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Important Note: Due to the coronavirus pandemic, any public events & gatherings are subject to postponement or cancellation. Please check directly with the organizer or venue to find out about the details.

HOWL-O-Ween Doggie owners, the annual HOWL-O-Ween Dog Costume Contest has gone VIRTUAL in 2020. If you have a sea-worthy costume lined up for your little companion, be sure to snap a photo and enter online before October 26th! Space is limited to first 100 dogs, so don't delay. Pet owners are still encouraged to come down to Ventura Harbor Village on Halloween weekend to show off your pups costume and indulge in treats (yes, there are sweets for you AND your furry friend). The first 100 participants will be sent a digital coupon for complimentary pup cream (specially prepared dog ice cream) redeemable at Coastal Cone. Check out all of contest details here so you don’t miss out.

Now thru Oct 31: Fall Harvest on the Farm at Underwood Family Farms The farm has transformed for the fall season into a 40+ acre giant Pumpkin Patch, Pick Your Own & Harvest Experience. Enjoy Wagon Rides, Corn Trail Ride-through, Gigantic Pumpkin Patch, Pick Your Own Fields, Photo Opportunities, Giant Spiders, Pumpkin House, Harvest Basket, & Giant Tractor, Misting Tunnel, Hay Pyramid, Animal Center Viewing, Roaming Entertainment (Weekends only), and more! $8.00 Monday - Friday; $15.00 Saturdays & Sundays. Children UNDER 2 and parking are FREE. Seniors (65+), Military, Veterans, & Emergency 1st Responders receive $2 admission discount daily (w/ valid ID). 9am-6pm at Underwood Family Farms, 3370 Sunset Valley Rd, Moorpark. Info: click here

Thu, Oct 22: Thousand Oaks Certified Farmers’ Market Enjoy a wonderful outdoor shopping experience with California farmers bringing you the freshest, vine and tree ripened fruits and vegetables. Other California agricultural items include fresh meat products, herbs, honey, eggs, whole and shelled nuts, fruit juices, jams, jellies, cut flowers, potted plants, and wine. Noon TO 5:00pm at THE OAKS SHOPPING CENTER in the EAST END PARKING LOT, Wilbur Road & Oaks Mall Drive, Thousand Oaks. Info: 805-529-6266 or click here

Sat, Oct 24: SVPD "Almost Scary" Drive Thru Event Dress up your kids, decorate your cars, come through and almost get scared. We will be handing out candy and giving out a few small gifts to our favorite vehicles and costumes. Please note the following: • This will be an in car drive thru event. NO FOOT TRAFFIC. • Windows down is an invitation to be almost scared. • Windows up means do not almost scare us. • Candy will be provided at the end until we run out. • Please adhere to all COVID 19 related guidelines and wear a mask if your car windows are down. Please note the traffic pattern/starting location: • The staging location and starting point will be the City Hall parking lot located at 2929 Tapo Canyon Road. • Please access the City Hall parking lot from Avenida Simi. • The front SVPD parking lot will be closed for regular traffic. • If you need police assistance from the front lobby, the overflow parking lot will be open for police-related business. Access can be made via EB Alamo St. to NB Michael Clark Parkway. • SVPD Traffic Personnel will be on scene to help direct the flow. We look forward to putting on this event and would like to thank the Simi Valley Police Foundation for their contribution. 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM starting at City Hall, located at 2929 Tapo Canyon Road, and ending at the SVPD front parking lot at 3901 Alamo Street. Info: 805-583-6917 or click here

Sat, Oct 24: Downtown Ventura Certified Farmers’ Market Enjoy a wonderful outdoor shopping experience with California farmers bringing you the freshest, vine and tree ripened fruits and vegetables. Other California agricultural items include fresh meat products, herbs, honey, eggs, whole and shelled nuts, fruit juices, jams, jellies, cut flowers and potted plants. Wonderful artisan bakery products, ethnic foods and tasty hot foods prepared onsite. Ocean fish fresh from the boat is also a real treat offered here. Open 8:30am to Noon at Santa Clara Street & Palm Street, Ventura. Info: 805-529-6266 or click here

Sun, Oct 25: Santa Clarita Certified Farmers’ Market Every week over 40 California farmers bring the freshest, vine and tree ripened fruits and vegetables to you. Other California agricultural items offerings are fresh ocean fish & seafood products, herbs, honey, eggs, whole and shelled nuts, fruit juices, jams, jellies, cut flowers and potted plants. 8:30am to Noon at the COLLEGE OF THE CANYONS in PARKING LOT 5,
Valencia Boulevard & Rockwell Canyon Road, Santa Clarita. Info: 805-529-6266 or click here

Wed, Oct 28: Midtown Ventura Certified Farmers’ Market Enjoy a wonderful outdoor shopping experience with California farmers bringing you the freshest, vine and tree ripened fruits and vegetables. Other California agricultural items include herbs, honey, eggs, cut flowers and potted plants. Wonderful artisan bakery products, ethnic foods and tasty hot foods prepared onsite are also available. 9 am to 1 pm at Pacific View Mall in the west parking lot, near Red Robin and Sears, 3301 N. Main Street, Ventura. Info: 805-529-6266 or click here

Thu, Oct 29: Oxnard Farmers Market Shop for locally grown farm products such as fruits, flowers, veggies, eggs, nuts and honey! Enjoy fresh-baked bread, assorted live plants and jewelry. 9 am to 2 pm at Plaza Park, 5th and C Streets, Oxnard. Call 805-247-0197 or click here

Thu, Oct 29: Thousand Oaks Certified Farmers’ Market Enjoy a wonderful outdoor shopping experience with California farmers bringing you the freshest, vine and tree ripened fruits and vegetables. Other California agricultural items include fresh meat products, herbs, honey, eggs, whole and shelled nuts, fruit juices, jams, jellies, cut flowers, potted plants, and wine. Noon TO 5:00pm at THE OAKS SHOPPING CENTER in the EAST END PARKING LOT, Wilbur Road & Oaks Mall Drive, Thousand Oaks. Info: 805-529-6266 or click here

Sat, Oct 31: Ventura County Handweavers and Spinners Guild Virtual Zoom Meeting, Show & Tell and Program A meeting of a creative community with the specific purpose to advance, foster & promote the art of handweaving, spinning & related crafts through charitable and educational activities. Virtual Zoom Program (no charge) starts at 9:00 a.m. w/ Rebecca Mezoff Tapestry Artist video presentation “Sand In My Shoes” and live question and answer session from 10:30am-11:30am. Click here to see “Sand In My Shoes” trailer. For more info and to request Zoom Meeting log in, visit www.vchsg.org.

STEM Club For Middle Schoolers presented by Southeast Ventura County YMCA and Columbia Memorial Space Center. New advanced STEM program for local middle schoolers! YMCA STEM Club begins October 19 with virtual meetings. The program is divided into three units----Aerospace (October 19 through December 18), Solar Chemistry (January 18 through March 26) and 3D Printing and Robotics (April 12 through June 18). Club members meet Monday through Thursday from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. (virtually and when approved, in person). The club curriculum includes rocketry and exploring space. Participants will build with club-provided LEGO Mindstorms education kits and create objects with 3D printers. The fee is $49 per unit and includes club materials. The units do not build upon each so parents can register their kids for all three units or a specific unit. Info: click here

Island Packer Cruises Excursions with regular trips for day visitors and campers to the Channel Islands National Park.  The boat departs from Ventura Harbor Village off of California Highway 101. Info:  click here  A variety of trips through the summer.  Special trips include a visit to the Painted Cave, one of the largest known sea caves in the world as well as multi-island day trips and inter-island camper shuttles to expose visitors to the great diversity of the Channel Islands.  Spring time is the best time of year to view wildflowers on all of the islands.  For camping rates, regular schedules, rates and special trips visit: www.islandpackers.com

The Ultimate Escape Rooms are a fun, physical, adventurous way to challenge your mind. Each room has a different theme. There are up to ten people in each room depending on which room you book; when the door locks you have 60 minutes to solve a series of puzzles using the elements of the room. Can U Escape? Reservations recommended; gift certificates available. Sun-Thur 11am-9:45pm, Fri-Sat 11am-10pm Ventura Harbor Village, 1591 Spinnaker Drive #117 C, in Ventura. Info:​​ 805-256-6600 or click here

Sat, Nov 7: Ventura County Handweavers and Spinners Guild Program will be joining the Southern California Handweavers’ Guild for a special joint Virtual Zoom Meeting, Show & Tell and Program: (No Charge) Virtual Zoom Program: Virginia Postrel talks about her new book “The Fabric of Civilization”. Weaving together history, archaeology, economics, science, and on-the-scene reporting, Virginia tells the story of textiles as the story of human ingenuity. For author info and book video trailer visit vpostrel.com. 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Zoom. For more info and to request Zoom Meeting log in, visit us at www.vchsg.org

Sat, Nov 7 thru Sat Dec 19: Ventura County Handweavers and Spinners Guild 50th Anniversary Celebration and Gallery Show Our members will have a variety of fiber art designs on display and for purchase. Come and learn the history of our Guild as we celebrate our 50th Anniversary. Open Saturday November 7th, 2020 through Saturday December 19th, Friday, Saturday and Sunday 11:00am to 5:00pm. Info:  www.beatricewood.com and www.vchsg.org

Sun, Nov 22: Ventura Flea Market Shop for antiques, used and new merchandise sold by over 500 vendors. A special Early Bird admission is available from 6am to 9am at $10.00 per person. Regular admission starts at 9 a.m. at $5.00 per person. Children under 12 are admitted free when accompanied by an adult.  Pets are not allowed. Event is held rain or shine! Parking is $5. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Ventura County Fairgrounds. Info: www.rgcshows.com/ventura or 323-560-7469

Ongoing, Saturdays: The Camarillo Hospice Certified Farmers Market 8am until noon in the parking lot of the County of Ventura Senior Nutrition Center, at 2220 Ventura Blvd., on the south side of the Boulevard, between Elm Drive and Fir Street. Info: 389-6870 or visit the site .

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