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Thursday, October 19

The World’s First Virtual Reality Horror Opera | SF
Thursday, October 19 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Moscone Center West
The World's First Virtual Reality Horror Opera | SF
Samsung VR is bringing together leaders in 360 content and VR filmmaking for an evening of immersive film, entertainment, and networking. They are especially excited to shine a spotlight on the visionary artists and companies pioneering this new content medium. Explore the mysteries of The Parksville ...

Saturday, October 21

“Turfin’ vs The World” Halloween Dance Festival | Jack London Square
Saturday, October 21 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Turfinc at Jack London Square presents Turfin’ vs The World Part 3: Dance Battle Festival Halloween special edition. They’re bringing something very unique and new to their platform. They will have a tournament of 16 pre-selected top street dancers battling to be crowned King or Queen ...

Friday, October 27

Critical Mass 2017 Halloween Bike Ride | SF
Friday, October 27 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Justin Herman Plaza
Critical Mass 2017 Halloween Bike Ride | SF
Critical Mass is a mass bicycle ride that takes place on the last Friday of each month in cities around the world and since in October it typically falls right around Halloween, riders dress up and ride through the city as a costumed parade. There’s ...

Saturday, October 28

Thrill The World 2017: World Record Thriller Dance-Off | San Jose
Saturday, October 28 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Adira Dance & Costume
Thrill The World 2017: World Record Thriller Dance-Off | San Jose
Adira Dance & Costume in San Jose’s Willow Glen neighborhood will once again attempt to set the Guinness World Record with their version of Thrill the World at 3 pm sharp on October 28, 2017. Thrill The World is an annual worldwide simultaneous dance of Michael Jackson’s ...
2017 “Journey to The End Of The Night” | Fort Mason
Saturday, October 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but advanced registration is required.
| Japantown Peace Plaza
2017
For one night, drop your relations, your work, your leisure, and all your usual motives for movement and action, and let yourself be drawn by the chase. Journey to the End of the Night is a street game that turns you into you a runner, making ...
“Spookshow, Baby” Art Show, Contortion Act & Costume Contest | SF
Saturday, October 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Art Attack SF
Art Attack SF invites you to their Halloween party alongside the closing reception of “Spookshow, Baby!,” an artist spotlight of new paintings and sculptures by Shane Izykowski on October 28th from 6-9 pm. In addition to a costume contest with prizes (judged by Shane and the ...
Halloween Glow-In-The-Dark Black Light Art Show | Alameda
Saturday, October 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested. Donations are appreciated.
| Studio 23
Halloween Glow-In-The-Dark Black Light Art Show | Alameda

The Blacklight Art Show is an experience best suited to the time of year when the veils grow thin between worlds, other dimensions seep thru in deceptively cheery colors to blind you beyond science. Studio 23 is transformed from a mild-mannered mecca of artistry into ...

Sunday, October 29

Cemetery Bike Tour: Presidio Graveyard & Movie Night | SF
Sunday, October 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*We think it's free, but bring a few bucks just a case
| Buena Vista Park
Cemetery Bike Tour: Presidio Graveyard & Movie Night | SF
‘Tis the season…for getting spooky and visiting cemeteries by bike. Part 2 of this three-part series is a mixed-terrain ramble through the Presidio to check out San Francisco’s only remaining cemeteries, followed by a special movie screening. Route: To be discussed Details: 15-20 miles + 1,000-1,500 feet ...
Halloween Bash: Horror Video Games, Haunted House Virtual Reality & Cosplay Contest | SF
Sunday, October 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Razer Store San Francisco
Halloween Bash: Horror Video Games, Haunted House Virtual Reality & Cosplay Contest | SF
RazerStore SF will be hosting an all-day Halloween party featuring: Trick or Treating (All Day) – Costumed persons of all ages who come into their store are welcome to a handful of assorted candies “Five Nights at Freddy’s” Horror Video Game Contest (Noon – 4:30 pm) – Who can survive ...

Monday, October 30

Playcrafting Trick Or Treat: Halloween Game Expo | SF
Monday, October 30 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Use the code FUNCHEAP and enjoy free tickets
| The Google Launchpad
Playcrafting Trick Or Treat: Halloween Game Expo | SF
Video games are taking over The Google Launchpad in SF for an all-out Halloween Expo celebrating local developers. Join in for an evening of games, pizza, treats, and prizes. Costumes are encouraged. Families are welcome – bring your kids to trick-or-treat for candy from booth to ...
Driveway Follies: Oakland’s Epic Halloween DIY Puppet Show | East Bay
Monday, October 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Haunted Yard
Driveway Follies: Oakland's Epic Halloween DIY Puppet Show | East Bay

Driveway Follies is a professionally-staged Halloween marionette show performed each year by Larry Schmidt in an Oakland driveway and is accompanied by an outstanding scary yard haunt. The locally recognized shows are enjoyed by over 1,000 Halloween revelers annually. The show includes dozens of elaborate and ...

Tuesday, October 31

Starve A Vampire Day: 2017 Halloween Blood Drives | SF
Tuesday, October 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Please RSVP - Sign up ahead of time on-line for each donation event individually
| Irwin Donor Center
Starve A Vampire Day: 2017 Halloween Blood Drives | SF
8 billion mosquitos can’t be wrong, so it’s time to start starving some vampires.  On Halloween, October 31, the Blood Centers of the Pacific are hosting a few Halloween Blood Drives in the San Francisco area. It takes only about 45 minutes to donate – including paperwork and a few tests (BP, ...
“Ghostbusters” Immersive Halloween House | San Jose
Tuesday, October 31 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Albertson Halloween House
On Halloween night 2017, stop by the Alberston Halloween House from 6-9 pm to explore the enormous and elaborate Ghostbusters-themed house. Open for one night only, the house features themed treats, an immersive front yard scene, costumed characters and more. Albertson Halloween House 2017 October 31, 2017 | ...
Oakland’s Epic Halloween Yard Haunt & DIY Puppet Show | East Bay
Tuesday, October 31 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Haunted Yard
Oakland's Epic Halloween Yard Haunt & DIY Puppet Show | East Bay

Driveway Follies is a professionally-staged Halloween marionette show performed each year by Larry Schmidt in an Oakland driveway and is accompanied by an outstanding scary yard haunt. The locally recognized shows are enjoyed by over 1,000 Halloween revelers annually. The show includes dozens of elaborate and ...

Haunted Walk-through Maze of Terror | Peninsula
Tuesday, October 31 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated to benefit Unicef
| Haunted House of Moss Beach
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 in the Castro | 2017
Tuesday, October 31 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Castro & Market
Halloween in the Castro | 2017
The huge 250,000 person Castro Halloween block parties in San Francisco are a thing of the past – so don’t head to the Castro expecting a massive street party. The streets will not be blocked and traffic flows normally. But the Castro on Halloween is actually ...