» October 26-28 : 36th Annual Jubilee by the Sea This premier west coast jazz event features many of the most sought-after traditional jazz bands from across the nation. It features 20 bands and several guest artists performing at five venues, all connected by a shuttle bus system. New Orleans-style jazz, big band performances, dancing, food and beverages are available. For more information, please visit www.pismojazz.com or call 805-481-7840.

» October 27 :Pumpkins on the Pier - Poster Join us on the pier from 10am-1pm for this free, family-fun event. Highlights include a costume contest, pumpkin decorating, a climbing wall, bounce house, balloon typhoon, face painting, carnival games and more. The costume contest starts around 11:30am and ends at 12:10pm. Categories include most original, scariest, funniest, and most decked out. An adult costume contest will follow. The Trick or Treat Extravaganza will take place from 12pm-2pm at participating, local downtown businesses. For more information, please call the Pismo Beach Parks & Recreation Department at 805-773-7063 or email ccghiglia@pismobeach.org .