Sat., Sept. 10 and Sun., Sept. 11
Quilts and Blooms Quilt Show
@The Gardens at Heather Farm, 1540 Marchbanks Dr, Wanut Creek
Diablo Valley Quilters and Heather Farm present their first ever outdoor quilt show with over 100 quilts and local vendors.
Cost:$10 (good for both days)
Time: 10am-4 pm
Sat., Sept. 17
Public Art Walking Tour
@ Start at Lesher Center
Bedford Gallery docents will lead walking tours of Walnut Creek’s wonderful downtown public art collection. Docents are trained by public art specialists and can offer information and insight appropriate for all ages. Each month will feature a different walk. Registration not required. More information: https://www.bedfordgallery.org/public-art/public-art-tours
Cost: $5 cash, includes admission to Bedford Gallery
Time: 10:00-11:00 am
Thurs., Sept. 22 – Sun., Sept. 25
@Heather Farm Park
Celebrating 86 years of music, community and kindness bringing us together. The four-day Festival offers family-friendly entertainment, live music, a large carnival with more than 15 rides, Kid Zone, a showcase of amazing local and regional talent including artists, craftsmen, designers, jewelers, builders, food specialties, craft beer garden, and more. For more information about times, prices, parking, carnival ride tickets and the free supervised bicycle valet, please visit wwww.thewalnutfestival.org.
Thurs., Sept. 29
@online or in person (3021 Citrus Circle #170, Walnut Creek)
Do you dream of transforming your space? We can help turn your dream into a reality. Join our home remodeling seminar and allow our expert team to guide you through the basic steps of a home remodel, answer all of your questions, and more. Let us help you dream a little. After all, dreaming is the first step to creating something new. The event shall be available virtually or with limited in-person attendance with social distancing and following health and safety protocols.
RSVP: https://gordonreese.com/home-remodeling-seminar/ or by phone (925) 885-3770
@Shadelands Business Park
Farmers bring their best from the nearby farming areas, kid’s craft corner, live music. www.cafarmersmkts.com/diablo-valley-farmers-market
Save the date:
Sat., Oct. 15
It’s time to clink glasses and lift your spirits with Ein Prosit der Gemütlichkeit — a toast to cheers and good times — in honor of the upcoming fall season and popular Oktoberfest celebration.
Join us in the biergarten or on the dance floor for another epic Oktoberfest in Walnut Creek. It’s a great place to show off your dirndl dress or don the lederhosen (not mandatory!). This day-long, family-friendly event recreates the beloved German fall celebration.
Oktoberfest will include live entertainment, music, dancing, gourmet food and dozens of artisan vendors, arts & crafts, biergarten with dozens of craft beers, wine, international music, Kinder Platz Kids Zone.