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Best Halloween Things to Do for Young Kids 3-5

Pumpkin Patches

    Tanaka Farms Pumpkin Patch

    09/21 - 10/31

    Orange County

    $4

    3-5, 6-8

    The Tanaka Farms Pumpkin Patch is open daily at 9:00 am and closes at 6:00 pm. There is a continuous

    Cal Poly Pomona Pumpkin Patch

    10/05 - 10/31

    San Bernardino County

    $3-5

    0-2, 3-5, 6-8

    The Pumpkin Festival is a two-day event held every October at the AGRIscapes Agricultural Outreach C...


Festivals

    Underwood’s Fall Harvest Festival

    09/28 - 10/27

    San Fernando Valley

    $8-$22 (Ages 0-2 free))

    0-2, 3-5, 6-8

    The Underwood Family Farms’ 22nd Annual Fall Harvest Festival will take place September 28 to ...

    Pumpkins in the Pines

    10/05 - 10/27

    San Bernardino County

    $32-42

    3-5, 6-8

    Pumpkin in the Pines offers a medley of fall fun from a pumpkin patch to a scavenger hunt to live

    Boo at the Zoo

    10/05 - 10/27

    Central LA

    $17+

    0-2, 3-5, 6-8

    The L.A. Zoo’s annual Halloween celebration includes a month of spooky tales, puppet shows, pu...

    Farmers Market Fall Festival

    10/15 - 10/16

    Central LA

    Free

    All Ages

    Join us for LA’s favorite country fair in the heart of the big city! On October 15 & 16, w...

    Kidspace Pumpkin Festival

    10/19 - 10/20

    San Gabriel Valley

    Free

    0-2, 3-5

    For the past 25 years, the Circle of Friends has proudly presented the Pumpkin Festival in Brookside...

    Calabasas Pumpkin Festival

    10/19 - 10/20

    San Fernando Valley

    $10

    0-2, 3-5, 6-8

    At the Calabasas Pumpkin Festival, you’ll find a pumpkin patch, professional pumpkin carving, ...

    Dia de los Muertos Celebration

    11/02

    Orange County

    $13.75

    0-2, 3-5

    Hola Amigos! Dia De Los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a Mexican holiday that celebrates loved ones...


Train Rides

    Irvine Park Railroad Pumpkin Patch

    09/14 - 10/31

    Orange County

    Free

    All Ages

    Irvine Park Railroad’s Pumpkin Patch is fun for the entire family. Come out and enjoy the many act...

    Pumpkinliner to the Patch Train Ride

    10/05 - 10/27

    San Fernando Valley

    $10-22

    3-5, 6-8, 9-12

    Round trip from Fillmore to the pumpkin patch. Ride a vintage train to pick the perfect Jack-o’-la...

    Pumpkin Patch Express

    10/12 - 10/27

    Riverside County

    $15-25

    0-2, 3-5, 6-8

    Enjoy a day of Family Halloween-Themed Fun! Get behind a real locomotive and take a Train Ride to ad...


Performances

    Bob Baker Halloween Spooktacular

    09/21 - 11/03

    Central LA

    $20

    0-2, 3-5

    Gather your goblins and ghoulies for a spooktacular holiday show! You’ll be delighted by this haun...

Parades

    Haute Dog Howloween Parade

    10/27

    South Bay

    Free

    0-2, 3-5, 6-8

    The Howloween Parade is set to include more than 500 costumed dogs and a few thousand dogless gawker...

    Pumpkin Race

    10/27

    South Bay

    Free

    3-5, 6-8

    Race a pumpkin down Manhattan Beach Boulevard and take part in the spectacle of the Manhattan Beach ...

Theme Parks

    Knott’s Spooky Farm

    09/28 - 10/31

    Orange County

    $43-$158

    3-5, 6-8, 9-12

    Enjoy the spooktacular Halloween season at Knott’s Spooky Farm, a family-friendly Halloween celebr...

    Brick or Treat

    09/28 - 10/26

    Orange County

    $54+

    3-5, 6-8

    The home of Halloween fun is filled with live entertainment, character meet and greets, a costume co...

    Scarium of the Pacific

    10/26 - 10/27

    South Bay

    $19.95+

    0-2, 3-5, 6-8

    Discover the creatures lurking in the depths at the Aquarium of the Pacific’s twentieth annual Sca...