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Four Things to Do in Campbell This Weekend

Campbell is loaded with events every week. Here's our "short list" of things to check out before the weekend's over.

It's Fall in Campbell and the weather has been a little goofy but that hasn't dampened the mood in the Orchard City.

Festivals, art shows and a really good garage sale are all up this weekend. If we forgot any events, please let us know what, who, when and where in the comments section below.

For now, here’s our short list of fun events this weekend:

1. Art Walk

Downtown Campbell invites visitors to stroll Campbell Avenue and take in all the local artists and their work. The event is free and takes place today, Friday, Oct. 19 from 6 to 9 p.m. Galleries not to be missed:

  • The Art Beat
  • Gallery of Dreams
  • Debbie Marie Gallery/Heartworks
  • Sonya Paz Fine Art Gallery
  • Vis a Vis Quilt Gallery
  • Bela La Vie
  • Simply Smashing

2. Forest Hill Elementary Country Faire

Forest Hill Elementary, 4450 McCoy Ave. San Jose, is hosting its school fundraiser carnival on October 20, the school hosts their fundraiser with food trucks, games, a silent auction and of course, a cakewalk.

3. Citywide Garage Sale

The Campbell On Sale is a bargain hunter's dream. More than 200 residents throughout the city will offer up their wares this Saturday, October 20  from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Check the Campbell Express for a map of locations or pick one up at one of the following locations in Campbell:

  • AM/PM Mini Market, 2015 Winchester Boulevard
  • Campbell City Hall
  • Campbell Community Center
  • Campbell Library
  • Goodies Coffee Shop
  • Nob Hill
  • Safeway Store, 2341 Winchester Boulevard
  • Safeway 950 W. Hamilton Avenue

4. Dia De Los Muertos in Campbell

Sonya Paz Gallery is hosting a Dia De Los Muertos art show on Saturday, Oct. 20, 7 p.m. The exhibit will showcase work from eight local artists including Christine Benjamin, Steve Caballero and John Cloud.

MomSquad October 19, 2012 at 05:51 PM
Also this weekend: Forest Hill Elementary's Country Fair "Goblyn's Glen" at Billy Jones Wildcat RR in Oak Meadow Park, Los Gatos Flashlight Safari at Happy Hollow Park and Zoo *more info on these and other events here: http://campbell.patch.com/articles/family-friendly-fall-fun
Deb R October 19, 2012 at 07:32 PM
Thank you for always keeping us in the loop - you are great at that!
MomSquad October 19, 2012 at 09:04 PM
Also, Moreland Educational Foundation's Pumpkin Patch and Haunted Trail posted this on their Facebook page: "Tonight from 4-9pm we will be having a great time at the Patch! Country Lane Carnival and food trucks (wood fired pizza and beer steamed hot dogs). Watch the Lorax movie at 6:30. Trick or treating and raffle too." They are located at 4835 Doyle Road, San Jose, CA. and the $ made benefits our local schools :)
Mayra Flores de Marcotte October 22, 2012 at 07:34 AM
Why thank you Deb! There's just too much good stuff going on and we don't want anyone to miss out. :)
Mayra Flores de Marcotte October 22, 2012 at 07:35 AM
Thank you for the additions, Mom Squad!

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