Ventura County Events: 10/27-17 to 10/29/17
Looking for something to do this weekend, check out all the events happening this weekend: 10/27/17, 10/28/17 & 10/29/17
Harvest Show and Sale: Ventura County Handweavers and Spinners Guild presents its annual show and sale featuring weaving and spinning demonstrations, raffle baskets and fiber art and materials available for purchase. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 28, 2222 Ventura Blvd., Camarillo. For more information, visit venturaweavespin.com.
Chili Cook-Off: Ride On Therapeutic Horsemanship will host a Fall Fun Chili Cook-Off and Open House featuring a horse-themed pumpkin decorating contest, haunted barn walk, bobbing for apples, sack race, chili tasting and more. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 28, 401 Ronel Court, Newbury Park. Free. For more information, call 375-9078 or email [email protected]
Ventura Harbor Village Halloween: The waterfront village will host an afternoon of Halloween fun including a Kids Seaside Trick or Treat and record-breaking “Thriller” dance. 1-3 p.m. Oct. 28, 1583 Spinnaker Drive, Ventura. 477-0470; venturaharborvillage.com.
Fall Family Art Fest: Guests can meet local artists, get in touch with their creative sides and participate in a costume contest at this free hands-on art event. 1-4 p.m. Oct. 28, Camarillo Art Center, 3150 Ponderosa Drive, Camarillo. 445-7061; camarilloartcenter.org.
Halloween Haunt in the Park: The Oxnard Downtown Improvement District presents this family-friendly event featuring a costume contest, a Trick-or-Treat Village, bounce houses, face painting, hands-on crafts and more. 4-7 p.m. Oct. 28, Plaza Park, 500 South C St., Oxnard. For more information, visit downtownoxnard.org.
Ghostwalk: Presented annually to benefit the Santa Paula Theater Center, this hourlong guided tour takes participants through historic Santa Paula neighborhoods where they will encounter lost souls sharing the stories of their untimely demise. Through Oct. 29, S. Hallock Drive and CA-126, Santa Paula. $15 general admission, $8 students and children. 525-3073; ghostwalk.com.
Día de los Muertos Celebration: Visitors of all ages are invited to join a community-wide celebration of Día de los Muertos at four different Santa Paula locations, including California Oil Museum, Museum of Ventura County Agriculture Museum, Santa Paula Art Museum and Santa Paula Cemetery. This free event offers traditional craft making, music, Aztec and folklorico dancers, storytelling, and altar installations. Día de Los Muertos attire is encouraged. Oct. 29, various locations. For more information, visit santapaulaartmuseum.org/diadelosmuertos.
Día de los Muertos Festival: The Simi Valley Historical Society invites the public to attend its 3rd Annual Día de los Muertos Festival, this year featuring live music by Fredy Schiftan and Mariachi Camarillo, dance performances by Grupo Folklórico Viva México de Simi Valley, Ballet Folklórico Fiesta Mexicana and indigenous Aztec dancers from Danza Mexica Cuauhtemoc and storytelling with skits by True Thomas and Clau Orona. 2-7 p.m. Oct. 29, Strathearn Historical Park & Museum, 137 Strathearn Place, Simi Valley. $7 general admission, $5 children 5-12. 526-6453; svhs.ticketleap.com.