Visitors can taste an assortment of heirloom apples at Garin Regional Park’s Apple Festival. Photo: Carole Topalian

Celebrate the apple harvest in an antique heritage apple orchard with varieties you won’t see anywhere else. Try your hand at cider pressing and hand-cranking ice cream, and taste the delicious results. Music, dancing, crafts, and old-fashioned games make this event a treat for the whole family. Free, but parking fees apply. Info: 888.EBPARKS or here

Saturday September 12, noon–4pm
Garin Apple Festival
Garin Regional Park
1320 Garin Ave, Hayward