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Giant Pumpkin Contest

Giant Pumpkin Contest

Monday, October 10, 2022, 7am–2pm The gathering of titanic pumpkins will take place at the Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-off!  Nearly 100 participants will enter their massive pumpkins in hopes of capturing the coveted title and $9/pound for the 2021...

Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival

Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival

Surviving the 2022 Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival... According to organizers, up to 250,000 attendees will visit Half Moon Bay over the two day festival.  If you plan ahead of time, you can avoid the heavy stop and go traffic by booking a hotel room in Half...

Half Moon Bay Christmas Events

Half Moon Bay Christmas Events

No fruitcake here, we only list the good stuff! First, my apologies to fruitcake lovers everywhere. Some of my best friends love fruitcakes. Second, Half Moon Bay loves to throw a good ol' fashioned community event, and none are bigger than those during the Christmas...

Halloween in Half Moon Bay

Halloween in Half Moon Bay

Known as the pumpkin capitol of the coast, Half Moon Bay is proud of its Halloween celebrations, festivals and traditions. Unfortunately, due to Covid-19, most of the typical activates have been cancelled for 2020; however, a few are still happening either remotely or...

Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Patches & Farms

Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Patches & Farms

Pick the perfect pumpkin at a Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Patch and create cherished family memories! The hillsides and coast side farms are awash with orange gourds, bouncy houses, and hay mazes — signaling that the Halloween season is officially underway! Our...

Purisima Creek Redwoods Preserve

Purisima Creek Redwoods Preserve

The Preserve can be accessed from the top from Skyline Blvd. The lower level, located just south of Half Moon Bay, can be accessed from Higgins Canyon Road or Purisima Creek Road. We strongly advise using Purisima Creek Road from Highway 1. Higgins Canyon Road can...

Harley Farms Goat Dairy

Harley Farms Goat Dairy

Visiting Harley Farms Goat Dairy is a hidden treasure. Mingle with the goats, ogle our edible flower garden, milk a goat, tour the cheese making room and learn how cheese is made. This is indeed a family favorite — fun and educational. You can take an official tour or...

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