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DETAILS 10/25/2014
ADVENTURES IN DREAMDALE A PARENTS NIGHT OUT KIDS EVENT!

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3110 Pennsylvania Ave. 310-804-0223 - $50 per child - Cinderella and Prince Charming invite you to join them at their kids-only Jack-O-Lantern ball! What to Wear: Dress in your Halloween costumes to come play! While parents enjoy a stress-free night out ....

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POTTERY CLASSES FOR KIDS & ADULTS



3795 Boise Avenue, Mar Vista, CA 90066 (3 blocks west of Centinela, off Venice) 310-567-2708. - - Peach Tree Pottery classes, studio and gallery. If you've ever thought you'd like to try throwing a pot, this is a fun and relaxed place to try it out. Unleash your creativity, learn to throw a pot i ....

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10/25/2014
MAKE A DIFFERENCE DAY



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - The City of Torrance presents "Make A Difference Day." This annual event offers you the opportunity to come and have a fun time making a difference in your community. Join others as they help to rest ....

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10/25/2014
A FAERY HUNT'S FAIRY HALLOWEEN PARTY



16756 Moorpark St., Encino CA 91436-1068 818-324-6802 - 12.50 - If you're looking for a gentler alternative to the usual Halloween activities, come and celebrate Halloween with the Faery Folk from A Faery Hunt. Halloween is one of the fairies' favorite holidays! ....

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10/25/2014
LITTLE TOKYO COMMUNITY HALLOWEEN ONDO COSTUME PARTY ALL WELCOME FREE EVENT



300 South Central Ave Los Angeles 90013 213 617 9097 - FREE - Little Tokyo Community Halloween Ondo Costume Party for ALL AGES Come join us on Saturday October 25, 2014 from 4pm to 8pm, Centenary’s 3rd Annual Halloween Odori/Ondo Costume Party in Little Tokyo ....

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10/25/2014
ACCESS BOOKS KIDS WRITERS CONFERENCE



405 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095 - $125 - Writer’s Conference Returns
Join us at UCLA on Saturday, Oct. 25th at 8:30 a.m. Each of us has a story in our head, an inspirational poem in our heart, or a thrilling screenplay at our fingertips! E ....


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10/25/2014
PUPPET TOWN



7522 Sunset Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90046 323-851-7223 - free-$10 - LA’s favorite family friendly show is back at LA’s #1 Comedy Theater! PUPPET TOWN, a sketch comedy show for kids…with puppets! Saturday, October 25th @ 2pm at The Nerdmelt Theater, 7522 Sunset Blv ....

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10/25/2014
FRANKLIN ELEMENTARY'S ANNUAL HALLOWEEN CARNIVAL



2400 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90403 - tickets for rides, games - Franklin Elementary's annual Halloween Carnival
Saturday, October 25th from 10A - 4P
2400 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica - in back of school
Fun for all ages! Rides, games, prizes, food, petting zoo, a ....


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ABBOTT AND COSTELLO MEET FRANKENSTEIN: CLASSIC COMEDY SCREENING WITH SPECIAL GUESTS



216 North Brand Boulevard Glendale 91203 818.754.8250 - 15.00 - Abbott and Costello
Meet Frankenstein
(1948, Universal Studios) SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2014 2PM & 8PM Starring Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lon Chaney Jr.,
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10/25/2014
FREE LITTLE TOKYO COMMUNITY HALLOWEEN ONDO COSTUME PARTY & CANNED FOOD DRIVE FOR ALL AGES



300 S. Central Ave. Los Angeles CA 90013 213 617 9097 - FREE - Little Tokyo Community Halloween Ondo Costume Party & Canned Food Drive for ALL AGES !!! Come join us on Saturday October 25, 2014 from 4pm to 8pm, Centenary's 3rd Annual Halloween Odori/Ondo Costume ....

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10/25/2014
OLD NAVY'S 20TH BIRTHDAY #SELFIEBRATION LIVE CELEBRATION



6801 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, 90028 - Free - Old Navy is turning 20 and throwing a birthday “selfiebration” to remember, featuring a one-of-a-kind wish-granting, balloon billboard that’s 15 feet tall and made up of almost 1,000 balloons expa ....

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10/25/2014
MUSICAL EXPLORATORIUM: COME MEET YOUR INSTRUMENT!



12121 W. Pico Blvd., 2nd Floor, Los Angeles, 90064 310-820-1620 - FREE - Come meet YOUR instrument at Cornerstone Music Conservatory! Stop by anytime from noon-2pm for free, hands-on musical FUN for the whole family! Try a variety of instruments from the brass, woodwind, ....

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09/26/2014 to 10/26/2014
THE SHOT ZONE

$10 off session, or first month's membership: Use code EYESPYLA

21320 Oxnard Street, Woodland Hills 91367 8187159588 - $30 for 30 minutes, up to 3 can share! - The Shot Zone is designed to allow athletes to perform basketball shooting workouts in the most efficient manner possible. Basically "batting cages for basketball" The Shot Zone gives every player th ....

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10/18/2014 to 10/26/2014
PUMPKIN TRAIN



2201 South "A" Street 9519433020 - Ages 12 & up: $18, ages 5-11: $14, ages 2-4: $7. Member tickets are half price. Each paid ticket includes a good-sized pumpkin. Extra pumpkin charge: $7. - Pumpkin Train is a Fall tradition not to be missed at Orange Empire Railway Museum in Perris, CA. On Oct. 18 and 19, and Oct. 25 and 26, ride trolleys to the pumpkin patch where you can pick out and ....

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10/18/2014 to 10/26/2014
BOO AT THE LA ZOO OFFERS HALLOWEEN ADVENTURES FOR FAMILIES ON TWO WEEKENDS



5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles, 90027 323-644-6042 - $14 - $19 - Trick-or-treating, jack-o-lantern-carving demonstrations, strolling "pirate," "princess" and "vampire" characters, entertainment and up-close encounters with "crawly" insects and reptiles are just so ....

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10/24/2014 to 10/26/2014
LION'S OKTOBERFEST HISTORIC DOWNTOWN UPLAND



214 Second Ave Upland 91786 909-982-8010 - Free - 3 Days of fun for all the family. Lion’s Oktoberfest in Historic Downtown Upland October 24th, 25th, and 26th Friday 3pm to 11pm, Saturday 10am to 11pm, Sunday 10am to 5pm. Help Celebrate the bavari ....

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10/25/2014 to 10/26/2014
LAST WEEKENDS OF THE MONTH AT THE SKIRBALL



2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, 90049 (310) 440-4500 - Included with Museum admission: $10 General; $7 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2 - Learn and create as a family at Last Weekends of the Month, special last-weekend-only activities that change every month. For a full day of creativity and exploration, stop by the Family Art Studio a ....

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10/25/2014 to 10/26/2014
STEAM CARNIVAL



112 e 22nd st, San Pedro, 90731 3107321270 - adult $25 student $20 - The Los Angeles STEAM Carnival debuts October 25-26, 2014 at CRAFTED at The Port of LA. Welcome to a carnival reimagined with fire, lasers, and robots! Learners are hooked with modern amusement spect ....

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10/25/2014 to 10/26/2014
“TURBO FAST” WEEKEND AT ORANGE COUNTY’S DISCOVERY CUBE



2500 North Main Street Santa Ana 92705 (714)-542-2823 - $16.95- Adults/$12.95- Kids 3-14 & Seniors/FREE for Kids under 2 & DSC Members - What’s faster than fighting traffic in LA, cooler than a SoCal summer and more fun (for the entire family) than both? DreamWorks Animation and Netflix come to Discovery Cube Orange County for a spec ....

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10/26/2014
5TH ANNUAL BIG SUNDAY SPOOKY SUNDAY EVENT



6111 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, 90038 323-549-9944 - Free - Join Big Sunday for the 5th Annual Spooky Sunday Event, our family-friendly Halloween haunted house & party. We’re hosting a large group of underserved kids and their families and providing fun acti ....

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10/26/2014
GERMANY'S FAMED WINDSBACHER KNABENCHOR MAKES SO CAL DEBUT OCT. 26



585 East Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, 91101 626-793-4231 - free - Los Angeles Children's Chorus (LACC), building upon its long history of presenting other children’s choirs from the U.S. and abroad, hosts the highly anticipated Southern California debut of the ill ....

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10/26/2014
ADOPT & SHOP HOWL-O-WEEN PARTY



4235 Sepulveda Blvd. Culver City, CA 90230 (310) 933-6863 - 0 - Happy Howl-O-Ween! Pet (and Human!) Costume Contest, Prizes, Face painting, Photo booth, A Paw-some Raffle Giveaway, Sweet Treats & Drinks, and More! FREE Gift Bags for the First 40 Guests! PLUS: Joi ....

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10/26/2014
TRUNK OR TREAT



500 e colorado blvd 6267960157 - Free - Children's Ministries at FUMC Pasadena is hosting a "Trunk or Treat and Harvest Festival Party" October 26, 6:00pm-8:00pm. There will be free BBQ hamburgers and hot-dogs, games, crafts, bounce houses ....

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10/26/2014
CHILDREN'S CRAFTS AND MUSIC FESTIVAL



714 West California Blvd. - Admission is Free! - This year’s festival will be held on Sunday, October 26 from 10 am to 2 pm. The Festival features crafts, a hay obstacle course, face painting, pumpkin painting, live music, storytelling, a puppet s ....

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10/26/2014
KIDS EAT FREE & COSTUME CONTEST AT HARD ROCK CAFE HOLLYWOOD



6801 Hollywood Blvd. Hollywood, CA 90028 323-464-7625 - FREE - As the city gears up for Halloween, Hard Rock is rolling out the red carpet for its youngest rock stars to show off! To celebrate the launch of the new Hard Rock Roxtars™ program, Hard Rock Cafe Hol ....

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10/28/2014
LITTLE NATURE EXPLORERS AT VISTA HERMOSA



100 N. Toluca Street, Los Angeles 90026 213-250-1100 - free - Discover nature with your little one in the heart of Downtown! Join our Naturalist for story time, a nature walk, and other fun activities as you and your toddler explore nature together. This progra ....

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10/29/2014
GRAB YOUR BROOMSTICKS AND FLY DOWN TO SOUTH BAY GALLERIA FOR THE HAUNTED HALLOWEEN PUPPET SHOW ON OCTOBER 29!



1815 Hawthorne Blvd, Redondo Beach, CA 90278 (310) 371-7546 - FREE - Put on those Halloween costumes and join South Bay Galleria Kid’s Club for a haunted Halloween puppet show on Wednesday, October 29 at 10:30 a.m. This free, spooky show is filled with Halloween fun ....

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10/29/2014
PLAY TIME WITH THE FAMILY **TOY GIVEAWAY**



928 S. Western Ave. #151 Los Angeles, 90006 (213) 387-6767 - FREE - Enjoy a splash of culture at our toy store! We're inviting all families to come play with us at our store! At JES, we allow parents/kids play with nearly any game or toy they want to... for free! For ....

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10/28/2014 to 10/30/2014
PINK CHICKEN PUMPKIN PARTIES - 10/28 - 10/30, 3 - 5 PM



1524 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA, 90403 (310)395-6048 - Free - Pink Chicken is really excited for Halloween and, to celebrate, they are throwing a series of pumpkin decorating parties! Please bring your family and tell your friends! WHAT: To celebrate Halloween, ....

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FREE SHAKESPEARE450 IN SANTA MONICA



1130 Lincoln Blvd Santa Monica, CA. 90403 310-394-9779 x2 - FREE, reservations required - Visiting English company Playbox Theatre of the U.K. presents two original works in celebration of Shakespeare's 450th Birthday. (1) The Comedy of Errors Re-imagined 10/29 & 10/30 at 7pm
An original ....


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