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Saturday, October 25

2014 “Come Out & Play” Saturday: All-Day Game Festival | SF
Saturday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP may be required for some games.
| Civic Center (SF)
2014

The Come Out & Play Festival is back celebrating a fifth year of bringing play to the Bay with new and innovative real-world games happening on Fulton Street between Hyde and Larkin at Civic Center in the heart of San Francisco. 2014 Come Out & ...

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 …

Mayhem Mansion: Twisted Tours of 1886 Haas-Lilienthal House | SF
Saturday, October 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5 off*
*Regular price: $18 adv / $25 door for adults - Use code FUNCHEAPSF for $5 off tickets
| Haas-Lilienthal House
Mayhem Mansion: Twisted Tours of 1886 Haas-Lilienthal House | SF

For only the second time ever, the 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 …

“Stairway Walks in San Francisco” New Edition Book Talk | SF
Saturday, October 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Facebook RSVP requested, but not required
| Green Apple Books

Green Apple Books celebrates the newest edition of Stairway Walks in San Francisco with co-author Mary Burk. Ms. Burk will take you on a captivating architectural, historical, pop culture, and horticultural journey from our very own neighborhood and beyond.
Free, with an RSVP is requested, but not …

Win Tix: The Tempest: Futuristic African-American Shakespeare Theatre | SF
Saturday, October 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets.
| Buriel Clay Theatre
The Tempest: Futuristic African-American Shakespeare Theatre | SF

The African-American Shakespeare Company continues its tradition of “enhancing the classics with color” and celebrates its 20th anniversary with a production of The Tempest set in the year 2020.
SYCORAX, the mother of all multi-product industrial conglomerates, based in Milan, is under investigation for dumping tons …

Win Tix: 2014 Zombie Vegas Prom: Live Swing & Tartlettes Candy Girls | SF
Saturday, October 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $20.
| Verdi Club
2014 Zombie Vegas Prom: Live Swing & Tartlettes Candy Girls | SF

The Verdi Club hosts the 6th Annual San Francisco Zombie Prom: Vegas, featuring live music from Slim Jenkins & The Rumble Strippers on Saturday October 25, 2014.
Dress in your favorite 1950s-1960s Vegas Zombie theme costume and enter the costume contest at midnight. They’ll have DJ Rockin’ …

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 …

Win Tix: Bardot A Go Go Anniversary Party: ’60s French Pop & The Devil-ettes | Rickshaw Stop
Saturday, October 25 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets; regular cost, $10
| Rickshaw Stop
Bardot A Go Go Anniversary Party: '60s French Pop & The Devil-ettes | Rickshaw Stop

Called “Best Substitute for a Parisian Disco” by the Bay Guardian and “carbonated, contagious” by SF Weekly, “Bardot a Go Go” celebrates its 16th year of playing swinging ’60s French pop from the likes of Serge Gainsbourg, Jacques Dutronc, and of course Brigitte Bardot. Shagadelic attire encouraged …

Win Tix: Truth & Salvage Co.: Southern Rock & Winning Harmonies | The Chapel
Saturday, October 25 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $15
| The Chapel
Truth & Salvage Co.: Southern Rock & Winning Harmonies | The Chapel

Afraid of destruction? Doom got ya down? Flirting with disaster on the dark side of town? Truth & Salvage Co. is just the band to keep the bad times from getting you down. Something resilient and genuinely hopeful reaches out from this West Coast-dappled, Southern-tinged outfit.
They are steadfast …

Win Tix: Halloween Massive: 13th Annual Dance Party | SF
Saturday, October 25 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Save 25% off tickets with discount code FUNCHEAP
| The Westin San Francisco
Halloween Massive: 13th Annual Dance Party | SF

Celebrate your Halloween early at this 13th annual massive with over 20,000 square feet of party space, an insane sound system and a costume contest along with two dance floors with top 40 music plus house and club hits.
> Funcheap Hookup: Save 25% on tickets …

Sunday, October 26

Bay Area Science Festival 2014: Free Events | Sunday, Oct. 26
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Bay Area Science Festival 2014: Free Events | Sunday, Oct. 26

Free Events on Sunday, October 26, 2014

9 am: Wright Canyon Hike - Clayton
9 am: Science @ Farmers Markets - Oakland
10 am: BioBlitzing at Muir Woods -  Mill Valley
10 am: Wetland Tour - Alviso
Noon: Hawk Talk & Banding Demo - Sausalito
Noon: Marin Headland’s Native Plants - Sausalito
1:30 pm: Invented in San Francisco …

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Mission Bay & Vistacion Valley Residents
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Mission Bay & Vistacion Valley Residents

Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall of each year. So that means as long as you have a driver’s license or other proof ...

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, …

Costume Party, Pumpkin Patch & 2-for-1 Cocktails | Treasure Island Flea
Sunday, October 26 – 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 …

SF Open Studios 2014 | SoMa, Tenderloin, Potrero Hill, Dogpatch & Bayview
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco
SF Open Studios 2014 | SoMa, Tenderloin, Potrero Hill, Dogpatch & Bayview

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 on Saturdays and Sundays, from October 11 to November 9, 2014. Each weekend, art patrons, ...

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. San Francisco Pumpkin Carving Festival October 25 & 26, 2014 Pershing Square, The Presidio, SF Free, but an RSVP ...

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 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 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 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 …

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 …

2014 Family Halloween Folk Concert | The Park Chalet
Sunday, October 26 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Park Chalet
2014 Family Halloween Folk Concert | The Park Chalet

Dress up in costume and enjoy a free family Halloween party and folk concert with live music by Charity and the JAMband at The Park Chalet in Golden Gate park on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
At each concert, Charity and the JAMband present a magical mix of …

’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 ...