Rio Sands Hotel
116 Aptos Beach Drive
Aptos, California, CA 95003, United States
+1 831 6883207

OCTOBER EVENTS

HARVEST FAIR & STEAM FESTIVAL

OCTOBER 03, 2015 - OCTOBER 04, 2015

Step into the incredible world of steam power at the Harvest Fair & Steam Festival presented by Kinetic Steam Works and Roaring Camp Railroads. Welcome Fall with heritage children's activities like scarecrow making, pumpkin patch picking, candle making and gold panning. Behold steam-powered line shafts, player pianos, letterpresses, printing presses and more! Children with a steam train ticket get to pick out a free pumpkin from our harvest pumpkin patch on Bear Mountain.

For more information visit: roaringcamp.com

21ST ANNUAL LOBSTER FEED

OCTOBER 10, 2015

The event features 1-1/2 pound fresh Maine lobsters cooked and served with all the trimmings and includes live blue grass music under the redwoods.

For more information visit: mountainparks.org

ANNUAL MONTE FOUNDATION FIREWORKS EXTRAVAGANZA!

OCTOBER 11, 2015

A wonderful family event featuring a spectacular fireworks display.

For more information vist: monte-foundation.com

WINE HARVEST DINNER AND GRAND PRO TASTING

OCTOBER 16, 2015

Wine harvest dinner celebration under the stars at the Sesnon House at Cabrillo College. Meet celebrity wine professionals including distinguished wine writers, Master Sommeliers and celebrity chefs.

For more information visit: scmwa.com

SANTA CRUZ CHILI COOK-OFF AT THE BOARDWALK!

OCTOBER 24, 2015

Bring your appetite and join the fun as both professional and amateur chefs compete!

For more information visit: beachboardwalk.com

MARINE MASQUERADE

OCTOBER 30, 2015

Family fun with seaside storytelling, night-time tours to a whale of a skeleton, crafts, scavenger hunt, and costume parade.

For more information visit: seymourcenter.ucsc.edu/