Halloween 2014

Halloween Hoopla takes place in downtown Menlo Park on Saturday, Oct. 25

The City of Menlo Park Community Services Department proudly presents the 2014 Halloween Hoopla on Saturday, October 25, sponsored by the Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce and Cheeky Monkey Toys. Come in costume and participate in the annual parade to Fremont Park starting at 11:45 am. The parade will start in the Maloney Street parking lot […]

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Spotted: Friendly skeleton and side kick dog in west Menlo

On a morning walk in west Menlo Park, we spotted a waving skeleton (the grin is implied!) who had a dog of the same color by its side. Tip: Take a stroll on Menlo streets to see all the creative Halloween decorations.

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St. Raymond Pumpkin Festival on tap today and tomorrow in Menlo Park

The St. Raymond Pumpkin Festival runs Friday, October 17 from 3:30 to 7:00 pm and Saturday, October 18 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. Admission is free. There will be pony rides, climbing wall, bungee trampoline, face painting, games, bounce houses plus food and drink. Proceeds benefit St. Raymond School.

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Touring the Webb Ranch Pumpkin Patch with a couple of experts – a preschooler and first grader

Webb Ranch on Alpine Rd. at the junction of Menlo Park and Portola Valley has had pumpkins for sale for the last 20 years or so, but in more recent years the number of activities for kids has increased. As 3 1/2-year-old James and [almost] 7-year-old Grace showed on a visit yesterday, there’s enough fun stuff to […]

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