This blog post, Top 5 Things to Do in LA in October, was originally posted on 09/29/2019, and updated on 9/24/2022.
October is all about pumpkin spice desserts, the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic in Los Angeles, and Halloween. There are so many special things to do in Los Angeles in October that you will love. Check out the Top 5 Things to Do in LA in October.
Top 5 Things to Do in LA in October
01. Things to Do in LA in October: Nights of the Jack (10/01-10/31)
Nights of the Jack is back this year but it is better than ever. Nights of the Jack returns with a drive-through edition. This fun-filled event is an immersive Halloween experience. The Holloween event in Los Angeles is filled with intricately hand-carved and illuminated jack o’lanterns to welcome visitors as they make their way through the walking trail around King Gillette Ranch in Calabasas, CA. Nights of the Jack is the ultimate thing to do in LA for Halloween at night but for the whole family.
02. Things to Do in LA in October: Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios (09/08-10/31)
Universal Studios’ Halloween Horror Nights is a must-do event for anyone who loves Halloween. It is the scariest Halloween event in Los Angeles. Not only are there eight amazing haunted houses and scare zones but there are also live shows and attractions. Also, there were nine mazes this year.
03. Things to Do in LA in October: Halloween at Descanso (10/01-10/31)
Celebrate Halloween at Descanso Gardens. Halloween at Descanso. Halloween at Descanso is the special thing to do in LA for Halloween. It is a pumpkin-filled extravaganza. You will also have access to the rest of the garden filled with sasanqua camellias, roses, and fall foliage in October. The whole family will enjoy this pumpkin fun.
04. Things to Do in LA in October: DineLA Restaurant Week (October 14 – 28, 2022)
DineLA is a semi-annual two-week dining event in Los Angeles. DineLA showcases Los Angeles as a premier dining destination while highlighting the diversity of culinary experiences L.A. has to offer. Enjoy special lunch and dinner menus at hundreds of local restaurants. Check out this blog post for DineLA menus with vegetarian options.
05. Things to Do in LA in October: Knott’s Taste of Fall-O-Ween (09/25-11/01)
Knott’s Berry Farm is synonymous with Halloween in LA. It is a family-friendly Halloween event in Los Angeles. But since the theme park is closed, Knott’s Taste of Fall-O-Ween brings you a Halloween-themed food festival. You can dress up in your favorite Halloween costume and head over to Knott’s Taste of Fall-O-Ween for Halloween-flavored food and treats. The event takes place Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, from September 25th through November 1st.
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What’s your favorite Halloween costume? Let me know in the comments.
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