Events Calendar: 2019-10-01

Celebrate Oktoberfest at Peter B's Brewpub

 
10/1 - 10/2
 
 
Peter B's Brewpub

Celebrate Oktoberfest at Peter B's Brewpub on October 1 and 2. We'll have specials all night long including 25 oz. mugs for $8 (excludes specialty and barrel-aged ales) and live music with the Monterey International Duo, 6pm-9pm.

Multi-day event ending on Wed Oct 02, 2019

MIIS Lecture: Can Technology Save the Oceans?

 
10/1/19
 
free
 
MIIS, McGowan Building

Middlebury Institute of International Studies presents a free lecture by Sandra Ponce de Leon entitled Can Technology Save the Oceans? on Tuesday, October 1, at 6pm in Room 102 in the McGowan Building on the campus of MIIS....

VinoPaint: Harvest Sparkle Winebottle Painting at Tessora’s

 
10/1/19
 
$38/$48
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

Be inspired to paint your own hand painted wine bottle featuring a flow of orange blossoms “Harvest Sparkle” and includes the bottle lights! All you need to bring is yourself. No experience necessary!

Industry Upstairs at Water Tower Kitchen

 
10/2/19
 
 
Water Tower Kitchen

Introducing an industry night unlike any other! Industry Upstairs will take place every first Wednesday of the month. Come and enter a raffle to win one of our Liquor Lockers for a whole month. We even will throw in the first bottle!

Artist Studio Mixer at Play Full Ground

 
10/2/19
 
free
 
Play Full Ground

Play Full Ground hosts an Artist Studio Mixer in collaboration with Arts Habitat. This event is free and open to the public (donations will be gratefully accepted). Come and enjoy an evening with fellow artists! We'll serve food by International Market & Deli.

Learn the Thriller Dance for the Campbell Zombie Crawl!

 
10/2/19
 
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.

Thirsty Thursdays

 
10/3/19
 
 
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!

Open Mic Night at Bon Ton L'Roy's

 
10/3/19
 
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.

Salsa Dancing at American Burger

 
10/3/19
 
$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.

Union Yoga Prenatal Yoga Series

 
10/4/19
 
 
Union Yoga

Union Yoga presents Empower your Pregnancy: A Prenatal Yoga Series taught by Megan Cassamas every Friday at 10:45am, September 6 - October 4. Cost is $100 for the 5-week course, or $23 drop-in.

Union Yoga wants to empower...

4-Pack Friday at Spread!

 
10/4/19
 
 
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...

Free Film Screening of "Lives Well Lived" at The Dali Expo

 
10/4/19
 
free - register in advance online
 
MHAA Salvador Dali Museum

The Dali Expo hosts a free screening of Lives Well Lived , a feature documentary film by Sky Bergman that celebrates the incredible wit and wisdom of adults 75 to 100 years old who are living their lives to the...

St. Lucy School Fun Fest 2019

 
10/4 - 10/6
 
 
St. Lucy School

Enjoy a weekend filled with live music, gourmet food, carnival rides, games, and a wonderful silent auction. Admission is free! This annual community festival is fun for all ages.

Multi-day event ending on Sun Oct 06, 2019

First Friday Street Entertainment

 
10/4/19
 
Free
 
Downtown Campbell

First Fridays is Downtown Campbell's monthly street entertainment event. Featured musicians for November 2019 are Brooke & Emil (new act), Duke Mantee and the Gold Money Band, Seven Shades of Grey, and Jahnny Wallz.

First Friday at Om Studios: Acro Yoga 101

 
10/4/19
 
free
 
Om Studios

Join Om Studios in Monterey on Friday, October 4 at 6pm for our monthly First Friday event where we offer a free class to the community. Tonight, istructor Trevor Dieterle will be teaching AcroYoga 101. It's a crash course on...

Max and Bronwyn at Puma Road

 
10/4/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents the musical duo Max and Bronwyn . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

Max and Bronwyn...

RAQIA at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/4/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge and Kiki Wow present an evening of live music featuring RAQIA on Friday, October 4, 6:30pm-8:30pm.

RAQIA is an instrumental trio formed in Los Angeles in the summer of 2018. Consisting of guitarist...

Adult Potter's Wheel Night

 
10/4/19
 
$55 includes 3ib. clay
 
The Art Beat

Our staff will show you the basics of throwing and come back at your own convenience! Perfect for beginners! Great for a girls night out, couples evening, or just to gather with like minded people and get dirty on a Friday night!

The Ugly Dumpling Pop-Up Dinner at Pacific Bowls and Rolls

 
10/4/19
 
 
Pacific Bowls and Rolls

Dumplings? On Alvarado Street?! Yes please! Stop by Pacific Bowls and Rolls for a one-night-only dumpling line up. Our last dumpling pop-up was so popular it sold out in just an hour and a half, so this time we’re bringing more dumplings, more chefs, and more swanky toppings.

Zack Freitas at Bulldog British Pub

 
10/4/19
 
 
Bulldog British Pub

Bulldog British Pub presents singer-songwriter Zack Freitas . Zack sings with all his heart and writes some great original songs. Come on down, enjoy a beer, and have a listen!

The Lang Street Band at Cibo Restaurant

 
10/4/19
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Cibo Restaurant invites you to join us for a night of live music featuring the Lang Street Band, 9pm-12:30am. Lang Street is a group of experienced musicians who truly enjoy each other's talents and spirit; when performing,...

13th Annual Civil War Camp at Lower Presidio Park

 
10/5 - 10/6
 
 
Lower Presidio Historic Park

As part of Monterey History Fest, Lower Presidio Park will be transformed into a living history civil war camp October 5 & 6. Visit 10am-4pm to see a tented civilian town. There will be cannon and musket firing demonstrations at 11:30am and 2:30pm both days.

Please note that the rest of Monterey History Fest is taking place October 12 and 13. Download the full Monterey History Fest brochure here.

Multi-day event ending on Sun Oct 06, 2019

Saturday Family Story Time at the Campbell Library

 
10/5/19
 
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.

Pound Puppy Rescue Fundrasing Pawty at Water Tower Kitchen

 
10/5/19
 
$10
 
Water Tower Kitchen

We’re proud to be partnering with Pound Puppy Rescue for this fundraising Pawty! We’ll be selling raffle tickets for $10 each with 100% of proceeds going toward Pound Puppy Rescue. There are some great prizes that will be raffled off on our patio!

Paint with The Dali Expo

 
10/5/19
 
$35/$30
 
MHAA Salvador Dali Museum

Join The Dali Expo for a monthly painting workshop presented by local artists, 4-6pm. The price is $35 per person ($5 discount for Dali Expo members). Supplies provided include a canvas, painting supplies, and museum admission.

Weekend Adult Potter's Wheel Night

 
10/5/19
 
$55 includes 3ib. clay
 
The Art Beat

Our staff will show you the basics of throwing and come back at your own convenience! Perfect for beginners! Great for a girls night out, couples evening, or just to gather with like minded people and get dirty on a Saturday night!

Sensory TRiBE at Puma Road

 
10/5/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents Sensory TRiBE , a fascinating blend of good vibes reggae, soulful rhythms, and joyful music collaboration. Enjoy wine tasting or wines by the glass/bottle while you listen.

Monterey Bay Aquarium: Members' 35th Anniversary Party

 
10/5/19
 
 
Monterey Bay Aquarium

Monteery Bay Aquarium invites Aquarium members to join us for a special evening to honor 35 years of awe and inspiration. Celebrate all we've done and all we're doing - together - with live music, crafting, a photo booth, delicious...

Steve Ryan at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/5/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge and Kiki Wow present an evening of live music featuring singer-songwriter Steve Ryan on Saturday, October 5, 7pm-9pm.

Party Celebrating Coding x Color: A New Exhibit at Play Full Ground

 
10/5/19
 
$10 suggested donation
 
Play Full Ground

Play Full Ground is hosting a reception for our new exhibit, an animated mural of Monterey Bay marine life that combines art (mural painting) and tech (digital particle animation). Join us for the unveiling of this new work along with food and beverages in a fun and creative environment. All are welcome! $10 suggested donation.

Lopez Presents Los Compas del Sabor and Aktual Kumbia

 
10/5/19
 
 
Lopez Restaurante y Cantina

Lopez Restaurante y Cantina presents a Girls' Night Our Cumbia Style, featuring live music by Los Compas del Sabor and Aktual Kumbia on Saturday, October 5. Doors open at 9:30pm. Ages 21 and over. Women will be admitted free of...

Downtown Campbell Farmers' Market

 
10/6/19
 
 
Downtown Campbell

The Campbell Farmers' Market held on Sundays in Downtown Campbell is consistently rated as one of the best if not the best year-round Farmers' Markets in the South Bay. Come and enjoy the festive and vibrant community oriented atmosphere that attracts fans of the Campbell Farmers' Market from all around

Language Capital of the World Cultural Festival 2019

 
10/6/19
 
free
 
Custom House Plaza

Join us at the Language Capital of the World Cultural Festival in Custom House Plaza, where we'll celebrate the rich international culture of Monterey with music and dance performances, language mini-lessons, ethnic crafts, unique cultural activities, and international food. Admission is free.

Celebrate Revival Ice Cream's Third Anniversary

 
10/6/19
 
 
Revival Ice Cream

Revival Ice Cream invites you to join us in celebrating our third anniversary! We have lots of fun planned including $1 mini scoops - birthday cake flavor - with all proceeds going to Community Partnership for Youth (CPY) - and games and contests for kids and adults.

Claudia Nygaard at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/6/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge and Kiki Wow present singer-songwriter Claudia Nygaard on Sunday, October 6, 1pm-3pm.

Nygaard has won numerous awards for her writing, including the prestigious Kerrville Folk Festival songwriting competition, and she cut her songwriting...

Six String Pharmacy at Puma Road

 
10/6/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents musical duo Six String Pharmacy . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

Six String Pharmacy is...

Eddie Mendenhall Trio at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/6/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge presents a evening of live jazz music featuring the Eddie Mendenhall Trio on Sunday, October 6, 5pm-7:30pm.

Eddie Mendenhall is an exceptional pianist and composer who currently performs throughout the San Francisco Bay and Monterey...

Minecraft Create Camp for Kids at Code Ninjas

 
10/7/19
 
 
Code Ninjas

Code Ninjas presents a Minecraft Create Camp on October 7-11 and October 14-18. There are also single-day options. Your child will learn how to build objects and import them into their own Minecraft world. They'll learn how to model and...

Killer Queen Free Play Night

 
10/7/19
 
Free
 
Lvl Up

It's FREE PLAY night on the Killer Queen machine every Monday before the monthly Killer Queen Tournament that's held on the second Saturday of every month.

Earthquake Safety Training For the Entire Family with Campbell CERT

 
10/7/19
 
Free
 
Campbell Community Center

You and your family (all ages) are invited to a free educational event to learn the essentials of earthquake safety. You will learn how to prepare and what to do during an earthquake. There is even a brief topic on your pets.

Paella on the Patio

 
10/9/19
 
$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.

Our Chef loves this...

Steven Shook at Puma Road

 
10/9/19
 
 
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.

Sailing Yacht "Maiden" Visits Monterey & Offers Public Tours

 
10/10 - 10/12
 
free
 
Fisherman's Wharf

The sailing vessel Maiden and its all-female crew is visiting Monterey! Come greet the ship and crew when Maiden arrives on Oct. 10 between 11am and 12pm . The yacht will be open for public educational tours for kids and adults on Oct. 11, 11am - 3pm (Skipper Wendy Tuck will host). Maiden will depart for Santa Barbara on Oct. 12 at 12pm .

Multi-day event ending on Sat Oct 12, 2019

Grapes of Laugh featuring Alby Bustamonte

 
10/10/19
 
No Cover
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

Alby Bustamonte headlines the September show with Natasha Vinik, Julian Agular, Alyssa Westerlund, Joseph Simon, and Johnny Corn supporting.

Paper Wing Theatre: The Rocky Horror Show 2019

 
10/10 - 10/13
 
$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 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 13, 2019

Grove Acre Performs at Puma Road

 
10/11/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents an evening of live music featuring Grove Acre . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

Grove...

Mira Goto at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/11/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge and Kiki Wow present an evening of live music featuring singer-songwriter Mira Goto on Friday, October 11, 7pm-9pm.

Mira Goto follows in the footsteps of today's country songwriting superstars, driving powerful lyrics and...

Nomad at Bulldog British Pub

 
10/11/19
 
 
Bulldog British Pub

Bulldog British Pub presents guitarist and singer-songwriter Nomad . Come listen to songs that inspire, enlighten, and get your booty groovin'!

Monterey History Fest 2019

 
10/12 - 10/13
 
free
 
Custom House Plaza

All are invited to visit Old Monterey for History Fest 2019 on October 12 and 13, 10am-4pm. Locations throughout the historic downtown area will offer activities over the two days – most events are free! Download the History Fest brochure here.

Multi-day event ending on Sun Oct 13, 2019

YAC: Youth Artist Workshop for Ages 8-13

 
10/12/19
 
$20/$35
 
Youth Arts Collective

Youth Arts Collective hosts Youth Artist Workshops called Teaching Across Generations on the 1st and 2nd Saturday of the month, 10am-12pm. The studio is open to young artists ages 8-13 to try their hand at sculpting, painting, and much more.

Monterey Peninsula Archives Crawl 2019

 
10/12/19
 
free
 
Colton Hall

The City of Monterey presents the Monterey Peninsula Archives Crawl, a free, self-guided tour highlighting 20 regional institutions displaying treasures from their historic collections. Historians and archivists will be on hand to share the stories of these items and the importance of their preservation. Please register online .

Babywearing 101

 
10/12/19
 
$25.00/per person
 
Tiny Tots Parent Resource Center

This 90 minute class is for new or expectant parents or those new to baby carriers. It covers all the babywearingbasics. We will discuss different carrier types, demonstrate proper use and positioning, and break down the advantages for each carrier type.

Killer Queen Tournament at LVL UP

 
10/12/19
 
$10/$50
 
Lvl Up

Join our monthly South Bay Killer Queen Arcade Tournaments at LvL Up! Every second Saturday of each month LVL UP hosts a 5v5 Killer Queen tournament for prizes.

Second Saturdays Artwalk and Entertainment

 
10/12/19
 
Free
 
Downtown Campbell

Join us for Second Saturdays! Come down, grab lunch, enjoy some live music, and discover something different from the usual with us at our monthly artwalk & street entertainment event. Scheduled street musicians for November are Lavender Fields, the Rose Peddlers, D and F Octave.

Joe and Hope at Puma Road

 
10/12/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents Central Valley musicians Joe and Hope. Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to some great music.

FEATHER at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/12/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge and Kiki Wow presents an evening of live folk music featuring FEATHER on Saturday, October 12, 7pm-9pm. FEATHER is a multi-genre folk-based musical act centered around the material of Taylor Rich, currently on tour around the...

Comedy Improv Show at The Dali Expo

 
10/12/19
 
$20/$16
 
MHAA Salvador Dali Museum

Join us for a comedy improv show on the second and last Saturday of every month at The Dali Expo's Dream Theater. The Peninsula's premier improv troupe uses audience suggestions and volunteers to create hilarious scenes right on the spot...

VYBE at Cibo Restaurant

 
10/12/19
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Cibo Restaurant invites you to join us for a night of live rock music featuring VYBE , 9pm-12:30am.

VYBE is a collaboration of talented, seasoned musicians who came together in early 2010 and have become...

Black and White Bachata at American Burger

 
10/12/19
 
$10
 
American Burger

American Burger is hosting a Black and White Bachata on Saturday, October 12, featuring DJ Congaboy, a dance lesson, plus pupusas, beer, wine, and milkshakes. Doors open at 9pm. Cover charge is $10.

Monterey Bay Aquarium Fiesta Del Mar 2019

 
10/13/19
 
 
Monterey Bay Aquarium

Monterey Bay Aquarium invites you to celebrate ocean conservation and Latin American traditions at our annual Fiesta del Mar . The day will include cooking demonstrations and bilingual shows. Children 12 and under will be admitted free to the Aquarium today.

October Video Game Swap at AFKxp

 
10/13/19
 
 
AFKxp Tech and Game Center

Come buy, sell, and trade video games, tabletop games, and related gaming items at AFKgg Game Swap Meet #13 at AFKxp in Downtown Campbell.

Fall Wood Etching Sign Workshop

 
10/13/19
 
$75
 
Petite Petal Co.

In this workshop you will get an introduction to the art of wood burning. You will get to make and take home a beautiful fall sign to enjoy year after year!

Scotty Wright Quartet at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/13/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge presents an evening of live jazz music with the Scotty Wright Quartet, featuring singer, pianist, and songwriter Scotty Wright; tenor saxophonist Ben Herod; bassist Joe Dollister; and drummer Leon Joyce, Jr.

Transit Soul at Puma Road

 
10/13/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents the musical duo Transit Soul . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to these great musicians.

At the end of 2018, internationally touring...

Michael Franti and Spearhead at Golden State Theatre

 
10/14/19
 
$56-$100
 
Golden State Theatre

The Golden State Theatre presents Michael Franti and Spearhead. Franti's newest album is all about how we hold on to our humanity in the challenging times we are living in today and features 14 uplifting, life-affirming songs that, at their core, are about being your authentic self and standing up for the greater good.

MIIS Lecture: Talking Transport

 
10/15/19
 
free
 
MIIS, McGowan Building

Middlebury Institute of International Studies presents a free lecture by Nico De Golia entitled Talking Transport: How Corporate Collaboration, Reporting, and Innovation Enable a Cleaner Economy on Tuesday, October 15, at 6pm in Room 102 in the McGowan Building...

Taco Tuesday Trivia Night with Mike

 
10/15/19
 
No Cover
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

Join us each month to eat.drink.think at our monthly trivia night with Mike.
You and friend(s) can come play as a team of up to four for prizes awarded to the first place and second place teams.

Steven Shook at Puma Road

 
10/16/19
 
 
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.

DIY Fall Arrangement Workshop

 
10/16/19
 
$85
 
Petite Petal Co.

Join Petite Petal for a hands on workshop where we will show you how to compose a beautiful fall inspired arrangement. Learn how to create elegant and unexpected compositions by layering different textures and colors with seasonal materials.

Care for Caregivers Therapy Group at ISGC

 
10/16/19
 
$30
 
Intimacy, Sexuality & Gender Center of Monterey

The Intimacy, Sexuality and Gender Center (ISGC) presents a Care for Caregivers Therapy Group for all caregivers. Meet others like you and share your story with those who can offer support, comfort, and shared common experience. Led by Stephen L. Braveman, LMFT, DST, and Wanda Braveman. Fee is $30 per session per person. Please phone to register, 831-375-7553.

Leche Malo and Son of the Velvet Rat at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/17/19
 
$5
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge and Kiki Wow present Leche Malo, 5:30pm-6pm, and Son of the Velvet Rat, 6pm-7pm, on Thursday, October 17 in the front room.

Monterey County Weekly writes of Leche Malo : "Think Annie Clark when she...

My Father Cigars Tasting Event at Hellam's

 
10/17/19
 
$30
 
Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop

Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop presents a My Father Cigars Tasting Event including special pricing and raffles. Participation fee is $30 for non-members.

Jackie Bristow and Mark Punch at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/17/19
 
$10
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge hosts Nashville-based singer-songwriter Jackie Bristow and Mark Punch. At once heartfelt and sophisticated, Bristow combines subtle but beautiful melodies and hooks that stick around with the backbone of a real friend. Cover charge $10.

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

Fire Safety Friday at MY Museum 2019

 
10/18/19
 
 
Monterey County Youth Museum

Monterey County Youth Museum celebrates Fire Safety Friday, hosting our favorite firefighters from the Monterey Fire Department for an hour of fire safety demonstrations, activities, and a real fire engine.

Max and Bronwyn at Puma Road

 
10/18/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents the musical duo Max and Bronwyn . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

Max and Bronwyn...

SCREAM-a-thon at AFKxp

 
10/18/19
 
$10
 
AFKxp Tech and Game Center

AFKxp will be presenting a marathon of SCREAM movies w/ trivia, raffle, prizes, gaming and more. Cosplay is encouraged! This event is 18+ only, thanks.

Tipperary at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/18/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge presents an evening of live Celtic music featuring Tipperary on Friday, October 18, 7pm-9pm. Tipperary is a lively band comprised of five musicians from different musical backgrounds, all of whom love the Celtic tradition.

The Divine Blueprint: Talk and Book Signing with Robert Perala at Luminata

 
10/18/19
 
free
 
Luminata Books & Gifts

Luminata Books and Gifts presents a talk and book signing by Robert Perala, a well-known teacher, musician, entertainer, talk show host, and the author of The Divine Blueprint . His warm wit and engaging manner have captivated audiences around the country.

VYBE at Cibo Restaurant

 
10/18/19
 
 
Cibo Ristorante Italiano

Cibo Restaurant invites you to join us for a night of live rock music featuring VYBE , 9pm-12:30am.

VYBE is a collaboration of talented, seasoned musicians who came together in early 2010 and have become...

Grove Acre at Bulldog British Pub

 
10/18/19
 
 
Bulldog British Pub

Bulldog British Pub presents a night of eclectic covers performed by Grove Acre, a band named after the street in Pacific Grove where they roomed together in their youth.

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.

Dali's Alley at The Dali Expo

 
10/19/19
 
free
 
MHAA Salvador Dali Museum

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.

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...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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...

Paper Wing Theatre: The Rocky Horror Show 2019

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

Paper Wing Theatre Company presents the zany Rocky Horror Show ! On Thursday, October 24 at 8pm, they'll hold an American Sign Language (ASL) interpreted performance. Spread the word!

The production continues through November 10 on Thursdays and Fridays at 8pm, Saturdays at 8pm and midnight, Sundays at 7:30pm, and on Halloween at midnight.

Multi-day event ending on Sun Oct 27, 2019

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. Tickets are $44-$88.

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!

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.

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-songwriter Amy Warren on Friday, October 25, 7pm-9pm.

Amy Warren brings pure, heartfelt Americana that is emotionally resonant and richly familiar. She takes...

Troy Oshann Duo at Bulldog British Pub

 
10/25/19
 
 
Bulldog British Pub

Bulldog British Pub hosts the Troy Oshann Duo featuring Alan Reed on guitar. The lead singer for Blues at Eleven and Vybe, Troy makes you feel the music with his powerful voice.

Lopez: Los Shakas de la Banda, Banda Perla, Los Nuevos Dueños

 
10/25/19
 
 
Lopez Restaurante y Cantina

Lopez Restaurante y Cantina presents an evening of live music featuring Los Shakas de la Banda, Banda Perla, and Los Nuevos Dueños de la Banda on Friday, October 25. Doors open at 9:30pm. Ages 21 and over only.

Earth Friendly Diaper Options

 
10/26/19
 
$10/ per family
 
Tiny Tots Parent Resource Center

In this one hour workshop, a Tiny Tots Diaper Service diapering expert will present various options for more eco-friendly diapering. This class will provide information on Compostable Diaper Service at Tiny Tots, and an overview of the most common cloth diapering systems available commercially.

Halloween ComicFest 2019 at Current Comics

 
10/26/19
 
free
 
Current Comics

Current Comics is hosting a Halloween ComicFest again! We'll be giving out a great selection of free, Halloween themed comics as well as Halloween candy while supplies last, 11am-7pm.

Costume Contest at Escape Room 831

 
10/26/19
 
free
 
Escape Room 831

Today, 11am-3pm, visit Escape Room 831 wearing your Halloween costume and take a picture in our UpsideDown Room. We'll post your photo on Facebook and Instagram and the photo with the most likes by 6pm will win 2 free tickets for an experience at Escape Room 831!

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

 
10/26/19
 
free
 
Lighthouse District

On Saturday, October 26, 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.

Print at The Dali Expo

 
10/26/19
 
$35/$30
 
MHAA Salvador Dali Museum

Liberate your creativity at this printmaking workshop, held on the last Saturday of every month, 4pm-6pm, at The Dali Expo. Tickets are $30 for Expo members, $35 for all others. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

Spooktacular Creative Party

 
10/26/19
 
$10 +cost of project
 
The Art Beat

We love Halloween at The Art Beat. Come create with us. Your registration fee covers studio fees and refreshments. Choose and pay for your project on the day. All projects will be ready before Halloween.

Lex Land at Puma Road

 
10/26/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents singer-songwriter Lex Land. Originally from California, Lex Land now lives in Austin, Texas. She pays reverent tribute to songs of old both through her own renditions of classic songs as well as lovingly crafted original compositions in that style.

Given to Fly Halloween Show

 
10/26/19
 
 
Tessora's Barra di Vino

Given To Fly will be playing a rockin Halloween bash at Tessora's Barra di Vino.

Sunday Iris at East Village Coffee Lounge

 
10/26/19
 
 
East Village Coffee Lounge

East Village Coffee Lounge presents Sunday Iris, a singer-songwriter duo from Chico, CA. Lisa Langley and Dave Elke take the audience on a journey from soft finger-picked guitars to rocking acoustic indy/folk.

Aquarium Member Event: Halloween Dinner & Dance Party 2019

 
10/26/19
 
 
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.

Comedy Improv Show at the MHAA Salvador Dali Museum

 
10/26/19
 
$20/$16
 
The Dali Expo Dream Theater

Join us for a comedy improv show on the second and last Saturday of every month at The Dali Expo's Dream Theater. The Monterey peninsula's premier improv troupe uses audience suggestions and volunteers to create hilarious scenes right on the...

Out of the Blue at Sovino Wine Bar

 
10/26/19
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar presents Out of the Blue, featuring guitarist Greg Robbins and vocalist Maria Borrelli. Hear their fresh take on covers by Stevie Wonder, Jimi Hendrix, Steely Dan, Led Zeppelin, the Beatles, and more.

Halloween Dance Party with DJ Dialogic at Old Capitol Books

 
10/26/19
 
 
Old Capitol Books

Old Capitol Books is hosting a Halloween dance party featuring DJ Dialogic on Saturday, October 26. Ages 18 and over only. Doors open at 8pm. Join us for old school hip hop, new wave, jungle, electronica, dub-step, and alternative spooky...

$3 Gelati Spooktacular Fun at Rita's

 
10/27/19
 
$3
 
Rita's Italian Ice

Going Downtown for Campbell's annual Creepy Crawly Trick or Treating? Come by Rita's before for some frightful fun!

Harry Potter Trivia Cup Round at Sovino Wine Bar

 
10/27/19
 
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Harry Potter Trivia is back for a Tri-Wizard Cup at Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant! There shall be three rounds: Sunday, September 22, 12pm-6pm; Sunday, October 27, 12pm-6pm; and Wednesday, November 20, 7pm-9pm.

The Sunday rounds are quiz format...

Rock Band - Creepy Crawly Edition

 
10/27/19
 
 
AFKxp Tech and Game Center

Nogoodnickgames will be hosting games of Rock Band at AFKxp as part of Downtown Campbell’s Creepy Crawly Halloween festivities.

Kids Activities at AFKxp for Halloween

 
10/27/19
 
Free
 
AFKxp Tech and Game Center

Come check out the new AFKxp tech and gaming center in Downtown Campbell during Sunday's Creepy Crawly Halloween event! Bring the kids upstairs (above LvL Up Arcade-Gastropub) for some free play fun!

Creepy Crawly Halloween Trick-or-Treat

 
10/27/19
 
free
 
Downtown Campbell

Come join us for our annual Creepy Crawly Halloween event in Downtown Campbell. Bring your two and four legged little ghouls, goblins, and superheros to our haunted district for some scary good fun and Trick or Treating from 4pm to 7pm. You just have to check out the photos from past years to see what a fun event this is.

Songbird Meadow at Puma Road

 
10/27/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza presents the musical duo Songbird Meadow . Enjoy wine tasting, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle while you listen to one of our favorite local acts.

A sweet fusion of...

Pumpkin Carving and Pinot at Sovino Wine Bar 2019

 
10/27/19
 
$25
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Pumpkin Carving & Pinot at Sovino Wine Bar is back! Join us for some Halloween fun on October 27, 29. 30, or 31 at 7pm. Sovino will provide the pumpkins, carving tools, stencils, and a glass of wine. Call for reservations.

MIIS Lecture - Galapagos Corals: Canaries in the Coal Mine

 
10/29/19
 
free
 
MIIS, McGowan Building

MIIS presents a free lecture by Dr. Cheryl Logan entitled Galapagos Corals: Canaries in the Coal Mine. Learn how the Galápagos islands may provide a critical ‘early warning’ case study for understanding the long-term effects of bleaching impacts and mechanisms of survival.

Pumpkin Carving and Pinot at Sovino Wine Bar 2019

 
10/29/19
 
$25
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Pumpkin Carving & Pinot at Sovino Wine Bar is back! Join us for some Halloween fun on October 27, 29. 30, or 31 at 7pm. Sovino will provide the pumpkins, carving tools, stencils, and a glass of wine. Call for reservations.

Brews for Books at Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill

 
10/30/19
 
 
Alvarado Street Brewery & Grill

Come out and celebrate Brews for Books at Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill! On the last Wednesday of every month, show your server your Monterey library card or a Brews for Books bookmark (available at the library), and we'll donate 10% of your check to the Monterey Public Library.

Steve Ryan at Puma Road

 
10/30/19
 
 
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.

Pumpkin Carving and Pinot at Sovino Wine Bar 2019

 
10/30/19
 
$25
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Pumpkin Carving & Pinot at Sovino Wine Bar is back! Join us for some Halloween fun on October 27, 29. 30, or 31 at 7pm. Sovino will provide the pumpkins, carving tools, stencils, and a glass of wine. Call for reservations.

Estéban Restaurant's Pet-Friendly Costumes and Cocktails

 
10/31/19
 
 
Esteban Restaurant

Celebrate a howling good time this Halloween at Estéban Restaurant. Festivities are on the restaurant's lively patio, where a roaring fire-pit will light the night as pets indulge in Executive Chef Gus Trejo's pet-centered Tasty Treats Menu and humans savor Estéban's seasonal dinner menu and sip spooky beverages. Costumes are encouraged for pets and their people!

Monster Bash at Puma Road with Max and Bronwyn

 
10/31/19
 
 
Puma Road at Portola Plaza

Puma Road at Portola Plaza is hosting a Monster Bash on Halloween, featuring live music by Max and Bronwyn and friends plus wine specials, tricks and treats, and a costume contest with prizes for most original and more.

Pumpkin Carving and Pinot at Sovino Wine Bar 2019

 
10/31/19
 
$25
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Pumpkin Carving & Pinot at Sovino Wine Bar is back! Join us for some Halloween fun on October 27, 29. 30, or 31 at 7pm. Sovino will provide the pumpkins, carving tools, stencils, and a glass of wine. Call for reservations.

Halloween Open Mic Night at Bon Ton L'Roy's

 
10/31/19
 
free
 
Bon Ton L'Roy's Lighthouse Smokehouse

Bon Ton L'Roy's hosts an Open Mic Night every Thursday at 7pm, and this week we're celebrating Halloween! Come on down and enjoy live music and food and drink specials. Costumes are encouraged! If you make music or write poetry,...

Boxing Strong: Special on Boxing Fundamentals Class

 
10/31/19
 
 
BoxingStrong at Prime Fitness

On Thursday, October 31 at 7pm, show up in a Halloween costume to Boxing Strong's Boxing Fundamentals at Prime Fitness and get a free pass to your next class.

Paper Wing Theatre: The Rocky Horror Show 2019

 
10/31 - 11/3
 
$28
 
Paper Wing Theatre Company

Paper Wing Theatre Company presents the cult classic musical The Rocky Horror Show. Performances are scheduled through November 10 on Thursdays and Fridays at 8pm, Saturdays at 8pm and midnight, Sundays at 7:30pm, and on Halloween at midnight. Tickets are going fast, so reserve yours now .

Multi-day event ending on Sun Nov 03, 2019

Halloween Salsa Night at American Burger

 
10/31/19
 
$10
 
American Burger

Dance salsa on Halloween night at American Burger! Doors open at 9pm. Be sure to wear your costume. The session begins with a dance lesson. All levels of dancers are welcome. Cover is $10.