Festivals

46th Annual Millbrae Art & Wine Festival

09/03/2016-09/04/2016
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Meadow Glen Milbrae
Milbrae  CA

MILLBRAE ART & WINE FESTIVAL,

“THE LAST BLAST OF SUMMER”

SEPTEMBER 3-4, 2016 –– 10 AM TO 5 PM

HUGE MARDI GRAS-STYLE FESTIVAL OF MUSIC, ART, FOOD AND FUN LABOR DAY WEEKEND

WHAT: The festive spirit and flavor of the “Big Easy” is coming to the Bay Area! The Millbrae Art & Wine Festival is the Bay Area’s biggest Labor Day weekend event with huge crowds transforming downtown Millbrae into a fantastically fun Mardi Gras-style celebration featuring two sun-splashed days of live music on stage and street throughout downtown, a juried show with 250 professional artists and craftmakers showing their latest handcrafted wares, festive food and drink, premium wines, microbrews and signature craft cocktails, artisan specialty food, “Hops Haven” microbrew tasting tent with tasty seasonal craft beer, an organic and green products showcase, home and garden exhibits, health and wellness displays, the “Classically Cool Car Show” and tons of fun for kids with the Streets Filled With Talent Music & Dance Showcase plus an ultra thrilling zip-line, wild and wacky “waterballerz”, thrilling carnival-style rides, and an abundance of amazing amusements for kids in Playland. Free round trip shuttle service will be available from the Millbrae BART/Caltrain station every 20 minutes from 10 am to 5:30 pm. Festival admission is free. Presented by the Millbrae Chamber of Commerce. The blockbuster entertainment lineup includes Zepparella, The Houserockers, Pacific Soul Band, Neon Velvet, Stompy Jones, Sol Peligro, Loudin’ Cleer, John Clarke, Bob Culbertson and HeartStrings Music.

WHEN: September 3-4, 2016. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days.

WHERE: On Broadway (one block west of El Camino Real) between Victoria and Meadow Glen in Millbrae CA.

INFO-LINE: 650-697-7324

WEBSITE: http://millbrae.miramarevents.com

FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/MillbraeArtWineFestival

INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/miramarcrew

TWITTER: https://twitter.com/miramarevents

Community Carnival in Milpitas

09/10/2016
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
by Crosspoint Church of Silicon Valley
Milpitas 

Community Carnival in Milpitas will be held on10am-3pm on Saturday, September 10th for the Community Carnival hosted by Crosspoint Church of Silicon Valley.

It will be a fun day with carnival games, local food trucks, magic show, Disney movie, and more! Admission is free.

Carnival address: 658 Gibraltar Ct., Milpitas, CA 95035

45th Annual Mountain View Art & Wine Festival

09/10/2016-09/11/2016
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mountain View Castro Street Area
Mountain View  

45th Annual Mountain View Art & Wine Festival,

SEPTEMBER 10-11, 2016 –– 11 AM TO 7 PM

WHAT: The Mountain View Art & Wine Festival is a festival like no other. An authentic and moveable feast for the senses. The cool, vibrant, multicultural Castro Street vibe. Silicon Valley’s World-Class Art & Music Festival is a spectacularly fun celebration of life featuring 600 professional artists and craftmakers showing exceptional handcrafted wares, stellar live music on stage and street throughout downtown, the “Comcast Pigskin Party Lounge” with football and baseball on the giant screen TV, festive food and drink with premium wines, seasonal craft beer, refreshing sangria, margaritas and signature craft cocktails, artisan specialty food purveyors, an organic and green products showcase, health and wellness displays, home and garden exhibits, sensational young performers strut their showstopping stuff on the “Mountain View’s Got Talent” Community Stage, and action-packed Kids’ Park with ultra thrilling bungee jumping, wild and wacky waterballerz, super cool temporary body art, face painting and hula hooping fun. The music lineup includes the new Saturday Sunset Concert (5-7 p.m.) featuring the Bay’s best classic rock and roll band The Houserockers, the return of smash-hit Salsa Sunday with Orquesta Borinquen and Ruckatan plus a stellar bill with Pacific Soul, The Hitmen, Blue House, The Blackouts, Emerson & The Growiser Band, Bob Culbertson, HeartStrings Music, John Clarke, Man in White, and Ancient Winds. Admission is free. Presented by the Chamber of Commerce Mountain View.

WHEN: September 10-11, 2016. Hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday
WHERE: On Castro Street between El Camino Real and Evelyn Avenue in Mountain View CA.
INFO-LINE: 650-968-8378
WEBSITE: http://mountainview.miramarevents.com
FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/MountainViewArtWineFestival
INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/miramarcrew
TWITTER: https://twitter.com/miramarevents

Mid Autumn Moon Festival 2016

09/10/2016
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Milbrae Library
Milbrae 

Come celebrate this traditional holiday with family, friends, and the community. Enjoy storytelling, music, dance, and lots of children’s activities, along with special moon cake treats.

Japantown Sumo Champions Kids & More Meet & Greet

09/10/2016
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
San Francisco Japantown Peace Plaza,
San Francisco  

The Japan Center Malls and the Japantown Merchants Association invite you to join us for the 4th Annual Sumo Champions Exhibition in the Japantown Peace Plaza.

Sumo is an ancient Japanese tradition and martial art and we’re bring it to San Francisco for FREE. Join us (and bring the family) to meet real Sumo Wrestlers, learn about life as a Sumo and watch live matches.

We have a special Kids & More meet & greet the evening before our matches with two real SUMO. Come, get autographs and photos and learn more about this ancient art!

A Free Kids & More Meet and Greet at 5:00 PM

Free and open to the public

Presented by Japan Center Malls