October is the perfect time of year for everyone to let out their inner craziness. You can dress in your favorite costumes and cover your house in spider webs and no one will say a thing. If Halloween is your favorite time of year or you just want to have some spooky fun, here are some great ways to celebrate Halloween in Santa Cruz.
- Almaden Community Center’s Harvest Festival. This fun festival will be held in San Jose on October 21st starting at11 am. It features a spooky, haunted hallway, a carnival, pumpkin patch, arts and crafts, Tiny Transylvania Town, and more.
- Halloween 40+ Singles Mixer. Have some fun with the Singles Supper Club with an incredible mixer and dance party at the Number One Broadway club in Los Gatos. The party will be held October 28th starting at 7 pm. Come in costume and make some new friends.
- Trick or Treat Downtown. Bring the kids downtown to Pacific Avenue and go door-to-door to all the local shops. Trick-or-treating will begin at 2:30 pm and end at 5:30 pm. Pacific Avenue will be closed to traffic during this time.
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Americans are becoming more and more interested in changing their habits to reduce their impact on the environment. This is part of why we’ve seen such a huge spike in electric and alternative fuel auto development, like the LEAF, Nissan’s all-electric car. Here are some ways to lower your carbon footprint and help the environment.
One great way to reduce your impact is to eat less meat. Livestock produces far more waste and harmful gases than crops, and farm animals consume much more than they produce, so lowering your consumption of meat, eggs, and dairy is a great way to preserve the earth.
You can also use more environmentally friendly household products like LED lightbulbs and energy efficient appliances, as well as using less water, using hot instead of cold water, and not running the air conditioning or heat when it’s not necessary. And buy things used as often as possible!
Of course, one of the best ways to make less of an impact on the environment is by driving vehicles with low or no emissions. Electric cars, hybrids, hydrogen fuel cell vehicles, and other non-gas options like the Nissan LEAF put fewer ozone-unfriendly gases into the atmosphere, and as electric vehicles become more popular, it will have an exponential effect on the environment.
For more tips on how to reduce your carbon footprint or to schedule a test drive for the Nissan LEAF, give us a call today at Santa Cruz Nissan!
The Nissan Midnight Edition spans a wide range of the 2017 Nissan lineup and features black wheels, mirrors, and more to create a vehicle that stands out on the road. Available on the Sentra SR, the Altima SR, the Maxima SR, the Rogue, the Murano, and the Pathfinder, Midnight Edition is available to every kind of driver.
Midnight Edition comes with black alloy wheels in various sizes across the lineup, from 17-inch on the Sentra and Rogue to 20-inch on the Murano and Pathfinder. In addition to the wheels and distinctive black outside mirrors, Midnight Edition comes with a black rear spoiler on most models.
The Altima SR also gets LED headlights and Remote Engine Start and Stop with Intelligent Climate Control, while the Maxima adds a black rear diffuser and all three SUV models get black splash guards. The Rogue and Pathfinder get chrome rear bumper protectors, while the Rogue and Murano are equipped with black roof rails. The Rogue and Pathfinder also add illuminated kick plates.
The Midnight Edition adds sleek design accents and advanced features to every model, so if you’re looking for a package that adds more than just aesthetics, get the Midnight Edition package on your new Nissan.