An Awesome Autumn

From fall festivities to haunted happenings, there are plenty of events around Valencia to check out with the whole family this season.


Haunted Jailhouse

Santa Clarita Sheriff’s Office

Kids of all ages will enjoy outdoor games, activities, entertainment and food. Don’t miss this great Santa Clarita tradition!


Gilchrist Farm Harvest Festival & Pumpkin Patch

Gilchrist Farm, September 29 through October 31

Each weekend, there’s a fun-filled lineup of activities and vendors, including a straw-bale maze, wagon rides, pony rides, face painting, pumpkin decorating, live entertainment, fall farm crafts and more!


Six Flags Magic Mountain Fright Fest

Six Flags Magic Mountain, varying dates until October 28

Be prepared to be scared as zombies and ghouls take over the park. Fright Fest offers terrifying haunted mazes, roaming zombies, the scariest clowns on the planet and spooky shows.


Santa Clarita Oktoberfest

Wolf Creek Brewery, October 19 at 7pm and October 20 at 6pm

A variety of German-style beers, German foods, music and games will complete your Munich-in-the-Santa Clarita Valley experience.


Prehistoric Aquarium Adventure

Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center, October 20 at 1pm and 5pm

Actors, technology, puppets, science and imagination create an amazing visual experience that connects young audiences to the real science of paleontology.


Underwater Pumpkin Carving

Santa Clarita Aquatic Center, October 20 at 6pm

Watch certified SCUBA dive teams create underwater masterpieces in the depths of the aquatics diving pool while you enjoy games and trick-or-treating around the pool.


Trunk or Treat

Valencia United Methodist Church, October 24 at 6pm

Free and open to the community, this event is for kids through sixth grade and features games, a DJ, crafts, a maze and, of course, candy. Come to the parking lot to see the decorated cars and trucks.


The Rocky Horror Picture Show

The Main, October 26 and October 27 at 11:30pm

Let’s do the time warp again for the 1975 cult classic The Rocky Horror Picture Show. Don’t miss two screenings of this musical science fiction comedy horror film.


Santa Clarita Marathon

Westfield Valencia Town Center, November 3 at 7am

The Santa Clarita Marathon, which is an official qualifying race for the Boston Marathon, will include a Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K run, 5K run and Mayor’s Walk.


Pirate & Craft Beer Festival

Vista Valencia Golf Course, November 10 at 12pm

Live the pirate’s life with free unlimited craft beer tastings, live entertainment, art vendors and more! You’ll want to dress to impress.