Global Gathering: Culture Collide Festival
Catch headliners The Raveonettes and Liars among 100+ bands from 24 countries at Filter Magazine’s three-day throwdown.
Liquor learnin': Line up for shots of the bands' favorite booze at Spirits of the World.
Today-Sat. Various venues in Echo Park; full schedule. $30 here.
Makers Market: Artisanal LA Fall Show
Stop by chef-led workshops while snacking your way through this showcase of 150+ local food, drink, and houseware vendors.
30-minute musicals: Score points with your date at song-filled half-hour versions of Halloween classics Ghostbusters and Teen Witch.
Sat-Sun 11a-6p. LA Mart, 1933 Broadway, Downtown (213-763-5801). $10-15 here.
Dead Ringers: Poltergeist Drive-In Screening
See why building houses on cemeteries is a bad idea at this rare daylight drive-in showing of the 1982 supernatural thriller.
Identity crisis: Alternately, get spooked by a classic Hitchcockian horror while stuffed by 10+ food trucks.
Sat 4:30p. LA Trade Tech College, 400 W. Washington Blvd., South LA (213-763-7000). $10-15 here.
Suds ‘n’ Sweets: Treatoberfest
Test out your Sharknado costume early while trick-or-treating for gourmet sweets and tasty Angel City Brewery beers.
License to drink: No DDs necessary. Tickets include $20 Uber credits.
Sat 5p. Angel City Brewery, 216 S. Alameda St., Downtown (213-622-1261). $15-30 here.