Events

When the Mavericks Challenge brings world class big wave surfers to Half Moon Bay, everyone wants to know how to catch the action. It's not as simple as heading out to the beach, though, so read on to find out the best places to watch. The most important thing to know is that you cannot go out to the point or bluff to see the… Read more →
Massive waves call surfers to Half Moon Bay's legendary break every year, even without a contest or prizes. Now that the World Surf League has added Mavericks to its Big Wave Tour, the Coastside's giant surf is back in the spotlight. After months of uncertainty, the World Surf League announced that it had purchased the… Read more →
The Half Moon Bay area has something for everyone on New Year's Eve, whether you want to make it an early night or stay out until the cows come home. Here are a few of our favorite things to do. New Year's Eve Early Bird New Year's Eve at the Half Moon Bay Brewing Co. The BrewCo will feature live music from Aftershock from 5-9pm… Read more →
The Pumpkin Capital of the World is priming itself for one of its most celebrated seasonal events, the 47th Annual Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival. On October 14 and 15, the seaside town will brim with happy festival goers in this Epic autumnal celebration of the gourd, which spans historic Main Street and the surrounding coastal areas… Read more →
With a patchwork of dreamy ranch and farm lands, the Half Moon Bay Coastside is a hub of vibrant food and horticulture. Offering a rare peek inside this dynamic agricultural community, the annual Farm + Fish + Flowers event guides participants through local farms, nurseries, and ranches that are not usually open to the public.… Read more →