ALOE-ween at the Ruth Bancroft Garden

Dress up and come celebrate ALOE-ween at the Garden. It’s sure to be a skele-fun day for all! – Pumpkin Scavenger Hunt* – find all the hidden pumpkins in the Garden and win a prize. – Food Drive supporting the Food Bank of Contra Costa & Solano – bring non-perishable/canned food items. – Gift Basket … Read more

Healthy Halloween Snacks

🎃Simple🎃Healthy🎃Tasty🎃Festive🎃 👻These Halloween snacks are super easy to make and your kids will love them! For toddlers, cut the grapes into half or quarter and when ready to eat, cut the cutie slices in half. 👻SHOPPING LIST Cantaloupe Grapes Blackberries Cuties Celery Kabob sticks 👻If you can’t find green grapes or cantaloupe, swap them out … Read more

Spooky Streets Halloween House Decorating Contest, Walnut Creek

Do you LOVE Halloween? Are goblins, ghouls and pumpkins some of your favorite things? Enter your house for the Great 2020! Decoration Contest! Your house will be added to a master list of homes in Walnut Creek where people can safely drive by and view your hard-work and creativity. Submit a photo of your decorated … Read more

Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festival Event Guide

Trick or treat, Autumn is here! Fall is in full gear and there is a huge variety of things to do for all ages around the Bay Area including jumping into a corn kernel sandbox, exploring a haunted barn, bobbing for pumpkins and entering a costume contest! Don’t forget to capture a cute pumpkin patch … Read more

Fall Bucket List

The fresh crisp air, the sun laying low in the sky, the smell of rain and leaves turning to yellow, orange and red. All of the signs that Fall is here! Gather the family and start checking these fun (and some traditional) activities off of the list! Go pick apples Jump in a pile of … Read more