September Events

153RD Scottish Highland Gathering & Games

Date: 09/01/2018 - 09/02/2018
Time: Sat. 8am - 6pm; Sen. 8am - 6pm
Presented By: Caledonian Club of San Francisco
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Cost: Adults $25; Child $13; Seniors $13;
Contact email:
Contact phone: 650-996-2326

Join VIP Guests Gary Lewis, Chief of Clan MacKenzie in TV's Outlander and Hafthor Bjornsson, 'The Mountain' in TV's Game of Thrones in celebrating Scottish culture, cuisine, competiton and entertainment at the largest Scottish Games in North America, and California's longest running Scottish Games. The 153rd Scottish Highland Gathering and Games are back at the Alameda County Fairgrounds on Labor Day Weekend 2018 for the 25th consecutive year.

Bay Area Pet Fair

Date: 09/15/2018 - 09/16/2018
Time: Sat. 10am - 5pm, Sun. 10am - 5pm
Presented By: Pet Food Express
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Cost: Free
Contact email:
Contact phone: (510) 924-3398

On September 15 and 16, 2018, the Pet Food Express Bay Area Pet Fair will feature more than 80 California pet rescues and shelters in attendance, with over 1,000 adoptable dogs, cats & small animals.
In addition, the event is an extravaganza for pet-loving families. Admission and parking is free, and there will be free live shows, free activities for kids and dogs, food trucks, lots of giveaways and loads of vendors.
The six years of the Pet Food Express Bay Area Pet Fair resulted in:
4,760 homeless pets adopted, including 1078 in 2016!
More than $238,000 donated back to local rescues and shelters
110,000+ animal lovers in attendance
Pet Food Express' Director of Community Outreach, Mike Murray, calls the Pet Food Express Bay Area Pet Fair an 'opportunity to educate people about the importance of rescue and adoption, find hundreds of homeless pets forever homes and provide a fun weekend of activities for the whole family.'
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Pleasanton Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival

Date: 09/20/2018 - 09/22/2018
Time: 10 AM - 5 PM Thursday & Friday; 10 AM - 4 PM Saturday
Presented By: Rusty Barn
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Cost: TBD
Parking: $10
Discount: For coupons, visit
Contact email:
Contact phone: 801-463-1200

Come join us for our Festival in Pleasanton - At the Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival you will find a wide variety of Sewing, Quilting, Needle-Art and Craft supply exhibits from many quality companies.

el Bueno la mala ei feo Fest

Date: 09/23/2018 - 09/23/2018
Time: 1pm - 8:30pm
Presented By:
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Cost: Adults $46.75 Child $17.75
Parking: $10
Contact email:
Contact phone: 510-595-5599



NorCal Night Market

Date: 09/28/2018 - 09/30/2018
Time: Fri. 3pm-11pm; Sat. 3pm - 11pm; Sun. 3pm - 11pm
Presented By:
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Cost: Admission is $5 at the door; Child 3 and under free
Parking: $10

BACK WITH A NEW LOCATION on the Fairgrounds. Mark yo' calendars and tag yo' friends for food, games, art, shopping and performances! Bring out the squad to enjoy the cool nights and take pics of food for the 'gram, find the perfect gift from merch and crafts vendors or commission a special piece by a local artist at our Art Walk.

Pirates of Emerson

Date: 09/30/2018 - 10/31/2018
Time: Please check for exact times on the day you want to go
Presented By: POE Productions, LLC
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Cost: Please check for pricing.
Contact email:
Contact phone: 925-426-7600

Pirates of Emerson Haunted Themed Park for 2018 is a not be missed event.
Truly frightful and not suitable for children under 14.
As always, each haunted house is new for season.
One price gets you into all FIVE Haunted Attractions plus extra events, like Clown Chaos and MisFortune Teller.
Tickets are available on-line at Pirates of Emerson or at the door. All credit cards accepted.
Pirates of Emerson "The Bay Area's Halloween Tradition"

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