Roaring Camp Halloween & Harvest Fair
Where/When: Roaring Camp, 5401 Graham Hill Rd., Felton. Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m.-5:30 pm.
What: Celebrate harvest time and Halloween with activities for the entire family. Make and take home a scarecrow, pick a pumpkin from the pumpkin patch at the top of Bear Mountain, or enjoy hand car races, a petting zoo put on by the local 4H clubs, bounce houses, gold panning, candle making, Farmer John Mini Tractor Rides, get an old-fashioned photo shoot, and see demonstrations by the town Blacksmith and old time Print Press Operator.
Price: Admission is free. Steam train tickets are $24 for adults and $17 for children.
Scotts Valley Firefighters Pancake Breakfast
Where/When: Scotts Valley Fire District Station 1, 7 Erba Lane. Sunday, 8 a.m.-noon.
What: The Scotts Valley Fire District will be hosting a fundraiser pancake breakfast for the community, which will include engine tours, a jump house, face painting and live demo’s. All proceeds will benefit local charitable organizations.
Price: Tickets are $7 for adults, and $5 for kids 12 and under and seniors. For more information, visit www.scottsvalleyfire.com.
“The Gift of Art” Exhibit
Where/When: Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center, 9341 Mill St., Ben Lomond. Now through Dec. 24. Wednesdays-Sundays, noon-6 p.m.
What: The Art Center’s newest exhibit, “The Gift of Art,” is now on display.
Karaoke with Ken
Where/When: Malone's Grille, 4402 Scotts Valley Dr. Saturday, 9 p.m.
What: Are you looking to release your inner rock star? Well, head to Malone’s ever Saturday night and belt out your favorite tune. The bar hosts Karaoke with Ken every week with a large variety of songs to choose from. Hear some tunes and scout out the local talent at this fun event.
Price: There is no cover charge, and food and drinks are available at various prices.
Bike and Hike to the Giants
Where/When: Big Basin State Park, 21600 Big Basin Way, Boulder Creek. Sunday, 10 a.m.
What: Head to the park for this family-friendly adventure, which will include a 1-mile bike ride, with a stop to learn about the park’s redwood trees, followed by a .25-mile hike to the site of Big Basin's first pioneer settlers.