What do Kim Kardashian, Ryan Reynolds, Katy Perry, John Mayer, and Zac Efron all have in common? Well, a few things. But, let's go with the fact that they've all got October birthdays. Sure, it's random... but, come on! That alone (plus a little something called Halloween) proves that October is a mighty powerful month.
And, the excitement doesn't end there. There's a ton of amazing stuff happening in L.A. this month, and we came up with a list that's sure to make even the Debbie Downers of the bunch want to smile. From an exhibition featuring major pop culture memorabilia (like the original ruby slippers from The Wizard of Oz) to the two raddest concerts, we've rounded up the 18 events that prove October in L.A. is the best. Click ahead and make sure to make notes in your calendar, because nobody deserves to come down with mean case of FOMO.