FRIDAY: Local bands The Scabs, Beer Crisis, The Derty, OCA and Driven Out perform at Blue Café, 17208 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. The show starts at 8 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.bluecafelive.com.
SATURDAY: Moiola K-8 School, 9790 Finch Ave., Fountain Valley, hosts the Moiola Mustang Madness Carnival from noon to 5 p.m., featuring games, a 50/50 raffle, a rock climbing wall, inflatable obstacle courses, kid's crafts, face painting, yummy food and exciting exhibitors. Admission is free. Tickets are $1 each, 12 for $10, and 25 for $20. Wristbands that allow unlimited access to the games, the rock climbing wall and inflatable obstacle courses are available for $20 each.
SUNDAY: Children and their families can go trick-or-treating on Main Street in Huntington Beach (pictured) from 5 to 8:30 p.m. The free event features candy booths, petting zoo, Ferris wheel, pumpkin carving, costume contests and more.
Interfaith Open House
The Greater Huntington Beach Interfaith Council invites the community to a free educational Interfaith Open House spotlighting "Mormon Beliefs, Practices and Culture" from 7 to 8 p.m. at the LDS chapel at 5402 Heil Ave., Huntington Beach. The program includes an overview, Q&A, music by the Crescendos, a church building tour and interfaith fellowship over refreshments. For more information, call (714) 848-0860.
The 34th annual Oktoberfest is at Old World Village, 7561 Center Ave., Huntington Beach. Festivities take place from 6:30 to 10 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday,
6:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call (714) 895-8020 or visit http://www.oldworld.ws.
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
'Arsenic & Old Lace'
BC Playhouse presents Joseph Kesselring's comedy "Arsenic & Old Lace." Both shows start at 7 p.m. on the campus of Brethren Christian High School, 21141 Strathmoor Lane, Huntington Beach. Tickets are $10. For more information, visit http://www.bcplayhouse.net.
Electronic Waste Drive
Calvary Baptist Church, 8281 Garfield Ave., is accepting all unused, nonworking or outdated electronic goods, but no large appliances like washers or dryers, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, call (714) 962-6860.
The Alzheimer's Assn., presents a legal workshop on planning for long-term care at 5:30 p.m. at Alzheimer's Family Services Center, 9451 Indianapolis Ave., Huntington Beach. There is no cost to attend. For more information, call (949) 757-3703.
'Daughters Break the Rules'
Joanna Philbin, Regis Philbin's daughter and a former TV and feature screenwriter, will read and sign "Daughters Break the Rules," the second entry in "The Daughters" series, at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 7881 Edinger Ave. No. 110, Huntington Beach.
'The Three Kings'
Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez, author of "Dirty Girls on Top," will discuss and sign her new book, "The Three Kings: A Christmas Dating Story" at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 7881 Edinger Ave. No. 110, Huntington Beach.
Take Me Out To The Library
The Friends of the Library will sponsor a baseball-themed evening with authors Jesse Katz, "The Opposite Field"; Robert Goldman, "Once They Were Angels"; and John Klima, "Willie's Boys: The 1948 Birmingham Black Barons" at the Huntington Beach Central Library. Light refreshments will be served. Reservations are requested by Nov. 8. Cost is $10 per person. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., with the program starts at
7 p.m. Walk-ins may be welcomed, but call first. For more information, call (714) 375-8429.
Casino Game Night
The Huntington Beach High School Educational Foundation is hosting a Casino Game Night at Meadowlark Golf Club, 16785 Graham St., Huntington Beach, to raise funds for new math technology and score boards for the new fields. Tickets are $45 per person (including dinner). For more information contact (714) 536-1448 or visit http://www.hboilers.com.
'Girl's Best Friend'
Children's author Leslie Margolis will read and sign "Girl's Best Friend," a Maggie Brooklyn Mystery, at 6:30 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 7881 Edinger Ave. No. 110, Huntington Beach. Margolis is also the author of "Boys Are Dogs."
'SoulPancake: Chew on Life's Big Questions'
Rainn Wilson, star of "The Office," will discuss and sign his new book, "SoulPancake: Chew on Life's Big Questions" at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 7881 Edinger Ave. No. 110, Huntington Beach.
Kat Von D, star of TLC's "LA Ink," will sign her new book, "Tattoo Chronicles" at 6 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 7881 Edinger Ave. No. 110, Huntington Beach. This is a wristband event. Attendees
must have a book and receipt to get in signing line. Wristbands
will be distributed beginning at