March Events

Stamp & Scrapbook Expo

Date: 03/03/2017 - 03/04/2017
Time: Fri. 10am - 6pm, Sat. 9am - 5pm
Presented By: Stamp & Scrapbook Expo
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Cost: Adults $15 - Fri. Early Bird (9am - 6pm); $10 - Fri General (10am - 6pm); $10 - Sat (9am - 5pm) Child 12 and under free
Parking: $10
Discount: Online: $8 - Friday Early Bird (9am - 6pm); $8 - Saturday (9am - 5pm)
Contact email:
Contact phone: 888-252-EXPO [3976]

Come experience the expo! See the latest designs, tools, projects and more! Come have fun and make new friends... or bring your friends with you! This is definitely the best place to shop and crop till you drop. There's never a dull moment with all the amazing exhibitors, activities, door prizes & more! Take advantage of our online promotions and get ready for unforgettable experience.

Special Event Tickets:
$49 | Thursday Mega Make & Take Extravaganza (3pm - 12am)
$39 | Friday Superheroes Crop Party (8am - 12am)
$39 | Saturday Campus Life Crop Party (8am - 12am)
$20-$60 | Friday & Saturday Workshops
$20 | Card Swap

Gem Faire

Date: 03/10/2017 - 03/12/2017
Time: Fri. 12pm - 6pm; Sat. 10am - 6pm; Sun. 10am - 5pm
Presented By: Gem Faire, Inc
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Cost: Adults $7; Child Under 12 free; Seniors $7
Parking: $10
Discount: Print 2 for 1 coupon at
Contact email:
Contact phone: 503-252-8300

GEM FAIRE: March 10-12, 2017, Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave., Pleasanton. Fri. 12pm-6pm, Sat. 10am-6pm, Sun. 10am-5pm. Admission $7 weekend pass. 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. Jewelry repair & cleaning while you shop. Free hourly door prizes. For more info, visit or call (503) 252-8300 or email:

Synopsys Alameda County Science & Engineering Fair

Date: 03/11/2017 - 03/12/2017
Time: Sat. 4am - 7pm; Sun. 8pm - 10pm
Presented By: Alameda County Science and Engineering Fair Association a 501 (C)(3) non profit TID 45-1800245
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Contact email:
Contact phone: 925-426-7879

Synopsys Alameda County *Science Fair *
6th Annual

Come get your BRAIN ON! Meet the next generation of Scientists and Engineers! See S.T.E.M in action!

Admission Free - Public Hours

Saturday 3/11/17 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Sunday 3/12/17 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Projects located in Buildings B, P,Q,R

Sunday 3/12/17 1:00 - 3:00 pm Building C

Enter Gate 8 off of Bernal Ave.

Student Presenters, Volunteers, Judging - Schedule

**closed to PUBLIC at these times * Must have SACSEF Badge to enter buildings

- Friday 3/10/17 - 2 pm - 10 pm - Project Setup *badging

- Saturday 3/11/17 - 9 am - 12:15 pm - Project Judging Round One

- Saturday 3/11/17 - 1:45 pm - 3:30 pm - Project Judging Round two

- Sunday 3/12/17 - 11:00 am - 12:30 pm - VIP Project Tour

Presenters and INVITED VIP - **INVITATION only event

- Sunday 3/12/17 1 pm - 3 pm - Awards Ceremony

2017 Sponsors: Synopsys Outreach Foundation, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Oracle, Chevron, Sandia National Laboratory, Professional Engineers in California Government, Alameda County Water and Waste Water Agencies, East Bay Community Foundation, Alameda County Office of Education, Galaxy Press

SEF Festival of Colors

Date: 03/11/2017 - 03/11/2017
Time: 11am - 3pm
Presented By: Sankara Eye Foundation
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Cost: Adults $15; Child Under 5 years of age FREE
Discount: Early Bird $5 off by Feb 15
Contact email:
Contact phone: 925-487-8952

SEF announces the 2nd Annual Holi (Festival of Colors) to be hosted at the Alameda County Fairgrounds on Saturday, March 11th, 2017 from 11:00-3:00pm. The festival is kid friendly, has a super DJ with great music, will have food for purchase and lots of colors, including one free packet with admission. The event consists of sharing the joy of Holi by sprinkling color powder on friends, family and anyone participating (See photos from last years event at the link below). Please bring friends and family to support the event.

Take advantage of the early bird special which expires on Feb. 15th.

$10 per ticket before Feb 15
$15 at the event

Link to Tickets:

Antique Show

Date: 03/19/2017 - 03/19/2017
Time: 8am - 3pm
Presented By:
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Cost: Admission and parking $10 per car (full)

Join us for our monthly show, Antiques, Etc. at The Fairgrounds, every 3rd Sunday of the month.
Highlights for Antiques, Etc:
Up to 400 Dealers
All items 20 yrs or older
Service Dogs allowed.

Goodguys 35th All American Get-Together

Date: 03/25/2017 - 03/26/2017
Time: Sat. 8am - 5pm; Sun. 8am - 4pm
Presented By: Goodguys Rod and Custom Association
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Cost: Adults $20; Child $6; Military $15
Parking: $10 vehicl
Contact email:
Contact phone: 925 838-9876

Kick-off the Bay Area hot rodding season at the longest running event on the Goodguys Schedule! It's the Goodguys 35th All American Get-Together Giant Car Show and it's all happening at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton, CA on Saturday & Sunday, March 25 & 26. Come on out and explore over 3,000 shined-up American show cars and trucks of all years, makes & models on display celebrating our country’s car culture – And you don’t want to miss the crowning of the Goodguys 2017 Custom of the Year Award! Plus, don't forget to check out the Giant Swap Meet with over 1,250 sellers, the huge Cars 4 Sale Corral with close to 1,000 vehicles for sale, shop over 200 Vendor Exhibits, watch or participate in the Goodguys AutoCross timed racing competition, Custom of the Year competition, Nitro Thunderfest Dragster Exhibition, explore the Model Car Show, enjoy the FREE Kids Zone, an Indoor Car Show and so much more! For complete details and to register your vehicle or purchase tickets, visit

Alameda County Fair

4501 Pleasanton Avenue
Pleasanton, California 94566

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