The Backwoods Maze
Re-opens 10/10, 1912 N Pepper St.
An incredible DIY home haunt in Burbank. I did this last year and it’s so impressive, highly recommend. Keep an eye out for TBA details as it reopens.
Carved: Rise of the Jack O'Lanterns
10/23–27, 6:30–10:30pm, Descanso Gardens
For five nights only, a thousand professionally carved pumpkins – some as large as 100 pounds and all of them real – will line a 1-mile walk through the Descanso Gardens. Pumpkin artistry on display!
Class on Satan
10/24, 7:30pm - 10pm, Philosophical Research Society
Miskatonic Institute presents a lecture on how Satan is reflected back to us in myth, parable, legend, culture, horror, music and fashion.
Los Angeles Haunted Hayride
Thurs-Sun until Nov, Griffith Park
A classic LA hayride staple but wow how it’s grown! In addition to the hayride this year there’s also Midnight Falls (a haunted town that’s always stuck in 1985), Midnight Mortuary (a haunted maze in a funeral home) and Roadkill Ranch (a barn full of roadkill idk).
Live Oak Canyon Pumpkin Patch + Corn Maze
M-F 4pm-9pm, Sat-Sun 9am-9pm, Redlands, CA
Happened to discover this place the other week and it’s a Fall paradise. Just look at the attractions page. Corn Maze, pig racing, pumpkins shot out of cannons, goats, a pumpkin patch, corn dogs, and so much more. About 1hr outside of LA.
The Montalbán Rooftop Screenings
Doors open at 6pm, movie at 8pm, The Montalbán
An antidote to Cinespia’s loud party atmosphere for those who want a fun eventized experience but also want to actually watch the movie. They have noise cancelling headphones and a great lineup of screenings for the entire month (American Psycho, Interview with the Vampire, Let the Right One In).
Natural History of Horror
Opens 10/10, 9:30am to 5pm daily, Natural History Museum
Explore the scientific inspiration for classic monsters from Dracula, Frankenstein, The Mummy, and Creature from the Black Lagoon. Get a glimpse of rare movie props, film footage, hands-on activities, and museum specimens.
New Beverly Cinema
Horror all month long! Eyes Without a Face, Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?, Kwaidan and an all-night horror marathon are just a few of the offerings.
Rotten Apple 907 Presents: Death Triangle
10/19, 20, 26, 27 & 31, 907 N California St.
A free DIY homemade haunt in Burbank with a bermuda triangle / sea creature theme? Hell yeah!
Through A Different Lens: Stanley Kubrick Photographs
Opens 10/17, Tues–Fri 12–5pm, Sat–Sun 10am–5pm, Skirball Cultural Center
This exhibition explores the early and influential photojournalism work from Kubrick’s formative years working for Look magazine.
"Underground LA" Paranormal Vice Tour
Saturdays 3-5:30pm, meet at Cole’s, DTLA
Downtown LA: The site of murders, mysteries, malfunctions, serial killers, suicides, and spooky encounters. Learn about the ghosts of the Cecil Hotel, the last sighting of the “Black Dahlia” Elizabeth Short, and the Victorian center of vice that is now the city’s government center.
The Backwoods Maze