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Alameda County Fair

4501 Pleasanton Avenue
Pleasanton, California 94566

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Alameda County Fall Home & Garden Show

Date: 10/03/2014 - 10/05/2014
Time: Fri, 12pm - 6pm; Sat, 10am to 6pm; Sun, 10am - 5pm
Presented By: Capital Showcase
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Cost: $6 adults; child under 12 free;
Parking: $8
Discount: On-line at www.capitalshowcase.com
Contact email: kari@capitalshowcase.com
Contact phone: 855 331-5999

Turn your house into the home of your dreams. Come to the 28th annual Fall Home & Garden show at the Alameda County Fairgrounds. This is the largest home & garden show in the tri-valley. Get lots of ideas at hundreds of exhibits featuring custom kitchens & baths, doors & windows, heating & air, sunrooms & floors, pools & spas, Landscaping displays and more!!!. Whether building, remodeling or simply redecorating, the Home & Garden show is the place to be. Show prices are the best prices - Come shop, compare and save!

Come play exhibitor Bingo, a combination scavenger hunt and traditional bingo game where attendees pick up a bingo card upon entering the show and search for bingo letters located throughout the show. One winner each day will win a $100 gift card to Bridges Restaurant.

Be one the first 300 admissions each day of the show and receive a FREE flowering plant, Sponsored by Alden Lane Nursery.


Pirates of Emerson Haunted Theme Park

Date: 10/03/2014 - 11/01/2014
Time: Please visit PiratesOfEmerson.com for dates and times
Presented By: POE Productions, LLC
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Cost: $25.00; SPEED PASS add $10.00; COMBO add $10.00; TWICE THROUGH add $10.00
Parking: $8
Contact email: info@piratesofemerson.com
Contact phone: 925 426-7559

The award winning Pirates Of Emerson are bringing chills, thrills a cut throat terror to the Bay Area for the 22th year. Consuming over 4 acres including 6 haunted.
Attractions: Buried Alive, The Attack, Pirates of Emerson, Mental Maze, Wild Woods, Virus!

Special Features: An event not to be missed for any true adventurist! Featured on the Discovery Channel as one of the 7 scariest haunted housed in the country, The Pirates of Emerson is a very intense atmosphere, with extensive use of smoke, strobe lights, animatronics and scores of freaky costumed characters. Not recommended for children under 13.

Doing our best to make Pleasanton UN-Pleasant!


KR Farms Fall Festival & Pumpkin Patch

Date: 10/06/2014 - 10/31/2014
Time: Monday through Friday 10AM to 9PM, Saturday & Sunday 11AM to 8PM
Presented By: KR Farms LLC
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Cost: FREE
Contact email: keri.alpinechristmastrees@gmail.com

Lots of pumpkins, games, attractions, and fund for the whole family.
Gem Faire

Date: 10/10/2014 - 10/12/2014
Time: Fri, 12pm - 6pm; Sat, 10am - 6pm; Sun, 10am - 5pm
Presented By: Gem Faire, Inc
For More Information
Cost: Adults $7 weekend pass; Child Under 12 free
Discount: http://www.gemfaire.com/coupon/index.php
Contact email: info@gemfaire.com
Contact phone: 503-252-8300

Fine jewelry, precious & semi-precious gemstones, millions of beads, crystals, gold & silver, minerals and much more at manufacturer's prices. Over 50 exhibitors from around the world. Free hourly door prizes.


Twin Valley Mothers of Twins Club Semiannual Used Clothing & Equipment Sale

Date: 10/11/2014 - 10/11/2014
Time: 9am - 2:15pm
Presented By: Twin Valley Mothers of Twins Club
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Cost: Adults $2, Children $1
Contact email: sale@tvmotc.org
Contact phone: 925-487-4197

The TVMOTC Clothing & Equipment Sale features over 25,000 gently used items for babies and kids from 200+ sellers. we have clothing for newborns to teens, maternity wear, carseats, single and double strollers, swings, bouncy seats, cribs, high chairs, safety gates, DVDs, and thousands of toys and books for all ages. All items go through a quality control process. Most unsold items will be 50% off from 1:30 to 2:15. Note: No strollers or carts are allowed inside the sale.


DeafNation Expo

Date: 10/11/2014 - 10/11/2014
Time: 9am - 5pm
Presented By: DeafNation
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Cost: FREE to the public
Parking: $8
Contact email: joel@deafnation.com
Contact phone: 512 410-7004

DeafNation Expo is the foremost touring trade show for, by, and about deaf people. DeafNation provides exhibitions, entertainment and seminars around the United States at no charge to the public. Our philosophy is that free admission brings a diversity of attendees who can share our culture, needs, language, and information. Sign up online for FREE Admission Ticket at www.DeafNation.com


STEM Encampment

Date: 10/11/2014 - 10/11/2014
Time: 7am - 4:30pm
Presented By: San Francisco Bay Area Council, Boy Scouts of America
For More Information
Cost: Adults, $15; Child $25
Parking: $8
Contact email: milkransom@comcast.net
Contact phone: 925 449 9373

For Scouts and non-scout youth in the San Francisco & Alameda Counties Earn requirements toward the BSA NOVA awards See first-hand some of Silicon Valley's newest technologies Meet and learn from scientists, engineers, technology specialists, and mathematicians from real businesses and industries. Discover, build, create, experience hands-on activities in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. To encourage participation, foster interest, and increase knowledge in the STEM fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, while at the same time, providing some of the traditional elements of a large scouting activity. For more information, go to www.sfbac.org/stem

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The Harvest Moon Classic

Date: 10/17/2014 - 10/19/2014
Time: Fri, 8am - 6pm; Sat, 8am - 6:30pm; Sun, 8am - 6pm
Presented By: Del Valle Dog Club of Livermore and Skyline Dog Fanciers of San Mateo County
For More Information
Cost: FREE to the public
Parking: $8
Contact email: jsmccue@quiknet.com
Contact phone: 408 683-4851

Three All Breed Shows Friday October 17 through Sunday October 19, 2014

There are 39 Designated Specialties on Saturday and several on Friday and Sunday along with several Concurrent Specialties on Saturday as well. Three All Breed Shows Friday October 17 through Sunday October 19, 2014

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Diwali Festival and Fireworks

Date: 10/25/2014 - 10/25/2014
Time: 11am - 11:30pm
Presented By: FIA of N. California
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Cost: Adult $5, Children 2 & up $5, VIP $20
Parking: $8
Contact email: Ritu@fiaonline.org
Contact phone: 510-304-5619

Come and Celebrate Diwali, "Festival of Lights". Join thousands of people in the only Diwali celebration with spectacular fireworks and an amazing laser show on Saturday October 25th, 2014. Enjoy dazzling parade, musical concert and Dandiya with Bollywood celebrity Celina Jaitly, cultural programs, kids corner, petting zoo and savor delicious food. Call 510-304-5619 or visit fiaonline.org for more details.


Ia 'Oe E Ka La Hula Festival

Date: 10/31/2014 - 11/02/2014
Time: Fri, 3pm - 11pm; Sat, 9am - 5pm; Sun, 9am - 7pm
Presented By: Kumu Hula Association of Northern CA
For More Information
Cost: FRI $10; SAT/SUN $15 Child 5 and under FREE; Seniors FRI $10; SAT/SUN $13
Parking: $8
Discount: Pre-Sale only 3-day Pass $30.00
Contact email: kumuhulaassociation@gmail.com
Contact phone: 650-355-6451