Sixty 31st Avenue
Off Highway 101 at Hillsdale Blvd
San Mateo, CA 94403
Shop Mon - Sat 10am - 9pm; Sun 11am - 7pm
Tel: (650) 345-8222

Special Events

Saturday, September 20, 2014 ~ 12-3pm


Go on a marine inland voyage with Marine Science Institute.  They'll bring in live Bay fish like SHARKS, (yes sharks!), Sea Urchins, Starfish and other fish species for hands-on, close up investigation.  Plus explore unique artifacts like whale bones, baleen, porpoise skulls found in San Francisco Estuary and Pacific Ocean. The entire family will enjoy learning about the invertebrates and the local marine animals and their habitats from the experts at MSI.

Macy's Center Court

Official Kid's Club Event is FREE

Saturday, October 4, 2014 ~ 10am - 3pm

Presented by The San Mateo County Pharmacists Association, Talk with a Pharmacist Day gathers experts in one location to consult with, educate and inform consumers about their medications, and to promote the importance of taking medications correctly. They'll offer free advice and guidance about over-the-counter and prescription drugs, and how to avoid adverse drug reactions.


On site blood pressure, blood sugar, diabetes and cholesterol screenings will be available at no charge. Complimentary bone density testing for Osteoporosis, Asthma screening and patient education on various health conditions will be offered.  Walgreens will also be on hand to provide Flu and Pneumonia vaccines for persons 7 years and up, for a fee (free to Medicare Part B recipients).


Nordstrom Court, Lower Level

Sunday, October 5, 2014 ~ 11am - 4pm

Bay Area baby services will share a bundle of expertise with new and expectant moms and families. Discover the latest in products, gear, and fashion. Learn from top notch financial institutions how to start a savings portfolio. Visit with health care facilities for advice on nutrition, baby care, immunizations, fitness and more.  Meet with education organizations for direction and resources in planning future schooling.  Presented by The San Mateo Daily Journal and Health Care of San Mateo, this community event is free. 


Plus, enter your child in our Baby Photo Contest - newborn to 2 years. Winner will be featured in The San Mateo Daily Journal.  Photos will be taken at the event from 12noon -3pm.  All entrants will receive a free gift, while supplies last.  Then vote for your favorite baby on Hillsdale's Facebook, starting Wednesday, October 8, 2014 until 9pm on Monday, October 13, 2014.  Rules and regulations apply. Solicitation of third party voting is prohibited and will be grounds for disqualification.  Visit http://tinyurl.com/HillsdaleBabyExpo for Official Photo Contest Rules and Regulations.


Macy's Center Court




Friday, October 31, 2014

Local children and their families are invited to a thrilling Halloween "Spook"tacular event, here at Hillsdale!

To kick-off festivities, participating stores will hand out treats to costumed children ages 12 and under.
TRICK-OR-TREAT: 5-6pm ONLY, while supplies last.

Kids will also enjoy Halloween themed special events and crafts from 5:30 - 7:00 pm.

San Mateo Harvest Festival KidZone Craft Activities
Sat., Nov. 1st -- 12noon -2pm

Kids! Get a sneak peek at the fun KIDZONE activities to take place at the San Mateo Harvest Festival at the San Mateo Event Center. Stop by NORDSTROM COURT to join in hands-on crafting.  Parents can pick up discount coupons and register to win a FREE family-pack of tickets to the Festival to take place November 14-16. Hillsdale event is free. Appropriate for kids of all ages. 

The San Mateo Harvest Festival Original Art and Craft Show is one of the largest indoor shows on the West Coast.
It gathers thousands of handmade arts and crafts, features high-energy performers, KidZone, delicious foods and much more.  For tickets to the Festival call 800-346-1212 or visit www.harvestfestival.com