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Thursday, October 23

Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Thursday, October 23 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food, drinks & shopping
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park

An after-work party at the SoMa StrEat food park every Thursday starting in the late afternoon with groovy sunshine house music – getting deeper when the sun goes down.
SoMa StrEat Food Park and Funcheap are putting on a Thursday Night Market called “StrEat Bazaar.” The …

40% Off: “Vintners in the Vaults” 50+ Vintners Wine Tasting Party | The Old Mint
40% Off:

Take a sip into the past in the historic vaults below the Old Mint. Constructed in 1874, this San Francisco landmark will open for “Grapes of Past: Vintners in the Vaults” -  a night of unlimited wine tasting, music, and learn about SF’s fascinating history of …

Cow Hollow “Microhood” Block Party | Free Drinks, Food & Discounts
Thursday, October 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated.
| Cow Hollow
Cow Hollow

The Bold Italic is bringing their Microhood party to Cow Hollow to celebrate this charming neighborhood with discounts, free drinks, food, prizes, and more from 6-8 pm on October 23, 2014.
Free, but an RSVP is appreciated.
And don’t forget to join them for the Official After Party …

Bergerac 1 Year Anniversary Party & Open Bourbon Bar | SF
Thursday, October 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bergerac
Bergerac 1 Year Anniversary Party & Open Bourbon Bar | SF

Celebrate Bergerac San Francisco’s One Year Anniversary as they release their hand-selected barrel of Old Forrester bourbon on Thursday, October 23, 2014.
Their team was flown out by the distillery to Kentucky to select a custom blend made just for Bergerac. It has finally come in, …

Friday, October 24

2014 Jelly Belly Haunted House Tour | Fairfield
Friday, October 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jelly Belly Candy Company
2014 Jelly Belly Haunted House Tour | Fairfield

The Jelly Belly Factory in Fairfield sets up its annual Haunted House, a fun and kid-friendly seasonal addition to their free daily tours from 9 am to 4 pm, Thursday, October 20 through Friday, October 31, 2014. Tours detour through a decorated haven of Halloween delights. Learn ...

“Friday Night Market”: Summer Evening Festival | UN Plaza
Friday, October 24 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza

In trying to make United Nations Plaza a comfortable and fun evening destination rather than a public space you walk quickly through, the city is throwing a series of late summer night markets with a beer garden, live music, food trucks, DIY art workshops and ...

Captain Morgan & Tapas Tasting Party with Funcheap | Bubble Lounge
Captain Morgan & Tapas Tasting Party with Funcheap | Bubble Lounge

We will have a private “most happiest” hour at The Bubble Lounge from 4-5pm that requires a secret password at the door for entry.
You’ll get early entrance to our private pre-party with a tasting of a Captain Morgan White Rum cocktail  and passed Hors d’oeuvres showcasing the …

World Series Game 3: Giants vs. Royals Game Watch Party
Friday, October 24 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with Facebook RSVP
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
World Series Game 3: Giants vs. Royals Game Watch Party

Our year… Our time!
Come to SoMa StrEat Food Park for a huge game watch – game three of the World Series. Come on out on Friday night to get food truck grub, enjoy the beer garden and be part of the awesome playoff atmosphere at SF’s …

Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid | Oakland
Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid | Oakland

Join the Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) and Off the Grid on 10th Street every Friday for a family-friendly take on a festive night market. Savor California beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages around the Koi Pond at the Blue Oak café pop-up. Enjoy half-price admission, live music, extended OMCA Store hours, family-friendly ...

Funcheap’s “The Happiest Hour”: Drink Specials & $5 Pizza | SF
Funcheap's

Funcheap takes over The Bubble Lounge menu for a night to put together an awesome happy hour.
To help celebrate the city’s newest happy hour, you’re invited to the Bubble Lounge on Friday, October 24th for a special “Happiest Hour.” They will of course have the …

Live Indie Folk Concert & Kombucha Party | UC Berkeley
Friday, October 24 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are suggested.
| Campanile (UC Berkeley)
Live Indie Folk Concert & Kombucha Party | UC Berkeley

The Berkeley Student Food Collective (BSFC) is hosting a Food Day celebration party with live music,  kombucha and appetizers at the Campanile Esplanade on October 24, 2014.
There will be a live performance by local indie-folk band, The New Tenants, kombucha kegs provided by Revive Drinks, appetizers by BSFC, …

Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF
Friday, October 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Friday and fourth Friday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. They often host live entertainment, so keep an eye out on ...

“Under the Influence” Reading Performance Series | North Beach
Friday, October 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Suggested donation to support the venue. Nobody turned away for lack of funds
| The Emerald Tablet

The Emerald Tablet in North Beach hosts a homegrown reading performance series, Under the Influence, co-created and hosted with Quiet Lightning‘s Evan Karp. Four artists read works by some of their major influences, followed by original work performances created for the show that channels that ...

Soulful Rock ‘n Roll Show & Free Cocktails | Haight
Soulful Rock 'n Roll Show & Free Cocktails | Haight

Kingsborough and The Dirty Picture will be performing live at the next The City: SF Sounds event happening at Milk Bar (1840 Haight St)
Free, but an RSVP is required and gets you free drink tickets and access to the appetizer hour hosted by Jack Daniels.
Determined to help …

Friday Night Outdoor Movie: “Ghostbusters” | Sunset Dist.
Friday, October 24 – 7:15 pm | Cost: FREE | McCoppin Square
Friday Night Outdoor Movie:

Every Friday in October 2014, the City and County of San Francisco is once again hosting free movies at McCoppin Square in the Sunset District. Movies begin at sunset (7:15 pm), but come early for coupons to local eateries. Visit with POPS (People of Sunset Parkside), ...

Saturday, October 25

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 …

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 …

Ferry Plaza Farmers Market: Free Seasonal Cooking Demos | SF
Saturday, October 25 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Ferry Plaza Farmers Market: Free Seasonal Cooking Demos | SF

This waterfront market, run by the Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture (CUESA), has over 120 food, fruit, and vegetable vendors on Saturdays and the entire Bay as its beautiful backdrop. The Ferry Plaza Farmers Market operates year-round from 8 am to 2 pm. On ...

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 ...

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 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 …

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, …

2014 Cotopaxi Music Festival: Tumbleweed Wanderers & Pigwar | Crissy Field
Saturday, October 25 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Crissy Field
2014 Cotopaxi Music Festival: Tumbleweed Wanderers & Pigwar | Crissy Field

Come out to the free, public Cotopaxi Music Festival at Crissy Field featuring live performances from the Tumbleweed Wanderers, Pigwar, Berel Alexander and DJ Omar from 3-7 pm on Saturday, October 25, 2014.
There will also be food trucks, drinks and they’ll even have the Giants game streaming …

World Series Game 4: Giants vs. Royals Game Watch Party
Saturday, October 25 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with Facebook RSVP
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
World Series Game 4: Giants vs. Royals Game Watch Party

Our year… Our time!
Come to SoMa StrEat Food Park for a huge game watch – game four of the World Series. Come on out on Saturday night to get food truck grub, enjoy the beer garden and be part of the awesome playoff atmosphere at SF’s …