Savor Southern-meets-tropical fare and tiki-inspired bourbon cocktails at Texas Tiki Night at The Blind Pig in Rancho Santa Margarita.
Watch a free screening of “RBG” on the roof of Mess Hall Market.
Watch “Ghostbusters” at The District at Tustin Legacy and come in a costume to kick off the Halloween season.
Create an eco-friendly, fall-themed succulent centerpiece with pumpkins and drought-tolerant plants at Sherman Library and Gardens.
Shop from local artisans at Maker’s Mart, held at The Lab in Costa Mesa.
Head to Contra in Old Towne Orange for a cars and coffee event.
Experience Japanese culture at Taste of Japan, a pop-up street market at downtown Anaheim.
Enjoy free admission to Casa Romantica every first Sunday of the month. Kids can take part in a pumpkin scavenger hunt.
Sundays through Oct. 30
Grab beer and German-inspired bites at GameCraft Brewing for Oktoberfest Sundays.
Pose in front of the new mural dedicated to Chadwick Boseman at Downtown Disney.
Take your date out to Cafe Sevilla for the “Journey Through Spain” five course prix fixe dinner. cafesevilla.com/menu/journey-through-spain/
Take a ceramics class at Still Life Ceramics, a pop-up studio at Dana Point Harbor.
Check out Rodeo 39, Stanton’s newest food hall during its soft opening.
Stop by Buenas Coffee in Costa Mesa for the monthly brunch event with pop-up vendors, food trucks, and drink specials.
The last Wednesday of each month, enjoy a yoga class at Sherman Library and Gardens.
Oct. 5 to 9
Learn about local migratory birds with Irvine Ranch Conservancy’s virtual bird watching event on social media.
Take an outdoor calligraphy workshop at M. Lovewell in Santa Ana.