Fun & Games
"Come Out & Play" Festival
A full day of fun super fun games and chases through city streets
Wharf Fest 2014
Fairs & Festivals
Wharf Fest 2014
All day festival with Clam Chowder contest and Saturday night fireworks
Thrill the World
Get Out : Events
Thrill the World
Shamon to the biggest Michael Jackson Thriller dance-off of the year

Saturday, October 25

2014 Harvest Festival: Apple Pie Contest, Cider Making & Live Music | Ferry Building
Saturday, October 25 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
2014 Harvest Festival: Apple Pie Contest, Cider Making & Live Music | Ferry Building

CUESA and the Ferry Building celebrate the fall harvest and Food Day, a nationwide celebration and a movement for healthy, affordable, and sustainable food.
Savor the season’s bounty and join us for a day of tasting, cooking, and learning for all ages.
2014 Harvest Festival
Saturday, October 25, 2014 | …

2014 Halloween Fest: Costume Swap, Fancy Pumpkin Carving & Pup Parade | Marin
Saturday, October 25 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Marin Country Mart
2014 Halloween Fest: Costume Swap, Fancy Pumpkin Carving & Pup Parade | Marin

Come to the Marin Country Mart Farmers’ Market to celebrate the spookiest day of the year with a Halloween Festival on Saturday, October 25, 2014.
Take part in the bring-one-get-one costume swap from 9 am to 1 pm. From 11-11:30 am, dress up your pooch for a Costumed …

Free Live DJ Bootcamp Workout & Top Trainer Competition | Marina
Saturday, October 25 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Marina Green
Free Live DJ Bootcamp Workout & Top Trainer Competition | Marina

The National Fitness Campaign and SF Parks & Rec are hosting an NFC Fitness Court Challenge at the Marina Green from 9 am to 12:30 pm on Saturday, October 25, 2014.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
Unleash your inner bad ass with our Tribesports Fitness Court Boot Camp. …

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Tenderloin & Potrero Hill Residents
Saturday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Tenderloin & Potrero Hill Residents

Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall of each year. So that means as long as you have a driver’s license or other proof ...

Visitacion Valley Part I: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Saturday, October 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| 45 Leland Ave.
Visitacion Valley Part I: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides

Explore Visitacion Valley, named by 18th-century Spaniards lost in the fog and part of the only local land grant deeded to an Anglo.
The morning’s focus is on the valley’s commerce, transportation, and development, including a foray through Little Hollywood and ending at Silvestri’s showroom.
This tour …

Southeast Wastewater Treatment Plant Tour | Bayview
Saturday, October 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Southeast Wastewater Treatment Plant
Southeast Wastewater Treatment Plant Tour | Bayview

Please Note: This tour will take place at the Southeast Wastewater Treatment Plant in Bayview, and not at Oceanside in the Outer Sunset, as was originally posted.

Costume Party, Pumpkin Patch & 2-for-1 Cocktails | Treasure Island Flea
Saturday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Great Lawn
Costume Party, Pumpkin Patch & 2-for-1 Cocktails | Treasure Island Flea

It’s Howl-o-ween at the Flea, so get your costume on and bring your buckets and bags because all 400+ Treasure Island Flea vendors are bringing specials treats for trick-or-treaters. 
You’ll also enjoy:

a petting zoo, pony rides and a pumpkin patch
a creepy clown making balloon animals for …

2014 Halloween ComicFest | Free Comic Book Day
Saturday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
2014 Halloween ComicFest | Free Comic Book Day

Halloween ComicFest is an annual celebration of Halloween and comics that takes place at participating comic shops around the country and the Bay Area on October 25, 2014. Comic book stores host Halloween comic book giveaways, costume contests, artist events and other activities. Find your closest destination ...

Talk w/ Artist of “Bliss Dance” | Treasure Island
Saturday, October 25 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated.
| Treasure Island Historic Building One
Talk w/ Artist of

The tradition of Treasure Island as a crucible of creative art dates from the 1939-40 fair and thrives again today, with many artists’ and designers’ studios occupying buildings remaining from the GGIE and the Navy. Meet and hear from Marco Cochrane, creator of the …

2014 Presidio Pumpkin Carving Fest | SF
Saturday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Pershing Square
2014 Presidio Pumpkin Carving Fest | SF

Come to the Presidio carve a free pumpkin and create your own Halloween decor from 11 am to 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday, October 25-26, 2014. Free, but an RSVP is required. Free pumpkins from Farmer John’s Pumpkin Farm in Half Moon Bay will be ...

SF Open Studios 2014 | SoMa, Tenderloin, Potrero Hill, Dogpatch & Bayview
Saturday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco
SF Open Studios 2014 | SoMa, Tenderloin, Potrero Hill, Dogpatch & Bayview

SF Open Studios is the oldest and largest open studios program in the country, featuring an annual, month-long, city-wide art event that showcases over 800 emerging and established San Francisco artists in their studios on Saturdays and Sundays, from October 11 to November 9, 2014. Each weekend, art patrons, ...

Wharf Fest 2014 & Saturday Night Fireworks | Fisherman’s Wharf
Saturday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fisherman's Wharf
Wharf Fest 2014 & Saturday Night Fireworks | Fisherman's Wharf

Whart Fest 2014 celebrates the legacy of San Francisco’s historic waterfront district and invites Bay Area locals to visit the district after the tourist season has ended and before San Francisco’s fabulous fall climate fades away. 2014 Wharf Fest Saturday, October 25, 2014 | 11 am to 9 pm ...

2014 Children’s Halloween “Alien Sci-Fi” Daytime Hootenanny | Haight
Saturday, October 25 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Stanyan & Waller
2014 Children's Halloween

Come out and celebrate the Haight-Ashbury Street Fair‘s 9th year of providing a fun, free and safe place for the children and families to come out for Halloween fun in the Haight from 11 am to 4 pm on Saturday, October 25, 2014.
The 2014 theme …

2014 Día de los Muertes Festival, Lucha & Taco Eating Contest | San José
Saturday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | St. James Park (San Jose)
2014 Día de los Muertes Festival, Lucha & Taco Eating Contest | San José

Come enjoy 5th Annual Dia De Los Muertos Festival filled with live music, food, local artists and vendors, Lucha Libre wrestling, and a Taco Eating Contest.
2014 Día de los Muertes Festival
Saturday, October 25, 2014 | 11 am to 6 pm
St. James Park, San Jose
FREE
2014 Dia The festival is steeped …

Win Tix: Artisan Wine Tasting & Pairing Market | Treasure Island
Artisan Wine Tasting & Pairing Market | Treasure Island

Enjoy a flight of wine and sampling of local artisan delectables to for pairing.
Explore local craft vendors including the likes of chocolatier Coco Tutti, the dangerously delicious caramels of Kindred Cooks, the delectable Jade Chocolates, the delicious Monterey Chocolate Company, the savory creations of Olive …

2014 Día de Los Muertos at the Cemetary: Aztec Dance, Folklorico & Singing | San José
Saturday, October 25 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Calvary Catholic Cemetery
2014 Día de Los Muertos at the Cemetary: Aztec Dance, Folklorico & Singing | San José

The 5th Annual Día de Los Muertos celebration at Calvary Catholic Cemetery will take place from 11 am to 3 pm on Saturday, October 25, 2014.
The celebration will include performances by local entertainers, singer Manuel Romero, Aztec dance group Capulli Tonalehqueh, in addition to Folklorico …

2014 Harvest Festival: Whole Foods Gilman Pre-Opening Party | Berkeley
Saturday, October 25 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Whole Foods Gilman
2014 Harvest Festival: Whole Foods Gilman Pre-Opening Party | Berkeley

The brand new Whole Foods on Gilman Street is throwing a parking lot pre-opening party to celebrate the harvest season from 11 am to 3 pm on Saturday, October 25, 2014.
There will be live music from Asheba, Adrian Bellue and others. Kids activities including a cupcake …

2014 Michael Jackson “Thriller” Dance-Off & Costume Contest | Oakland
Saturday, October 25 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but a $10 donation is requested.
| Studio One Art Center
2014 Michael Jackson

Witness the simultaneous dance-off to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” for an annual flashmob called “Thrill the World” that is performed simultaneously along with thousands all over the world.
2014 “Thrill the World” Michael Jackson Flash Mob
Saturday, October 25, 2014 | Noon class, 3 pm performance
Studio One Art Center, 365 45th …

2014 El Cerrito Free Folk Festival: 9 Hours of Music & Workshops | East Bay
Saturday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | El Cerrito High School
2014 El Cerrito Free Folk Festival: 9 Hours of Music & Workshops | East Bay

El Cerrito Free Folk Festival a daylong arts and music festival featuring two stages, workshops, a family program and plenty of spaces for spontaneous jams.
Listen, learn, play and enjoy live music from world renowned and local musicians alike, with open mics, jam sessions, and more.
2014 El Cerrito …

2014 “Come Out & Play” Saturday: All-Day Game Festival | SF
Saturday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP may be required for some games.
| Civic Center (SF)
2014

The Come Out & Play Festival is back celebrating a fifth year of bringing play to the Bay with new and innovative real-world games happening on Fulton Street between Hyde and Larkin at Civic Center in the heart of San Francisco. 2014 Come Out & ...

2014 Clarion Alley Block Party: 10 Hours of Live Music & Mural Celebration | SF
Saturday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Clarion Alley
2014 Clarion Alley Block Party: 10 Hours of Live Music & Mural Celebration | SF

The Clarion Alley Mural Project celebrates 22 years of creating and showcasing public art by preserving the amazing murals on Clarion Alley nestled between Mission and Valencia and 17th and 18th.
A DIY block party without corporate sponsorship, the annual Block Party features live and DJ …

Fisherman’s Wharf Clam Chowder Competition & Tasting Party | 2014
Fisherman's Wharf Clam Chowder Competition & Tasting Party | 2014

At Wharf Fest’s one-day-only chowder competition, classic establishments like Boudin Bakery, Cioppino’s, and Fog Harbor Fish House will take on new wharf restaurants and battle it out for the title of Best Fisherman’s Wharf Chowder. Your ticket gets you samples from all of the competitors, …

“Stern Grove on the Road” Free Pop-Up October Concert | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Saturday, October 25 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoMa StrEat Food Park

Enjoy live, admission-free performances by great local artists, and a fusion of delicious cuisine from local food trucks at SoMa StrEat Food Park. Grove on the Road will also feature interactive dance workshops for the whole family.
Featuring performances by:

LoCura
East Bay Brass Band (EB3)
Dirty Cello

2014 Skeletonfest: Sugar Skull Making & Screenprinting | East Bay
Saturday, October 25 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Please bring a t-shirt to screenprint and something yummy to share.
| Richmond Art Center
2014 Skeletonfest: Sugar Skull Making & Screenprinting | East Bay

Families, grab your costumes and join the Richmond Art Center for Halloween and Day of the Dead art festivities on Saturday, October 25, 2014.
Come in costume and create masks and funny, movable skeletons, sugar skulls or a screen-printed skeleton t-shirt. Please bring a t-shirt to …

Win Tix: “Tested” Live on Stage with Mythbusters’ Jamie and Adam | Castro Theater
Saturday, October 25 – 1:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Get 50% off balcony tickets with code RUSHTIX
| Castro Theatre
“Tested” Live on Stage with Mythbusters’ Jamie and Adam | Castro Theater

Join Mythbusters’ favorite science nerds, Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman, as they showcase maker projects, geek out about technology, 3D printing, and more.
The show, which is part of the Bay Area Science Festival, will include geeky buddies Will Smith, Norman Chang, and also a live …