Grand Park Día de los Muertos Oct. 28-Nov. 4
In partnership with Self-Help Graphics & Art and Lore, the park will present 50 altars and art installations created by local artists and community groups that reflect the theme Looking to the Past to Build the Future.
Time/Place: 200 N Grand Avenue, DTLA
Horrorhaus Film Festival Nov. 2-4
Celebrates the best in indie horror with a full slate of short and feature length films, as well as trailers and student work. The event includes red carpet and Q&A with attending filmmakers.
Time/Place: Greenway Court Theatre, LA
Celiac Disease 5K Run/Walk Nov. 3
This event inspires people of all ages to have fun and unite with one common goal: to drive diagnosis, treatment, and a cure for the three million Americans affected by celiac disease.
Time/Place: 9-11am / Van Nuys/Sherman Oaks Park
Long Beach Airport “Festival of Flight” Nov. 3
A free celebration open to the public featuring food trucks, static aircraft and vehicle displays, beer garden and entertainment.
Time/Place: 10am-2pm / LGB Airfield – Taxiway B
Pants Off Racing’s Almost 10K/5K Nov. 3
Will include a 1 mile fun run/walk, 5K and 10K distances. All proceeds from the event are used to assist families and support pancreatic cancer victims. Our Vendor Village is stocked for maximum enjoyment pre and post run!
Time/Place: 7:30-10am / Malibu Creek State Park, Calabasas
Santa Clarita Heart Walk Nov. 3
Join thousands from across LA as they step out to have fun, get inspired, & support a meaningful cause. Be sure to stop by the Henry Mayo booth for some fun and educational games about maintaining a healthy heart.
Time/Place: 7:30-11am / 23520 Bridgeport Lane
Montebello Pet Fair Nov. 3
The purpose is to educate the public on pet care, provide products and services from our vendors, and have a fun time.
Time/Place: 10am-3pm / Montebello City Park
Out of the Darkness Community Walk Nov. 3
The event includes speakers, entertainment, remembrance activities, and a community resource fair. Proceeds benefit local and national suicide prevention and awareness programs of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.
Time/Place: 9am / Central Park Pasadena
Rose Show Nov. 3
Everyone is welcome to exhibit their home-grown roses at the show, including novices and children. You do not have to be a member of the rose society to exhibit. No entry fees.
Time/Place: 1-4pm / William S. Hart Park, Newhall
Glendale Health Festival Nov. 3-4
This RAM medical clinic will have free dental, vision, and other medical services available.
Time/Place: Sat 6am-6pm, Sun 6am-2pm / Pacific Community Center
Contact: 818-980-7777 / www.glendalehealthfestival.com
Biennial Scent Fair Nov. 3-4
Features conceptual scents by a selection of international, cutting-edge fragrance makers.
Time/Place: 11am-5pm / Craft & Folk Art Museum, La Brea
Santa Clarita Marathon Nov. 3-4
This official qualifying race for the Boston Marathon, will test the physical boundaries of the human body. The weekend will include a Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K run, 5K run and Mayor’s Walk.
Contact: 661-250-3787 / www.scmarathon.org
Malibu Half Marathon and 5K Nov. 4
In addition to picking up your Bibs, timing tags and race t-shirt, the Malibu Half Marathon & 5K Expo & Packet Pickup features merchandise for sale, demonstrations and information from a variety of merchants and vendors.
Time/Place: 7-11:30am / Zuma Beach
Boots and Barrels Nov. 4
Your ticket includes admission to the event, along with 6 wine or beer tastings of your choice. There will be line dancing and jam-packed raffles! Food trucks will be onsite.
Time/Place: 3-7pm / Wolf Creek Brewery, Santa Clarita
Canoga Park Dia de los Muertos Festival Nov. 4
The event showcases live musical entertainment, vendors, international foods, calaveras, artists’ exhibits, altar displays, a children’s art pavilion, and a large classic car show.
Time/Place: 10am-5pm / Sherman Way, LA
Field of Drafts Craft Beer Festival Nov. 4
Music, games, and as always, an extensive selection of craft beers — provided by a wide array of brewers, including Lancaster’s own Bravery Brewing Company and Kinetic Brewing Company.
Time/Place: 1-5pm / Lancaster Municipal Stadium