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Annual flower festival kicks off Chinese New Year’s celebration

January 30, 2020

Every year, people gather in San Francisco to celebrate the flower fair where they can browse and make purchases from the displays of flowers, fruits, and candy, simultaneously...

Mother and her son pick pumpkins together from the field.

Webb Ranch Pumpkin Patch kicks off the Halloween season

October 22, 2019

The Halloween season brings families together once again for some pumpkin picking fun. People from all over the Bay Area returned to the annual Webb Ranch Pumpkin Patch to make more memories that are bound to...

People came from across the Bay Area to attend Redwood City's Salsa Festival.

Annual Salsa Festival brings the community together

October 3, 2019

The rhythm of the music and people's tapping feet brought the Bay Area back together once again for the annual Salsa Festival. Packed crowds swarmed the streets of Redwood City...

Students prepare to perform at the Save the Music festival.

Many ‘sing’ the praises of upcoming Save the Music Festival

September 24, 2019

With the Save the Music Festival fast approaching, leaders are taking the time to reflect on the purpose behind the popular event. According to the National Association for Musi...

The Self-Help for the Elderly booth hands out mooncake to families celebrating in the park.

Autumn Moon Festival shines light on family values

September 17, 2019

From traditional lion dances to eating mooncake, the Autumn Moon Festival brought families together to celebrate a cherished Chinese tradition. The festival took place from...

On opening day, one of the women working at the wine tasting booth pours a customer a bottle of wine.

Belmont celebrates Greek culture in annual festival

September 3, 2019

The annual Greek Festival invited the community to a three-day long event celebrating the rich Greek heritage through traditional music, dancing, food, and shops. From all over ...

Hometown Days takes place annually every third weekend in May.

Hometown Days brings San Carlos back to its roots, rain or shine

May 20, 2019

With summer just around the corner, San Carlos residents come to enjoy a festival that embodies the spirit of the community. Hometown Days was first proposed by Mayor Pat Bennie...

A boy enjoys the teacup ride at Mount Carmel's Wild West Days 2019 festival.

Annual Wild West Days festival brings the community together

May 13, 2019

Last weekend Mount Carmel Elementary School hosted their yearly Wild West Days festival, drawing in thousands of festival-goers. The excitement welcomed preschoolers, middle schoolers, and high schoolers from all over...

The ASB Assemblies Commission works hard to begin planning Carlmont’s annual Scotsland festival.

ASB prepares for the annual Scotsland

April 24, 2019

Amidst the mounting stress of the final quarter, ASB aims to reduce this academic tension by preparing for Carlmont’s annual Scotsland festival earlier in order to provide stu...

The police officer leading the Cherry Blossom Festival parade toward Tokyotown.

Cherry Blossom Festival promotes Japanese culture

April 23, 2019

All across the globe, Harumi, a Cherry Blossom Festival, signals the beginning of spring and the end of winter colds. Harumi is a traditional Japanese holiday that is meant t...

The Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival celebrates the coming of spring

April 16, 2019

On April 13, the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival was held in San Francisco's Japantown for many to enjoy. ...

California College of the Arts hosts 2019 Holi Festival

March 20, 2019

On March 16, California College of the Arts held the 2019 Holi Festival. All funds made from the event were given to the ASHA nonprofit organization to support education in India. ...

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