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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...

A Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival banner advertises the celebration.

Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival means business

October 18, 2018

For many people, the Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival is a perfect way to celebrate the fall fervor. This year, the festival was open from Oct. 13 to Oct. 14, bringi...

Pumpkins sit in the fields waiting to be brought down to the lower lot for sale.

Webb Ranch’s pumpkin patch brings families together

October 27, 2017

As Halloween draws nearer, families head over to Webb Ranch to pick out the perfect pumpkin. The ranch is a family-run farm in the heart of Portola Valley, which features a p...

The annual Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival celebrates with a huge assortment of pumpkins, festivities, and more. The event attracts many who embrace all things pumpkin, including carving, cuisine, and activities.

Annual Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival celebrates its 47th anniversary

October 20, 2017

On Oct. 15, crowds gathered to enjoy local art, music, food, and drinks at the annual Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival. Live music entertained attendees throughout the day...

Pumpkin patches just like this one are lined up as people drive into Half Moon Bay

Half Moon Bay: pumpkin world in our backyard

October 20, 2014

As October progresses and Halloween begins to creep up on us, with a quick scroll through Instagram, the average teenager will be faced with a trail of pictures of friends posing...

Apple vs. pumpkin

Apple vs. pumpkin

November 20, 2013


Pumpkins at a San Carlos pumpkin patch.

Picking the perfect pumpkin is an important aspect of the Halloween holiday for students

October 24, 2013

Picking out the perfect pumpkin is a necessity for those celebrating Halloween this year in the Bay Area. In order to do this, pumpkin pickers require the perfect location and a st...

Starbucks fall menu madness: Pumpkin drinks and longer lines

Sarah Adams, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013

Starbucks announces its fall menu, bringing new flavors and long lines to many of its local stores. The fall seasonal menu at Starbucks brings back the pumpkin spice latte, salted caramel mocha, pumpkin sugar cookies, and more, but only for a limited time. The short availability of these employee-acclaimed, widely popular items have been bringing customers in more frequently, leaving the after...

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