October Events
Autumn fun
October - December
Livermore Libraries

Take your kids to some fun fall craft programs!
First Thursday of every month
10:00am - 7:00pm
Downtown Danville

Shop, dine and play local! Come out for fashion, food, friendship and fun.
Order a Snoopy license plate today and help support California museums. Each plate will feature a reproduction of an original Snoopy drawing by Charles Schulz. 
October
Las Positas College
           
The “We Can” art exhibit at Las Positas College in Livermore will benefit the Alameda County  Community Food Bank by sale of the paintings and the donation of canned foods.
In partnership with Driving-Tests.org, the Livermore Public Library is proud to offer a variety of FREE, interactive California Driver Permit practice tests. 
Sunday
10:00am - 2:00pm
Livermore

The LIVERMORE YEAR-ROUND SUNDAY FARMERS' MARKET runs Sundays, all year, from 10:00am to 2:00pm at the parking lot at S. L Street and Railroad Ave.
3rd Tuesday of the Month
5:30pm
Pleasanton Library

Free legal help. Each person will get a 20 minute consultation with a member of the Alameda County Bar Association.
October 1st - 31st
10:00am - 6:30pm
Windmill Farms, San Ramon

This is a little pumpkin patch and petting zoo in the parking lot of Windmill Farms Produce. It features 12 varieties of pumpkins plus mini-pumpkins, gourds, corn stalks, hay bales, Indian corn, carving kits, and Halloween accessories.
September 27th - November 1st
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, Vallejo
 
New and favorite haunted mazes, freaky scare zones and monstertainment.
September 27th - November 1st
Alameda County Fairgrounds, Pleasanton

The frightening Pirates of Emerson are back to make Pleasanton completely unpleasant! 6 haunted attractions, for one low price, plus much more!!
September 2nd - December 19th
Civic Center Library

The Livermore Public Library will offer 10 storytime sessions each week this fall, from September 2 – December 19, 2014.  Have fun singing, dancing, reading and listening as we encourage early literacy.  Library storytimes are free of charge.
October 3rd-31st
Alameda County Fairgrounds

KR Farms Fall Festival and pumpkin patch are happening at the Alameda County Fairgrounds, October 3rd through the 31st. 
October 11th & 20th
Civic Center Library & Rincon Library, Livermore

The next open enrollment for Covered California is November 15, 2014, to February 15, 2015.  Axis Community Health will give a free presentation of Covered California, the new online “marketplace” that makes it simple and affordable to purchase quality health insurance.
October 16th & November 20th
9:30am
​Shannon Center, Dublin

Come to the local Women's Club meeting!
October 16th, November 20th, December 18th
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Civic Center Library, Livermore

Whether you are a seasoned writer or just starting out, join published Young Adult author J.L. Powers at Livermore Public Library for the Writing Club for Young Adults.
October 17th, 18th, 24th, 25th
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Museum on the Main, Pleasanton

Meet the ghosts of Pleasanton's past in this uniquely spooky annual event held by Museum on Main. 
October 18th - November 2nd
Bankhead Theater, Livermore

AVENUE Q is a gut-bustingly hilarious modern musical focusing on a group of unique 20-somethings making their way in the big city, seeking their purpose in life.
October 20th
7:00pm
Pleasanton Public Library

An exciting and spirited program featuring Duffy Hudson based on The 2014 California Reads Selected Title What it is Like To Go to War By Award-winner and best-selling author, Karl Marlantes.
October 20th
5:30pm - 9:00pm
Gianni’s Italian Bistro

Once again Gianni’s is hosting the Soroptimist’s Tips for Change Fundraiser held on Monday, October 20th from 5:30- 9:00pm at Gianni’s Italian Bistro.
October 21st
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Civic Center Library, Livermore

Courses, tests, essays, activities…What exactly do colleges want to see?  The Livermore Public library invites local high school students and parents to attend a free presentation, “What Colleges Want: An Inside Look at College Admissions Requirements for grades 9 to 11.”
October 21st
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Hilton Garden Inn, Emeryville

​Jobseekers can treat themselves to a roomful of employers with immediate openings at the East Bay HIREvent.
October 22nd
Dublin Elephant Bar

The Elephant Bar will donate a portion of the meal ticket towards the Dublin/San Ramon Women’s Club 20th Annual Holiday Fantasy.
October 23rd
Creekside Community Church, Alamo

Guitarist Christopher Williams Headlines Benefit Concert October 23 Show Benefits Young Adults with Special Needs.
October 23rd
2:00pm
Livermore Public Library Civic Center

There will be a free presentation on nutrition and fitness for seniors on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 2pm, at the Livermore Public Library Civic Center.
October 23rd
7:30pm
Bankhead Theater, Livermore

Take a trip down memory lane with The Lettermen and discover why the sweet harmonies and romantic sound of such favorites as “The Way You Look Tonight” and “Put Your Head on my Shoulder” never go out of style.
October 24th - 25th
5:00pm - 9:00pm
The Growing Room Academy, San Ramon

Fun for all ages at The Growing Room Academy, 2340 San Ramon Valley Blvd. San Ramon (near in-n-out burger). 
October 24th
7:00pm
Railroad Saloon, Livermore

Come to Shane's birthday party!
October 24th
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Harvest Valley Christian Church, Pleasanton

Come join the harvest season! Fun, games and prizes. Enjoy food, entertainment, music and so much more.
October 24th
3:50pm - 5:30pm
Danville Community Center

Join a ghoulish evening! The festivities will include arts and crafts, face painting, games, trick-or-treating and lots of fall fun! 
October 24th - 26th
Tommy T's Comedy Club, Pleasanton

Adele Givens represents Chicago well. She’s intelligent, down to earth, proud, and just a little gangsta. 
October 24th - 25th
Sulphur Creek Nature Center, Hayward

Come to Sulphur Creek Nature Center and experience Halloween with an unusual twist. Take a walk through the ages, and find out how some animals have stood the test of time.
October 24th
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Lifetime Tennis, Pleasanton

Come to the Haunted Hallway of Horror! There will be games and activities for kids and adults. Free community event.
October 25th
10:00am - 12:00pm
Alain Pinel Realtors, Pleasanton

Everything You Wanted to Know About Nutrition Before, During, and After a Cancer Diagnosis but were Afraid to Ask. 
Autumn fun
October 25th
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Dublin's Heritage Park

Are you ready to get your “Hands-On History”? Come to Dublin’s Heritage Park and Museums for an afternoon of Fall Fun!
October 25th
10:00am - 12:00pm
Towne Center Books, Pleasanton

Children 10 years old and younger are invited to come in costume and pick up instructions, a Halloween bag and their first clue from the starting location, Towne Center Books at 555 Main Street.
October 25th
9:00am - 3:00pm
City Civic Center Park

Come out for adoptions, demonstrations, vendors, games and more. Bring your dog for the Halloween costume and photo contest!
October 25th
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Downtown Pleasanton

Downtown merchants and local breweries will come together for a night of adult trick-or-treating.
October 25th - 26th
9:00am - 1:00pm
Livermore High School

Meat Sale/Plant Sale and Electronics Recycling. 
 
October 25th
11:00am – 3:00pm
The Danville Livery & Mercantile, Danville

Kids and families are invited to dress-up in their Halloween costumes and participate in this year’s festivities!
October 25th
​1:00pm - 5:00pm
​Downtown Livermore

Activities for families with children in the 5th grade and younger! Kids will enjoy the Costume Contest, Carnival Games, Activities and some Surprise Entertainment.
October 1st - 31st
Joan's Farm, Livermore

Maze, Old West Town, Hay Ride, Farm Animals, Gem Panning, Antique Museum, Pumpkins, Gourds, Indian Corn, Corn Stalks, Straw Bales, Nuts, Refreshments, Gift Shop, and more.
October 1st - 31st
G&M Farms, Livermore

It twists, it turns, it dead-ends – it’s six green acres of good old-fashioned family fun! It’s the G & M Farms Cornfield Maze and Pumpkin Patch in Livermore, the farm that is so fun it has been featured TWICE on the David Letterman Show!
October 25th
7:00pm - 11:00pm
Sycamore Clubhouse, Danville

Come out for a colorful evening of food, drinks, and fun to learn more about The Crayon Initiative. It will be a benefit to raise funds to keep crayons out of landfills and into the hands of kids who need them.
October 25th
Towne Center Books, Pleasanton
 
Assistance League® of Amador Valley is holding a children’s book drive in support of Make a Difference Day, October 25, a national day of community service.
October 25th
1:00pm - 4:00pm
​Salvation Army, Hayward

Come and join the fun as The Salvation Army hosts a celebration for families.
October 25th
11:30 am
Wente Vineyards, Livermore

Join Executive Chef Matt Greco for a special behind-the-scenes tour of The Garden at Wente Vineyards.
October 26th
1:30pm
​Livermore Public Library

Join Bay Area Filmmaker/Curator Jeff M. Giordano in this free screening and discussion of the classic supernatural thriller The Uninvited.
August 24th, September 28th, October 26th
​10:00am - 2:00pm
Altamont Raceway, Tracy
 
Take your teen to "Get Real Behind the Wheel Safe Teen Driving"!
October 26th
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Ardenwood Historic Farm, Fremont

Celebrate this bewitching holiday and disguise yourself from ghouls and goblins with a fun Halloween mask. Learn the story of the very first Jack-O-Lantern too.
October 28th
7:30pm
​Bankhead Theater, Livermore

Jake Shimabukuro has transformed the ukulele into an instrument of incredible virtuosity, bringing astonishing technique and passionate energy to music from Hawaiian classics and rock tunes to original songs.
October 28th
10:00am - 11:00am
Forest Home Farms, San Ramon

Calling all little Farmers-- and ghosts and goblins! Fall is a great time to gather at the farm to hear stories, sing songs, and do a special fall craft! 
October 30th - November 1st
Firehouse Theatre, Pleasanton

Celebrate the opening of Creatures of Impulse’s 5th Season at the Firehouse by seeing all three nights of the only improvised teen horror show in the Bay Area.
October 30th - November 2nd
Tommy T's Comedy Steakhouse, Pleasanton

Kabir "Kabeezy" Singh- Kabir Singh is one of the fastest rising Comedians in the Nation.
October 30th
7:30pm
Bankhead Theater, Livermore

Under Maestro Jose Hernandez, Mariachi Sol de Mexico has become America’s premier mariachi ensemble, offering traditional mariachi sounds embellished with fresh contemporary passion and powerful new rhythms.
October 31st
9:00pm
Railroad Saloon, Livermore

Halloween Party with The Turbo Fuegos (Costumes are welcome and they will be holding a costume contest)!
October 31st - November 16th
Village Theatre, Danville

Arsenic and Old Lace - Mortimer Brewster fears that he may be going crazy. It seems to run in the family.
October 31st
​9:00pm
 Castle Rock Restaurant & Ale House, Livermore

Friday October 31, 2014, AKA Concerts presents a Rockin' Halloween Party featuring Bay Area Tribute bands Beer Drinkers & Hell Raisers (ZZ Top), Shred Zeppelin (Led Zeppelin)  and Jett Black (Joan Jett & the Blackhearts).