Where/When: , 398 S Green Valley Rd, Watsonville, CA; Thursday, 3-7 p.m.
Why Go: It’s time to get smart about teen-pregnancy prevention! If you’re a teen or someone who cares about teens, come to a free educational event at . Drop by in the afternoon for food, games and prizes.
Where/When: Wynn Dental Care, 1053 S. Green Valley Rd., Watsonville; Thursday at 5 p.m.
Why Go: Join the Pajoro Valley Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture in welcoming Wynn Dental Care. Immediately following the ribbon cutting will be an open house with appetizers and refreshments.
Where/When: plays Seaside at home Friday at 7:30 p.m.; Pajaro Valley High has the week off.
Where/When: The fall event wraps up with a "Best Of" weekend showcase.
Why Go: This is the county's largest art event of the year. You can buy a calendar that features the artists and lists their addresses, or just drive around looking for the bright green yard signs that read "OPEN STUDIOS."
Where/When: , 100 Aviation Way, Watsonville, CA; Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Why Go: Airplane rides for 10 cents per pound! (Eat lunch after the open house!) Plus learn about first responders in the community and check out the aircraft displays. There's even a bounce house for kids. The event is sponsored by the 99s International Organization of Women Pilots, Monterey Bay Chapter.
Pricing: Free, other than those airplane rides.