Fall is here and with it comes all the fun and entertainment of Fall Festivals, Harvest Festivals, Oktoberfests, Halloween, and more. Events come in every shape and size, sweet to scary, and provide something for everyone in your family. Here are some events happening this October in and around Concord.
Classic Games and Festival Fun at Silverwood Elementary Annual Fall Festival
This annual community event is open to teachers, students, as well as families and friends. The festival boasts lots to do including an inflatable obstacle course, pumpkin decorating, a goldfish game as well as other carnival game favorites, plus a cake walk, face painting, karaoke, and a hula hoop competition.
In addition, guests will enjoy a Concord PD K9 Demo, the Live Butterfly Tent, photo booth, and free snow cones.
To purchase unlimited game wristbands and raffle tickets, visit http://silverwoodpta.org/Home.
Location: 1649 Claycord Ave., Concord, CA 94521
Date: Friday, October 18th
Time: 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Dress up for the Annual Halloween Spooktacular & Ghost Train at Pixieland 2019
The annual Halloween Spooktacular & Ghost Train at Pixieland Amusement Park promises lots of fun for your little ghost, goblins, and witches. Kids are invited to join in the fun, in costume, and enjoy riding the Ghost Train, along with all the spooky rides, which will also feature trick-or-treating. Also, games, glitter tattoos, character appearances, and food of all kinds will be onsite.
* Buy a Family Fun Pack – get 5 single tickets FREE or Buy a Mega Fun Pack – get a mini fun pack FREE!
Location: Pixieland Amusement Park 2740 E Olivera Rd., Concord, CA 94519
Date: Saturday, October 26th & Sunday, October 27th
Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
For more event information, visit http://www.pixieland.com/events.html.
Come and Craft at the Halloween Crafternoon at the Concord Library
The Concord Library hosts the annual Halloween Crafternoon for all ages! The afternoon is filled with Halloween crafts and fun! Families can join the fun in costumes, create a craft, and even enjoy a special treat.
Location: Concord Library 2900 Salvio St, Concord, CA 94519
Date: Thursday, October 31st
Time: 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The Benicia Halloween Costume Contest & Trick-Or-Treat Stroll
Your family and even your furry friends will enjoy the annual Halloween Costume Contest & Trick-Or-Treat Stroll at City Park where local merchants provide candy and treats to kids and their families. At noon, everyone can also enjoy the popular Canine & Critter Costume Contest with prizes.
Location: City Park, Benicia, 1117 1st St, CA 94510
Date: Saturday, October 26th
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
- 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. – Kids & Adult Costume Contest at City Park
- 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m. – Canine & Critter Costume Contest at First St. Green
- 12:15 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Winners Announced at First St. Green
For more details and updates, visit the Facebook page event.
The Danville Fall Fest 2019 – Food, Fun, Art & Entertainment
Held in historic downtown Danville, this year’s Fall Fest promises food, fun, art & entertainment for the entire family with more than 200 artists and artisans. Guests can enjoy local food offerings, the classic car show, and explore the incredible downtown area. Also, admission is FREE!
Location: Downtown Danville Hartz Ave., Danville, CA 94526
Date: Saturday, October 19th & Sunday, October 20th
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The Pleasant Hill Pumpkin Splash 2019
This annual event at the Pleasant Hill Aquatic Center promises Spooktacular fun for the entire family complete with carnival games, a floating pumpkin patch, and pumpkin decorating.
Location: PH Aquatic Park 147 Gregory Lane Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Date: Sunday, October 13th
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Click here to pre-register for the Pumpkin Splash!
Are you ready to Jump?
If you haven’t had quite enough fall fun, remember Concord Sky High Sports is always the perfect activity – fall, winter, spring, and summer – in the Kids Court, Sky High Dodgeball, Freestyle Court, and Arcade. Join us on Halloween for a great indoor Halloween party… safe to Jump in costumes, decorations, candy and enjoy your second hour of Jump time for free!