Fun Things to do Around Town in October

The Arts, Food & More!

6  |  Montrose Oktoberfest
Montrose Shopping Park > 12-10pm
Live music, rides, games, food & more – and say hello to the Podley agents working the barrels!  oktoberfest.montrosechamber.org

12  |  Art Night Pasadena
Various Museums Across Pasadena > 6-10pm
The city’s most prominent arts & cultural institutions open their doors for free.  artnightpasadena.org

13  |  Glendorafest
North Glendora > Village 5-9pm
Glendora’s 5th Annual beer tasting event with local craft brews, food trucks & live music.  glendorafest.com

13-14  |  Japanese Garden Celebration
Descanso Gardens, La Cañada Flintridge > 9am-5pm
Celebrate Japanese arts & culture with this festival with entertainment for all ages.  descansogardens.org

17-Nov 11  |  The Woman in Black
Pasadena Playhouse > Times Vary
Witness Susan Hill’s acclaimed ghost story that has kept London’s West End on the edge of its seat for the past 28 years!
pasadenaplayhouse.org

21  |  A Taste of Old Town Monrovia
Old Town Monrovia > 5-8pm
Local vendors showcase their best in a festival of food, music & spirits.  facebook.com/atasteofoldtownmonrovia

Trick-or-Treat, Pumpkin Festivals, Scarecrows…Oh My!

1-20  |  Sierra Madre Scarecrow Festival
Across Sierra Madre
Times Vary1-19: Voting & Judging   5: Kickoff Party
7: Free Scarecrow Bus Tour   20: Winners Announced
creativeartsgroup.org

20  |  Santa Anita Pumpkin Patch
Santa Anita Park, Arcadia > 12-4pm
Pumpkin patch with a Family Fun Zone for your little jockeys.
santaanita.com

20-21, 27-28 Slightly Spooky Stories
Descanso Gardens, La Cañada Flintridge > 11am
Ensemble Shakespeare Theater returns with a family-friendly telling of your favorite surprising & slightly spooky stories. Costumes encouraged!  descansogardens.org

22-27 Halloween Craft Week
Glendora Public Library > All Day
Get into a spooky mood with Halloween crafts.
cityofglendora.org

26-27  |  Halloween Window Painting Contest
Downtown Sierra Madre
26: 2:30-6pm, 27: 7:30-10am >  Community youth paint business windows throughout the downtown area. Judging & awards on the 27th.
sierramadrecivicclub.org

27  |  Off The Page Players: Halloween Tales
Monrovia Public Library
2-3:45pm >  Young ghosts & goblins will enjoy these fun stories.
cityofmonrovia.org

27  |  Downtown Arcadia Halloween Harvest Festival
First Avenue, Downtown Arcadia
11am-5pm >  Festival w/pumpkin patch, spooky stories, magic show, free balloons, face painting & chalk art fun.
downtownarcadia.org

27-28 Pumpkin Festival
Kidspace Museum, Pasadena
9:30am-5pm >  All are invited to enjoy carnival games, a pumpkin patch & live entertainment.  kidspacemuseum.org

27-28, 31 Old Pasadena Halloween Celebration
Old Pasadena > Times Vary
Pumpkin decorating, costume contests, trick-or-treat & more!
oldpasadena.org

31  |  Annual Halloween Carnival
Finkbiner Park, Glendora > 5-8pm
Trick-or-treat around the Village. Stay for games, food & prizes.
cityofglendora.org

31  |  Sierra Madre’s Halloween Happenings
Downtown Sierra Madre
3:30-5pm > Trick-or-Treating   5pm > Costume Parade
5:30pm > Costume Contest
cityofsierramadre.com

31 Old Town Trick-or-Treat & Halloween Bash
Library Park, Monrovia
Times Vary > Ghoulish fun for all! Trick-or-treat, costume contest plus a dog costume contest for furry friends.  cityofmonrovia.org

31Trick-or-Treat Along Foothill Blvd.
846 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada Flintridge
3-5pm > Stop by our office + participating merchants to trick-or-treat!

Posted on September 28, 2018 at 11:27 pm
Sue Cook | Category: Events Calendars, Just for Fun

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