Upcoming Events

Paper Wing Theatre: The Rocky Horror Show 2019

 
10/17 - 10/20
 
$28
 
Paper Wing Theatre Company

Paper Wing Theatre Company joyfully presents The Rocky Horror Show. Performances are scheduled October 10 - November 10 on Thursdays and Fridays at 8pm, Saturdays at 8pm and midnight, Sundays at 7:30pm, and on Halloween at midnight. Grab your squirt gun, rice, and fishnets and come sing along with all of your favorite songs!

Multi-day event ending on Sun Oct 20, 2019

Community Center Trip: Champagne Brunch & SF Bay Cruise

 
10/19/19
 
$163
 
Scholze Park Community Center

Scholze Park Community Center is coordinating a group to attend a champagne brunch cruise on San Francisco Bay aboard the California Hornblower. Enjoy great food, champagne, live music, and the most stunning views in town. Fee is $163. Registration deadline is September 3.

2019 Oktoberfest Fun Run/Walk- 10K, 5K & Kids' Dash

 
10/19/19
 
$45 Adult, $25 19 &under, $10 Kids' Dash
 
Campbell Park

Stride into the Campbell Oktoberfest weekend with this family-friendly event featuring a 10K, 5K, and 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 11 to receive an official Campbell Oktoberfest Festival stein and race shirt.

Lower Presidio Historic Park Walking Tour: "From Serra to Sloat"

 
10/19/19
 
$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 fascinating history of Lower Presidio Historic Park from Saint Serra to Commodore Sloat. Tours meet in front of the Presidio of Monterey Museum. Reservations required. $20 for adults, $15 for kids (age 10-15).

Oktoberfest in Downtown Campbell 2019

 
10/19/19
 
FREE
 
Downtown Campbell

Saturday (10am-6pm) and Sunday (10am-5pm): 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.

Saturday Family Story Time at the Campbell Library

 
10/19/19
 
Free
 
Campbell Library

For all ages, lots of movement and group participation. A fun time for the whole family! Weekly. On the September 14th date, there'll be a special "Get Curious with Curious George" storytime and activity.

Dunk a Cop Fundraiser at Oktoberfest

 
10/19/19
 
$5
 
Downtown Campbell

Come Dunk-a-Cop for a good cause at Oktoberfest! $5 gets you three attempts to Dunk a Cop with proceeds going toward the Campbell Police Foundation.

Campbell Police officers will be in the tank and sometimes local dignitaries will take...

Dali's Alley at The Dali Expo

 
10/19/19
 
free
 
The Dali Expo

The Dali Expo presents Dali's Alley. Discover over a dozen different vendors selling a variety of crafts - everything from fine art, jewelry, and books, to clothing, soaps, and more.

Portola Hotel & Spa Paw-ty: Dog Adoption Day & Evening Charity Dinner

 
10/19/19
 
 
Portola Hotel & Spa

Portola Hotel & Spa is proud to partner with Titos Vodka to create a Paw-ty to benefit the local nonprofit Animal Friends Rescue Project on Saturday, October 19. We'll have family activities and entertainment and a dog and kitten adoption...

Dried Wreath Workshop

 
10/19/19
 
$65
 
Petite Petal Co.

In this class you will learn to create your own wreath with a variety of dried florals and greenery. All materials are included in cost and you get to take home a dried wreath for your home that will stay...

Nicque Marina at Puma Road

 
10/19/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents singer-songwriter Nicque Marina . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to this great musician from North Dakota.

Lorin Hart with Chad Watson at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/19/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge and Kiki Wow presents an evening of live music featuring singer-songwriter Lorin Hart with Chad Watson on Saturday, October 19, 7pm-9pm.

Lorin was born in Prov. R.I. and raised in Greenwich, CT. She cut her...

Montery Bay Tequilla & Cuisine Official After-Party at Cibo

 
10/19 - 10/20
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Cibo Ristorante Italiano invites you to join us for the Official After-Party of the Monterey Bay Tequila and Cuisine event (held at the Monterey Conference Center) on Saturday, October 19. This after-party is open to the public!

We'll have...

Multi-day event ending on Sun Oct 20, 2019

Bachata Night at American Burger

 
10/19/19
 
$10
 
American Burger

American Burger is hosting a Bachata Night on Saturday, October 19, featuring DJ Congaboy, a dance lesson, plus pupusas, beer, wine, and milkshakes. Come dance with us! Doors open at 9pm. Cover charge is $10.

DIY Succulent Pumpkin Workshop

 
10/19/19
 
$75
 
Petite Petal Co.

Learn how to create this beautiful succulent pumpkin! A perfect hostess gift or centerpiece for your dining table. This piece will last up to 6 months if properly cared for. Once the pumpkin starts to show it's age you can...

Bamboo Reef Fun Dive: Boat Dive in Monterey Bay

 
10/20/19
 
$90
 
Bamboo Reef Dive Shop

Join Bamboo Reef Dive Shop for a boat dive in Monterey Bay aboard the Beachhopper II . Fee is $90. All fun dives are two tank dives. Divers must provide their own equipment (available for rent), c-card, and a sense of adventure. Space is limited so give us a call to reserve your spot, 415-362-6694.

Watch Manchester United Vs. Liverpool Game at Britannia Arms

 
10/20/19
 
 
Britannia Arms of Monterey

On Sunday, October 20, Britannia Arms of Monterey is opening at 8am for the massive English Premier League clash of Manchester United vs. Liverpool. (That's soccer/football, the uninitiated, and these teams do not like each other.) Game begins at 8:30am....

Mike Lent Trio at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/20/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge presents an evening of live music featuring the Mike Lent Trio on Sunday, FOctober 20, 5pm-7:30pm.

At age 15, Mike Lent started working as a professional guitarist – performing in clubs and concerts through his...

Steven Shook at Puma Road

 
10/20/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents musician Steven Shook. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market

 
10/22/19
 
free
 
Old Monterey District

The Old Monterey Marketplace and Farmers' Market takes place rain or shine every Tuesday. Strolling along the three and a half blocks of Alvarado Street, you can find organic produce, fresh flowers, international food and pastries, arts and crafts, handmade jewelry, and clothing.

Bamboo Reef Halloween Dive Trip to the Channel Islands 2019

 
10/23/19
 
 
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!

Steve Ryan at Puma Road

 
10/23/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents musician Steve Ryan. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

Paella on the Patio (2nd Night)

 
10/23/19
 
$45
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

Join us on Wednesday, October 9th or 23rd from 5-8 pm for our annual Paella on the Patio Nights! We added a second night of paella because the first night was filling up so fast.

Learn the Thriller Dance for the Campbell Zombie Crawl!

 
10/23/19
 
FREE
 
Adira Dance and Costume

Every Wednesday leading up to Friday, October 25th, 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.

Tim Burton Trivia Night at Sovino Wine Bar

 
10/23/19
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant is hosting a themed Trivia Night centered around the work of the wildly inventive film director Tim Burton! There will be prizes. Team size is limited to 6 people.

Thirsty Thursdays

 
10/24/19
 
 
Spread Deli & Bottles

Join us every at Spread Deli and Bottles every Thursday for Thirsty Thursday, where our Happy Hour extends through closing!

$2 off all 16oz draft beer

$2 off all Draft Wine

We'll see you soon!

Joyce Wine Company Five-Course Dinner at The Club Room

 
10/24/19
 
$90++
 
The Club Room

Portola Hotel & Spa presents a five-course wine dinner with Joyce Wine Company on Thursday, October 24, 6pm-9pm, in The Club Room. Price is $90 per person plus tax and gratuity. Reservations are required - please phone 831-649-7874.

Chef...

Exclusive Bourbon Tasting Benefit Event

 
10/24/19
 
$500
 
The Vesper

The Vesper is hosting an exclusive bourbon tasting benefit event for First Place for Youth . Please RSVP by October 4. Only 50 spots are available.

List of Bourbons:

Thomas Handy Rye George T Stagg...

Open Mic Night at Bon Ton L'Roy's

 
10/24/19
 
free
 
Bon Ton L'Roy's Lighthouse Smokehouse

Do you make music or write poetry? Bon Ton L'Roy's hosts an Open Mic Night every Thursday at 7pm. We're a friendly, supportive group of people who love to share our music and art. Come and join us for a fun, low-key evening of originals and covers and make some new friends.

Comedian Lewis Black at Golden State Theatre

 
10/24/19
 
$44-$88
 
Golden State Theatre

The Golden State Theatre presents comedian Lewis Black. Known as the king of the rant, he gleefully skewers anything and anyone that gets under his skin, making people laugh at the absurdities of life in current events, social media, and politics, exposing the hypocrisy and madness he sees in the world. Tickets are $44-$88.

Paper Wing Theatre: The Rocky Horror Show 2019

 
10/24 - 10/27
 
$28
 
Paper Wing Theatre Company

Paper Wing Theatre Company brings back the ultimate rock musical hit, The Rocky Horror Show ! Performances are scheduled October 10 - November 10 on Thursdays and Fridays at 8pm, Saturdays at 8pm and midnight, Sundays at...

Multi-day event ending on Sun Oct 27, 2019

Salsa Dancing at American Burger

 
10/24/19
 
$5
 
American Burger

Dance salsa at American Burger on Thursdays at 9pm! The session begins with a dance lesson. Fee is $5. All levels of dancers are welcome.

4-Pack Friday at Spread!

 
10/25/19
 
 
Spread Deli & Bottles

Every Friday we launch our weekend 4-Pack Special! Running through Sunday night, these pre-built mix-and-match 4-Pack are hand selected by the staff here at Spread Deli and Bottles. We do our best to build two specific packs that are perfect...

Spooky Night at the Campbell Museum

 
10/25/19
 
Free
 
Campbell Historical Museum

Calling all Ghosts, Goblins, and Ghouls! The Campbell Museums is hosting its annual (not so) Spooky Night on Friday, October 25. The Event is FREE and will feature family friendly Halloween Crafts.

Nautilus and Sway Jewelry Show at Sovino Wine Bar

 
10/25/19
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar is hosting a pop-up show featuring beautiful jewelry made locally by Nautilus and Sway. We'll have grab bags (while they last) and buy-one-get-one deals. Come check it out!

Amy Novak Warren at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/25/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge and Kiki Wow presents an evening of live music featuring singer-songwriterAmy Novak Warren on Friday, October 25, 7pm-9pm.

Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Are Machines Conscious?

 
10/25/19
 
free
 
Old Capitol Books

This month, at the Theory and Philosophy Reading Group at Old Capitol Books , we’re going to explore a question rather than the work of a single philosopher. We’ll be asking the question: are machines conscious? Come talk about theory, philosophy, and how it relates to current events with a friendly group of readers and thinkers.

2019 Thriller Zombie Crawl 2019 in Downtown Campbell

 
10/25/19
 
Free
 
Downtown Campbell

On the Friday immediately before Halloween, an undead curse falls upon Downtown Campbell and a horde of dancing zombies shuffle their way from one end of downtown to the other while performing the "Thriller" dance at each stop along the way.