October 29 • 8am to 1pm

Show off your Halloween costumes and explore the Spooktacular Youth Garden for all kinds of fun including animal explorations and tracking, scavenger hunts and games. Effie Yeaw Nature Center, Sacramento Splash and Save the Snakes will have creatures of all sizes and shapes for your family to see. Create natural Halloween decor for your home. Make acorn owls, autumn leaf butterflies and corn husk dolls. Decorate pumpkins for an additional fee. It is sure to be a treat! $5 per person (ages 4 to 14) payable at the turquoise Info Tent.


See What’s Happening on the Sun

Community Observatory docents will set up several types of solar telescopes for safe public solar viewing of the exciting events happening now.

Bat Hollow Maze

A Halloween tradition at Soil Born Farms created by our farmers.
Kids of all ages love to run, play and get lost in the maze.

Learn About Bats, Owls, Crows & Hawks

Naturalist Cliff Hawley will give a free talk in the Sacred Circle at 10am

Regenerative Agriculture Farm Tour

Explore the American River Ranch through the eyes of a visionary.
Walk and talk with Shawn Harrison, Co-Director at 9am & 11am

Live Music with Millington Strings

Enjoy the classic tunes with a cup of Pachamama coffee and local baked goods available at Phoebe’s Tea & Snack Bar.

Farmhouse Kitchen Pop Up Brunch

9am to 1pm or until we sell out.

Frittata Plate $12
Autumn Vegetable Frittata served with Roasted Potatoes and Mixed Green Salad

Li’l Sprouts Plate $8
Three Organic Buttermilk Pancakes with Sautéed Apples & Cinnamon served with Organic Butter and Organic Maple syrup

Green Plate Special $12
Black Bean Chili served with Buttermilk Chive Cornbread and Cilantro-Lime Slaw


Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op
Pachamama coffee farmers
Kaiser Permanente
Community Observatory