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San Mateo County Event Center: June 2014 Events

May 21, 2014


May 30, 31 and June 1:  International Gem and Jewelry Show, Expo Hall This is the most dazzling display of gems, jewelry, beads, accessories and minerals you’ll ever see under one roof. For more than 44 years, the acclaimed International Gem and Jewelry Show has been bringing the largest selection of jewelry at the lowest […]

May 17 & 18, 2014: Maker Faire Bay Area

May 7, 2014


  From: Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth—a family-friendly festival of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement.  For all the information you need, go to the Maker Faire Website. Part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new, Maker Faire is an all-ages […]

March 19 – 23, 2014: San Francisco Flower and Garden Show

March 6, 2014


The 2014 SF Flower & Garden Show March 19 – 23, 2014, Emphasizing Drought-tolerant Plants and Gardens! WORLD-CLASS GARDENS, GORGEOUS FLOWERS, EXCITING CHEF DEMOS, CHILDREN’S HANDS-ON ACTIVITIES, DAILY WORKSHOPS, 25 EXPERT SPEAKERS EACH DAY– AND MUCH MORE!!! March 19 – 23rd at the San Mateo Event Center – featuring over 200,000 sq feet of everything […]

San Mateo Event Center Green Report 2014

January 1, 2014


San Mateo Event Center Green Report 2014 And the list keeps growing! more GREEN… (check out our 2012 Green Report). San Mateo County no plastic bag policy enforced  5,000 gallon water barrel purchased to re purpose rain water for tent barrels and gardens (2011 launch) Bike Corral / options Promoting Public Transit I-pads for onsite […]

The Benefits of Buying a Honey Bear Tree this Christmas

December 10, 2013


This 2013 Holiday Season, we are welcoming our new Christmas Tree Vendor Honey Bear Trees to our Delaware Street Lot!  Since 1986, Honey Bear Trees on the Peninsula has been a trusted source of the finest Christmas trees.  They offer four different sustainable varieties — all hand-picked — including hard-to-find tall trees ranging from 10-ft. to over […]

May 18 & 19: Great Food at the Maker Faire

May 10, 2013


May 18 & 19:  Maker Faire Bay Area — Check out the Food Vendors! Calling all Makers and Food Lovers!  The Maker Faire Bay Area returns to the San Mateo County Event Center on May 18 & 19.  In addition to the amazing exhibits, pedal-powered music stage, Coke and Mentos fountains, and robots galore, the […]

San Mateo County Event Center: June Events

May 8, 2013


Newsletter Sign-ups and Monthly Free Parking Pass Drawings!  Our Monthly Contest enables you to engage and interact with us more frequently!  Like us on Facebook (San Mateo County Event Center) or follow us on Twitter (@SMEventCenter).  The more you post and comment with us, the more times you are entered for the month’s drawing!  Winners will be […]