Monday, October 24
2016 Halloween Ghost Walk at City Hall | SF
Disinterred remains, assassinations and other ghostly lore form the focus of this tour, plus little-known facts such as the cemetery that once covered Civic Center.
Instead of history and architecture, hear snippets from interviews with building employees that detail chilling paranormal activity. You will be amazed–and ...
Tuesday, October 25
Library To Library Bike Tour Loop | San Jose
Please join them to celebrate bikes and libraries. Bicycling librarians will lead a 25 mile loop, visiting 6 Silicon Valley libraries.
The Library 2 Library Bicycle Loop Tour is a fun tour for library lovers and bicycle riders. They bring people of all ages together and highlight the ...
2016 Halloween Spooktakular Family Fun Fest | Santana Row
Dress up your children in their cutest Halloween costumes for pumpkin decorating, Halloween photos and trick or treating at Park Valencia, Santana Row in San Jose from 10 am to noon on Tuesday, October 25, 2016.
Halloween Family Fun features free entertainment, interactive games, hands-on activities and educational activities designed ...
Wednesday, October 26
Final $1 Book Sale of the Season | SF Main Library
From April – October, the San Francisco Public Library host weekly Wednesday Steps Sales, located at the Larkin Street entrance to the Main Library. All books and media are just $1 or less each and all proceeds from Steps Sales benefit the San Francisco Public ...
2016 Halloween Extravaganza: Circus & Haunted House | North Beach
The Friends of Joe DiMaggio Playground invite you to their 8th annual Halloween Extravaganza on Sunday, October 26, 2016.
Every year this free event has grown, and it is now anticipated as “the neighborhood event” of the season – attracting scores of local families, as well as ...
Free Michael Jackson Thriller Dance Class | San Jose
In preparation for their attempt to set the Guinness World Record with their version of Thrill the World, Adira Dance & Costume will be offering free Thriller dance classes at their dance studio in San Jose’s Willow Glen neighborhood from 7-8 pm every Wednesday from September 7 to ...
Thursday, October 27
4 Square Halloween Costume Contest & Potluck | Oakland
They are wearing their costumes to the annual 4 Square Halloween Costume event. Come out, play 4 Square, get to know new people and win the costume contest.
Be as creative as you like, extra points by originality. They are going to have prizes for the top 2 maybe ...
Friday, October 28
Glass with Class: Rare Downtown Architecture Tour | SF
The tour examines the great varieties of glass in 20th Century San Francisco, from the Financial District to Union Square. It will be found underfoot, overhead, and in the wall; in buildings by famous masters and by lesser-known local practitioners.
Meet at 242 California Street (Tadich ...
Remnants of the Pre-1906 City Hall | October 2016
Find out how cooking breakfast burned down the neighborhood, how City Hall was destroyed, and how the city rushed to rise from the ashes and rebuild better than ever. See little-known remnants of pre-1906 City Hall.
Meet on Franklin at Fulton in front of the iron ...
“Spooktacular” Halloween Twilight Hike | Fremont
Spend a SPOOKtacular evening hiking the hills looking for hobgoblins, witches and ghosts during sunset.
Find out the ancient origins and modern traditions of Halloween.
Don your costume to seek out wandering souls along the trail. Return for treats and a campfire story. Fee: $4. Parent participation ...
The Crucible’s Fireside Lounge: Fire Performance, Live Music & Art Demos | Oakland
The Crucible’s Fireside Lounge is an intimate evening of art, industry, community, and entertainment on October 28, 2016 from 6:30-9:30 pm.
They’ll have studio demonstrations and hands-on activities in multiple classes including glass fusing & slumping, glass flameworking, glass blowing, glass casting & coldworking, enameling, neon, ...
Annual Halloween Carnival: Games & Cookie Decorating | Albany
They are terrified to present the annual Halloween Carnival. Bring the whole family down to the Albany Community Center for games, activities, cookie decorating, and prizes galore. It’s sure to be a scary good time for all.
Spooky Arts & Crafts
Creepy Cookie Decoration
Paranormal Photo ...
2016 Proxy Fall Film Festival: Halloween Shorts Night | Hayes Valley
The Proxy Fall Film Festival is a five-week series of free Friday night screenings at the Proxy Walk-in Movie Theater in Hayes Valley. The festival will feature recently released, best-of-show selections from festivals focusing on independent and emerging voices in film—a line up more likely ...
“Frightmare” Free Home Haunted House | Livermore
Frightmare goes nuts putting on a free DIY haunted house filled with monsters, blacklight and a maze of custom-built rooms. And for little ones who want to see the house when the ghosts are sleeping, there’s a special daytime lights-on tour on October 29 from 2pm ...
“Rebel Yell” Haunted House | San Jose
In 1957, when Doctor Von Braun purchased the abandoned Rebel Hill Funeral Home and moved there with his wife and two children, no one could have guessed the depths of his evil genius.
His family is long gone now, but his research continues. As you walk ...
Creative Collective Halloween Bash: Djs & Vape | Vallejo
The Joker and Harley Quinn present Creative Collective’s first annual Halloween bash.
Get creative, dress up, and come party with them at Elevape. There will be a DJ, live performers, refreshments, and food. They will also be celebrating one of our hosts, DJ Anuben’s, birthday, so of course ...
Haunted Walk-through Maze of Terror | Peninsula
Haunting your souls for nearly two decades, the Haunted House of Moss Beach is a spooky, walk-through maze of terror. Please note, arrive early to avoid long lines. Only two people are allowed per a tour. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. This ...
Halloween Show: Naked Lights & Los Punk Rockers | Oakland
Econo Jam Records is celebrating their third year anniversary on Halloween, October 28, 2016.
2016 Anniversary Halloween Show:
Naked Lights – tackle the flawless Pagonicon LP in it’s entirety
Los Punk Rockers – Features members of Mozart, the Blues, LSG, Displeasure, Stillsuit and like hella others
Fever Witch with Kvndry Sings
Saturday, October 29
2016 ArtSpan Hub Artist Weekends: Saturday | SF
Meet the Artists and see their newest work for two weekends on Oct 22-23, at noon to 5pm and Oct 29-30, 2016 at 11am to 6pm. Meet the artists: Jeffrey Nemeroff – oils Sophia Lee – watercolors Meher Kavarana Siegle – encaustics Rachel Murray Meyer ...
Oink-A-Ween: Trick-or-treat & Animal Feeding | Grass Valley
Join them at Animal Place sanctuary in Grass Valley, CA, for trick-or-treating on the sanctuary and be sure to bring a pumpkin to feed to the pigs.
The barns will be open and you’ll get vegan goodies every time you visit a new pasture. Costumes are encouraged.
2016 SF Open Studios Weekend | Presidio & Upper Haight
San Francisco comes alive with art this October and November as ArtSpan presents the 41st Anniversary of SF Open Studios – the oldest and largest event of its kind in the country, featuring 800 artists. It’s an unrivaled opportunity for art patrons, collectors, and admirers ...