Join Your Health Matters at these October events!

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The Alliance’s Your Health Matters (YHM) outreach team will be attending community events in October! Come meet our staff in person and learn about Medi-Cal benefits, Alliance services and your local organizations.

Merced County

San Joaquin Drug Health Fair

When: October 13, 3-6 p.m.

Where: 9215 E Highway 140, Planada, CA 95365

  • Free flu vaccines and COVID-19 tests.
  • Screenings for blood pressure, BMI, glucose, vision.
  • Free food, prize drawing, bounce house!

Castle Family Health Center Winton Fall Festival

When: October 15, 9 a.m.- 12 p.m.

Where: Castle Family Health Center, 6029 N. Winton Way, Winton, CA 95388

Services offered at no cost:

  • Covid-19 vaccine (Pfizer), flu vaccine.
  • Breast exams, dental screenings, blood pressure checks, blood glucose checks.


  • Face painting, pumpkin decoration.
  • Raffle prizes, entertainment.

Livingston Fall Street Fair

When: October 20, 6-9 p.m.

Where: Downtown Main St, Livingston

Live entertainment, food vendors, crafts, kids activities and more!

Halloween Street Bash

When: October 22, 6-8 p.m.

Where: Joe Herb Park, 2200 Yosemite Parkway, Merced, CA 95340

Live music, activities, food and candy! Bring a treat bag and wear your costume!

Red Ribbon Drug-Free Community Event

When: October 29, 1-4 p.m.

Where: Applegate Park, 1045 W 25th St, Merced, CA 95340

Monterey County

Premium Packing Annual Luncheon/Health Fair

When: October 8, 12-4 p.m.

Where: 161 Espinosa Rd. Salinas, CA 93907

Seaside Fire Department Open House and Resource Fair

When: October 8, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Where: 1635 Broadway Ave., Seaside, CA 93955

Join us for this open house event that celebrates National Fire Prevention Month.

  • Meet the Seaside Firefighters and tour the fire station.
  • Live demonstrations and fire safety tips.
  • Meet Sparky the Fire Dog!
  • Free hamburgers and hot dogs.
  • Jump house and face painting.

Salinas Valley Pride Celebration

When: October 15, 12-4 p.m.

Where: Central Park, 420 Central Ave, Salinas, CA 93901 across from Hartnell College

Family Fall Harvest

When: October 15, 12-3 p.m.

Where: Caesar Chavez Park, 250 N Madeira Ave, Salinas, CA 93905

  • Free food for all families and booth attendees.
  • Variety of activities like inflatables, arts & crafts and pumpkins for the kids.

Greenfield Harvest Festival

When: October 16, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where: Downtown Greenfield, El Camino Real, Greenfield, CA 93927

  • Live music, food, artisans, craft vendors
  • Art activities, pony rides, petting zoo, face painting.
  • Community organizations, instant photo area.

Santa Cruz County

El Mercado Farmers Market

When: October 25, 2-6 p.m.

Where: Ramsay Park, 1301 Main Street, Watsonville, CA 95076

Trunk or Treat Event

When: October 28, 3-7 p.m.

Where: Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds, 2601 E. Lake Avenue, Watsonville, CA 95076

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