Where/When: Retro Dome, 1694 Saratoga Ave, San Jose, CA. Sunday, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Why Go: "Long Live Life" presented by the Retro Dome in collaboration with the San José Chamber Orchestra and the National Jewish Theater Festival is an evening of affirmation and remembrance of the Jewish experience through music and text.
Performers include a string quartet from the San José Chamber orchestra, a pianist, and singers Stephen Guggenhiem, tenor, Layna Chianakas, mezzo-soprano, Allison Charney, soprano and Kevin Nakatani, bass. All the music was written by prominent composers while they were detained at the camp.
Where/When: Casa de Fruta, 10031 Pacheco Pass Hwy, Hollister, CA. Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Why Go: Join the villagers of Willingtown as they celebrate Bacchanal and the traditional feast of Michelmas. This weekend is a visual treat as garlands and masks are donned by men and women.
Patrons are encouraged to wear a mask and/or garland. A beautiful selection of both can be found at the faire, or you may choose to have a mask painted on. Each weekend provides a new adventure an the annual faire. Don't miss out on all the mischief and fun to be had!
Pricing: $25 general admission. $35 for a weekend pass.
Where/When: , 35 S 2nd St, Campbell, CA. Saturday, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Why Go: The annual InnVision Fall Gala fundraising event, “Haute Havana Nights,” at Villa Ragusa in historic downtown Campbell.
The 2011 InnVision Fall Gala will feature a sizzling fashion show, zesty food and drinks, and a smoking hot live auction. Support a noble cause and have some fun this Saturday!
Where/When: E Campbell and N. Central avenues, Sunday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Why Go: Get your Sunday off to the right start by shopping for brunch (and more) at the Farmers' Market. Get outside, mingle with your neighbors and pick up some great and healthy food.
Pricing: Whatever you buy
Where/When: , 4805 Westmont Ave, Campbell, CA. Friday, 7:00 p.m.
Why Go: The Westmont High football team squares off against nearby rival Prospect High this Friday night. Kick-off is slated for 7 p.m. at Westmont High in Campbell.
The Warriors defeated Monta Vista High-Cupertino 28-13 last Friday night to earn it's first win of the season. Prospect also comes into the non-league affair with a 1-1 mark overall. The Panthers topped Fremont High-Sunnyvale 21-9 last weekend. Westmont begins league play on Oct. 1 at Sobrato High in Morgan Hill.