The Bay Meadows January Agenda

January is jumping with activities to add to your #baymeadowslife agenda! Brunch your heart out at Hillsdale’s Pinstripes, get out and take a hike, make it a fun Friday at CuriOdyssey, and much, much more at Bay Meadows and beyond. When you live just steps from San Mateo’s Caltrain it’s easy to get from here to ‘there’ car-free! Get the Hillsdale Caltrain schedule here. Explore our roundup and plan your month.

Bicycle Sundays. A 3.8-mile segment of Cañada Road along Crystal Springs Regional Trail is closed between the Filoli entrance and Highway 92 allowing for non-motorized activities.

January 1, New Year’s Day Brunch. Start the new year off with the newly upgraded Sunday Brunch Buffet!

January 1-16, IlluminOdyssey. Electrify your child’s imagination at CuriOdyssey’s spectacular light exhibition.

January 3, Yoga in the Bungalow – Redwood City. This one hour class is intended to increase your flexibility, strength and balance.

January 6, First Friday Nights. Swing into the weekend with music, science, animals and fun! On the first Friday of every month, from 5 pm until 8 pm, parents and kids can celebrate together at CuriOdyssey.

January 7, Morning Hike at Lower La Honda Creek. Join Peninsula Open Space Trust for a beautiful hike at Lower La Honda Creek Open Space Preserve where you’ll experience the area’s sweeping views and gorgeous rolling grasslands!

January 8, Rose Pruning Seminar. San Mateo Arboretum Society rose garden volunteer, Archana, will teach you how to shape your rose bushes to encourage beautiful profuse flowering with winter pruning and winter proper care.

January 15, Kids’ Carnival. Aircraft checkouts, cockpit exploration, glider and helicopter construction and more are just some of the activities available at each Kids’ Carnival at Hiller in San Carlos.

January 19, Third Thursday @ CuriOdyssey. Drinks. Bites. Connections. STEM networking every Third Thursday at CuriOdyssey. Enjoy a private museum experience and expand your network.

January 25, Baking Arts in San Mateo presents an in-person class on Drip Cake which is designed for the beginning cake decorator and those wanting to perfect their buttercream skills.

January 29, Helicopter Adventure at Hiller Aviation in San Carlos. Join an intro to the development of rotary-wing aircraft and explanation of the parts of the helicopter using a real Scorpion aircraft.

January 29, Afternoon Hike at Mindego Hill. Join Peninsula Open Space Trust for a beautiful 5-mile hike from the Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve to the top of the POST-protected Mindego Hill.


Experience Midurban life. Bay Meadows is a family-friendly neighborhood with lots of open space to enjoy all-year long. Whether it’s growing your own vegetables in an organic community garden, playing a game of pick-up basketball after work, team building over bocce in the beer garden, picnicking with family on warm summer nights or with a run around the park, there’s no shortage of green space to explore. Check out life out and about at Bay Meadows by following us on Instagram.