Thursday, October 23, 2008
BORREGO SPRINGS -
Borrego Days Desert Festival. Event includes a Huell Howser meet
and greet on the 23rd. A trailblazing reception with BBQ, beer
and wine offers an evening of fun. Location: Borrego Springs
Performing Arts Center, Borrego Springs, CA. Cost: $5.
Gyro's 4D Fear
Factory. This Halloween Haunt is just what you need to
launch your celebrating. Time: 7 - 10 p.m. Cost: $23.99.
Location: Waterworld California, 1950 Waterworld Parkway,
Concord, CA. Call: (866) 901-FEAR (3327). 3dfearfactory.com
FULLERTON - Haunted Fullerton Walking Tour. Explore
Fullerton’s ghostly history in this 2½ hour guided tour of the
downtown. Tours begin at 6:00pm and include approximately 1.5
miles of walking. Tours not recommended for children under 13.
Sponsored by Fullerton Museum, pre registration is required is
required. Time: 6 - 8:30 p.m. Call (714) 738-6545.
HUNTINGTON BEACH -
Old World Village Oktoberfest. A Bavarian band, live
entertainment, German foods served and beers on tap, plus the
pretty "shot" girls and a large dance floor for Chicken Dance.
Sunday afternoons are Family Day with the Bouncy House for kids.
Location: 7571 Center Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714)
- Pumpkin Patch.
A huge pumpkin patch and train ride are part of the fun in this
3rd annual event that includes train rides, hay rides, a haunted
house, pony rides, thousands of pumpkins and more. Admission
into the pumpkin patch is FREE. Prices for other activities
vary. Location: Irvine Regional Park, 1 Irvine Park Rd., Orange,
CA. Cars are charged $3 parking. irvineparkrailroad.com
PACIFIC PALISADES -
and Roman Spirit Exhibit. The Society of Dilettanti takes
delight in sex and the finer things in life at The Getty Villa.
Open Thursday-Monday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Reservations required,
but admission is free. Parking fee: $10/car. Location:
17985 Pacific Coast Highway, Pacific Palisades, CA. getty.edu.
Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze at Peltzer Farms. Open daily 9 a.m.
to 8 p.m. Located 6 miles east of 1-15, take Rancho California
Road Exit to Calle Contento. Peltzer Farms, 39925 Calle
Contento, Temecula, CA 92591. Call: (951) 695-1115.
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