Attend an Event or Host your Event at Oddyssea in Half Moon Bay

Book an event at Oddyssea Outside.

We would be delighted to host your birthday party, corporate event, or any other special event in our event space, Oddyssea Outside. Packages include access to our attractions, activities, and dedicated space for your event. Contact us to schedule your event.

This is the latest, up-to-date listing of shop and outside related events. Subscribe to our newsletter as well (bottom of this page) to get push notification of upcoming events and workshops.

The Oddyssea Outside Garden will be open to the public February 27th 10a-3p and February 28th 10a-Dusk – Weather permitting!

The Featured Activity for February/March: Archeology Dig.

The Full list of activities: Message in a Bottle, Kaleidoscope Kit, DIY Dog Tags, Earth’s Treasure Necklace, Electric Bicycle & Metal Detector Rental, Mining Flume, Trina’s Sweet Shoppe, Terrarium Buffet – standard and Abalone Sea Terrarium, Mason Jar Lantern, and Sand Art.

We hope to see you this weekend!

Terrarium Tuesdays – Build your terrarium project at Oddyssea Inside and get a 10% discount.

Past Events:



December 5th, 2014, Night of Lights, both Oddyssea Inside and the Outside Garden will be open until 9pm.

October 18/19th, Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival.

September 19th, Talk Like A Pirate Day.

June 19th, 5-7pm, Oddyssea Outside Ribbon Cutting with the Half Moon Bay Chamber of Commerce and City of Half Moon Bay movers and shakers.

June 13th, Oddyssea Outside Soft Opening. Your first chance to see what we’ve been up to outside.

May 17th, 6-9pm, Rock the Block, the annual spring street fair on Main St in downtown Half Moon Bay.


December 6th, 6-9pm, Night of Lights, fantastic fun in downtown Half Moon Bay after dark.

October 19th & 20th, Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival. Note: We will be open 9am-5pm Saturday & Sunday to match Festival Hours instead of our usual 10am-6pm.

September 19, 2013, Annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day. Avast Ye Maties. Talk like a pirate, get some booty!

May 18th 4pm-8:30pm – Rock the Block!

March 14th 10am-6pm – Raspberry Pi Party on Pi Day!

February 9th 2-5pm, SOMA Valentine’s HeART Walk.


December 12th, 12/12/12 day – 12% off anything in the shop when you visit in person.

December 9th 2-5pm – SOMA Holiday Art Walk. Visit the great galleries and shops in the 600-800 blocks of Main Street in beautiful downtown Half Moon Bay, California.

December 7th, 6-9pm – 13th Annual Night of Lights on Main Street in downtown Half Moon Bay.

December 6th – Jungle Terrarium Workshop led by “The Dirty Girl Gardener” (Jennifer Segale.) Logistics and Sign-up Here.

October 13th & 14th, Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival.

Serrarium Workshop, September 27, 6:30pm at the shop.

September 19, 2012, 10th Annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day. Avast Ye Maties. Talk like a pirate, get some booty!

September 15th, 11am, Grand Opening Ceremony at the shop. We’ll cut the ribbon and celebrate with $1 off solar butterflies and dragonflies all day. Join us!

August 5th, SOMA Summer Art Stroll