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Passeggiata In Half Moon Bay & San Mateo County Coastside

Passeggiata is an Italian word meaning a 'stroll', a meet up with friends and neighbors after a meal. At this Monthly event on the Coastside in the SF Bay Area, locals and visitors to enjoy a stroll in the community, where restaurants and retail have special offers, plus there is music, wine tasting and more.


Passeggiata will be on Thursday evenings May 19, June 16, July 21, August 18 and September 15 from 6-9pm. Restaurants from 6-9pm and 5-7pm for MerchantSpecials.

Booking lodging for Thursday through Saturday will make Thursday evening a great kickoff for a relaxing stay on the Coastside.

How It Works

For $25 you purchase a 'Passaporto', a value worth $300+. The Passaporto is valid for the whole 2016 season. You can certainly share appetizers with a couple on just 1 Passaport or purchase 2 Passaportos to each have one.

You purchase a Passaporto online or from the Chamber of Commerce office at 235 Main St. HMB. Passaportos purchased online will be shipped to mailing address provided. If you are purchasing your passaporto the week of the event, you may be required to pick it up from the Chamber office. Call 726-8380 if you have any questions.

Participating Restaurants

A special farm-to-table Passeggiata appetizer(one appetizer per restaurant per Passaporto) is offered with a purchased beverage is offered by these participating restaurants:

Barterra Winery
Cameron's Restaurant
Cowboy Fishing Co.
Flying Fish Grill
Half Moon Bay Brewing Company
Half Moon Bay Wine & Cheese
It's Italia
Moonside Bakery
Nano's Yogurt Shack
Pasta Moon
Princeton Seafood Company
Sam's Chowder House
San Benito House
Via Uno Cucina Italiana & Bar

Participating Retail Stores

Participating retail stores will be offering a special discount good for each night of the event season, redeemable when the Passaporto is shown at purchase.

Abode - 10% off of all in-store merchandise (excluding special orders)
Barterra Winery - Focaccia appetizer
Sprockets ' 20% off all merchandise
HMB Wine & Cheese - 15% discount on all food & beverage at the bar
Luzluna Imports ' 10% off your entire purchase
Toque Blanche ' Cooking demos and 10% off one item
Oddyssea ' 2 Doudloons (garden activities) with passaporto
Gourmet Appliance ' Cooking Demos & 10% off in store merchandise
Goldworks ' The Tax is on Them!
Nano's Yogurt Shack ' Buy one Lavazza Italian Espresso Café Latte & get 2nd free
Crow's Nest - Sip and Save Wine & 10% off
The Posh Moon ' 10% off and gift with purchase
West Main ' 10% off all store merchandise

Purchase Passaportos online from here.