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Monday, October 23

Spooky Skeleton Trivia Night | SF
Monday, October 23 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Shotwell's Bar
Spooky Skeleton Trivia Night | SF
They’re doing five spooky pub quiz themes for every Monday in October. And for this coming Monday, October 23, 2017, the theme is Skeleton Trivia. They’ll ask you hella questions about bones, skulls, medical oddities, skull cathedrals, dancing skeletons, and so much more. You have to be ...

Tuesday, October 24

2017 Halloween Spooktakular Family Fun Fest | Santana Row
Tuesday, October 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Santana Row
2017 Halloween Spooktakular Family Fun Fest | Santana Row
No tricks just treats. Join the special Halloween Family Fun free event featuring free entertainment, interactive games, hands-on activities and educational activities designed for parents and their pre-school aged children. Wear your costume and trick or treat “The Row”. Also enjoy arts and crafts, face painting, pumpkin ...

Masquerade Murder Mystery Party | SF Main Library
Tuesday, October 24 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
Masquerade Murder Mystery Party | SF Main Library
Come and discover your inner detective for a fun and interactive Masquerade Murder Mystery Party.  They will gather in the Reading Room of St. Marks’ Library in Venice, Italy (actually, Latino Rooms A & B) for a night of mystique and intrigue, and unfortunately, a ...
Escape Room Launch Party “The Search for Professor Z” | SF
Escape Room Launch Party
Come to the Launch Party of The Search for Professor Z, a new escape room/scavenger hunt adventure. The Launch Party is free and will have puzzles, clues, codes, games, prizes, and snacks. The launch party looks like it’s just a fun little party with snacks and ...
2017 Barbie Mutilation Night | SF
2017 Barbie Mutilation Night | SF
Play out your demented fantasies in the name of charity. Barbara Millicent Roberts, aka Barbie, is looking for a new look this Halloween, so let your inner ‘plastic’ surgeon shine. Doc’s Clock presents Barbie Mutilation Night 2017. 2017 Barbie Mutilation Night Tuesday, October 24, 2017 | 7 pm-10 pm Doc’s ...
Jericho On the Road Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game | North Beach
Tuesday, October 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required via Meetup.com
| Secret Location (SF)
Jericho On the Road Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game | North Beach
Time to get your Italian-mafia-sicario groove on as they take Jericho to “little Italy”. They’ll spend the first 10-15 mins going over rules & dividing up teams. After that, they’ll hit the pasta infused atmosphere of North Beach for a standard 3 mission game. Afterwards, they’ll hit ...
Haight Street Comedy Night, Games & Prizes | SF
Tuesday, October 24 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
Haight Street Comedy Night, Games & Prizes | SF
This month they are joined by some wonderful comics gracing the stage: Emily Van Dyke (Cobbs Comedy Club) Jason Anderson (Punchline) Duat Mai (Rooster T Feathers) Welcomed, as always, by your intrepid hosts: Jeff Anaya, Joey Avery, and Andrew Orolfo.

Thursday, October 26

“Butch Lesbians Coloring Book” Hands-On Experience | SF Main Library
Thursday, October 26 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
This program includes the act of coloring for participants. Come color exciting butches from the 20s to the 40s, and learn about historical lesbians. All supplies are included; just bring your creativity and curiosity. This program is appropriate for teens and adults.

Friday, October 27

Scaregrove 2017: Halloween Festival in the Park | SF
Friday, October 27 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $10 | Stern Grove
Scaregrove 2017: Halloween Festival in the Park | SF
Scaregrove returns to Stern Grove, on Friday, October 27, 2017 from 3 to 9 pm. An “out of this world” Halloween event, this year’s event will feature a costume contest and parade, haunted houses, hay rides, carnival rides, giant inflatables, food for sale and live ...
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 ...
2017 Spooky Halloween Carnival: Costume Parade & Contest | Japantown
Friday, October 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $7*
*$7 per person
| Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California
2017 Spooky Halloween Carnival: Costume Parade & Contest | Japantown
Join us for a fun night of Halloween fun featuring fun games and crafts activities, a bounce house, haunted hallway, and costume contest and parade with prizes for: scariest, cutest, most original, best overall and most spirited group/family costumes. Bring out the kids for a fun ...
Annual Halloween Carnival: Games & Cookie Decorating | Albany
Friday, October 27 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Albany Community Center
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. Activities Include: Spooky Arts & Crafts Creepy Cookie Decoration Ghoulish Games Paranormal Photo ...
Tenderloin Writing Lab Game Night | SF
Tenderloin Writing Lab Game Night | SF
On October 27, they are opening the Tenderloin Writing Lab up for some friendly competition with loads of table top games to choose from. Bring a friend, form a rivalry, and enjoy a bunch of classic games or teach yourself a new one at this ...
Horror Movie Trivia & Comedy Night | Haight Street
Friday, October 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$5 dollar suggested donation
| Milk Bar
Horror Movie Trivia & Comedy Night | Haight Street
Celebrate October with the spookiest trivia and comedy night in SF. For one night only, compete with other teams to prove who is the master of horror in 4 rounds of fright-filled trivia. Plus, SF’s best comedians entertain between each round. Prizes to be rewarded for best costume. ...
Haunted Walk-through Maze of Terror | Peninsula
Friday, October 27 – 7:30 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 ...

Win Tix: “Mayhem Mansion” Haunted Tours of 1886 Victorian | SF
Friday, October 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular price: $20 adv for adults - Use code FUNCHEAP for $2 off tickets
| Haas-Lilienthal House
San Francisco’s historic 1886 Haas-Lilienthal House will be transformed into Mayhem Mansion, a haunted house style attraction. Set in a Victorian-era house museum, ghoulish guides walk you through dimly lit parlors and passages on a “twisted tour of terror” replete with frightful encounters in unexpected places. 2017 is ...
Liq-or-Treat! Halloween at SF Beer Olympics | Horizon
Friday, October 27 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free entry before 10PM with a drink special purchase & RSVP
| Horizon
Liq-or-Treat! Halloween at SF Beer Olympics | Horizon
Liq-or-Treat. It’s Halloween at the SF Beer Olympics. Come inc costumes and enjoy Halloween-themed drinking games this Friday which includes: Severed finger flip cup eyeball pong candy corn cup slide. Free entry before 10 PM with a drink special purchase & RSVP. Drink Special includes: 5 beers or 5 cups of ...

Saturday, October 28

Oink-A-Ween: Barn Trick-or-Treat & Animal Feeding | Grass Valley
Saturday, October 28 – 10:30 am | Cost: $5*
*An RSVP is required.
| Animal Place
Oink-A-Ween: Barn Trick-or-Treat & Animal Feeding | Grass Valley
Join the Animal Place in Grass Valley, CA for trick-or-treating in their barns and be sure to bring a pumpkin to feed to the pigs (for yours and the pigs’ safety, staff will feed the pigs directly). The barns will be open and you’ll get vegan goodies ...
Spooktacular Storytime & Scavenger Hunt | South SF
Saturday, October 28 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Grand Avenue Library
Spooktacular Storytime & Scavenger Hunt | South SF
Is the Grand Ave Library haunted? Join them for some Spooktacular stories and songs. After, they will have a Scavenger Hunt around the teen and children’s area. Come dressed in your special Halloween costume for this holiday storytime. While supplies last.
2017 “Boo, Bark, Brews & Bites”: Pet Pampering & Canine Walk | Jack London Sq.
Saturday, October 28 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but the DogFest Walk n' Roll requires registration.
| Jack London Square
2017
Pets and their humans are invited to enjoy a Halloween celebration on the Oakland waterfront with tricks, treats, frights and delights as the Boo! Bark, Brews + Bites festivities fill Jack London Square. Boo, Bark, Brews & Bites Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 11 am to 4 pm Jack ...
Howl-O-Ween: Pooch Parade, Costume Contest & Treats | Vacaville
Saturday, October 28 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free, however joining the costume contest and parade costs $5.
| Andrews Park
Howl-O-Ween: Pooch Parade, Costume Contest & Treats | Vacaville
Your pooch will have a tail-wagging good time at their 3rd annual Howl-O-Ween Pooch Parade and Costume Contest. Event admission is free. Pooch Parade and costume contest registration fee is $5 per dog. This event is full of doggies and their owners walking around in costume and ...
Bon Air Center Halloween Trick-or-Treat & Pet Parade | Greenbrae
Saturday, October 28 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Bon Air Center
Bon Air Center Halloween Trick-or-Treat & Pet Parade | Greenbrae
Join them for a free Halloween Bash and help kick-off their annual food drive. Bring canned foods to fill the SF-Marin Food Drive bins located throughout the center in exchange for a trick-or-treat bag. Then trick or treat at Bon Air’s restaurants and shops. Enjoy live ...
3rd Annual Chinatown Halloween Neighborhood Festival | SF
3rd Annual Chinatown Halloween Neighborhood Festival | SF
Join for another spooktacular event at the CYC 3rd Annual Chinatown Halloween Neighborhood Festival on Saturday, October 28. Waverly Place will be filled with carnival games and arts and crafts (face-painting, tattooing, trick or treat bag decorating, cartoon drawing, etc.) CYC 2nd Annual Chinatown Halloween Neighborhood ...
Balbooa Fright Fest 2017: Halloween Block Party | SF
Saturday, October 28 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Balboa Village Merchants Association
Balbooa Fright Fest 2017: Halloween Block Party | SF
Join neighbors and local merchants as they trick or treat down Balboa Street between 33rd and 39th Avenue. Collect stamps on your scavenger hunt ticket at participating businesses (to be announced on this page.) All are welcome to the St Thomas The Apostle Elementary School yard ...
3rd Annual Chinatown Halloween Neighborhood Festival | SF
3rd Annual Chinatown Halloween Neighborhood Festival | SF
Join us for another spooktacular event at the CYC 3rd Annual Chinatown Halloween Neighborhood Festival on Saturday, October 28. Waverly Place will be filled with carnival games and arts and crafts (face-painting, tattooing, trick or treat bag decorating, cartoon drawing, etc.) The event’s Community Partner, ...
Halloween Festival & Costume Contest at Glen Park | SF
Saturday, October 28 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is encouraged. Please RSVP so they know how much food to prepare.
| Glen Park School
Halloween Festival & Costume Contest at Glen Park | SF
Celebrate Halloween at Glen Park Elementary School on Saturday, October 28 from 11 am – 1 pm with the Shared Schoolyard Project. This exciting Halloween Festival will include free lunch for the whole neighborhood, a wide variety of Halloween games and activities for all ages, and a costume ...
12th Annual Pumpkin Festival | Mountain View
Saturday, October 28 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Cemetery
12th Annual Pumpkin Festival | Mountain View
Celebrate Halloween at our fun-filled pumpkin patch meadow, with free pumpkins, activities, and treats for the kids. To join in the fun, head down to the end of Piedmont Avenue after the parade and proceed into the cemetery to the pumpkin patch meadow. Children can choose a ...
Dia de los Muertos & Halloween Party | Menlo Park
Saturday, October 28 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Facebook Headquarters
Dia de los Muertos & Halloween Party | Menlo Park
Celebrate Halloween, Dia de los Muertos and the Harvest Season. This is sure to be fun for the whole family. Bring the kids in costume for the parade, trick-or-treating, and free pumpkin (1 per children – while supplies last). Shop for fall produce, decor & crafts. What to ...
Sugar Skull Decorating Workshops | SF
Saturday, October 28 – 12:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*The fee is $10 for adults, $5  for children.
| Galería de la Raza
Sugar Skull Decorating Workshops | SF

Sugar Skull decorating workshops with Michele is back. Join them for a weekend of sugar skull decorating. This year Michele will be hosting the workshops only one weekend, October 28th and 29th, from 12-6pm. With admission, you receive one pre-formed skull and all the decorations. They ...

2017 Downtown Halloween Hay Day | Livermore
2017 Downtown Halloween Hay Day | Livermore
Come out and join Livermore’s favorite family tradition, Downtown Halloween Hay Day. The Downtown hosts Kidz Town Halloween Hay Day full of activities for families with children in the 5th grade and younger. Kids will enjoy the Pumpkin Painting Contest (prepainted and submitted by the Friday before) Costume ...