California Events


 

 




imgs
 


 

 

 


 

 

imgs






 

California Events & Festivals

 September 2014

19 | Fri. Sep 19

CALIFORNIA FESTIVALS
MUSIC FESTIVALS
BEER FESTIVALS
WINE FESTIVALS
FOOD FESTIVALS 
FIESTAS PATRIAS
ANAHEIM Oktoberfest Sept. 19 - Oct. 26, 2014. Phoenix Club, 1240 S. Sanderson Ave., Anaheim, CA
thephoenixclub.com
ANAHEIM: Fiestas Patrias, September 18-21, 2014. anaheimindoormarketplace.com
MONTEREY - Monterey Jazz Festival Sept. 19-21, 2014. 500 jazz artists on 8 stages.    montereyjazzfestival.org | Region: Central Coast
PLEASANTON: Pleasanton Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show September 19 - 21, 2014.    3-day indoor festival with over 24,000 handmade American arts & crafts in hundreds of booths. Artists are juried for unique handmade or embellished products. Location: Alameda County Fairgrounds - Pleasanton, CA (415) 447-3205 harvestfestival.com
POMONA- Los Angeles County Fair, Aug. 29-Sept. 28. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Location: Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona, CA.  lacountyfair.com | Region: Los Angeles County
SOLVANG: Danish Days   September 19-21, 2014
SANTA ROSA: Go! Sonoma County Fall Home Show September 19 - 21, 2014.  Sonoma County Fairgrounds, Santa Rosa, CA. sonomacountyhomeshows.com  Call: (800) 655-0655
WALNUT CREEK: Walnut Festival September 18-21, 2014. Parade, carnival, food. walnutfestival.org
WEST HOLLYWOOD: Sunset Strip Music Festival, Sept. 19-21, 2014. The seventh annual Sunset Strip Musical Festival headliners include Jane's Addiction (playing Nothing's Shocking in its entirety), Empire of the Sun, Failure, Mayer Hawthorne, and many more. Location: Sunset Blvd. & San Vicente, West Hollywood, CA. Three outdoor stages, interactive experiences, food, beverage and more. Tickets sold on eventbrite.com $75/day, $125 pass for 2 days. sunsetstripmusicfestival.com


20 | Sat. Sep 20

ANAHEIM: Fiestas Patrias, September 18-21, 2014. anaheimindoormarketplace.com
BIG BEAR LAKE -  Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest 
CLOVIS: ClovisFest, September 20-21, 2014. Free, Old Town Clovis, CA.  clovischamber.com
DANVILLE: Concours d'Elegance September 20-21, 2014, danville-delegance.org
DUBLIN: splatter. . . not your ordinary food, wine and art festival. Time:  Noon - 8 p.m. Location: Emerald Glen Park, Tassajara Road and Central Parkway, Dublin, CA. Call (925) 556-4500. ci.dublin.ca.us
EL CENTRO: El Grito de Independencia. Location:  Stark Field.  cityofelcentro.org
ESCONDIDO: Escondido Renaissance Festival, Oct. 13-14, 20-21, 2014. Time: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Admission: $18. Location: Felicita County Park, 742 Clarence Lane, Escondido, CA. goldcoastfestivals.com
FAIR OAKS:  Fair Oaks Chicken Festival. Location: 10219 Fair Oaks Boulevard, Fair Oaks, CA. Time: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  fairoakspark.org
GROVELAND: Groveland '49er Festival, Chili & Salsa Cook-Off. Includes a parade, pancake breakfast, many bands and concerts, chainsaw carve-off, lots of fun and the trolley to shuttle guests to the event. Time: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.   Groveland CA.  49erfestival.blogspot.com
HOLLISTER
-Northern California Renaissance Faire,  September 13-Oct. 12, 2014  norcalrenfaire.com | Region: Central Valley
LOS ANGELES: Gourmetzia, September 20-21, 2014.  LA Convention Center. Mega-food event.
MONTEREY - The  Old Monterey Fine Art Festival, September 20-21, 2014. westcoastartists.com
MONTEREY - Monterey Jazz Festival Sept. 19-21, 2014. 500 jazz artists on 8 stages.    montereyjazzfestival.org | Region: Central Coast
OAKHURST: Mountain Heritage Day Parade, 10 a.m. Location:   Fresno Flats School Road Oakhurst, CA Phone: 559-683-6570. fresnoflatsmuseum.org
PASADENA: SGV (San Gabriel Valley) Pride Festival.  Time:11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Location: Memorial Park, Levitt Pavilion and Holly Street. Free.   Pasadena CA sgvpride.org
PLEASANTON: Pleasanton Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show September 19 - 21, 2014.    3-day indoor festival with over 24,000 handmade American arts & crafts in hundreds of booths. Artists are juried for unique handmade or embellished products. Location: Alameda County Fairgrounds - Pleasanton, CA (415) 447-3205 harvestfestival.com
POMONA- Los Angeles County Fair, Aug. 29-Sept. 28. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Location: Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona, CA.  lacountyfair.com | Region: Los Angeles County
SANTA BARBARA: Harvest of Colors Quilt Show, Sept. 20-21. Featuring Route 66 quilts. Hours: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Admission: Adult $10. Children free.  Parking: $5. coastalquilters.org
SANTA ROSA: Go! Sonoma County Fall Home Show September 19 - 21, 2014.  Sonoma County Fairgrounds, Santa Rosa, CA. sonomacountyhomeshows.com  Call: (800) 655-0655
SOLVANG: Danish Days   September 19-21, 2014
SONORA: Sierra Quilt Guilds and Threads Show, September 19-21.  Call (209) 586-7982. sierraquiltguild.com
WALNUT CREEK: Walnut Festival September 18-21, 2014. Parade, carnival, food. walnutfestival.org
WHEATLAND
: Open Day at Bishop's Pumpkin Farm. bishopspumpkinfarm.com
 


21 | Sun. Sep 21

BIG BEAR LAKE -  Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest 
DANVILLE: Concours d'Elegance September 20-21, 2014, danville-delegance.org
ESCONDIDO: Escondido Renaissance Festival, Oct. 13-14, 20-21, 2014. Time: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Admission: $18. Location: Felicita County Park, 742 Clarence Lane, Escondido, CA. goldcoastfestivals.com
HOLLISTER -Northern California Renaissance Faire,  September 13-Oct. 12, 2014  norcalrenfaire.com | Region: Central Valley
MONTEREY - The  Old Monterey Fine Art Festival, September 20-21, 2014. westcoastartists.com
MONTEREY - Monterey Jazz Festival Sept. 19-21, 2014. 500 jazz artists on 8 stages.    montereyjazzfestival.org | Region: Central Coast
PASADENA: The Rose Bowl Car Show & Auto Swap Meet.  RGCShows.com
PLEASANTON: Pleasanton Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show September 19 - 21, 2014.    3-day indoor festival with over 24,000 handmade American arts & crafts in hundreds of booths. Artists are juried for unique handmade or embellished products. Location: Alameda County Fairgrounds - Pleasanton, CA (415) 447-3205 harvestfestival.com
POMONA- Los Angeles County Fair, Aug. 29-Sept. 28. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Location: Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona, CA.  lacountyfair.com | Region: Los Angeles County
SAN DIEGO - San Diego Restaurant Week September 21-26, 2014.  Over 180 participating restaurants. SanDiegoRestaurantWeek.com
SANTA BARBARA: Harvest of Colors Quilt Show, Sept. 20-21. Featuring Route 66 quilts. Hours: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Admission: Adult $10. Children free.  Parking: $5. coastalquilters.org
SANTA ROSA: Go! Sonoma County Fall Home Show September 19 - 21, 2014.  Sonoma County Fairgrounds, Santa Rosa, CA. sonomacountyhomeshows.com  Call: (800) 655-0655
SOLVANG: Danish Days   September 19-21, 2014
TORRANCE: FARE Walk for Food Allergy Los Angeles. foodallergywalk.org/losangeles2014
WALNUT CREEK: Walnut Festival September 18-21, 2014. Parade, carnival, food. walnutfestival.org


22 | Mon. Sept 22

SAN DIEGO - San Diego Restaurant Week September 21-26, 2014.  Over 180 participating restaurants. SanDiegoRestaurantWeek.com


23 | Tue. Sept 23

SAN DIEGO - San Diego Restaurant Week September 21-26, 2014.  Over 180 participating restaurants. SanDiegoRestaurantWeek.com


24 | Wed. Sept 24

SAN DIEGO - San Diego Restaurant Week September 21-26, 2014.  Over 180 participating restaurants. SanDiegoRestaurantWeek.com
SANTA CRUZ: Hoop Camp Retreat, Sept. 24-28, 2014. Yearly gathering of the International Hoop Dance Community  offers over 40 beginner to advanced workshops in hoop flow, performance, choreography, twins, multiple hoops, partner hooping, hoop fusions with Yoga and dance, along with personal empowerment, wellness, and nutrition discussions plus hoop teacher trainings in the Redwoods at Tibetan Buddhist retreat center.  hoopcampretreats.com


25 | Thu. Sept 25

CHULA VISTA: Third Avenue's Farmers Market. Time: 3 p.m. Location: Third Avenue at Center Street, Chula Vista, CA.  thirdavenuevillage.com
PALM SPRINGS:  Villagefest, Time: 7-10 p.m.  Thursday night street fair featuring arts, crafts, food, and entertainment! Location: Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA  villagefest.org
SAN DIEGO - San Diego Restaurant Week September 21-26, 2014.  Over 180 participating restaurants. SanDiegoRestaurantWeek.com
SANTA CRUZ: Hoop Camp Retreat, Sept. 24-28, 2014. Yearly gathering of the International Hoop Dance Community  offers over 40 beginner to advanced workshops.  hoopcampretreats.com


26 | Fri. Sep 26

CAMARILLO: Camarillo Cruise Night. Held in Camarillo Old Town . Time:  5-8 p.m. Location: Parking lot in the 2200 block of Ventura Boulevard between Elm and Fir streets. Call: (805) 443-9219.
DINUBA: Dinuba Raisin Harvest, September 26-28, 2014    Festival
GRASS VALLEY: KVMR Celtic Festival & Marketplace, September 26-28, 2014. Nevada County Fairgrounds, Grass Valley, CA. kvmr.org 
$37-45
LOS ALAMOS: Los Alamos Old Days Festival - Sept 26-28, 2014 losalamosvalley.org
POMONA- Los Angeles County Fair, Aug. 29-Sept. 28. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Location: Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona, CA.  lacountyfair.com | Region: Los Angeles County
REDONDO BEACH Lobster Festival.September 26-28, 2014  Seaside Lagoon, 2oo Portofino Way, Redondo Beach, CA. lobsterfestival.com
SONOMA: Valley of the Moon Festival.
SAN DIEGO - San Diego Restaurant Week September 21-26, 2014.  Over 180 participating restaurants. SanDiegoRestaurantWeek.com
SANTA CRUZ: Hoop Camp Retreat, Sept. 24-28, 2014. Yearly gathering of the International Hoop Dance Community  offers over 40 beginner to advanced workshops.  hoopcampretreats.com


27 | Sat. Sep 27

ANAHEIM: Anaheim Craft and Vintage Fair.    annunciationbyzantine.org
BIG BEAR LAKE -  Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest  
BENICIA: Wine Walk Saturday, September 27th, 1-5 p.m. Beniciamainstreet.org
CUPERTINO: Diwali Festival.
EL CENTRO - El Grito de Independencia and Taco Cook-off.   cityofelcentro.org
FORTUNA: Oktoberfest in the Park. Held in Rohner Park, Fortuna, CA
GRASS VALLEY: KVMR Celtic Festival & Marketplace, September 26-28, 2014. Nevada County Fairgrounds, Grass Valley, CA. kvmr.org 
$37-45
HOLLISTER -Northern California Renaissance Faire,  September 13-Oct. 12, 2014  norcalrenfaire.com | Region: Central Valley
IRVINE: Global Village Festival. Time: 10 a.m. -
6 p.m. Food, beverages, marketplace, music, Walk for Unity, kids village, Green Expo and more. Location: Bill Barber Park, 4 Civic Center Plaza, Irvine, CA. cityofirvine.org
LONG BEACH
: Comic & Horror Con September 27-28, 2014.Tickets: $25 Saturday, $20 Sunday, Long Beach Convention Center. longbeachcomiccon.com
LOS ALAMOS: Los Alamos Old Days Festival - Sept 26-28, 2014 losalamosvalley.org
OCEANSIDE: Harbor Days, September 27-28, 2014.
Sandcastle competition, Entertainment, Arts, Crafts and Food booth areas, Nail 'n' Sail Competition, Military, Public Safety displays, and more. Time: 9 a.m. oceansidechamber.com
PACIFICA: Pacific Coast Fog Fest September 27- 28, 2014. Pacifica CA pacificcoastfogfest.com
PLEASANTON: Crossroads Doll & Teddy Bear Show & Sale. dolls4all.com
POMONA- Los Angeles County Fair, Aug. 29-Sept. 28. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Location: Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona, CA.  lacountyfair.com | Region: Los Angeles County
REDONDO BEACH Lobster Festival.September 26-28, 2014  Seaside Lagoon, 2oo Portofino Way, Redondo Beach, CA. lobsterfestival.com
SAN LUIS OBISPO - Savor the Central Coast Sept. 25-28. Celebrate the beauty and bounty of this unspoiled and largely unexplored part of California. Tickets: $25 seminars, $85-150 main events. savorcentralcoast.com
SANTA CRUZ: Hoop Camp Retreat, Sept. 24-28, 2014. Yearly gathering of the International Hoop Dance Community  offers over 40 beginner to advanced workshops.  hoopcampretreats.com
TULARE: Festival of Hope. Includes Walk of Hope at Del Lago Park at 10 a.m. This is a Suicide Prevention event sponsored by the local prevention task force. Time: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Murals, kids area, info booths, resources. Tulare Outlet Center, 1407 Retherford, Tulare CA sptf.org
VALLEY CENTER:  September 27, 2014 EDGETA Tractor Parades. 
VENTURA
: Port Hueneme Banana Festival, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Free
YERMO: Calico Days  September 27 & 28, 2014.  Re-live Calico’s rich mining history! Activities include a burro race, miner’s triathlon, music and more.
YOUNTVILLE: Oktoberfest. Noon- 4 p.m. Location: Napa Valley Museum, 55 Presidents Circle, Yountville, CA  napavalleymuseum.org


28 | Sun. Sep 28

BIG BEAR LAKE -  Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest  
COSTA MESA: Big Squeeze Accordion Festival and Samuel Adams Octoberfest.
DEL MAR: San Diego Spirits of Mexico Festival. Time: 3pm - 7pm Access All Areas and 3pm - 6pm.  Premier agave spirits tasting event America  showcases tequila, sotol, mezcal, bacanora and other agave-based spirits. Through seminars hosted by recognized industry professionals, guests learn about the history and culture of each spirit, their impact on society, current trends and appropriate tasting techniques.  Location: Del Mar  San Diego Fairgrounds. Cost: $66-120.  September 28- 28, 2014 San Diego CA thespiritsofmexico.com
GRASS VALLEY: KVMR Celtic Festival & Marketplace, September 26-28, 2014. Nevada County Fairgrounds, Grass Valley, CA. kvmr.org 
$37-45
HOLLISTER -Northern California Renaissance Faire,  September 13-Oct. 12, 2014  norcalrenfaire.com | Region: Central Valley
LOS ALAMOS: Los Alamos Old Days Festival - Sept 26-28, 2014 losalamosvalley.org
OCEANSIDE: Harbor Days, September 27-28, 2014.
Sandcastle competition, Entertainment, Arts, Crafts and Food booth areas, Nail 'n' Sail Competition, Military, Public Safety displays, and more. Time: 9 a.m. oceansidechamber.com
PACIFICA: Pacific Coast Fog Fest September 27- 28, 2014. Pacifica CA pacificcoastfogfest.com
POMONA- Los Angeles County Fair, Aug. 29-Sept. 28. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Location: Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona, CA.  lacountyfair.com | Region: Los Angeles County
REDONDO BEACH Lobster Festival.September 26-28, 2014  Seaside Lagoon, 2oo Portofino Way, Redondo Beach, CA. lobsterfestival.com
SAN DIEGO:  Spirits of Mexico Festival. San Diego CA thespiritsofmexico.com
YERMO: Calico Days  September 27 & 28, 2014.  Re-live Calico’s rich mining history! Activities include a burro race, miner’s triathlon, music and more.
 


29 | Mon. Sep 29

 

30 | Tue. Sep 30

 

October 2014

2 | Thu. Oct. 2

ANAHEIM: Orange County International Auto Show Oct 2- 5, 2014. Check out the hottest new cars and trucks, exotics, tricked-out rides, classics & more! $12 admission.  Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W. Katella, Anaheim, CA autoshowoc.com

3 | Fri. Oct. 3

ANAHEIM: Orange County International Auto Show Oct 2- 5, 2014. Check out the hottest new cars and trucks, exotics, tricked-out rides, classics & more! $12 admission.  Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W. Katella, Anaheim, CA autoshowoc.com
MODESTO: Oktoberfest. Time: 5:30-10 p.m. Location: John Thurman Field, 601 Neece Dr., Modesto, CA  modchamber.org
POWAY: Barn Dance. Bringing history to life at the annual Rendezvous in Poway Barn Dance. Bring your dancing shoes, participate in free traditional dance lessons, and dance the evening away! Time: 7-9 p.m. Cost: Free Location: Old Poway Park 14134 Midland Road Poway, Calif. Call: (858) 668-4576, poway.org
SACRAMENTO: Transcendence Festival October 3-5 2014. World-renowned musicians and DJs, yoga studios, artists, educators, and vendors promote sustainable best practices. transcendencefestival.com


4 | Sat. Oct. 4

ANAHEIM: Orange County International Auto Show Oct 2- 5, 2014. Check out the hottest new cars and trucks, exotics, tricked-out rides, classics & more! $12 admission.  Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W. Katella, Anaheim, CA autoshowoc.com
AZUSA
: Golden Days Celebration October 4-12, 2014, 5K Run/Walk and Kids and Family 2K Sunday, October 5, 2014, 7:30 a.m. at Senior Center across from Library Children: $5 pre-registration; $10 day of event includes t-shirt and personal medal Adults: $15  pre-registration; $20 day of event includes t-shirt and personal medal Golden Days Carnival Memorial Park Recreation Center Friday, October 10, 5:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.; Saturday, October 11, 12 noon- 11:00 p.m.; and Sunday, October 12, 1:00p.m.-9:00 p.m. Carnival rides, games, food booths, and entertainment. Parade Saturday, October 11, 2014, 11:00 a.m., San Gabriel Ave., Azusa ci.azusa.ca.us
BIG BEAR LAKE -  Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest  dates: Sept. 13-14, 20-21, 27-28, Oct. 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 25
BLUE LAKE: Medieval Festival of Courage, October 4-5, 2014,  10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Celebrating agricultural traditions At Christie’s Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze, Glendale Drive, Blue Lake, CA. Admission: $5, $3 age 12 & under. The Knights of Mayhem Full Contact Tournament Jousting Sat. & Sun. 12:30 & 3:30 p.m. medievalfestivalofcourage.org
CHICO:  National YoYo Championship
CLAYTON: Clayton Oktoberfest, October 4 & 5, 2014. 10th annual Clayton Oktoberfest, claytonoktoberfest.com
CORCORAN: Cotton Festival. The 54th annual  Cotton Festival and Parade at YMCA Park launches with the 10 a.m. Cotton Parade on Whitley Avenue. It contains approx. 65-70 entries. YMCA Park is located at 900 Dairy Ave. Festival Location: Burnham Smith Park, Whitley Ave., Corcoran, CA. corcoranchamber.com
LAKEPORT: Quilt Show, Oct. 4-5, 2014.  A display of over 200 beautiful quilts plus vendors, door prizes, a silent auction, demonstrations and  Country Store are featured the first full weekend each October. Falling Leaves Quilt Show October 4 & 5, 2014 Lake County Fairgrounds Lakeport, CA, llqg.org
LOOMIS: Eggplant Festival. Location: Loomis Train Depot  loomischamber.com
OAKLAND: Black Cowboy Festival & Parade
POMONA:  Off-Road Expo, Oct 4- 5, 2014. Ticket: $12.  Pomona CA offroadexpo.com
POWAY: Hobo Campfire Sing-A-Long. Come to the   Banks of Rattlesnake Creek  and join in the Poway Folk Circle with renowned storyteller, Charles Johnson. Join pioneers and cowboys around the campfire while you roast S'mores, and sing traditional campfire songs the entire family can enjoy!  Time: 7-8:30 p.m. Cost: Free Location: Old Poway Park 14134 Midland Road Poway, Calif.  Call (858) 668-4576, poway.org
SACRAMENTO: Transcendence Festival October 3-5 2014. World-renowned musicians and DJs, yoga studios, artists, educators, and vendors promote sustainable best practices. transcendencefestival.com
SAN PEDRO: Los Angeles Festival of Philippine Arts and Culture, Oct 4- 5, 2014.  This is the largest showcase of its kind in Southern California. Location: Pt. Fermin Park, San Pedro, Los Angeles 807 W Paseo Del Mar Los Angeles, CA 90731 Time: 10 a.m. Los Angeles CA. Ticket: $10, $16 weekend pass. filamarts.org
SIERRA MADRE: Angel Festival. All are invited to free event. Time: 11am - 4pm. Location: Memorial Park, 222 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre, CA. Phone: (626) 794-4458, theangelfestival.com
October 4-5, 2014


5 | Sun. Oct.5

ANAHEIM: Orange County International Auto Show Oct 2- 5, 2014. Check out the hottest new cars and trucks, exotics, tricked-out rides, classics & more! $12 admission.  Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W. Katella, Anaheim, CA autoshowoc.com
BLUE LAKE
: Medieval Festival of Courage, October 4-5, 2014,  10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Celebrating agricultural traditions At Christie’s Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze, Glendale Drive, Blue Lake, CA. Admission: $5, $3 age 12 & under. The Knights of Mayhem Full Contact Tournament Jousting Sat. & Sun. 12:30 & 3:30 p.m. medievalfestivalofcourage.org
CLAYTON: Clayton Oktoberfest, October 4 & 5, 2014. 10th annual Clayton Oktoberfest, claytonoktoberfest.com
GLEN ELLEN: Sustainability Festival. Time: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Cost: Jack London Park admission. Location: Beauty Ranch, 2400 London Ranch Rd., Glen Ellen, CA. jacklondonpark.com
LODI: Lodi Street Faire.  Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. lodichamber.com
POMONA:  Off-Road Expo, Oct 4- 5, 2014. Ticket: $12.  Pomona CA offroadexpo.com
SACRAMENTO: Transcendence Festival October 3-5 2014. World-renowned musicians and DJs, yoga studios, artists, educators, and vendors promote sustainable best practices. transcendencefestival.com
 


6 | Mon. Oct.6

 


7 | Tue. Oct.7

VISALIA: Taste of Downtown Visalia. Wine and Beer Tasting. Food Tasting $35 up. downtownvisalia.com


8 | Wed. Oct.8

 


9 | Thu. Oct.9


10 | Fri. Oct.10

BISHOP: Lone Pine Film Festival, October 10-12, 2014. lonepinefilmfestival.org
SAN PEDRO: San Pedro International Film Festival, October 10-12, 2014. SPIFFest.org 

 

11 | Sat. Oct. 11

ANAHEIM - Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show, Oct. 10-12, 2014
APPLE VALLEY: Air Show, harrisonairshows.com
BISHOP: Lone Pine Film Festival, October 10-12, 2014. lonepinefilmfestival.org
BLUE JAY:  Arrowhead Pine Cone Festival. Time: 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. free, pineconefestival.com
FAIRFAX: Bikeoktoberfest Marin. Time: 12 Noon - 5 p.m. Cost: Free admission. Bike expo, live music, group rides, cargo bike jubilee and more!
FAIRFIELD: BooZ & BrewZ.
MILL VALLEY - Film Festival Oct. 2-12, 2014.
OJAI:  Ojai Studio Arts Fall Tour, October 11-13, 2014.  Ojai Art Center. Ticket: ojaistudioartists.org for tickets.
RIVERBANK:  Riverbank Cheese & Wine Exposition, October 11-12, 2014.  riverbankcheeseandwine.org
TRES PINOS
: Olive Festival
WATSONVILLE - Watsonville Fly-In and Air Show October 11-12, 2014.


12 | Sun. Oct. 12

BISHOP: Lone Pine Film Festival, October 10-12, 2014. lonepinefilmfestival.org
PETALUMA Oktoberfest. Time:  Noon. Location: Hermann Sons Hall, Petaluma  ugas-eb.org
RIVERBANKRiverbank Cheese & Wine Exposition, October 11-12, 2014.  riverbankcheeseandwine.org
SAN DIEGO: Fifth Avenue Auto Showcase. Held in San Diego's historic Gaslamp Quarter from E Street to K Street, over 150 makes and models of high performance cars and motorcycles. FREE to view. Time: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. mcfarlanepromotions.com


17 | Fri. Oct. 17

BUENA PARK: Silverado Days, October 17-19, 2014   Location: Peak Park, 7225 El Dorado Dr., Buena Park, CA  silveradodays.com
PISMO BEACH: Clam Festival, October 17-19, 2014   pismochamber.com


18 | Sat. Oct. 18

BUENA PARK: Silverado Days, October 17-19, 2014   Location: Peak Park, 7225 El Dorado Dr., Buena Park, CA  silveradodays.com
CALABASAS: Pumpkin Festival, October 18 - 19, 2014. De Anza Park, Calabasas, CA
CALIFORNIA CITY: California City Renaissance Festival, October 18 - 19, 2014. Central Park, 10460 Heather Ave., California City, CA. $5 admission, age 5 & under free. calcityrenfair.org
CAMPBELL: Campbell Oktoberfest Arts & Craft Show, October 18 - 19, 2014. Location: Downtown  Campbell, CA
DEL MAR: San Diego Kids Expo & Fair, October 18 - 19, 2014. San Diego Fairgrounds, Del Mar, CA.  $8 admission, age 12 & under free. Hours: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. sandiegokidsexpo.com   
FULLERTON RagFest, October 18-19, 2014
GRASS VALLEY: Winterfaire, October 18 - 19, 2014. Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Nevada County Fairgrounds - Grass Valley, CA. nevadacountyfair.com
HALF MOON BAY: Art & Pumpkin Festival, October 18-19, 2014.   Downtown - Half Moon Bay, CA
HOLLYWOOD: Screamfest Horror Film Festival October 14 - 23, 2014
PISMO BEACH: Clam Festival, October 17-19, 2014   pismochamber.com
SANTA CRUZ: Santa Cruz Band Review, beachboardwalk.com


19 | Sun. Oct. 19

AUBURN: Antiques & Collectibles Street Fair.   Streets of Historic Old Town, Auburn, CA. 
BEVERLY HILLS:   28th Israel Film Festival Oct 23- November 6, 2014 Beverly Hills CA israelfilmfestival.com
CALABASAS: Pumpkin Festival, October 18 - 19, 2014. De Anza Park, Calabasas, CA
CALIFORNIA CITY: California City Renaissance Festival, October 18 - 19, 2014. Central Park, 10460 Heather Ave., California City, CA. $5 admission, age 5 & under free. calcityrenfair.org
CAMPBELL: Campbell Oktoberfest Arts & Craft Show, October 18 - 19, 2014. Location: Downtown  Campbell, CA
CAYUCOS
: Antiques & Collectibles Street Sale.  Ocean Avenue, Cayucos, CA.   
DEL MAR: San Diego Kids Expo & Fair, October 18 - 19, 2014. San Diego Fairgrounds, Del Mar, CA.  $8 admission, age 12 & under free. Hours: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. sandiegokidsexpo.com   
ESCONDIDO: Downtown Street Faire. Check out the 2nd largest single day street fair in California. 500 vendor booths span a 7 block area along Grand Avenue. Time: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Grand Avenue, Escondido, CA. kennedyfaires.com
FULLERTON: RagFest, October 18-19, 2014
GRASS VALLEY: Winterfaire, October 18 - 19, 2014. Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Nevada County Fairgrounds - Grass Valley, CA. nevadacountyfair.com
HALF MOON BAY: Art & Pumpkin Festival, October 18-19, 2014.   Downtown - Half Moon Bay, CA
HOLLYWOOD - Screamfest Horror Film Festival October 14 - 23, 2014
HOLLYWOOD - Screamfest Horror Film Festival October 14 - 23, 2014
PISMO BEACH: Clam Festival, October 17-19, 2014   pismochamber.com
POMONA: Swap Meet & Classic Car Show.  Fairplex in Pomona - Pomona, CA
SAN MARCOS: Horse Heritage Day. Time: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. HelpTheHorsePark.com
WESTLAKE VILLAGE
:  Denim & Diamonds for Autism. Time: 5-10 p.m.  Location: Four Seasons Hotel, 2 Dole Drive, Westlake Village, CA 91362 DenimAndDiamondsForAutism.net


24 | Fri. Oct. 24


BORREGO SPRINGS: Borrego Days Desert Festival, October 24-26, 2014 . borregodays.com


25 | Sat. Oct. 25

BORREGO SPRINGS: Borrego Days Desert Festival, October 24-26, 2014 . borregodays.com
 


26 | Sun. Oct. 26

BORREGO SPRINGS: Borrego Days Desert Festival, October 24-26, 2014 . borregodays.com
LOS ANGELES: LA Cancer Challenge.  Enter our Costume Contest--prizes  awarded. Halloween Kids Zone and more.  lacancerchallenge.org
PALM DESERT: Palm Desert Golf Cart Parade.  Time: 1 p.m.  El Paseo & San Luis Rey (760) 346-6111 golfcartparade.com
PLEASANTON: Tour de Cure Women's Series!

30 | Thu. Oct. 30

LOS ANGELES: Lux Aeterna, "Duet & Eponym": Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz (TRK), the performance space at Le Lycée Français de Los Angeles presentation.


 

November 2014

1 | Sat. Nov. 1

NEWHALL:  Rose Show.  This year's Santa Clarita Valley Rose Society "Wild West" rose show will be held at William S. Hart Park in Newhall, CA. Hundreds of rose bloom will be on display in vases. There is no charge to enter roses in this rose society rose show or to view the exhibits. The public is welcome to attend  free of charge. scvrs.homestead.com


2| Sun. Nov. 2, 2014
 

BERKELEY: Dia de los Muertos, Berkeley CA anotherbullwinkelshow.com/day-of-dead


6 | Thur. Nov. 6

BIG SUR: Big Sur Food & Wine Festival November 6-9, 2014, various locations throughout Carmel and Big Sur
SAN DIEGO: Art San Diego, November 6-9, 2014. More than 60 galleries from the U.S., Canada, Europe, Latin America and Asia  showcase paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints, photographs, videos and cutting-edge multimedia artworks in Balboa Park. art-sandiego.com


7 | Fri. Nov. 7

BIG SUR: Big Sur Food & Wine Festival November 6-9, 2014, various locations throughout Carmel and Big Sur
HOLLYWOOD: Hollywood International Family Film Festival Nov 7- 9, 2014 Hollywood CA iffilmfest.org
LODI: Lodi Sandhill Crane Festival, November 7-9, 2014. cranefestival.com
SAN DIEGO: Art San Diego, November 6-9, 2014. art-sandiego.com
SANTA YNEZ: Vaquero Show and Sale November 7, 2014


8 | Sat. Nov. 8

BIG SUR: Big Sur Food & Wine Festival November 6-9, 2014, various locations throughout Carmel and Big Sur
HOLLYWOOD: Hollywood International Family Film Festival Nov 7- 9, 2014 Hollywood CA iffilmfest.org
LODI: Lodi Sandhill Crane Festival, November 7-9, 2014. cranefestival.com
SAN DIEGO: Art San Diego, November 6-9, 2014. art-sandiego.com
TWENTYNINE PALMS: Weed Show November 8 & 9, 2014


9 | Sun. Nov. 9

BIG SUR: Big Sur Food & Wine Festival November 6-9, 2014, various locations throughout Carmel and Big Sur
HOLLYWOOD: Hollywood International Family Film Festival Nov 7- 9, 2014 Hollywood CA iffilmfest.org
LODI: Lodi Sandhill Crane Festival, November 7-9, 2014. cranefestival.com
SAN DIEGO
: Art San Diego, November 6-9, 2014. art-sandiego.com
TWENTYNINE PALMS: Weed Show November 8 & 9, 2014


15 | Sat. Nov. 15

PASADENA - Doo Dah Parade  Saturday, November 15, 2014. The parade route is between Altadena and San Gabriel Boulevards on E. Colorado. Come early, bring lawn chairs and stay f for the after parties listed on the official website (pasadenadoodahparade.info).     


16 | Sun. Nov. 16


LA JOLLA: The Beer Garden.  The Lodge at Torrey Pines Sunday 12pm to 3pm   closing event of San Diego Beer Week. The Beer Garden brings together the best of San Diego’s breweries and local chefs to celebrate the craft beer movement. With 24 breweries and 12 chefs, Beer Garden is a truly unique and delicious beer and food pairing event. Each admission includes unlimited tasters of beer and food. sdbw.org


21 | Fri. Nov. 21


LONG BEACH: CHILL Nov. 21- Nov. 30, queenmary.com


22 | Sat. Nov. 22


AUBURN Mandarin Festival Nov. 21-23, 2014

 

23 | Sun. Nov. 23


AUBURN Mandarin Festival Nov. 21-23, 2014


27 | Thu. Nov. 2

 

THANKSGIVING
 

December 2014

JANUARY 2015

FEBRUARY 2015

ADELANTO - Adelanto Grand Prix Feb 28-March 1, 2014. adelantogp.com

 

California Events Calendar includes festivals, fairs, concerts,  parades, car shows, film festivals, cultural celebrations and food fests and fairs, to name a few. We accept event submissions, but cannot guarantee inclusion. Send event information-- 1. Event name 2. description 3. date 4. time 5. address 5. cost 6. phone 7. website 8. photos (if any) 

DISCLAIMER: Information is deemed to be reliable but is not guaranteed. Please confirm before going--events are subject to change.

Subscribe to our newsletter!




Advertisement



More Info



  Click on map for 12 regions

 

 

 

 

 

Contact