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Sunday, October 26

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 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 ...

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, October 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
| Main Post Lawn
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF

Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio every Sunday through the fall starting on April 6, 2014 (11 am to 4 pm) at the Main Parade Ground Lawn. Expect live music, free games and stands from San Francisco restaurants, food trucks, local ...

2014 Dia de Los Muertos, Folklórico Dancing & Free Admission | Mexican Museum
Sunday, October 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Mexican Museum
2014 Dia de Los Muertos, Folklórico Dancing & Free Admission | Mexican Museum

Celebrate Día de los Muertos at The Mexican Museum’s Family Sunday and learn about the rich cultural traditions of this holiday which is celebrated throughout Mexico, Central and South America from noon to 3:30 pm on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
Ensambles Ballet Folklórico de San Francisco …

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 Pumpkin Carving Party, Free Cider & Cookies | SF
Sunday, October 26 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring your own pumpkin.
| Sunnyside Conservatory
2014 Pumpkin Carving Party, Free Cider & Cookies | SF

The Sunnyside Conservatory invites you to their annual Pumpkin Carving Party from 2-4 pm on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
Carve, chat, and enjoy complimentary hot cider and Halloween cookies. Bring your own pumpkin. Pumpkin carving kits and tools will be provided, including tools for older children.
San Francisco’s Sunnyside Conservatory …

Mixed Media Mixer: Art, Music, Photo & Video Showcase | Berkeley
Sunday, October 26 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Firehouse Art Collective
Mixed Media Mixer: Art, Music, Photo & Video Showcase | Berkeley

Mixed Media Mixer is a free monthly live music & art event in Berkeley, which aims to bring together artists across many platforms with the intention of collaboration.
Live Music:

2:00 Ariel Wang
2:30 Kyle M. Terrizzi
3:05 Dear Indugu (acoustic set)
3:40 East Bay Special
4:15 Desiree Wattis
4:50 Chonk
5:25 Mister …

2014 Bay Area Science Fest: Virtual Reality Demo | 2014
Sunday, October 26 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Stanford Virtual Human Interaction Lab
2014 Bay Area Science Fest: Virtual Reality Demo | 2014

At Stanford’s Virtual Human Interaction Lab, researchers use virtual reality (VR) to study the behavioral effects of immersive media.
Free, but an RSVP is required. RSVPs are now sold out. Tour is limited to 20 attendees.
Visitors should be prepared to walk a virtual plank, fly around a virtual …

World Series Game 5: Giants vs. Royals Game Watch Party
Sunday, October 26 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with Facebook RSVP
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
World Series Game 5: Giants vs. Royals Game Watch Party

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

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, October 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
'90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.

Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth Sunday of the month. Watch some ’90s Simpsons and answer some trivia if you ...

Humans vs. Zombies: Halloween Editon w/ Snacks & Scary Makeup | UC Berkeley
Humans vs. Zombies: Halloween Editon w/ Snacks & Scary Makeup | UC Berkeley

Just in time for Halloween, Humans vs. Zombies is coming to the UC Berkeley campus. This fun game pits teams of humans against teams of ‘zombies’ in a cross between tag, scavenger hunt, and assassins.
Free, but pre-registration is required. Sign up as a team of 5 or …

Opera on Tap: Halloween Gender-Swap Opera Night | SF
Sunday, October 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Maggie McGarry's Irish Pub
Opera on Tap: Halloween Gender-Swap Opera Night | SF

Please note, this event will be at Maggie McGarry’s, not The Royale.

Halloween Costume MC Hip-Hop & Beatbox Battle | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, October 26 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Boom Boom Room
Halloween Costume MC Hip-Hop & Beatbox Battle | Boom Boom Room

MCs get decked out in their Halloween costumes to compete with their raps and rhymes at “Return of the Cypher” with a $100 prize to the best rap in character.

Win Tix: Sunday Mass: Halloween Disco Bloodbath | SF
Sunday, October 26 – 10:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $20 presale.
| Public Works
Sunday Mass: Halloween Disco Bloodbath | SF

The Sunday Mass crew is back and bloodier than ever, with a special Halloween edition.
For “Slaughter House” they are packing Public Works with creepy and clever art, some of ace music talent (Robert Jeffrey / BLAUS / TRACER / superinto.it) that will have you dancing …

Monday, October 27

RSVP Deadline: “Pancakes & Politics” November Ballot Talk | SF
Monday, October 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)
RSVP Deadline:

Pancakes & Politics is an informal San Francisco community discussion of what’s next to every voting box on the November 4th ballot. It’ll be happening on Nov 2– but first, they must know– can you participate?
The deadline to RSVP is October 27, 2014. Don’t miss …

Roxie Theater Blood Drive: Give a Pint, Get a Ticket | Mission Dist.
Monday, October 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Roxie Theater
Roxie Theater Blood Drive: Give a Pint, Get a Ticket | Mission Dist.

Come join the Roxie Blood Feast and let the bloodletting begin as the SF Blood Center invites you to give a pint and get a ticket to the Roxie’s Halloween presentation, Herschell Gordon Lewis’ cult sleeper, Blood Feast (or any other feature showing at the Roxie). On …

Tuesday, October 28

2014 Bay Area Science Festival: Free Events | Tuesday, Oct. 28
Tuesday, October 28 – 2:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
2014 Bay Area Science Festival: Free Events | Tuesday, Oct. 28

Free events on Tuesday, October 28, 2014

2 pm: Science @ Farmers Markets -  Berkeley
3 pm: Thinking Sound - Berkeley
3:30 pm: SFPUC’s New Sustainable Headquarter Tour -  San Francisco
6 pm: Boy on Ice: Concussion & Sports - Menlo Park

2014 Day of the Dead Party: Aztec Dance, Altar & Costume Making | Berkeley
Tuesday, October 28 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | South Berkeley Farmers' Market
2014 Day of the Dead Party: Aztec Dance, Altar & Costume Making | Berkeley

Honor passed loved ones and ancestors at the annual Dia de los Muertos celebration featuring a number of hands-on activities for the whole family on Tuesday, October 28, 2014.
In addition, a community altar by artist and youth activist Emma Gomez will pay tribute to community members …

Zombie Yoga on the Embarcadero | SF
Tuesday, October 28 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations are optional, zombie costumes are required
| Cupid's Span
Zombie Yoga on the Embarcadero | SF

Come join your fellow zombies for the first ever–and therefore, the biggest and best – Zombie Yoga Class, hosted by #YogabytheBay, and led by yoga instructor, Sarah Young. Why else did you think it was called Corpse Pose?
The yoga is by donation, and zombie costumes …

Ghostbusters Quote-Along Movie & Costume Night | Menlo Park
Tuesday, October 28 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free in costume, or $5 without. There will be a special “Fun Pack” for those who RSVP in advance.
| Menlo-Atherton Performing Arts Center (PAC)
Ghostbusters Quote-Along Movie & Costume Night | Menlo Park

Come dressed in character as you act-along and quote-along to our favorite ghost removal service movie (sing it…) – Ghostbusters!
Free in costume, or $5 without. There will be a special “Fun Pack” for those who RSVP in advance.
Quote-along events are presented with a pre-show introduction …

SF History Night: San Francisco History Association
Tuesday, October 28 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 for general public. Free if you're an SFHA member
| St. Philip's Church
SF History Night: San Francisco History Association

The San Francisco History Association hosts monthly talks which explore our city’s enchanting history in depth. Each month, a local history expert hosts a themed talk usually accompanied by a slide show with light refreshments. Monthly presentations cover a dizzyingly diverse variety of SF history ...

6th Anniversary Comedy Showcase in 3D & Costume Contest | SF
Tuesday, October 28 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Neck Of The Woods
6th Anniversary Comedy Showcase in 3D & Costume Contest | SF

Celebrate the 6th Anniversary of Comedy at Neck Of The Woods in 3D – yes, you’ll get free 3D glasses.
There will be a Halloween costume contest with prizes, and Tuesday Happy Hour specials from 6-8 pm.

Wednesday, October 29

Final Paws on the Square: Doggie Musical Chairs & Puppy Pampering | Oakland
Wednesday, October 29 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Final Paws on the Square: Doggie Musical Chairs & Puppy Pampering | Oakland

Pet owners and their pups are invited to enjoy festive, four-legged fun at Jack London Square’s Paws on the Square every Wednesday in October 2014. This month-long series will fill the Oakland waterfront with free tips, tricks and puppy pampering on Wednesday evenings including doggy ...

2014 Halloween Ghost Walk at City Hall | SF
Wednesday, October 29 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted.
| San Francisco City Hall
2014 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. Hear snippets from interviews with city employees that detail chilling paranormal activity. 
2014 Halloween Ghost Walk at City Hall
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 …

2014 Bay Area Science Fest: Trivia Night | SoMa
Wednesday, October 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but bring money for food and drinks.
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
2014 Bay Area Science Fest: Trivia Night | SoMa

Ready to put your science smarts to the test? Ask a Scientist will be celebrating the Bay Area Science Festival the best way they know how — with a boisterous science trivia contest hosted by Robin Marks of Discovery Street Tours.
It’s just like a pub …