EVENT DATE : September 23, 10:00PM - September 24, 2:00AM

Bring a swimsuit and join us at 5:00pm as we splash the night away and enjoy a movie at dusk! Floating obstacles will be out as well as our Key Logs where you can test your balance and agility! Enjoy dinner at the Dive in Grill open during the event. Avoid lines by picking up event wristbands in advance. carlsbadca.gov/cals  



EVENT DATE : September 30, 11:00PM - October 1, 3:00AM

The 36th annual Boys and Girls Club Gala celebrating "The Greatest Generation" is North County's social event of the season! Emcees Kimberly Hunt and Billy Ray Smith will head up the night of live auctions, gourmet dining and spirits. Expect a packed dance floor and a night of fun! All proceeds benefit Boys and Girls Clubs of Carlsbad. bgccarlsbad.org



EVENT DATE : September 30, 11:00PM - October 1, 3:00AM

Wine and Wishes is a premier wine and food-tasting event that benefits wish kids in San Diego and Imperial Counties. Each year, more than 400  guests — corporate supporters, major donors, community leaders, and food and wine enthusiasts — gather together in support of the Make-A-Wish mission. Event starts at 6:00pm. one.bidpal.net/wineandwishessd



EVENT DATE : October 1, 1:00PM - October 1, 4:00PM

Dress like super heroes for the Super Hero Obstacle Race 8 to 11 a.m. Parents and children will run a super hero themed obstacle course. Defeat villains while leaping over tall buildings, crawling through tunnels and navigating obstacles including mazes, slides, wrecking balls, tight ropes and more. Each participant will receive a super hero cape, bib and medal. $25.  Carlsbadca.gov/parksandrec



EVENT DATE : after school through November 29

Carlsbad High School’s Varsity dance team, the Lancer Dancers, are holding dance classes after school on Wednesdays. Classes are tailored for beginners, intermediate and advanced dancers ages 5 to 14.  $125 donation per child. Participating “Junior Lancer Dancers” learn dance routines and perform on stage at the Lancer Dancer Showcase and the annual Holiday Tree Lighting Event downtown.  Lancerdancers.com



EVENT DATE : October 4, 5:00PM - October 5, 4:00AM

The San Diego International Film Festival (Oct 4-8, 2017) is the region’s premier film event and one of the leading stops on the independent festival circuit. SDIFF offers a unique film experience; including world premieres, never before seen studio releases, the best in independent filmmaking and a full schedule of glamorous parties and intimate events with filmmakers. sdfilmfest.com



EVENT DATE : October 6, 2:00PM - October 6, 6:00PM

You're invited to the grand opening of  My Gym Carlsbad. Explore their brand new state-of-the-art facility absolutely free. Meet the staff, play on their custom equipment, and take advantage of early enrollment specials. See complete grand opening schedule and details on their website. Mygym.com/carlsbad



EVENT DATE : October 7, 5:00PM - October 8, 3:00AM

With German meals, music, dancing, beer, wine, and children's activities, the Oktoberfest, Noon to 10:00pm, is a full day of family fun. Admission is $5 (children under 10 free).  Food includes German meals, sausage sandwiches, hot dogs, corn dogs, fries, strudel, pumpkin pie, pretzels, kettlecorn, ice cream and cotton candy. Great food and music...fun chicken dance and costume contest! carlsbadhinoonrotary.org



EVENT DATE : October 7, 5:00PM - October 8, 3:00AM

With German meals, music, dancing, beer, wine, and children's activities, the Oktoberfest, Noon to 10:00pm, is a full day of family fun. Admission is $5 (children under 10 free).  Food includes German meals, sausage sandwiches, hot dogs, corn dogs, fries, strudel, pumpkin pie, pretzels, kettlecorn, ice cream and cotton candy. Great food and music...fun chicken dance and costume contest! carlsbadhinoonrotary.org



EVENT DATE : October 7, 11:00PM - October 8, 1:00AM

Moonlight Beach Fest 6:00-8:00PM celebrates Encinitas life to the fullest, bringing together arts, beach culture, music and tons of fun, including hands-on things to do. Annually, the first Saturday of October celebrates the City's founding in October 1986.  Come celebrate, spend time together with friends and family and enjoy what's typically Encinitas' best beach weather. Ci.encinitas.ca.us



EVENT DATE : October 8 and 23

Enjoy an evening of adult fun October 8 1 to 4 p.m. and October 23 6 to 8 p.m. Featured games: Carcassonne, Walking Dead Bang, Harry Potter Hogwarts Battle desks, Deadpool Yahtzee, Telestrations, Ticket to Ride, Scrabble, and more. Feel free to bring your games and snacks or drinks to share. Carlsbadca.gov



EVENT DATE : October 9, 11:30PM - October 10, 1:30AM

Join us as Dr. Arlene Morales and Karen Sulger, L.Ac. speak on the benefits of combining Western and Eastern medicine to optimize fertility! Fertility Treatments and Acupuncture. This complimentary event 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. is open to the public.  Presented by FSMG and Acupuncture Continuum. Refreshments will be provided! RSVP requested. See website for details: Ivfspecialists.com    



EVENT DATE : October 12, 10:00PM - October 13, 1:30AM

A night of food, fun and family with over 25 local restaurants aimed to delight your taste buds. Restaurants like Campfire, Vigilucci's, Gregorios, Caldo Pomodoro, Blue Water Grill and others will be serving up savory tastes from their extensive menus.  Eateries like The Goods, Giai Gelato, Swirlicious and others will be serving up sweet tastes.  Tickets on sale now.  Carlsbad=village.com



EVENT DATE : October 14, 1:00PM - October 14, 10:00PM

Fortis Fitness and Strength Training and YOGALUX in Bressi Ranch celebrates its 4th anniversary. The public can take free classes starting at 8 a.m.  Other offerings include Bootcamp, Kid’s Yoga, Barre, Sculpt, Cycling and Beer Yoga with live music at 2 p.m.  Free Kidfit childcare provided.  A cocktail party beginning at 3:30 p.m. with DJ Samii, food and fun!  fortisfast.com/anniversary-party  



EVENT DATE : October 14, 10:00PM - October 15, 2:00AM

Enjoy Halloween themed activities and games during the Pumpkin Plunge from 5 to 9 p.m. The pool will be transformed into a floating pumpkin patch! Also enjoy diving for treasures, collecting bones, catching mutant fish and more. Finish the night with The Nightmare Before Christmas on the giant outdoor screen. $10 per person. Kids 3 and under are free.  Carlsbadconnect.org



EVENT DATE : October 16, 4:00PM - October 17, 2:00AM

A fundraiser for team expenses during the year. Tee time is 11 a.m. and in past years, the annual golf tournament has generated most of the funds needed to send the dancers to Florida for the UDA National Championships. Last year, the team won 1st place in the medium Hip Hop and 3rd in the Jazz Category!  Lancerdancers.com



EVENT DATE : October 20-21

Halloween Carnival celebrates 31st year at La Costa Meadows Elementary Friday Oct 20 6 to 9 p.m.  Saturday, Oct 21 12 to 8 p.m. Enjoy carnival rides on the school field, haunted house, activities, food, auction, and contests. lacostapto.wixsite.com



EVENT DATE : October 21, 8:00PM - October 21, 10:00PM

Bat Chats and Friends is from 3 to 5 p.m. The event is free, and no registration is required.  Project Wildlife will present live bat presentations, featuring a Mexican Brown bat.  Activities planned include games, recycled crafts, raffles and a children’s costume contest.  Prizes will be awarded for the scariest, most creative, most original and best overall costume. Aguahedionda.org  



EVENT DATE : October 28, 12:30PM - October 28, 8:30PM

Help clean up Batiquitos Lagoon! Four launches 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Single kayaks provided. You may register and bring your own.  Limited to 20 kayaks per launch due to the number of safety instructors, legal liability and California Department of Fish and Wildlife requirements.  This year there is a registration charge of $60 plus processing. Batiquitosfoundation.org



EVENT DATE : October 28, 2:00PM - October 28, 3:00PM

North Coast Calvary Chapel Harvest Party 9 to 10 a.m. is a FREE community event with inflatable rides, rock walls, carnival games, live performances, and more!  Food and drinks for sale.  Costumes are welcome (no scary ones please).  Enter on Aviara Parkway (Poinsettia Lane is an EXIT only).  For the shortest lines, “Come Early, Leave Early!”  Northccoastcalvary.org



EVENT DATE : November 10, 12:30AM - November 10, 2:00AM

Join us for a Thanksgiving menu planning event 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.  Enjoy a glass of wine as we brainstorm ideas, page through recipe books and magazines to come up with new menus, share family favorites (bring a copy of a favorite recipe), and sample three homemade cranberry relishes. We'll have a copier available to copy recipes. Leapoffaithcrafts.com