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Friday, October 7

History Museum: Free First Fridays (Redwood City)
Friday, October 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Mateo County History Museum
History Museum: Free First Fridays (Redwood City)

Enjoy free admission from 10 am to 4 pm, every first Friday of the month, at the San Mateo History Museum. Explore the museum housed in the 1910 County Courthouse; listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it features a stained glass dome and mosaic tile floor. The History Museum is ...Monthly

Zoppé Italian Family Circus 2022 (Redwood City)
Friday, October 7 – 4:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10-$24 for Youth (Ages 2-12) and $15-$29 for Adults (13+) Front row (All ages) $20-$34
| Redwood City Public Library
Zoppé Italian Family Circus 2022 (Redwood City)
The Zoppé Italian Family Circus welcomes guests into an authentic one-ring circus tent, in downtown Redwood City starting October 7th, for matinee and evening show times. This seven generation circus honors the best history of the Old-World Italian tradition, and stars Nino the Clown, along ...

Grand National Rodeo 2022 at Cow Palace (Oct.7-8)
Friday, October 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Box office opens at 4pm on both days
| Cow Palace
Grand National Rodeo 2022 at Cow Palace (Oct.7-8)

The Grand National Rodeo and Jr. Livestock Show returns to the Cow Palace. Enjoy Great rodeo events, food, and shopping.

Saturday, October 8

Grand National Rodeo 2022 at Cow Palace (Oct.7-8)
Saturday, October 8 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Box office opens at 4pm on both days
| Cow Palace
Grand National Rodeo 2022 at Cow Palace (Oct.7-8)

The Grand National Rodeo and Jr. Livestock Show returns to the Cow Palace. Enjoy Great rodeo events, food, and shopping.

Wednesday, October 12

Vote Now for Best of the Bay 2022
Wednesday, October 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over the Bay Area
Vote Now for Best of the Bay 2022

Best Burrito? Best Dive Bar? Best Bookstore? Vote now at 48hills.org The 47th annual Bay Guardian Best of the Bay Readers’ Poll is live. This special local tradition has been going strong for almost half a century.  Vote to honor your favorites, from Best Drag ...

Sunday, October 30

Spooky Halloween Witch Paddle on the Bay (Half Moon Bay)
Sunday, October 30 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Princeton Harbor
Spooky Halloween Witch Paddle on the Bay (Half Moon Bay)
Time to get spooky. Come join SUP Bay Area for a Halloween Witch Paddle in Half Moon Bay’s Princeton Harbor on Sunday, October 30, 2022. SUP and kayaks welcome. Wear your best witch or warlock costume (or if that’s not your thing, a Halloween costume, ...

Friday, November 4

History Museum: Free First Fridays (Redwood City)
Friday, November 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Mateo County History Museum
History Museum: Free First Fridays (Redwood City)

Enjoy free admission from 10 am to 4 pm, every first Friday of the month, at the San Mateo History Museum. Explore the museum housed in the 1910 County Courthouse; listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it features a stained glass dome and mosaic tile floor. The History Museum is ...Monthly

Wednesday, November 9

Lecture on Leonardo da Vinci’s “Unknown Masterpiece: The Room of Knots”
Wednesday, November 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Public Library
Lecture on Leonardo da Vinci’s "Unknown Masterpiece: The Room of Knots"
Caroline Cocciardi’s decades-long research on Leonardo da Vinci has led to new discoveries. Overlooked for centuries, yet visual to the naked eye, Cocciardi detected that the minute interlocking embroidered knot pattern on Mona Lisa’s dress deviated from the decorative embroidery of the day. Today, Caroline’s research brings ...

Friday, November 11

Free National Parks Day: Veterans Day | 2022
Free National Parks Day: Veterans Day | 2022

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from it all and clear your head with the peace and serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park and free ...

Friday, December 2

History Museum: Free First Fridays (Redwood City)
Friday, December 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Mateo County History Museum
History Museum: Free First Fridays (Redwood City)

Enjoy free admission from 10 am to 4 pm, every first Friday of the month, at the San Mateo History Museum. Explore the museum housed in the 1910 County Courthouse; listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it features a stained glass dome and mosaic tile floor. The History Museum is ...Monthly