showing of the ‘80s classic hit “Back to the Future.” Check out the website for more info.
Time: 4 p.m. until 9 p.m.

Place: Paramount Ranch, Agoura Hills

THOUSAND OAKS: Westlake Village Century organizes 40, 100 and 15-mile rides presented by Stonehaus. Apart from the rides, there will be live music, lunch, a beer and wine tasting expo and much more. Visit their website for more information.

Time: 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Place: Westlake Village Inn

TORRANCE: Today starts the two-day celebration festival of the Romanian Traditions. There will be live entertainment, folklore dancing, and traditional food. Contact information here.

Time: 11am-6pm

Place: Ernie Howlett Park, Palos Verdes Estates

Sun Oct 8th

HOLLYWOOD: In case you missed it: The Shriekfest Film Festival is the LA’s Premier horror film event that takes place in Raleigh Studios, Hollywood starting at 7 p.m. until 11 p.m. Visit their website for more information.

LANCASTER: Bark at the Park is an annual event for all the dog lovers and their friends. This Saturday it is time for another round of canine capers in the Steve Owen Park featuring vendor exhibits, fun games, and activities for your playful pooch. Check out their info here.
Time: 10 a.m.

Place: Lancaster City Park

NORTH HILLS: Galpin Car Show
1000 vehicles that will be on display including some from the Petersen Automotive Museum. Fun activities for kids like carnival games, paint-the-truck, live entertainment and delicious food. More information here.
Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Place: Galpin Motors, North Hills  

SANTA MONICA: Oktoberfest On The Pier – Special Olympics Southern California’s biggest FUNdraiser! Pacific Park rides, games, and prizes, Music and live entertainment, Arts & crafts and karaoke, Silent auction.
Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Place: Pacific Park – Santa Monica Pier

TORRANCE: This Sunday is the second day of the two-day celebration festival of the Romanian Traditions. There will be live entertainment, folklore dancing, and traditional food. Contact information here.

Time: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Place: Ernie Howlett Park, Palos Verdes Estates

Fri Oct 13th

HOLLYWOOD: German Current Film Festival
Young, exciting & ground-breaking new cinema from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland in Los Angeles. See their website for schedule.
Place: Egyptian Theatre, Los Angeles

THOUSAND OAKS: Reyes Adobe Days
Celebrates the very best of local culture with a variety of events for all ages on the grounds of an original 1845 California rancho. You can see more event details here.

Place: Reyes Adobe Historical Site, Agoura Hills

Sat Oct 14th

HOLLYWOOD: German Current Film Festival
Young, exciting & ground-breaking new cinema from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland in Los Angeles. See their website for schedule.
Place: Egyptian Theatre, Los Angeles

HOLLYWOOD: OurTownLA Nonprofit Expo  
The purpose of this event is to allow the LA LGBTQ nonprofit groups listed on OurTownLA to promote themselves, the much-needed services they provide and engage with the community. Check out details here.
Time: 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Place: Plummer Park, Fiesta Hall

LANCASTER: Antelope Valley Fairgrounds Craft Fair
A broad range of vendors will feature everything from handmade jewelry and food items, to decorative handbags and crocheted items to name a few. See their website for more info.
Time: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Place: 2551 W Avenue H, Lancaster

LONG BEACH: The Belmont Shore Art Walk
The event will showcase the works of diverse artists who will use chalk as their medium and the sidewalks of Belmont Shore as their canvas. For more details click here.
Time: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Place: Belmont Shore, Long Beach

PASADENA: ARTWalk
The event highlights some of the best Southern Californian visual artists showcasing their work in painting, sculpture, watercolor, photography, mixed media, ceramics, jewelry, drawings, and printmaking. See more here.
Time: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Place: Pasadena Museum of California Art

THOUSAND OAKS: Reyes Adobe Days
Celebrates the very best of local culture with a variety of events for all ages on the grounds of an original 1845 California rancho. You can see more event details here.

Place: Reyes Adobe Historical Site, Agoura Hills

Sun Oct 15th

ENCINO: Stop Cancer 5/10K Run/Walk
Enjoy a fast, flat course with chip timing and finish line video. Quality t-shirts. Finisher medals for all participants. See more info for the race here.
Time: 6:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Place: Woodley Park, Encino

HOLLYWOOD: German Current Film Festival
Young, exciting & ground-breaking new cinema from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland in Los Angeles. See their website for schedule.
Place: Egyptian Theatre, Los Angeles

LANCASTER: Antelope Valley Fairgrounds Craft Fair
A broad range of vendors will feature everything from handmade jewelry and food items, to decorative handbags and crocheted items to name a few.
Time: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Place: 2551 W Avenue H, Lancaster

SHERMAN OAKS: Street Fair
200 + vendors sponsored, Car Show, Pet Expo, Main Stage featuring Chord Overstreet, Community Stage, Carnival, Chamber Bar, Food Trucks. More for the event here.
Time: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Place: Ventura Blvd. Van Nuys to Kester

THOUSAND OAKS: Reyes Adobe Days
Celebrates the very best of local culture with a variety of events for all ages on the grounds of an original 1845 California rancho. You can see more event details here.

Place: Reyes Adobe Historical Site, Agoura Hills


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