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Each year, the Half Moon Bay Coastside is transformed into an autumn wonderland oozing with fall goodness. During the season, the pastoral coast is blanketed in pumpkin patches that would make the Peanuts gang proud, teeming with orange gourds, hayrides, and spooky haunted houses. The pumpkin capital of the world is also home to an… Read more →
Half Moon Bay is a dream for nature lovers. The coastline offers paths for hiking and biking, camping and while the water is too cold for swimming, it’s great for surfing, boating and standup paddle boarding. It also affords wonderful opportunities to see wildlife including whales, porpoises, birds and elephant seals. Here are some highlights… Read more →
From Highway 1 heading along the coast to Half Moon Bay you’ll see plenty of farms and a bustling harbor and plenty of beaches, so it’s no surprise that this region has fantastic fresh produce and seafood. But Half Moon Bay also excels at distilling, brewing and winemaking. Whether you’re sticking in town or venturing out there are… Read more →
The Half Moon Bay Coastside truly comes to life during the fall and early winter season. Pumpkins abound, of course (they don't call us the Pumpkin Capital of the World for nothing), but there's so much more to see and do. Here are just some of the highlights of the coming months. Cool Harbor Nights Car Show  The First… Read more →
A great family getaway awaits in Half Moon Bay. With beautiful beaches, horseback riding, unique shopping and family farms, there’s plenty of fun for both kids and adults. Here are some top picks for a long weekend getaway.  Friday Go for a ride Ease into the weekend with a horseback ride. Sea Horse Ranch offers guided trail… Read more →
With an an inspiring coastal setting, accessible locale, and unique venues that will delight your team—and your budget office—The Half Moon Bay Coastside provides a compelling destination for offsite meetings and corporate retreats. Located 40 minutes from San Francisco and Silicon Valley, the pastoral region feels worlds away with… Read more →
Just across the quaint stone bridge in downtown Half Moon Bay is a culinary treasure. Pasta Moon is a restaurant that manages to balance gracefully between two worlds. In 1987 Kim Levin, executive chef and owner, inspired by fresh local ingredients, opened a small six-seat restaurant in what is now the front half of the main dining… Read more →
We could tell you about Half Moon Bay Golf Links’ 36-holes of oceanfront golf—one course designed by golf legend Arnold Palmer, the other a Scottish-style stunner with ocean vistas from every hole—or the many perks you’ll enjoy including turnkey group outings and one-click service from GPS-equipped carts. Yet, you need only glance at the iconic 18th hole of The Old Course… Read more →
Half Moon Bay is a dream for foodies. From May through December the Coastside farmer’s market showcases some of the best in local produce, but year round you’ll find outstanding farms, seafood and great restaurants that utilize the best local products. Here are some top picks for a long weekend getaway. FRIDAY Ease into the weekend… Read more →
At Sea Crest School, you’re likely to spy kids in lab glasses, grasping circuitry in one hand and paint brushes in the other, likely in the midst of some community-based project, but almost certainly having a blast. What may appear to be a play-based science museum is actually a fully-accredited, high-performing independent school. “Sea Crest is a place where children are… Read more →