Events Calendar: 2022-10-01

Downtown Campbell Farmers' Market

 
10/2/22
 
 
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.

Poetry Workshop at Old Capitol Books

 
10/2/22
 
$10
 
Old Capitol Books

On the first Sunday of every month, 6pm-8pm, Old Capitol Books and Boukra Press host a poetry writing workshop. All levels are welcome. This is two hours of facilitated and structured poetry writing for only $10. Feedback given by trained and published poets.

Between the Lines Songwriter Series

 
10/2/22
 
Free
 
Bon Ton L'Roy's Lighthouse Smokehouse

Come out for “Between the Lines”—our first installment in a new series, featuring local singer-songwriters and the stories that inspired them! Michaela K and Gin_Fragonard will be our featured performers.

Sunday Jazz Nights at Pearl Hour

 
10/2/22
 
$10
 
Pearl Hour

Every Sunday, Pearl Hour cocktail bar presents an evening of live jazz music featuring the Zach Westfall Group beginning at 8pm. $10 cover. Ages 21 and over only.

2022 City of Monterey Mayoral Candidate Forum Hosted by MCPOA

 
10/3/22
 
free
 
Monterey Marriott Hotel

The Monterey Commercial Property Owners Association is hosting a City of Monterey Mayoral Candidate Forum, featuring Dan Albert and Tyller Williamson, on Monday, October 3, 5:30pm-7:30pm at Ferrante's Bay View Room at Monterey Marriott Hotel. Please RSVP to 831-655-3764.

Pub Run with Fleet Feet and Fieldwork Brewing

 
10/3/22
 
 
Fieldwork Brewing Company

Fleet Feet Monterey hosts a Pub Run every Monday at 6:30pm. We'll begin and end at Fieldwork Brewing Company. All paces, levels, distances, and abilities are welcome. Post-run, we can grab a beer together!

Cymande at Golden State Theatre 2022

 
10/4/22
 
$30-$80
 
Golden State Theatre

Golden State Theatre presents renowned British funk band Cymande on Tuesday, October 4 at 7:30pm. Tickets are $30-$80. For more information and to purchase tickets, please click here .

Cymande emerged as innovators of the Black British music scene during the early 1970s. Influenced by their Caribbean heritage and growing up around the rich, diverse elements of the Black British musical experience, they created a new and exciting sound captivating audiences throughout the UK, USA, Europe, and Africa.

WineDown Wednesday at Hula's

 
10/5/22
 
 
Hula's Island Grill

Celebrate WineDown Wednesdays at Hula's Island Grill! Every Wednesday, 12pm-9:30pm, all bottles of wine and sake are offered at half off. You're welcome.

First Friday Monterey

 
10/7/22
 
free
 
Old Monterey

Experience the culture and flavors of Downtown Old Monterey at First Friday Monterey! Join us on the first Friday of every month, 5pm-8pm, on Alvarado Mall (Alvarado and Del Monte) and Custom House Plaza for a family-friendly event for all ages. Enjoy art, live music, food and drink specials, and outdoor games and activities. View a list of activities here.

First Friday Street Entertainment

 
10/7/22
 
Free
 
Downtown Campbell

Lineup for Friday, September 2nd, 2022:

5:30-8:00 - Given to Fly at Tessora's 6:00-8:00 - Memo Music at the Courtyard 6:00-8:00 - The Breaux Show at Blue Line Pizza

Back Lot Poetry: A Monthly Open Mic at Old Capitol Books

 
10/7/22
 
 
Old Capitol Books

We know that some of you have been fantasizing about gathering in dark parking lots. With strangers. To read poetry. Let Old Capitol Books help you with that.

We hold monthly Poetry Open Mic Nights on the first Friday of every month at 9pm in the parking lot behind our building (at 499 Calle Principal). Hosted by Brian Sheffield.

Drawing to Love and Learn Class at Play Full Ground

 
10/8/22
 
$58
 
Play Full Ground

Mai Ryuno, artist and owner if Play Full Ground is offering a 4-week class entitled "Drawing to Love and Learn" beginning October 8. Fee is $58. Space is limited, please register here .

In this class, held Saturdays at 11am, you will learn how to slow down, look at your everyday life in detail, and learn about yourself through observation drawing.

Knitters' Tool Box at Slowfiber

 
10/8/22
 
$10
 
Slowfiber

Become a better knitter! Join Slowfiber for Knitters' Tool Box, a 1-hour knitting lesson on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month at 12pm. In each lesson, you'll work on a single concept, creating a swatch you can finish in class. Register on the Slowfiber website. $10

Second Saturdays Street Entertainment + Pop-up Shopping

 
10/8/22
 
Free
 
Downtown Campbell

Every Second Saturday of the month, Downtown Campbell books street musicians to entertain you and many of our shops invite pop-up vendors to add some extra adventure to the shopping hunt.

History Happy Hour: Cold Wrath with Barney Terrell

 
10/8/22
 
$15
 
Ainsley House

History Happy Hour welcomes author and historian, Barney Terrell who will be presenting his new book, Cold Wrath: The 1896 Rampage of James C. Dunham. The book retells the unsolved mystery of the McGlincy Murders, a cold case that has fascinated residents of Campbell, Santa Clara Valley, and the nation for over a century.

Alligator at Bon Ton L'Roy's

 
10/8/22
 
 
Bon Ton L'Roy's Lighthouse Smokehouse

On the second Saturday of every month at 7pm, Bon Ton L'Roy's Lighthouse Smokehouse presents Alligator , a legendary Blues, Zydeco, and Cajun guitar and fiddle player. Advance reservations recommended, 831-375-6958.

Stitching, the Histories, the Common Threads We Share: Monthly Meet-Up at Slowfiber

 
10/12/22
 
free
 
Slowfiber

Slowfiber hosts Stitching, the Histories, the Common Threads We Share , a free meet-up on the second Wednesday of every month, 11:30am-2:30pm. Please register on our website.

Join us while we stitch side-by-side and discuss our relationship to, our history with, and our practice in textiles. Whether you are a collector or just an appreciator, as long as you stitch you are welcome - slow stitch, cross stitch, embroider, quilt, whatever.

Oktoberfest Fun Run 5K/10K & Kids Dash

 
10/15/22
 
$10-$45
 
Campbell Park

The Oktoberfest Fun Run 5K/10K will be back in-person at the Los Gatos Creek Trail on Saturday, October 15th! Enjoy the fun and camaraderie of fellow runners laden in lederhosen and Oktoberfest spirit!

27th Annual Campbell Oktoberfest

 
10/15/22
 
Free
 
Downtown Campbell

Along the streets of downtown, festival-goers will enjoy browsing the 100+ arts & crafts booths, sampling a variety of sweet and savory dishes, sipping wine and beer, and listening to some of the best local bands in the Bay Area.

AFKxp Video Game Swap Meet

 
10/16/22
 
FREE
 
AFKxp Tech and Game Center

Buy, sell, trade video games, tabletop games, related gaming items at the AFKxp Game Swap. Vendors will have all kinds of games and other collectible items available for purchase. FREE, all ages welcome

Succulents and Pumpkins Workshop

 
10/22/22
 
$70
 
Petite Petal Co.

Welcome Fall with an adorable pumpkin succulent! In this class we show you how to make a pumpkin adorned with succulents. All materials will be provided including pumpkin, succulent cuttings, moss and decor. We will have a variety of pumpkins...

Succulents and Pumpkins Workshop

 
10/23/22
 
$70
 
Petite Petal Co.

Welcome Fall with an adorable pumpkin succulent! In this class we show you how to make a pumpkin adorned with succulents. All materials will be provided including pumpkin, succulent cuttings, moss and decor. We will have a variety of pumpkins...

Creepy Crawly Halloween Trick-or-Treat

 
10/30/22
 
free
 
Downtown Campbell

We're bringing ScaryBack! Come join us for our first Creepy Crawly Halloween event in Downtown Campbell in 3 years! Bring your two and four legged little ghouls, goblins, and superheroes to our haunted district for some scary good fun and Trick or Treating!