Special Events

Hollywood Farmers Market

Every Sun from 8am-1pm. Farmers, artisans, food vendors and entertainment. Ivar and Selma Avenue between Hollywood and Sunset, (323) 463-3171. www.seela.org

Walk of Fame Ceremonies

Check web for upcoming Walk of Fame ceremonies (323) 469-8311. www.walkoffame.com

The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Sept 19-Oct 26 Tony award winning play at Actor's Co-op. www.actorsco-op.org

Halloween Horror Nights

Select nights, Sept 19 thru Oct 19. Universal Studios Hollywood. Halloween Horror Nights" brings together the sickest minds in horror to immerse guests in the living, breathing, three-dimensional world of the most notorious and terrifying creatures.  5 terrifying mazes including brand new ""An American Werewolf in London," "Dracula, Untold," "Alien vs Predator," "The Purge Anarchy," and "SyFy's Face Off," and more.  www.halloweenhorrornights.com/hollywood

Low Hanging Fruit

Sept 20-Oct 26. World Premiere at Zephyr Theatre http://www.zephyrtheatre.com


Beyond Fest 2014

Sept 25 -Oct 5. Egyptian theatre. www.beyond-fest.com  


Sept 26 -Nov 1. West Coast premiere at Theatre of Note. www.theatreofnote.com

Haunted Hayride                                                               

Oct 3-Oct 31. Select nights at the Old Zoo in Griffith Park. Terrifying and awesome echoes from the riff. http://losangeleshauntedhayride.com

3rd Annual Sunset & Dine

Oct 2, 5-9 p.m. Taglyan Complex, 1201 Vine Street. Beer and wine, food samples from local restaurants, live music, and childrens' entertainment.  Benefits The Center at Blessed Sacrament homeless services.


Barnsdall Outdoor Movie Nights

Oct 4-Oct 25. Friday night modern classics and beverage tastings at Barnsdall Park. Doors open at 5:30pm. www.barnsdall.org

80th anniversary of the premiere of the 1934 version of CLEOPATRA

Oct 5, 8pm, Egyptian Theatre. Starring Claudette Colbert and directed by Cecil B. DeMille. The film is known for its slinky, risqué costumes. Girls Drawing Girls, an organization for women in animation and illustration will be putting together an art show which is themed with the show - Cleopatra inspired Pin Ups. There will be music and drinks after the screening. http://www.americancinemathequecalendar.com/egyptian_theatre_events

National Hispanic Heritage Month Brunch

Sat - Sun, Oct 4-5, 9am 1:00pm at Crossroads West Café. Reservations: (323) 495-4329 or e-mail catering@theautry.org

15th Annual Polish Film Festival  

Oct 7-16. Opening night at the Egyptian Theatre. Also at Laemmle's Sunset 5, 800 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood. www.polishfilmla.org 

The Hollywood Police Activities League 11th Annual Hollywood PAL Awards Benefit Gala

Oct 8, 6-9pm at the Taglyan Grand Ballroom. Themed all around Oktoberfest and will also celebrate the 100th anniversary of PAL, whose mission of keeping young people out of trouble by encouraging a trusting relationship between kids and police officers.  In true German form, the evening will feature German folk dancers, accordion music, oversized pretzels, a traditional German feast and indoor beer garden.  www.hollywoodpal.org


October 9-12, 2014, at the Egyptian Theatre

Presented by the American Cinematheque and  the Goethe-Institut Los Angeles

Join us for the eighth German Currents Showcase, featuring some of the best films of the past year from Germany and German-speaking neighbors Switzerland and Austria, including Germany's official Oscar submission BELOVED SISTERS and Austria's official Oscar submission THE DARK VALLEYhttp://www.goethe.de/ins/us/los/en11320821.htm

6th Annual Taste of Italy
Oct 11. 5-10pm. Little Italy. Presented by The Italian American Museum of Los Angeles, a premier cultural gastronomic event featuring award-winning restaurants and wineries, with fantastic entertainment in a spectacular setting.

Autry Explorers: Global Cardboard Challenge...Autry Style

Oct 12, 1-4pm. Use your imagination to transform stacks of cardboard into 3-D creations such as stagecoaches, horses, western town. http://theautry.org/programs

30th Annual AIDS Walk Los Angeles

Oct 12.  Raising vital funds for AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA) and other AIDS service organizations throughout Los Angeles County.  www.aidswalk.net

Scream Fest Horror Film Festival

Oct 14-23. TCL Chinese 6 Theatres. The largest and longest running horror film festival in the U.S.   screamfestla.com

Hollywood Film Festival

Oct 16-19. Arclight Cinema. Presents a unique combination of socially conscious filmmakers, emerging artists and master. hollywoodfest.com

October 16-19, 2014, at the Egyptian Theatre
Presented by the American Cinematheque in collaboration with The Institute of Cinematography and Audiovisual Arts of Spain (ICAA) of the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport and EGEDA (Audiovisual Producers Rights Management Association). 

2014 Fall Festival

October 18-19. Two day festival with live music, kid-friendly petting zoo, arts & crafts, and world-famous pie-eating contests at the Original Farmers Market. www.farmersmarketla.com

Eek! At the Greek

Oct 19, 7pm., Greek Theatre. Arthur B. Rubinstein , Symphony In The Glen and Nederlander Concerts will summon goblins, ghouls and all things ghostly for a symphonic Halloween extravaganza for the whole family. Safe trick-or-treating at 5:30pm in the Greek Theatre Plaza. http://www.greektheatrela.com/events/event_details.php?id=2786

The Gun Show

Oct 24 -Nov 30. West Coast premiere at Moving Arts Theatre. http://movingarts.org

West Hollywood Halloween Costume Carnaval

Oct 31, 6-11pm. Santa Monica Blvd. between Doheny Dr. to La Cienega Blvd. Free.  www.weho.org

Dia de Los Muertos

Nov 1, 12pm-midnight at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. A vibrant traditional procession in the home of Hollywood's Immortals with traditional Aztec blessings, regional musical dance performances, over 100 altars created by members of the community, costume contest for the best dressed Calaca (skeleton), children's arts project area presented by LACMA and tons of food vendors from around Los Angeles! www.ladayofthedead.com/

2014 Hollywood Music in Media Awards

Nov 4, 7pm. The Fonda. http://www.hmmawards.org/

AFI Fest

Nov 6-13. Chinese 6 Theatres and Egyptian Theatre. Annual celebration of international cinema from modern masters and emerging filmmakers. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recognizes AFI FEST as a qualifying festival for both Short Films categories of the annual Academy Awards®. www.afi.com

19th Annual International Family Film Festival

Nov 7-9. A screenplay competition and film competition. Raleigh Studios, Hollywood. www.iffilmfest.org

American Indian Arts Marketplace 2014

Nov 8 & 9, 10am-5pm. Southern California's largest Native American art show brings together more than 180 top Native Artists. Meet the artists to learn more about traditional and contemporary Native arts. TheAutry.org/Marketplace

24th Annual Zoo Photo Day

Nov 9th 7:30 am- 4pm. Hands-on workshops and staffed stations help novice photographers learn basics of wildlife photography at the L.A. Zoo. http://lazoo.org/events

American Road Documentary Screening

Nov 13, 6pm at the Autry.  A  feature documentary that delves into the artistic, musical, and literary resonances of the mystique of the road. It won Best Documentary at the AMFM Fest in 2013.  www.theautry.org


November 13-16, Egyptian and Aero Theatres Presented by the American Cinematheque in collaboration with Luce Cinecitta'. Join us at the Egyptian and Aero for our annual celebration of Italian cinema! There's something here for everyone, including several exciting U.S. premieres.  Cinema Italian Style

17th International Arpa Film Festival

Nov 14-16, Egyptian Theatre.Emphasis on filmmakers' unique artistic vision, cultural diversity and social understanding. Unique stories of the human spirit. www.ArpaFilmFestival.com

Possum Carcass

Nov 21-Dec 20. World premiere at Theatre of Note. www.theatreofnote.com

Hollywood Christmas Parade

Nov 30, 5:30-8pm. Hollywood Blvd to Vine St. to Sunset Blvd. Grandstand seats available. http://thehollywoodchristmasparade.org/grandstands