Get ready to celebrate the Halloween fun with the tenth annual Pumpkin Express! The Pacific Southwest Railway Museum Association is presenting this Pumpkin Express which will return every Saturday & Sunday from October 11 to 26.
Get aboard the Pumpkin Express at the historic Campo Depot and travel to the Great Pumpkin Patch in this one hour train ride. After the Pumpkin Train ride you will get to tour the Haunted Train. Each child can pick out his or her own pumpkin in the haunted train and decorate it inside the Display Building.
There will be three runs of the train in a day: 10 AM, 12.15 PM & 2.30 PM. The tickets are priced at $5 for toddlers, $10 for children aged 6 to 12, $15 for adults and $12 for seniors. The Great Pumpkin’s Pumpkin Patch is indoors and won’t be affected by bad weather. For more information and to make advance reservations, visit http://www.psrm.org/pumpkin/.
Date: October 11 – 26
One of the most famous festivals of prestigious art & wine, the La Jolla Art & Wine festival is back for its sixth annual season! Not only does this festival showcase the best of arts and wines, but it also works for a cause. All profits raised from the festival benefit underfunded programs such as art, music, science, physical education, technology, and on-site medical care at local public elementary and middle schools.
This two-day juried art show and fundraiser will feature the works of more than 150 established artists from San Diego, Los Angeles, Orange County, Baja and beyond! With a silent auction, roving entertainment, a gourmet marketplace, the Geppetto’s/Witt Lincoln Family Art Center and a wine and beer garden offering premier wineries from around the world in addition to San Diego’s top breweries, the La Jolla Art & Wine festival has something for everyone!
The festival will be on from 10 AM to 6 PM on both the days. The entry is free however there is a suggested donation of $5, the proceeds of which will benefit public schools. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://www.ljawf.org.
Date: October 11-12