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The Best Things To Do in Fall in Los Angeles and Southern California

Fall in Los Angeles is the perfect time of year. The weather is perfect, which means there are many fun events happening all over town to enjoy fall, prepare for Thanksgiving and get ready for the holidays. Make sure and check out our Events Calendar to find out what’s happening every day of the week.

The Best Things to Do With Kids in Los Angeles This Fall

Fall is a great time to be in Los Angeles. Check out our guide for things to do for Thanksgiving and beyond. (photos by Yvonne Condes except for the turkey, which is courtesy of Descanso Gardens)

Things to do in Los Angeles with Kids During Thanksgiving Week 

Whether you’re staying in town or visiting Los Angeles for the first time, you’ll find a fun activity to occupy every day of Thanksgiving week.

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The Best Fall Events in Los Angeles and Southern California

From Pumpkin Patches to Harvest Festivals to Corn Mazes, there are so many things to do in Los Angeles to Celebrate Fall.

Underwood Family Farms Harvest Festival is one of the many fun things to do this weekend in Los Angeles with kids.

Where to go Apple Picking in Southern California 

Apple Picking season starts around Labor Day and ends at Thanksgiving. There’s nothing better than picking your own apples to make fresh apple pie. Find out where to pick apples just a car ride away in the Los Angeles area.

Riley's Farm is one of the fun places to go apple picking in California. (photo courtesy of Riley's Farm

Photo courtesy of Riley’s Farm

Best Places to Experience Fall in Southern California

We may not have a traditional fall season in LA, but there are ways to celebrate the changing season. Just a few miles away from Los Angeles you can be in a different world. Families can go on hikes to see leaves changing colors, go apple picking or smell pine trees.
Malibu Creek State Park

Where to go for Thanksgiving Dinner in Los Angeles 

If you don’t feel like cooking this year, don’t worry; there are many fabulous Los Angeles restaurants that will serve your family a fantastic Thanksgiving meal.

Where to Get Thanksgiving Takeout Dinner in Los Angeles

What would be better than having Thanksgiving Dinner at home? Having someone else make it for you? Here are some fantastic options for Thanksgiving Take Out Dinner.

Thanksgiving To Go at Botega Louie

The Best Pie Shops in Los Angeles 

It’s not Thanksgiving without a slice (or two) of Pie! You can stop at one of these locations or order your pie to take home for Thanksgiving dinner.

Atticus Creamery and Pie Shop is just one of the great places to order pies for the holidays in Los Angeles.

Thanksgiving Break Camps

Not everyone can take the entire week off like to stay home with the kids during Thanksgiving break. Check out this great list of camps that will help you and entertain the kids.

Thanksgiving Camps in Los Angeles

The Best Places to do Good This Thanksgiving 

There are a lot of people in Los Angeles that need help this holiday season. Here is our list of ways to help people in need this Thanksgiving.

There are many ways to help out during the holidays including volunteer at the VA in Westwood

8 Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids 

Younger kids will love these simple crafts go get ready for Thanksgiving.

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