Pumpkin Nights Festival in Pomona

October 12 – November 4: Pumpkin Nights offers nightly entertainment, in addition to the Pumpkin Magic, including fire breathers, dancers and pumpkin artists. Explore eight different pumpkin-themed lands, then experience the Spirit of Pumpkins fire show, demonstrations by professional pumpkin artists, and more adventures. Little pumpkinheads can embark on a scavenger hunt, dig for treasure in Pumpkin Pirate Cove, catch a screening of Coco, or get their face painted. Festival fare provided by local food trucks is also available for purchase, then warm up with a mug of hot chocolate, swig of apple cider, or adult beverage. Nightly, 5-10 p.m. Purchase tickets on their website ahead of time as prices at the door are higher; family packages available. Pomona Fairplex.

1101 W McKinley Ave., Pomona