Bring the whole family to meet the farm animals and take part in arts & crafts, kids’ games, face painting, and urban farm tours. Try out hands-on workshops in yoga, backyard beekeeping, edible weeds, and herbal remedies. A sliding-scale farm stand offering pumpkins and autumn veggies opens at 10am. Free admission. Harvest Festival info: here

In the evening, City Slicker hosts its benefit Harvest Dinner to support its mission of providing access to fresh food and build healthier communities through urban farming and gardening. Guests enjoy a vegan and gluten-free meal made from fresh vegetables grown by Farmer Joseph and dedicated volunteers. The evening includes wine, beer, a dessert bar, and the chance to win Warriors tickets and gifts from local businesses. Cost: $55–$75 sliding scale. Info and tickets: here

Harvest Festival & Dinner
Saturday October 28, 11am–3pm (festival) and 6–8:30pm (dinner)
City Slicker West Oakland Farm Park
2847 Peralta St, Oakland