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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 Danville Fall Crafts Festival: Saturday | East Bay
Saturday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Downtown Danville
2014 Danville Fall Crafts Festival: Saturday | East Bay

Celebrate the 23rd annual Danville Fall Crafts Festival on tree-lined Hartz Avenue in downtown Danville from 10 am to 5 pm on October 25-26, 2014. Hosted by the Danville Area Chamber of Commerce this event features over 200 high quality artisans, entertainment, costume parade, fall-themed ...

2014 Fall Harvest Artisan Food Festival | Nob Hill
Saturday, October 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Cheese Plus
2014 Fall Harvest Artisan Food Festival | Nob Hill

Enjoy food samples and meet the Bay Area’s top food artisans at Cheese Plus’ 10th Annual Fall Harvest Artisan Food Festival.
2014 Fall Harvest Artisan Food Festival
Saturday, October 25, 2014 | 10 am to 4 pm
Cheese Plus, 2001 Polk St, San Francisco
FREE
Drop by and taste the …

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 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 …

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 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 ...

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 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 Halloween Parade & Carnival | Menlo Park
Saturday, October 25 – 11:45 am | Cost: FREE | Downtown Menlo Park
2014 Halloween Parade & Carnival | Menlo Park

The annual Menlo Park Halloween Hoopla Parade & Carnival is held the Saturday before Halloween from 11:45 am to 3 pm on Saturday, October 25, 2014.
Come in costume and participate in the annual parade to Fremont Park. Participants will receive a trick or treat bag. A …

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 …

2014 Bay Area Science Fest Halloween Bash: Candy Delivery Contraption | North Bay
Saturday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but canned food donations benefit the Marin Food Bank.
| Bon Air Center
2014 Bay Area Science Fest Halloween Bash: Candy Delivery Contraption | North Bay

The 2014 Halloween Bash at the Bon Air Center is a mashup of Halloween and makers, celebrating community-made arcade games, with free trick-or-treating and a food drive – all an official part of the Bay Area Science Festival.
Marin maker groups will create large game/activities for …

2014 Fairfax Irish Music & Dance Festival | North Bay
Saturday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | The Sleeping Lady Café
2014 Fairfax Irish Music & Dance Festival | North Bay

The small town of Fairfax, situated 22 miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge, will once again resemble a town in Ireland during the 4th annual Irish Music Festival with jigs, reels and singing voices coming from pubs, restaurants, and cafés including The Sleeping Lady, Iron Springs Brew Pub, 19 ...

The Final Saturday Night Fireworks of 2014 | Pier 39
Saturday, October 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
The Final Saturday Night Fireworks of 2014 | Pier 39

Take advantage of San Francisco’s amazing, autumn weather by joining Pier 39 for fireworks, music and more every Saturday night in October - October 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2014. Each night unfolds at 6 pm with DJs playing the latest dance tunes at the Bay ...

Win Tix: Saturday Night Fireworks Cruise with Blue & Gold Fleet | SF
Saturday, October 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Tickets are $45 for adults, $25 for children 5-11
| Pier 39
Saturday Night Fireworks Cruise with Blue & Gold Fleet | SF

See the spectacular October fireworks from the sea.
Join Blue & Gold Fleet on the last Saturday in October from 8-9:30pm for a 90-minute cruise on the Bay to view the fireworks plus a stop at the Bay Bridge to view the Bay Lights. Tickets include …

Sunday, October 26

26th Annual Fiesta On The Hill | Bernal Heights
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Cortland & Bocana
26th Annual Fiesta On The Hill | Bernal Heights

Fiesta on the Hill will celebrate its 26th year with live bands, dancing in the street, street artists, pumpkin carving, petting zoos, a wide variety of food and more.
2014 Fiesta on the Hill
Sunday, October 26, 2014 | 10 am to 5 pm
Cortland and Bocana Avenues, …

2014 Danville Fall Crafts Festival: Sunday | East Bay
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Downtown Danville
2014 Danville Fall Crafts Festival: Sunday | East Bay

Celebrate the 23rd annual Danville Fall Crafts Festival on tree-lined Hartz Avenue in downtown Danville from 10 am to 5 pm on October 25-26, 2014. Hosted by the Danville Area Chamber of Commerce this event features over 200 high quality artisans, entertainment, costume parade, fall-themed ...

2014 Pet Pride Day: Costume Parade, Doggie Dancing & Trick Contest | GG Park
Sunday, October 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Sharon Meadow
2014 Pet Pride Day: Costume Parade, Doggie Dancing & Trick Contest | GG Park

Dress up your pet and head to the annual Pet Pride Day featuring on site adoptions, rescue partners, parade, food, kids activities, pet costumes and pet tricks in Sharon Meadow in Golden Gate Park.
2014 Pet Pride Day
Sunday, October 26, 2014 | 11 am to 3 pm
Sharon Meadow, …

2014 Soap Box Derby & Block Party | Sunset Dist.
2014 Soap Box Derby & Block Party | Sunset Dist.

Watch home-made derby cars race down the 400 foot straightaway along 20th Avenue between Wawona and Vicente during the second annual Soapbox Derby & Block Party hosted by The Friends of Larsen Playground from 11 am to 4 pm on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
This is an “open” exhibition. All …

2014 Presidio Pumpkin Carving Fest | SF
Sunday, October 26 – 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 ...

2014 Berkeley School Fall Festival | East Bay
Sunday, October 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | The Berkeley School
2014 Berkeley School Fall Festival | East Bay

For the 2014 Fall Festival, the Berkeley School Family Association celebrates its annual Fall Festival from 11 am to 3 pm on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
The festival takes place at the University Avenue campus of The Berkeley School.

2014 Spooktacular Halloween Block Party | Japantown
Sunday, October 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
2014 Spooktacular Halloween Block Party | Japantown

Dress up in costume and enjoy some good old-fashioned free fun when the Japan Center Malls hosts a Spooktacular Halloween Party from noon to 4 pm on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
The party features mall-wide trick for treating and games, decorations, bouncy house, arts and crafts, face …

2014 Halloween Hoopla & Costume Parade | Yerba Buena Gardens
Sunday, October 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens
2014 Halloween Hoopla & Costume Parade | Yerba Buena Gardens

The 14th annual Halloween Hoopla features interactive performances and games for kids under 10 and their adults on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
Led by the ever-popular Unique Derique, the Hoopla features:

dancing to music by Chelle & Friends
eco-friendly crafts courtesy of Trash Mash-Up. Make a mask, medallion, or maracas …

2014 Fairfax Irish Music & Dance Festival: Sunday | North Bay
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | The Sleeping Lady Café
2014 Fairfax Irish Music & Dance Festival: Sunday | North Bay

The small town of Fairfax, situated 22 miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge, will once again resemble a town in Ireland during the 4th annual Irish Music Festival with jigs, reels and singing voices coming from pubs, restaurants, and cafés including The Sleeping Lady, Iron Springs Brew Pub, 19 ...

2014 Halloween Extravaganza: Circus & Haunted House | North Beach
Sunday, October 26 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Joe DiMaggio Playground
2014 Halloween Extravaganza: Circus & Haunted House | North Beach

The Friends of Joe DiMaggio Playground invite you to their 7th annual Halloween Extravaganza on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
In 2014 they plan to have Trick or Trunk for all the kids and back by popular demand – a real circus. And for the first time, a …