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Tuesday, October 24

American History in Golden Gate Park | October 2017 Walking Tour Month
Tuesday, October 24 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Conservatory of Flowers
American History in Golden Gate Park | October 2017 Walking Tour Month
Here are statues, plaques, monuments and trees in Golden Gate Park that commemorate events in American history. This two hour walk takes you to sites familiar and unfamiliar to most visitors. Come for a nice walk in the Park as we review American history. Meet in ...
Cookies & Comedy Night | SF
Tuesday, October 24 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Brainwash Cafe
Cookies & Comedy Night | SF

Cookies and Comedy is a top notch comedy show highlighted by comics who in addition to having great material also have stage personas with a lot of flavor. This flavor is celebrated by bringing in some oven baked cookies for free. The show takes place at ...

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 ...
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.

Wednesday, October 25

Final $1 Book Sale of the Season | SF Main Library
Wednesday, October 25 – 11:00 am | Cost: $1*
*$1 for books & media. Free entrance.
| San Francisco Main Public Library
Final $1 Book Sale of the Season | SF Main Library

Starting this April, the San Francisco Public Library host weekly Wednesday Steps Sales, located at the Larkin Street entrance to the Main Library. All books and media are just $1 or less each and all proceeds from Steps Sales benefit the San Francisco Public Library. ...

Thursday, October 26

2017 Día de los Muertos Exhibit: 25+ Altars & 50+ Artists | SOMArts
Thursday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | SOMArts Cultural Center
2017 Día de los Muertos Exhibit: 25+ Altars & 50+ Artists | SOMArts

Now in its 18th year, the annual Day of the Dead exhibition at SOMArts Cultural Center, October 6–November 9, 2017, merges traditional Mexican altars with contemporary art installations to present a visually stimulating array of perspectives remembering, honoring, and celebrating the dead. Inspired by cherished ...

2017 LGBTQ Career Fair: Diverse Networking & LinkedIn Profile Makeovers | SF
Thursday, October 26 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| LinkedIn HQ
2017 LGBTQ Career Fair: Diverse Networking & LinkedIn Profile Makeovers | SF
Prepare yourself to participate in the nation’s largest LGBTQ Career Fair at the SF LGBT Center where they’ll showcase leading Bay Area employers dedicated to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The event will also provide LGBTQ and allied job seekers the opportunity to network and ...
Haunted TechShop: Waterjet Pumpkin Carving & Rock Candy Making | SF
Thursday, October 26 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | TechShop
Haunted TechShop: Waterjet Pumpkin Carving & Rock Candy Making | SF
Everyone is invited to trick or treat with TechShop SF on Thursday, October 26, 2017. Enjoy hands on activities like rock candy making, paper masks, and much more. See the waterjet pumpkin carving contest and be sure to dress up for the costume parade and contest, and you could ...
Exploratorium After Dark: Science Fiction Turned Fact | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Science Fiction Turned Fact | Pier 15
Ever wondered where your flying car or rocket belt is? Join the Exploratorium at Full-Spectrum Science with Ron Hipschman: Science Fiction Turned Fact.
2017 Halloween Ghost Walk at City Hall | SF
Thursday, October 26 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted.
| San Francisco City Hall
2017 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. Instead of history and architecture, hear snippets from interviews with building employees that detail chilling paranormal activity. You will be amazed–and ...

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 ...
2017 Dia de Los Muertos: Face Painting & Hand Carving Demonstration| Mexican Museum
Friday, October 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Mexican Museum
2017 Dia de Los Muertos: Face Painting & Hand Carving Demonstration| Mexican Museum
The Mexican Museum as it celebrates Dia de los Muertos. Show your best Day of the Dead attire for this FREE kid-friendly holiday event. Enjoy free drinks and light appetizers while enjoying all the art and culture The Mexican Museum has to offer, including the new ...
Friday Movie in the Park: “Star Wars: Rogue One” | McCoppin Sq.
Friday, October 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | McCoppin Square
Friday Movie in the Park:

Enjoy free movies at McCoppin Square in the Sunset District happening on the first four Fridays in October 2017. Movies begin at sunset, approximately 7:15 pm, but come early as the fun starts at 6 pm. Grab your family and friends, and don’t forget to bring some popcorn and ...

San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.
Friday, October 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist
San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.

Join the SF Beard and Mustache Club for a monthly gathering at Zeitgeist at 7 pm every last Friday of the month. If you have a beard or mustache, if you like beards and mustaches, or if you want a beard or mustache, then by all means ...

Saturday, October 28

San Francisco’s Annual Financial Planning Days | Main Library
Saturday, October 28 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| San Francisco Main Public Library
San Francisco's Annual Financial Planning Days | Main Library
The City and County of San Francisco and the Financial Planning Association of San Francisco invite you to attend San Francisco Financial Planning Day where you’ll be able to meet one-on-one with dozens of highly qualified Certified Financial Planner™ professionals to discuss your personal finance ...
Treasure Island Flea: Spook-tacular Halloween Market & Costume Party
Saturday, October 28 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
Treasure Island Flea: Spook-tacular Halloween Market & Costume Party
Boo! TI Flea celebrates a spook-tacular halloween market. Join us for trick or treating at the vendor’s booths, costume contests, witches brews drink specials and much, much more. RSVP on Facebook (Click “Going”) to enter to win a $100 spree. Winner announced Friday.
2017 Fall Harvest Artisan Food Festival | Nob Hill
Saturday, October 28 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Cheese Plus
2017 Fall Harvest Artisan Food Festival | Nob Hill
Enjoy food samples and meet the Bay Area’s top food artisans at Cheese Plus’ 13th Annual Fall Harvest Artisan Food Festival. 2017 Fall Harvest Artisan Food Festival Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 11 am to 3 pm Cheese Plus, 2001 Polk St, San Francisco FREE Drop by and taste the ...
SF Open Studios 2017 | Dogpatch, Potrero Hill, Bernal Heights, Outer Mission
Saturday, October 28 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco
SF Open Studios 2017 | Dogpatch, Potrero Hill, Bernal Heights, Outer Mission

SF Open Studios is the oldest and largest open studios program in the country, featuring an annual, month-long, city-wide art event that showcases over 800 emerging and established San Francisco artists in their studios over four weekends in October and November. Each weekend, art patrons, admirers, and collectors ...

Free Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, October 28 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Golden Gate Park
Free Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park

Take yourself outside and into the beauty of this city’s heart and soul. Practice yoga under the trees and let the ocean air sooth and invigorate you. This class expertly blends breathing and movement, strength and grace, imagination and form. You will gain a personal ...

Farley’s 27th Annual Pet Parade | Potrero Hill
Saturday, October 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Farley's Coffee (SF)
Farley’s 27th Annual Pet Parade | Potrero Hill
The 27th Annual Farley’s Pet Parade and Costume Contest on Saturday, October 28, 2017. The Parade begins at 18th and Arkansas at 1 pm. The annual costume contest immediately follows the parade with trophies and pet treats for all participants. Each year the parade and contest grows in size and grandeur. Come ...
Mt. Davidson Hiking Tour | SF City Guide
Saturday, October 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Mount Davidson Summit Cross
Mt. Davidson Hiking Tour | SF City Guide
Explore the inspired history of San Francisco’s highest hill on this hike through a 38-acre nature preserve to the amazing view and gigantic monument at its 938 ft. high summit. Steep trails which can be windy and muddy. Wear a jacket and sturdy shoes. No restrooms ...
Live in the Castro: Dirty Cello | Jane Warner Plaza
Saturday, October 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
Live in the Castro: Dirty Cello | Jane Warner Plaza
Get down & dirty with the down home blues of Dirty Cello. Starting with a bang and never stopping, Dirty Cello features the virtuosic cello stylings of Rebecca Roudman, one of the San Francisco bay area’s most exciting cross-over cellists. Dirty Cello takes you on ...
2017 Festival of Rock Posters | Golden Gate Park
2017 Festival of Rock Posters | Golden Gate Park
San Francisco will be forever known worldwide for the “Summer of Love,” which was a defining moment of the 1960’s. Come re-live this era and celebrate the psychedelic art, as well as contemporary rock art, at the Festival of Rock Posters, sponsored by the Rock ...
2017 “Journey to The End Of The Night” | SF
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 ...
Brave New Jokes: Comedy Showcase | Mission Dist.
Saturday, October 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$2 with code "funcheapbaby" on Eventbrite; otherwise, it's $5.
| Darger Bar
Brave New Jokes: Comedy Showcase | Mission Dist.

Brave New Jokes is a premier comedy showcase hosted by Michael Brandon (SJ Improv) and Nicole Calasich (SF Punchline) at the Dear Mom in the Mission. Every fourth Saturday of the month, they feature a diverse range of comedians from Bay Area headliners to comedians from ...

“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF
Saturday, October 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $5
| Murphy's Pub
“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF

Nightlife on Mars is a weekly comedy show at Murphy’s Pub, produced by local comics Joe Nguyen, Red Scott, and Natasha Muse. The three members of Nightlife on Mars are the triptych that represents the spiritual base of the San Francisco comedy scene. Between them, ...

Halloween Costume Dance Party | Milk Bar
Saturday, October 28 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 with costume, $10 without.
| Milk Bar
Halloween Costume Dance Party | Milk Bar
Put on your Halloween costume and dancing shoes and spend your night grooving at the Milk Bar in the Haight from 9 pm on October 28, 2017. They are at it again, bringing you this time; a Halloween Costume Party.  There’s plenty of party options during halloween, ...
Superheroes & Villains Halloween Party | Hustler Club
Superheroes & Villains Halloween Party | Hustler Club
Larry Flynt’s SF Hustler Club is hosting their annual themed Halloween Afterhours Night and in 2017 the theme is Superheroes & Villains.  Cost: Come with your best superhero or villain costume to get an admission discount. Costume contest gets a free bottle ($450 value). It all goes down ...

Sunday, October 29

Rare Tenderloin Guided Tour: Part II | SF City Guides
Sunday, October 29 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| McAllister & Leavenworth
Rare Tenderloin Guided Tour: Part II | SF City Guides
Explore the Tenderloin’s isolated rural village beginnings and its years as a quiet residential and small business neighborhood. Find out how it morphed into San Francisco’s hotel and silk stocking entertainment and vice district, how it became part of the mean streets in the last half ...
Treasure Island Flea: Spook-tacular Halloween Market & Costume Party
Sunday, October 29 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
Treasure Island Flea: Spook-tacular Halloween Market & Costume Party
Boo! TI Flea celebrates a spook-tacular halloween market. Join us for trick or treating at the vendor’s booths, costume contests, witches brews drink specials and much, much more. RSVP on Facebook (Click “Going”) to enter to win a $100 spree. Winner announced Friday.