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Los Angeles

    ‘KING TUT: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh’ ‘KING TUT: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh’
    Mar. 24, 2018 - Jan. 6, 2019

    The California Science Center welcomes the largest King Tut exhibition ever in celebration of the 100-year anniversary of the tomb discovery. Boasting more than 150 artifacts from the pharaoh’s tomb, 40 percent of the items will be traveling…

    “Rick Bartow: Things You Know Cannot Explain” “Rick Bartow: Things You Know Cannot Explain”
    May. 12, 2018 - Jan. 6, 2019

    Transcending the notions of Western and Native art, explore the first major retrospective of contemporary artist Rick Bartow. The American artist, and member of the…

    LACMA 3D Double Vision Exhibition LACMA 3D Double Vision Exhibition
    Jul. 15, 2018 - Mar. 31, 2019

    The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) just opened its 3D: Double Vision exhibition offers a survey of the history of 3D artwork, tackling the nature of perception and our relationship with the technology that creates the images. See website for hours and ticket prices. 5905 Wilshire Blvd., L.A. lacma.org

    Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights
    Sep. 14, 2018 - Nov. 3, 2018

    The movie studio that invented the horror genre unveils all-new immersive worlds of terror created by some of the most twisted imaginations in film and TV. A Stranger Things haunted maze is new this year. See website for schedule and ticket prices. 7 p.m.-2 a.m. Universal Studios Hollywood, 100 Universal City Plaza, L.A., 800.864.8377. Tickets

    Sep. 27, 2018 - Nov. 4, 2018

    CREEP LA’s newest show takes place in a 60,000-square-foot-space transformed into an altered world where nightmares become reality. Each performance allows 25 brave souls inside an imagined universe. “AWAKE” is a fully engaging, multi-sensory, 75-minute walk-through experience within a dynamic and diverse environment of moody rooms, intimate encounters and terrifying scenarios. See website for showtimes and ticket prices. Row DTLA, 777 S. Alameda St., L.A. Tickets

    Queen Mary's Dark Harbor
    Sep. 27, 2018 - Nov. 2, 2018

    Darkness will once again descend upon the legendary Queen Mary in Long Beach with six mazes, private patios and four secret bars masked in menacing darkness waiting to be uncovered. See website for opening hours and ticket prices. 1126 Queens Hwy., Long Beach, 562.499.1739. queenmary.com

    Boo at the L.A. Zoo
    Oct. 1, 2018 - Oct. 31, 2018

    This Halloween season, the Los Angeles Zoo invites guests to feed their imaginations with skin-crawling fun and spooktacular learning throughout the entire month of October. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Activities are free with paid zoo admission. See website for schedule and prices. 5333 Zoo Dr., L.A., 323.644.4200. lazoo.org

    Mr. Bones Pumpkin Patch
    Oct. 5, 2018 - Oct. 30, 2018

    The family favorite Mr. Bones Pumpkin Patch is back for its 31st Halloween season with its famous Pumpkin Village, a “boo-tique” filled with Halloween favorites, a VIP area and incredible activities for all ages including multiple bounce houses, a petting zoo, food trucks and a robust roster of live entertainment. Su-Th 9 a.m.-8 p.m., F=Sa 9 a.m.-9 p.m. See website for ticket prices. 10100 Jefferson Blvd., Culver City, 310.276.9827. mrbones.com

    American Contemporary Ballet
    Oct. 12, 2018 - Oct. 31, 2018

    Anyone looking to up their Halloween game beyond haunted hayrides has a sophisticated alternative. American Contemporary Ballet presents Burlesque and Inferno. The program features the world premiere of Burlesque, a new ballet by ACB Artistic Director Lincoln Jones to a score commissioned from Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Charles Wuorinen. Paired with ACB’s haunting Inferno, it’s a thrilling, chilling Halloween double feature that unfolds in an L.A. skyscraper surrounded by 360-degree city views. See website for showtimes and ticket prices. 700 S. Flower St. 32nd Floor, L.A., 213.878.9020. abcdances.

    Pumpkin Nights at Pomona Fairplex
    Oct. 12, 2018 - Nov. 4, 2018

    The outdoor, family-friendly pumpkin festival Pumpkin Nights immerses guests in a half-mile walking path of over 3,000 hand-carved synthetic and real pumpkins, larger-than-life displays and multi-sensory experiences including fire dancers and more. 5 p.m.-10 p.m. See website for ticket prices. Pomona Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona. Tickets

    Los Angeles Cancer Challenge
    Oct. 21, 2018

    Nearly 3,000 people dressed in costumes are expected to participate in the 21st annual L.A. Cancer Challenge 5K charity race benefiting pancreatic cancer research. Participants will walk or run the 5K course to show unity in finding a cure for a disease that has the highest mortality rate of all major cancers and is the 3rd leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the U.S. 7:30 a.m. See website for registration fees. Wilson Plaza, UCLA, 120 Westwood Plaza, L.A., 310.473.5121. lacancerchallenge.com

    Marina Spooktacular Marina Spooktacular
    Oct. 27, 2018 - Oct. 28, 2018

    The Marina Spooktacular kid-friendly festival on the Los Angeles waterfront features costume contests, participatory dance events, arts and crafts and more. Daytime activities include carnival games, face painting, bounce houses, pumpkin carving and more but when night falls, the park evolves into a field of frights with tours of L.A’s only haunted pirate ships recommended for teens and adults. Free. Burton Chace Park, 13650 Mindanao Way, Marina Del Rey, 424.526.7900. visitmarinadelrey.com