ArtWalk, the Tri-Valley’s premiere one-day art festival, took place on Oct. 12 in downtown Livermore. More than 200 artists displayed their works alongside boutiques, restaurants and wine tasting rooms. The festive atmosphere included live music and performances by community cultural groups.…

On Sept. 28, Native American Day kicked off a month of free community cultural events at the Bankhead Theater Plaza in downtown Livermore. Next up will be Cheza Nami’s Taste of Africa on Oct. 5, and the Filipino Barrio Fiesta on Oct. 6. (Photos - Doug Jorgensen)

Ushering in harvest season in the valley, the Harvest Wine Celebration takes place each year during Labor Day weekend. Winetasting, music, shopping and food are offered at dozens of wineries in the region. Here, visitors to BoaVentura de Caires Winery enjoy discovering some of the region’s b…