Where/When: , 158 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA. Thursday, 6 p.m.
Why Go: Green Halloween Palo Alto will feature a costume exchange, an eco fashion show, and complimentary food and drink including organic candy. In addition to a lively program of activities and entertainment, Green Halloween Palo Alto will feature clearly posted tips on how Halloween celebrations can be more eco friendly. Bring the family and pick out your costume for this year!
Where/When: , 201 Almond Ave., Los Altos, CA. Thursday, 7 p.m.
Why Go: The MVLA School Speaker Series presents "From Princess to Pop-Tarts: What the New Culture of Girlhood Means for Girls and the Grown-Ups Who Care About Them". Peggy Orenstein, the author of the New York Times Best Seller, Cinderella Ate My Daughter, will examine several issues girls are confronting and suggest ways for kids, teens and parents to combat such obstacles.
Where/When: , 35 S 2nd St, Campbell, CA. Friday, 11:30 a.m.
Why Go: Soroptimist International's grow is to attract, inspire and motivate women to join the cause in supporting women and children at home and abroad. The scheduled speakers are the Honorable Catherine Gallagher, retired Superior Court judge of the Santa Clara County, and Angel Rampy, business coach and corporate trainer and owner of Success through Learning. Come and learn about how you can make an impact on your communtiy today.
Where/When: , 241 E Campbell Ave, Campbell, CA. Friday, 6 p.m.
Why Go: First Fridays are fun events held on the first Friday of every month in Downtown Campbell, rain or shine. This week's theme is the Zombie Crawl. Come on down dressed in your most ghoulish Zombie costume!
Where/When: , 4805 Westmont Ave, Campbell, CA. Friday, 7 p.m.
Why Go: The Westmont High football team will look to rebound from a lopsided league defeat this Friday night at home against Gunderson High-San Jose. The Warriors fell 37-15 to Sobrato High-Morgan Hill on Friday night to fall to 0-1 in league play and 2-2 overall. Westmont hosts Gunderson before a pair of tough league road dates against Andrew Hill High and Leigh in San Jose.
Where/When: , Stevens Creek Blvd & Mary Ave, Cupertino, CA. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Why Go: The 8th annual festivities will include a wonderful feast of food, business and craft booths, music and dance including a traditional Rangoli display. The elaborate Kids Zone will be packed throughout the day with children visiting the magic show, petting zoo, pony rides, wood workshop, face painting and coloring contests.
Pricing: Admission to the festival grounds is free with plenty of free parking available at De Anza College.