Top Tickets: October 18–24
Mickey Mouse on ice skates, two beer fests, and a fun run await this weekend.
Disney on Ice: 100 Years of Magic
10/19–10/21 Relive a century of animated wonder when beloved Disney characters—including Mickey Mouse, Cinderella, Timon and Pumbaa, and Woody and Buzz Lightyear—skate captivatingly before massive audiences at Oracle Arena. disneyonice.com.
4th Annual Walnut Creek Oktoberfest
10/20 Don your best dirndel and lederhosen for this free, family-friendly event in Civic Park. Enjoy live entertainment, dancing, food, music, and—of course—beer to celebrate the traditional German festival. walnutcreekdowntown.com.
Zombie Brew Crawl 2018
10/20 Mmmm beeeeers … The undead and more lively guests will roam Main Street sampling suds from local breweries stationed at participating businesses. There is also a costume contest, so give them your best ghoul. eventbrite.com.
10/20–10/21 Head to downtown Danville to peruse—or purchase—unique artworks ranging from jewelry and ceramics to paintings and photography. Of particular note are the 1,000 or so glass pumpkins on display. Music and dance performances, delicious bites, and wine and beer tastings round out the day. danvillefallfest.com.
Lafayette Res Run for Education
10/21 Whether you're a sprinter, a jogger, or a walker, register for the family-friendly 5k or 10k runs through downtown Lafayette and around the reservoir. This fall morning event benefits local schools and Lafayette Chamber services and programs. lafayettechamber.org.
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