Fright Night: Lights On Party
Get a behind-the-scenes look at the inner workings of a haunted house before screaming bloody murder at a graveyard bash.
Devilish dawgz: Award-winning Haunted Dawgz will be slingin’ horror-themed hot dogs—go for their signature werewolf dog.
Fri 6:30p. Fremont Center Theater, 1000 Fremont Ave., S. Pasadena (626-765-7036). $30-50 here.
Michelin Man: Chef Collaboration Tribute Dinner
Feed your date Japanese delicacies—lotus root mochi, anyone?—prepared by CHAYA’s Michelin-starred chefs.
Language lesson: After dinner, impress her by shouting “gochiso-sama deshita!” (“It was quite a feast!”)
Fri-Sat; first seating 6:30p. CHAYA Brasserie Beverly Hills, 8741 Alden Dr., Mid-City West (310-859-8833). $155, $40 wine pairings; reservations required.
Comics on the Pier: Festival Supreme
Zach Galifianakis, Reggie Watts, and Adam Sandler lead the A-list lineup at this epic comedy event.
Comic relief: When you need a break—if you need one—tix include unlimited arcade game plays.
Sat 3p. Santa Monica Pier, 200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica (310-458-8900). $99 here.
Epicurean Extravaganza: The Food Event by LA Magazine
No, you haven't had too much wine, that's a zebra. They'll be roaming the ranch while you nosh on gourmet bites.
Patch werk: Take your girl on a bike ride at the Pomona pumpkin festival, and get lost in the corn maze.
Sun 2-5p. Saddlerock Ranch, 31727 Mulholland Hwy., Malibu (818-889-0008). $120-135 here.