Upcoming Events

Paper Wing Theatre: The Rocky Horror Show

 
10/19 - 10/21
 
$25
 
Paper Wing Theatre Company

When all life's negativity wears you down, give yourself a break and come play at Paper Wing Theatre Company's production of The Rocky Horror Show. Performances are scheduled on Thursdays and Fridays at 8pm and Saturdays at 8pm and midnight, October 5-28. Bring your squirt gun, rice, and fishnets and sing along with all of your favorite songs!

Multi-day event ending on Sat Oct 21, 2017

Union Yoga: Mindful Spine Workshop

 
10/21/17
 
 
Union Yoga

Union Yoga hosts a Mindful Spine Workshop taught by Conna-Lee Weinberg on October 21 and 22. In this workshop, we'll begin to learn how to “self direct” your spine and experience how it can, with ease, adjust your alignment...

2017 Oktoberfest Fun Run/Walk- 10K, 5K & Kids' Dash

 
10/21/17
 
$42 Adult, $22 under 20, $10 under 6
 
Campbell Park

Stride into the Campbell Oktoberfest weekend with this family-friendly event featuring a 10K, 5K, and new 250-yard Kids' Dash. Come out laden in lederhosen with your family and friends, and enjoy the courses along the popular Los Gatos Creek Trail. Register by October 13 to receive an official Campbell Oktoberfest Gordon Biersch festival stein and race shirt.

Oktoberfest in Downtown Campbell 2017

 
10/21/17
 
FREE
 
Downtown Campbell

Saturday and Sunday (rain or shine): Join us as we welcome fall and celebrate the harvest season with Campbell Oktoberfest, hosted by the Campbell Chamber of Commerce. It's an entire weekend of live music, tasty food, arts & crafts galore, a kids zone and, of course, it wouldn't be Oktoberfest without beer.

Lower Presidio Historic Park Walking Tour: Focus on Junipero Serra

 
10/21/17
 
$20/$15
 
Presidio of Monterey Museum

On the third Saturday of every month at 10am, Monterey Bay historian and author Tim Thomas offers a two-hour Lower Presidio Historic Park Walking Tour. Today's tour will focus on the history of Junipero Serra in Monterey County. Tours meet in front of the Presidio of Monterey Museum. Reservations required. $20 for adults, $15 for kids (age 10-15).

Campbell Avenue History Walk

 
10/21/17
 
Free
 
Blue Line Pizza

For our next Campbell Avenue History Walk, historian and museum staff member, Barney Terrell, will lead a discussion of Campbell Avenue's historic buildings, architecture, and the people who owned these structures.

This event is free and open to anyone...

Campbell Con 2017

 
10/21/17
 
$11
 
Campbell Community Center

Campbell Con is the only fan based Comic Con in the South Bay and on its third year celebrating all things pop culture from comic books, film, anime, video games, and more. This year's event will feature exclusive panels and a retro video game room with over 4000 games.

Cloth Diapering Options

 
10/21/17
 
 
Tiny Tots Parent Resource Center

Not sure what you're doing for diapers? Along with hands-on diapering instruction, learn about all the different cloth diapering options including the different styles & types, fabric choices and price ranges.

$20 per family (up to 2 people). Please...

Dunk A Cop - Campbell Police Foundation Fundraiser

 
10/21/17
 
 
Downtown Campbell

Come downtown this Saturday to Dunk A Cop at Oktoberfest to raise money for the Campbell Police Foundation from noon till 4pm!

If you can't make it to the event please support the Campbell Police Foundation here:
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Venture Gallery: Ikebana Demonstration

 
10/21/17
 
free
 
Venture Gallery

Venture Gallery hosts an ikebana demonstration on Saturday, October 21, 12pm-3pm, in honor of our 3D Artists Show. Join us and learn about the beautiful art of Japanese flower arrangement.

Venture Gallery's 3D Artists Show, featuring the work of...

Meet The Doulas

 
10/21/17
 
$15
 
Tiny Tots Parent Resource Center

Wondering what a doula is? Join other new and expectant parents at Meet the Doulas to learn the answers to questions about birth and postpartum doula services.

Kids Canvas Night

 
10/21/17
 
$40
 
The Art Beat

Kid's Canvas Night the third Saturday of every month. This is a drop-off, fun night for kids only with pizza, beverages, and awesomeness provided! Our Canvas Nights are an actual learning experience at a real Art Studio.

Tipperary at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/21/17
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge presents an evening of live music featuring Tipperary on Saturday, October 21 at 6pm. Tipperary is a lively band comprised of five musicians from different musical backgrounds, all of whom love the Celtic tradition: Shirley Tofte...

Caffe Trieste Presents Hannah Smalltree

 
10/21/17
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste and Kiki Wow present Hannah Smalltree , a soulful songwriter who sings and plays ukulele. Her performances featuring favorite covers, new originals, and random requests from a wide variety of genres - soul, blues, rock, hip-hop, and more!

Carolina Lugo's & Carolé Acuña's Ballet Flamenco

 
10/21/17
 
Adults $21 with two drink or food order
 
Peña Pachamama

Brace yourself for sultry Spanish night when the floor burns with pulsating sounds of footwork, song, castanets, syncopated hand clapping and guitar for a riveting display of this true Spanish art form. A mother & daughter duo, Carolina’s y Carole’s,...

Carolina Lugo's & Carolé Acuña's Ballet Flamenco

 
10/21/17
 
Adults $21 show $16 children/student w/I
 
Pena Pachamama

Every Saturday Night

Are you in need of a sultry Spanish night or a bohemian adventure? So brace yourself for a night when the well worn hardwood floors of Pachamama resonate with the pulsating sounds of footwork, song, castanets,...

Oktoberfest in Downtown Campbell 2017

 
10/22/17
 
FREE
 
Downtown Campbell

Saturday and Sunday (rain or shine): Join us as we welcome fall and celebrate the harvest season with Campbell Oktoberfest, hosted by the Campbell Chamber of Commerce. It's an entire weekend of live music, tasty food, arts & crafts galore, a kids zone and, of course, it wouldn't be Oktoberfest without beer.

Jewelry: Soldering 101

 
10/22/17
 
$45
 
A Work of Heart

Learn the basics of soldering with lead free solder as you create a sweet jewelry pendant. We will cover safety, tape application, melting solder to copper tape with a soldering iron (not a torch) & attaching jumprings with solder. Each...

Author J.T. Westfield at Old Capitol Books

 
10/22/17
 
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books welcomes local author J.T. Westfield to discuss and sign copies of his books Eye Contact: The Book of Helga and CutThroat . Eye Contact is the true story of Helga Wallnau Burch about her harrowing escape from the SS in Berlin during November 1938. There will be a multimedia presentation with video from Westfield's original interview with Helga.

Discussion & Potluck: "Travel Tricks and Treats"

 
10/23/17
 
free
 
Monterey Hostel

The Monterey Hostel is hosting a free potluck and discussion entitled Travel Tricks and Treats . Savor fun and food flavored with Halloween and the Day of the Dead celebrations, as well as traditions from the "old world" and the new. Dress up or dress down. The optional potluck will begin at 6pm, the discussion will begin at 6:45pm. Everyone is welcome!

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
10/24/17
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market takes place rain or shine every Tuesday. Hours are 4pm-7pm, October through April, and 4pm-8pm, May through September. Strolling along the three and a half blocks of Alvarado Street, you can find organic...

Bamboo Reef Halloween Dive Trip to the Channel Islands

 
10/25/17
 
 
Bamboo Reef Dive Shop

Join Bamboo Reef for our annual Halloween Dive Trip! Besides the spectacular diving the Northern Channel Islands has to offer, we'll have an underwater pumpkin carving contest, lobster and scallop hunting, and a costume contest. Transportation, a comfortable bunk, all meals, and unlimited diving is included. You will need to provide your own dive gear including tank, weights and weight belt. Sign up today!

Dance to Thriller!

 
10/25/17
 
FREE
 
Adira Dance and Costume

Every Wednesday leading up to Friday, October 27th, there will be a free workshop at Adira Dance and Costume in San Jose to teach people the Michael Jackson Thriller dance routine. On the big night, there will be a Zombie Crawl in Downtown Campbell with multiple group performances of the Thriller dance.

Wire Wrapping 101

 
10/26/17
 
$45 - $50
 
A Work of Heart

Wire wrapping is an essential technique in jewelry creating. Learn how to wrap wire & beads, creating a charming bracelet & matching set of earrings.

Kit Includes: 2 ear wires, wire, beads (student choice $5 & under), heart or...

Surreal Scare at Dali17

 
10/26/17
 
 
Dali17 at the Museum of Monterey

Dali17 invites you to join us for a hallucinatory head trip about a schoolgirl who travels with six classmates to her ailing aunt’s creaky country home and comes face-to-face with evil spirits, a demonic house cat, a bloodthirsty piano, and...

Paper Wing Theatre: The Rocky Horror Show

 
10/26 - 10/28
 
$25
 
Paper Wing Theatre Company

Paper Wing Theatre Company brings back the ultimate rock musical hit, The Rocky Horror Show. Performances are scheduled on Thursdays and Fridays at 8pm and Saturdays at 8pm and midnight, October 5-28. Grab your squirt gun, rice, and fishnets and come sing along with all of your favorite songs.

Multi-day event ending on Sat Oct 28, 2017

Spooky Night 2017 at the Campbell Museum

 
10/27/17
 
Free
 
Campbell Historical Museum

This year's 15th annual Spooky Night will run from 2 to 6 PM on Friday, October 27th. All of the museum's exhibits will be open for trick-or-treating, Halloween games, arts and crafts, music and family-friendly crafts. Costumes are encouraged!

Caffe Trieste Presents Karrie Parish Anderson

 
10/27/17
 
donation
 
Caffe Trieste

Caffe Trieste and Kiki Wow present Karrie Pavish Anderson on Friday, October 27, 6:30pm-9:30pm. Donations are gratefully accepted.

Galena, Alaska, a remote village on the Yukon River, might seem an unlikely locale for a singer-songwriter with an active touring...

Zombie Crawl in Downtown Campbell

 
10/27/17
 
Free
 
Downtown Campbell

Adira Dance and Costume in San Jose will be organizing a Zombie Crawl in Downtown Campbell that will feature multiple performances of the "Thriller" dance from Michael Jackson's Thriller video.

Bella's Studio: Decorated Dish Towel Workshop

 
10/28/17
 
$35
 
Bella's Studio

Bella's Studios presents make-and-take workshops! On Saturday, October 28, we'll decorate dish towels (they make great gifts). There are two sessions from which to choose: 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm. Each session is limited to 4 students for maximum personal attention. Fee...

Self Care for All Meet-Up

 
10/28/17
 
Free
 
Tiny Tots Diaper Service

From holiday blues to bloating, the holidays present us with health challenges besides the good times. Hence we decide to focus on learning self-care skills to prepare us for the holidays in our October and November meeting for our meetup.

Author Edward Moncrief at Old Capitol Books

 
10/28/17
 
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books welcomes author Edward Moncrief on Saturday, October 28 at 2pm to discuss and sign copies of his new novel, Raising the Blackbirds , a historical fiction about immigrant farm workers, set in the Salinas Valley during the...

Ninth Annual Children's Trick-or-Treat on Lighthouse

 
10/28/17
 
free
 
Lighthouse District

On Saturday, October 28, Lighthouse District shops, restaurants, and boutiques will be open and welcoming little goblins with special treats, 2pm-5pm, rain or shine! So dress up the kids, get in the spirit, and come on down with your family to enjoy a fun and safe time in the community.

All businesses handing out candy will be located on Lighthouse Avenue in New Monterey between Reeside and David and will have a Lighthouse Halloween poster displayed in the window.

Aquarium Member Event: Halloween Dinner & Dance Party 2017

 
10/28/17
 
 
Monterey Bay Aquarium

Members of Monterey Bay Aquarium are invited to the Aquarium's annual Halloween Dance Party. Put on your costume and join the skeletons and sea stars, black cats and bat rays for an evening of haunted activities and ghostly good times for all ages.

Simply Smashing Tea Party Soiree

 
10/28/17
 
Free
 
Simply Smashing!

Meet local artist, Tulio Flores, as his spectacular "Tea Party" art installation comes to a close at our boutique.

A Simply Smashing soiree, indeed!

Refreshments will be served, but of course :)

Halloween Trash Bash at Bon Ton L'Roy's

 
10/28/17
 
$5
 
Bon Ton L'Roy's Lighthouse Smokehouse

American Trashbird Presents the 2nd Annual Halloween Trash Bash, a costume party hosted by Bon Ton L'Roy's Lighthouse Smokehouse. The band American Trashbird, with support from local guest musicians, will be performing originals, covers, and eclectic rock jams. Bon-Ton L’Roy’s will offer drink specials all night. $5 cover charge - all ages welcome. Dress in your Halloween finest!