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 September 24 and 26 and October 1 and 2. We'll have specials all night long including 25 oz. mugs for $8 (excludes specialty and barrel-aged ales) and a dish of grilled bratwurst with...

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....

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!

Learn the Thriller Dance for the Campbell Zombie Crawl!

 
10/2/19
 
FREE
 
Adira Dance and Costume

Every Wednesday leading up to Friday, October 26th, 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
 
The Dali Expo

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 September 2019 are Blue House Band, Lavender Fields, Gaby Castro, and the Rose Peddlers.

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 on Friday, October 4 at 8pm for an incredible dumpling line up until 11pm or while supplies last! Our last dumpling pop up was so popular it sold...

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,...

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.

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!

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...

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 art and tech animated mural of marine life in Monterey Bay. This is a re-imagination of life in Monterey Bay with familiar images of marine life, created by...

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 celebrate our third anniversary with us on Sunday, October 6, 11:30am until closing. We are so grateful to our local community for all your support - we couldn't have done it without you....

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.

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...

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 on Saturday, October 12, 10am-4pm. This is a free, self-guided tour highlighting 20 regional institutions displaying treasures from their historic collections. Historians and archivists will be on hand to share...

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 September are Strawberry Souls, Beagle at the Door, Duke Mantee and the Gold Money Band, and the Dream Achievers.

Comedy Improv Show at The Dali Expo

 
10/12/19
 
$20/$17
 
The Dali Expo

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...

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! No experience is necessary.

$75.00 includes all materials,...

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 a friend(s) can come play as a teams up to four that are eligible to win for 1st and second prize. Brain power...

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. Explore a...

Paper Wing Theatre: The Rocky Horror Show 2019

 
10/17 - 10/20
 
$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 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.

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...

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.

Oktoberfest in Downtown Campbell 2019

 
10/19/19
 
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.

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...

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.

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!

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...

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

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.

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.

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.

Monterey Museum of Art Free Family Fun Day: Spooktacular!

 
10/26/19
 
free
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Monterey Museum of Art on Pacific Street welcomes all ages to join us for a Free Family Fun Day. Today our theme is Spooktacular ! Join us at the museum for fun and Halloween-inspired art projects.

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.

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.

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 Dali Expo

 
10/26/19
 
$20/$17
 
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...

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...

Creepy Crawly Halloween Trick-or-Treat

 
10/27/19
 
free
 
Downtown Campbell

Our annual Creepy Crawly Halloween a two hour costume supernova in the streets of Downtown Campbell with candy and a costume contest. People come from all around the Bay Area for this annual costume party in the streets affair. You just have to check out the photos from past years to see what a fun event this is.

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

Middlebury Institute of International Studies presents a free lecture by Dr. Cheryl Logan entitled Galapagos Corals: Canaries in the Coal Mine on Tuesday, October 29, at 6pm in Room 102 in the McGowan Building on the campus of MIIS....

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.

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.

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.

Paper Wing Theatre: The Rocky Horror Show 2019

 
10/31 - 11/3
 
$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 Nov 03, 2019