We’re into the last quarter of the year and Fall is definitely here! It’s been a bit chilly this week, but the weekend is going to warm up nicely. Take a look at the weather forecast below and make some great plans for this weekend. Some of the activities happening include: Knotts Scary Farm, basketball and a BIG film festival in San Pedro.
Chance of Rain66/53
WHEN: October 4 & 5, 11AM – 5PM
WHERE: Torrance Art Museum (TAM)
3320 Civic Center Drive
Torrance, CA 90503
WHAT: True Believers is an exhibition featuring a artists from LA and beyond whose work finds involve or relate to science-fiction, horror films and comic books. The exhibition is an overlap in inspiration and imagination between an art fair and Comicon.
WHEN: October 5, 7PM
WHERE: Citizens Business Bank Arena
4000 East Ontario Center Parkway
Ontario, CA 91764
WHAT: 16-Time NBA Champions, the Los Angeles Lakers, return to Citizens Business Bank Arena! Five years ago, in 2008, the LA Lakers were the very first ticketed event at the NEW Entertainment ICON of the Inland Empire! Start getting fired up for another hot NBA season and come out Saturday for basketball action.
COST: $25, $45, $70, $95, $135, $285, $375
WHEN: October 6, 11AM
WHERE: Rainbow Harbor
200B Aquarium Way
Long Beach, CA 90802
WHAT: From Shoreline Village to the ocean breezes of Rainbow Harbor, solve challenging puzzles and tricky clues in this CityRace hunt along one of California’s most beautiful urban waterfronts. Discover the hidden treasures and lost secrets of Long Beach in this fun-filled and exciting oceanside adventure! This hunt is moderately challenging.
COST: $40 (Register for location/start details)
WHEN: All Weekend (actually all month), October 4 – 6
WHERE: Knotts Berry Farm
8039 Beach Boulevard
Buena Park CA 90620
WHAT: One of the scariest places you’ll ever see. It is quite possible that you will be so scared that you might need to bring a change of shorts. If you like scary clowns, freakish ghouls shuffling around and dimly lit areas with chains hanging and clanging, then Knotts Scary Farm is the attraction for you!
COST: Fri/Sun $42 & Sat $48, Parking $15+
WHEN: All Weekend, October 4 – 6
WHERE: Warner Grand Theater
478 West 6th Street
San Pedro, CA 90731
WHAT: This is the second annual SPIFFEST. The event will showcase the best in current independent cinema. All of this right here in the heart of San Pedro. Come out and be a part of film history in the making. View what could possibly be the next blockbuster movie and you’ll be able to say, “I’ve already seen it”.
COST: Ticket prices vary per screening, refer to the website for pricing details.
Comment below and let us know if these are the kinds of events that you like doing. Also, feel free to make suggestions for other weekend events that are coming down the pipe. Most importantly, have a great weekend and enjoy your time away from work!